Follow the U16 USA Team
by Vicky Showalter, coach's wife
Tuesday, June 4, 2013
The Final 12!
Named to the 2013 U.S. U16 squad were: Thomas Bryant(Bishop Kearney H.S. / Rochester, N.Y.); Terrance Ferguson (Prime Prep Academy / Flower Mound, Texas); Daniel Giddens (Wheeler H.S. / Mableton, Ga.); Harry Giles (Wesleyan Christian Academy / Winston-Salem, N.C.); Josh Jackson (Consortium College Prep / Southfield, Mich.); V.J. King (St. Vincent - St. Mary H.S. / Akron, Ohio); Malik Newman (Callaway H.S. / Jackson, Miss.); Ivan Rabb (Bishop O’Dowd H.S. / Oakland, Calif.); Devearl Ramsey (Sierra Canyon H.S. / Los Angeles, Calif.); Diamond Stone (Dominican H.S. / Milwaukee, Wis.); Jayson Tatum Chaminade College Prep / St. Louis, Mo.) and Seventh Woods (Hammond School / Columbia, S.C.).
The 12-member USA U16 National Team will compete in the 2013 FIBA Americas U16 Championship, which will be played June 11-15 in Maldonado, Uruguay. Two-time defending gold medalist at the biennial event that was launched in 2009, the U.S. owns an unblemished 10-0 all-time record at the FIBA Americas U16 Championship.