LYNN HAVEN, Fla- A group of local hoopsters will head to Orlando for the AAU National Championships next week.
The Lynn Haven Wildcats are hoping to come back home with that national title. The team is made up of both the 7th and 8th grade Wildcat squads. The 7th grade team won the state championship back in May, while the 8th graders took home runner-up in their division. The team took home the state title last year during an undefeated season.
They came up just short in the national tournament in Memphis last year, and are hoping to win it this season. The championships will be held in Orlando from the July 14 till the 21st. The team plans to leave for the tournament July 13th.
If you would like to help the Wildcats get to nationals you can contact Coach Howard Steele at 850-819-7210.