DME Sports Academy hosted the first Grind Session tournament this weekend in a Friday-Saturday with participating teams from coast to coast in Florida.
The first game on Friday, Feb 9 tipped off at 3:00 pm against TSA and Glove Prep high school. Glove Prep closed out the game 79 – 66.
DME Post Grad National suited up for one of the most anticipated games of the year yesterday against No #9 ranked IMG Academy. PG National protected their home court with a victory 85-72.
PG National came out strong in the beginning of the first half, creating a 13 point lead 27-14 with great defensive plays.
DME Sports Academy HS National Team and PG National Team each played three tough games this weekend, as part of their first of many national events. They traveled to Connecticut and took part in the Power Five Tip Off tournament along with Putnam Science which is ranked 4th in the country, Woodstock Academy ranked 5th, Redemption Christian, and Commonwealth Academy.
Post Grad Head Coach Wesam Al Sous said that the experience of playing three strong games in 3 days is essential and serves as a good foundation to build on for the next events.
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