Schedules have been set for the pool play portion of the USJN Nationals where the JB Hoops National 17U girls team will wrap up what has been a highly successful season.
JB Hoops is 21-1 through four of its five live events this season, winning its pool or bracket three times and placing second another time.
The USJN 17U Girls Nationals are scheduled for July 20-23 at the Gaylord Convention Center at National Harbor in Oxon Hill, Md., just outside Washington, D.C.
JB Hoops had its top team advance to bracket play at USJN Nationals for the first time in 2017 with a second-place finish in its pool, then topped that performance last year by winning its pool and advancing to the tournament’s championship bracket.
JB Hoops will take two its two national teams to the event with JB Hoops Bucci playing in the 17U division and JB Hoops Rose competing in 16U.
Both teams will have five pool play games to try to advance to the bracket competition that is conducted on the final day.
JB Hoops Bucci is in Pool G with teams from Massachusetts, North Carolina, Kentucky, Texas and New Jersey.
JB Hoops Rose is in Pool ZZ with teams from Philadelphia, North Carolina, Virginia, New Jersey and Massachusetts.
The complete schedule for pool play:
JB HOOPS BUCCI, Pool G
Saturday, July 20, 6 p.m. – vs. Frenzy 17 Black (Mass.)
Sunday, July 21, 11:25 a.m. – vs. Carolina Waves 17 BSTT (N.C.)
Sunday, July 21, 2:50 p.m. – vs. Legacy Elite 17 (Ky.)
Monday, July 22, 8 a.m. – vs. CyFair Elite 17 Platinum O’Bryant (Tex.)
Mon, July 22, 11:25 a.m. – vs. Freedom 17 Red (N.J.)
JB HOOPS ROSE, Pool ZZ
Saturday, 6 p.m. – Winston-Salem Stealers 16 Role (N.C.)
Sunday, 5:10 p.m. – CTAB Elite 16 (Va.)
Sunday, 8:40 p.m. – Belles 16 Truhan (N.J.)
Monday, 5:10 p.m. – Philadelphia Roots (Pa.)
Monday, 8:40 p.m. – Huskies 16 Hamel (Mass.)