Loudoun County, Va. (December 3, 2014) – Congratulations to the D1 Sports & Athletics (D1SA) 8th grade Spartan Elite boys on winning the 3rd Place AAU National Title.
D1SA Spartan Elite competed during the 2014 spring and summer seasons to qualify and receive a bid to compete in the prestigious AAU National Championship, which took place July 29 – August 1, 2014, in Hampton, Va.
At Nationals, the players competed against other teams from West Virginia, New York, Long Island, Connecticut, Kentucky, Tennessee and Massachusetts. During the National Championship, the 8th Grade D1SA Spartan Elite team won all of their games except for one loss to the 2nd place team by four points.
Congratulations to the boys on their National Title, as well as the many tournament championships won around the DMV this past spring and summer. Good luck to these players as they start their high school careers in Loudoun County!
D1SA Spartan Elite 8th Grade Boys
Players: Aaron Maisus (30), Billy Walker (6), Dominic Peterson (2), George Richardson (21), Jalen Williams (9), Jayde Pierre (7), Jordan Miller (11), Justin Conner (10), Kellis Martin (15), Marthell Hicks (31), Matthew Traub (24).