Ty Warwick of Spartans TT Basketball Club had a once in a lifetime opportunity to train and compete with U.S. based AAU Girls team, Ubuntu Girls Basketball Academy last week in Maryland.
After a week of intense training they played in the preliminary rounds on Saturday 16th June and semis and finals on Sunday 17th June in the AAU, Summer Slam Tournament in Washington DC, hosted at the St. Albans High School.
Team Ubuntu went on to capture the Summer Slam title defeating DLP Panthers in the finals on Sunday 17th June 2018.
With this win they have secured their spot in the East Coast Nationals Championship in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania from the 29th June to 1st July 2018.
Ty's best showing was in the semi-final game against Triple Threat Tigers scoring 5pts, 4 rebounds and 3 steals.
Her showing at the qualifiers has earned her a spot on the final roster of Coach Solomon's Ubuntu Girls team for the championship run.