Local girls playing at USAB U16 Trials

Our Lady of Mercy (Conn.)'s Sadie Edwards and Leavitt Area (Maine)'s Kristen Anderson will be among some 121 participants trying out this weekend for USA Basketball's U16 national team. Both are 5-foot-9 guards who have completed their sophomore seasons.

Tryouts begin tomorrow in Colorado Springs, Colo., with team selections made Monday morning. Those players will return to Colorado Springs the following week for a 10-day training camp that will run June 3 to 13.

The full list of tryout participants can be found here.