OXON HILL, Md. – JB Hoops Rose won the Pool ZZ championship at USJN 17U Girls Nationals on the strength of the tie-breaker edge it gained with a 40-34 victory over New Jersey Belles.
Tournament officials posted the standings, making official what had been reported here.
The Belles outscored their other four opponents, 183-92, but the first tiebreaker is head-to-head and JB Hoops had the edge there. The final standings, in order once ties were broken:
JB Hoops Rose (PA) 4-1
New Jersey Belles 16 Truhan 4-1
CTAB Elite 16 (VA) 3-2
Huskies 16 Hamel (MA) 3-2
Winston-Salem Stealers 16 Role (NC) 1-4
Philly Roots 16 (PA) 0-5