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Congratulations to the 06 Premier Boys for being finalists, playing up a year, in Blackhawks Tournament
Congratulations to 01 Premier Boys Teal for winning the Blackhawks Tournament
Congratulations to the Arizona Arsenal 03 Select Boys for winning the Blackhawks Tournament.
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Arizona Arsenal players Alex Sampson (Left), Ethan Wilson (Center) and America Sanchez (Right) were named to the All Tournament team at the 2015 ODP Region IV Championships. Alex Sampson who is a member of the Arizona Arsenal 02 Premier Girls Teal team was named to the ODP Region IV 02 Girls all tournament team. Ethan Wilson who is a member of the Arizona Arsenal 00 Premier Boys Teal team was named to the ODP Region IV 99 Boys all tournament team and America Sanchez who is a member of the Arizona Arsenal 00 Premier Girls Teal team was named to the ODP Region IV 00 Girls all tournament team.
Arsenal alum Sidney Parsons speaks to Arsenal Girls at the first Arsenal basketball camp about her days with Arsenal and college basketball career at the University of Bridgeport where she started 112 consecutive games at point guard, finished with a 4.0 GPA, and was nominated as a Rhodes Scholar. Following her dream of being a professional athlete she is currently contracted to play in the women’s pro basketball leagues in Germany and Australia where she has set assist records and is averaging 20 points per game. Her advice to the girls was “Work hard and keep working hard.”
Sidney played seven years for the Arsenal and graduated from Hamilton HS with offers to play both college basketball and soccer. Her coaches at Arsenal were Brett Hughes and Jeff Perry. She currently lives in Germany in the winter where she also coaches the German Women’s National U17 Basketball team, and yes she speaks fluent German. During the summer she plays professionally in Australia.