G.A.T.A. IV Places 1st in the San Antonio Rohawks " We Like to Ball" Tournament, July 13-15, 2007

G.A.T.A. IV begins pool play looking to even the score against a local rival the San Antonio Mustangs and makes a big statement by beating the horses by 20 points (50-30). The second pool play game had G.A.T.A. IV pitted against the 11U Ro-Hawks team, which was playing up an age division. This game was a run-a-way, G.A.T.A. IV won by a 48-15 score. Looking for the first place seed G.A.T.A. IV again claims an easy victory, this time against the Rhythm beating them 56-11.

Headed into bracket play with the number one seed G.A.T.A. IV meets-up with a Fort Worth team called the Force. G.A.T.A. IV beats the Force 53-31, earning a trip to the semifinals and a rematch with the 12U SA Rohawks. This year G.A.T.A. IV owns the head-to-head match-ups (2-1) and improved it’s record by again beating the birds 35-31. The Championship Game featured a very tall McAllen team. The McAllen Hoopsters earn a trip to the finals by beating the SA Roadrunnners (semifinals), the SA Mustangs in bracket play. G.A.T.A. IV struggled in the first half with their height and inside game, but made the necessary adjustments in the second half controling their front court attack to beat the Hoopsters 54-42 to claim the 1st place spot.

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