Close game against Combine school Charlotte North Carolina.
We lost in over time by 1. The Combine players were a very friendly group of boys aspiring to achieve College basketball scholarships.
Hunter College Game
Game in New York against Hunter College.
Both verses of our national anthem sung with pride. Boys won both games
New York City
Our basketball players have arrived in New York City.
Since arriving, the group has been doing some sightseeing.
Ground zero NYC was a moving experience for our students.
They were lucky to be invited to go court side with the Houston Rockets.
It was a unique experience for our students who were able to watch the NBA players warm up. Not everyone gets to be this close to Dwight Howard and the team.
Braemar Girls’ Basketball Success
Claire Klusik and Jordyn McIntosh were part of the Southern Cross Star girls team who won 41-30 against Georgetown High.
ON TO NEW YORK
Just about to land in NYC. Big week ahead with a game and school day at Hunter College, community work at a Harlem food bank and 9/11 memorial tour.
Thank you Texas for your hospitality, especially Coney Keck for organising our family stays.
Our Basketball team made the news on local television in Texas.
OUT AND ABOUT IN THE USA
Our basketball players have been to watch some great games since arriving in the United States.
NCAA College game – Arlington Texas
Dallas Cowboys game and breakfast beforehand.
At Tullamarine airport 1 December
Last training and team photos before flying out to Dallas Texas tomorrow.
Claire Klusik and Jordyn Mcintosh are travelling with the group but playing with a combined Australian girls team, Peninsular Southern Stars.
Our players have been training hard for their upcoming basketball tour of the USA.
Our Braemar College basketball players are looking forward with anticipation to their upcoming USA basketball tour departing 1 December.
We’ll be playing some great teams at some amazing venues.
Thanks to our sponsors, Kieser Training, Community Initiated Solutions and Williamsons Foodworks who are making this trip possible.