Nike Nationals Schedule

2012 Nike Nationals pools and schedules

Updated: July 27, 2012, 4:56 PM ET
By Chris Hansen | HoopGurlz

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Nike Nationals is back again for a seventh year, and despite the loss of some high-profile players who are preparing for USA Basketball's trip to FIBA U17 World Championships, the competition is expected to be top-notch yet again in 2012.

Nike Nationals U17 Pools


POOL A
All Iowa Attack
Boo Williams Summer League
NYC Gauchos
Spiece Gym Rats
Tennessee Flight

POOL B
Essence Purple
NE Crusaders
North Tartan
Philly Belles
West Coast Premier

POOL C
All Ohio Black
Cal Swish Black
Cy-Fair Nike Elite
Michigan Crossover
Ring City Elite

POOL D
Cal Storm Team Taurasi
DFW T-Jack Elite
Fairfax Stars
Georgia Metros
GSB Elite


U17 Schedule


July 28
9 a.m. Boo Williams vs. NYC Gauchos (Ct. 3) -- TN Flight vs. All Iowa (Ct. 4)
10:15 a.m. Essence vs WC Premier (Ct. 3) -- NE Crusaders vs. Philly Belles (Ct. 4)
11:30 a.m. Cy-Fair vs. Cal Swish (Ct. 3) -- MI Crossover vs. Ring City (Ct. 4)
12:45 p.m. GSB vs. DFW (Ct. 3) -- Cal Storm vs. GA Metros (Ct. 4)
3:30 p.m. NY Gauchos vs. TN Flight (Ct. 3) -- Spiece vs Boo Williams (Ct. 4)
4:45 p.m. WC Premier vs. NE Crusaders (Ct. 3) -- North Tartan vs. Essence (Ct. 4)
6 p.m. Cal Swish vs. MI Crossover (Ct. 3) -- All Ohio vs. Cy-Fair (Ct. 4)
7:15 p.m. DFW vs. Cal Storm (Ct. 3) -- Fairfax Stars vs. GSB (Ct. 4)

July 29
9 a.m. Cal Storm vs. GSB (Ct. 3)-- Ring City vs. All Ohio (Ct. 4)
10:15 a.m. MI Crossover vs. Cy-Fair (Ct. 3) -- GA Metros vs. Fairfax Stars (Ct. 4)
11:30 a.m. TN Flight vs. Boo Williams (Ct. 3) -- All Ioa vs. Spiece (Ct. 4)
12:45 p.m. NE Crusaders vs. Essence (Ct. 3) -- Philly Belles vs. North Tartan (Ct. 4)
3:30 p.m. All Ohio vs. Cal Swish (Ct. 3) -- Cy-Fair vs. Ring City (Ct. 4)
4:45 p.m. Fairfax Stars vs. DFW (Ct. 3) -- GSB vs. GA Metros (Ct. 4)
6 p.m. Spiece vs. NY Gauchos (Ct. 3) -- Boo Williams vs. All Iowa (Ct. 4)
7:15 p.m. North Tartan vs. WC Premier (Ct. 3) -- Essence vs. Philly Belles (Ct. 4)

July 30
9 a.m. Cal Storm vs. Fairfax Stars (Ct. 3) -- GA Metros vs. DFW (Ct. 4)
10:15 a.m. MI Crossover vs. All Ohio (Ct. 3) -- Ring City vs. Cal Swish (Ct. 4)
11:30 a.m. NE Crusaders vs North Tartan (Ct. 3) -- Philly Belles vs WC Premier (Ct. 4)
12:45 p.m. TN Flight vs Spiece (Ct. 3) -- All Iowa vs. NY Gauchos (Ct. 4)

Bracket play begins at 3:30 p.m.

Nike Juniors U15 Pools


POOL A
DFW Elite
Essence
Fairfax
Ring City

POOL B
Georgia Metros
Michigan Crossover
New England Crusaders
North Tartan

POOL C
Cy-Fair
Philly Belles
Tennessee Flight
West Coast Premier

POOL D

All Ohio
Boo Williams
Cal Storm
NYC Gauchos


U15 Schedule


July 28
9 a.m. Essence vs. Fairfax Stars (Ct. 1) -- MI Crossover vs. NE Crusaders (Ct. 2)
10:15 a.m. DFW vs. Ring City (Ct. 1) -- GA Metros vs. North Tartan (Ct. 2)
11:30 a.m. Cal Storm vs. Boo Williams (Ct. 1) -- NYC Gauchos vs. All Ohio (Ct. 2)
12:45 p.m. TN Flight vs. WC Premier (Ct. 1) -- Philly Belles vs. Cy-Fair (Ct. 2)
3:30 p.m. North Tartan vs. MI Crossover (Ct. 1) -- Ring City vs. Essence (Ct. 2)
4:45 p.m. Fairfax Stars vs. DFW (Ct. 1) -- All Ohio vs. Cal Storm (Ct. 2)
6 p.m. WC Premier vs. Philly Belles (Ct. 1) -- Boo Williams vs. NY Gauchos (Ct. 2)
7:15 p.m. Cy-Fair vs. TN Flight (Ct. 1) -- NE Crusaders vs. GA Metros (Ct. 2)
July 29
9 a.m. Philly Belles vs. TN Flight (Ct. 1) -- Cy-Fair vs. WC Premier (Ct. 2)
10:15 a.m. NYC Gauchos vs. Cal Storm (Ct. 1) -- All Ohio vs. Boo Williams (Ct. 2)
11:30 a.m.North Tartan vs. NE Crusaders (Ct. 1) -- DFW-Essence (Ct. 2)
12:45 p.m. Ring City vs. Fairfax Stars (Ct. 1) -- GA Metros vs. MI Crossover (Ct. 2)


Bracket play begins at 3:30 p.m.

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Chris Hansen is the national director of prospects for ESPN HoopGurlz and covers girls' basketball and women's college basketball prospects nationally for ESPN.com. A graduate of the University of Washington with a communications degree, he has been involved in the women's basketball community since 1998 as a high school and club coach, trainer, evaluator and reporter. He is a member of the McDonald's All-American team selection committee. Hansen can be reached at chris.hansen@espn.com.