Eric Returns to Play Basketball

After 8 months, 66 physical therapy appointments and several momentum swings Eric finally got to play basketball for his Mohawk Valley Elite AAU team. Their 1st 2019 tournament was held in Watertown, NY. They had a full team (10 players)and he is struggling with regaining his conditioning, but it was a major accomplishment to […]

Madness on The Mohawk Basketball Tournament

For the second weekend in a row, Eric played in an AAU basketball tournament as part of his Mohawk Valley Elite team.

vs Amsterdam Select at St. Gabriels Gym in Rotterdam vs Goddard Riverside at the Duanesburg YMCA vs Galway at Amsterdam High School

The score was tied 28-28 vs Amsterdam Select and then MVE […]

Rising Stars Tournament

Eric’s Mohawk Valley Elite team entered the ‘B’ pool of the local Rising Stars Tournament sponsored by D Squad. They lost overwhelmingly to Central Western (Green) (from Weedsport) and narrowly beat the Midstate Wolfpack (from Sherburne Earlville) on Saturday. Sunday morning they beat Midstate Wolfpack 46-21 and then lost narrowly to Central Western.


AAU Adidas Summit

Rome Select won their 3 play-in games and final championship game by an average of 20 points. Everyone got plenty of playing time.

The team received medals for finishing in 1st place.

The #1 7th Grade Boys team.

Coach Dell offers final words as the season concludes.


AAU King of the Hill Tournament

Eric’s AAU team, Rome Select, played in a weekend tournament, King of the Hill, in Oneonta winning their three play-in games and the championship.

Saturday 4:45pm vs. The Fleet @Oneonta Middle School Court 4 Rome Select won 59-42 Saturday 6:55pm vs. WV Barons Zaleski@ Oneonta Middle School Court 4 Rome Select won 52-35 Sunday 8:30am […]