There’s a chill in the air at Triple Crown Sports headquarters this time of year, but we manage to stay warm with thoughts of all the amazing experiences we had in 2016. To the ever-growing number of players, coaches and parents who honor us with their presence at our events, we say thank you very
There’s a long history of the TC MSNM Basketball series providing what every club program needs to feel like their time and energy has been valued. What will your parents require in 2017? What do your players need to build competitive skills and be seen by college recruiters? MSNM events bring excellent teams together, where
The MSNM tournaments do a lot of things correctly, like securing top-notch facilities and bringing the right college coaches to events in approved NCAA recruiting windows. But we’re not flawless – and our increase in entry fees for 2016 was our mistake. We have too much history and passion for girls basketball to just sit
Triple Crown Sports officials announced Thursday an agreement to partner with Boulder Rockies Basketball, a prominent Colorado basketball club developing female leaders through the sport since 1987, and the 2015 USJN/Nike National Champions. “Our partnership with the Rockies will give athletes along the Front Range and southern Wyoming a powerful resource to better learn and thrive in
With the first of our four MSNM basketball events about three months away, please take a moment to review our “Stay-To- Play” lodging policy. Teams traveling more than 100 miles from the tournament are required to stay at one of Triple Crown’s approved lodging partners. We have contracted with a range of hotels to secure
Name: Tiani Alvarez Team Name: Cascade Christian Sport: Basketball, softball, track and field, volleyball, soccer, cross country Age: 17 Favorite Food: Mexican Favorite Athlete: Blake Griffin Favorite Movie: Love and Basketball Question 1: Tell us what you like the most about your sport and your team – what keeps you coming back even after demanding workouts or tough
Triple Crown Sports salutes the players and coaches who bring passion and skill to our events: Name: Camrynne Mack Team Name: EJ Hoops (Highlands Ranch, CO) Sport: Basketball Age: 15 Favorite Food: Any Spanish food Favorite Athlete: Klay Thompson, Kobe Bryant Favorite Movie: Glory Road, The Game Stands Tall Question 1: Tell us what you
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Following a championship win in the All-Star Division by the Royal team, it was time for the Spokane Stars Blue squad, coached by program founder Ron Adams, to see if they could get the tournament sweep and capture the Elite Division at the TC MSNM Western Championships. That is exactly what
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – The Spokane Stars Royal concluded the 2015 TC MSNM Western Championships with a perfect 7-0 record and an All-Star Division title to boot. The Stars defeated the Northwest Blazers Ice, 61-34, in the championship game this afternoon played at the Town and Country Resort and Convention Center in San Diego, CA.
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Over the 13 years of the TC MSNM Western Championships hosted in San Diego, CA, the event has drawn teams from all over the world including China, New Zealand, France and others. This year was no different – of the more than 165 teams in attendance, a unique international flavor included Canada,
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Coastal Elite 17U Premier from Escondido, CA, defeated Bakersfield OGDL, 62-47, in the Elite Orca Bracket quarterfinals today during the 2015 TC MSNM Western Championships in San Diego. Coastal started the game in a quick 10-point hole, trailing the feisty OGDL team from California, 17-7. OGDL went on an 11-1 run
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – OC Elite Nationals (5-1) from Lake Forest, CA, knocked off Solano Elite (3-3) in the quarterfinal matchup today in the Elite Orca Bracket, 58-39. OC Elite will face Coastal Elite in the semifinals; the winner advances to the Elite Division championship game slated for tomorrow (Thursday, July 30) at 1:00 p.m. PT.
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – The Columbia Cascades concluded Day 2 of the TC MSNM Western Championships in San Diego with a perfect 3-0 record, highlighted by a 56-52 victory over a stout Oregon Elite Navy squad. On Monday, the Cascades opened pool play with a commanding 51-21 win over Bakersfield OGDL, moving them into the Elite Dolphin
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – The Alaska Lady Hoops 17 Gold, a team from Eagle River, AK, a community within the Municipality of Anchorage, has one goal in mind entering the 2015 TC MSNM Western Championships, and that’s to bring home the Elite Division champions trophy. While a 4-0 record is a good start, head coach
This time of year most of the nation fixates on sports involving diamonds, baseballs and softballs. In the Pacific Northwest, the attention swings indoors for the 18th annual MSNM National Championships, July 10-13. Seventeen years running, the Puget Sound has hosted the top athletes in a very competitive setting for youth women’s basketball. This year,