23rd Annual Al Youakim Wheelchair Basketball Tournament Print
Written by John Hamre   

 

The 23rd Annual Al Youakim Wheelchair Basketball Tournament had 6 teams participating on Saturday October 28, 2017 and Sunday October 29, 2017 at the Hackensack (NJ) Middle School. They placed: 

1st Place - Nassau Kings

2nd Place - Bulova Nets

3rd Place – Brooklyn Nets

4th Place – New England Blazers

5th Place - Jr Nets

6th Place - Lady Liberty

 

     

Individual Awards went to the following:

Guard Division 2 Al Youakim All-Star –Emily Seelenfreund – Bulova Nets

Foward Division 2 Al Youakim All-Star – Bobby Kranz – Nassau Kings

Power Forward Division 2 Al Youakim All-Star – William Borrero – Brockton Celtics

Guard Division 3 Al Youakim All-Star – Carlos Ruiz – Brooklyn Nets

Forward Division 3 Al Youakim All-Star - Dan Keohane - New England Blazers

Power Forward Division 3 Al Youakim All-Star – Felix Castillo – Brooklyn Nets


Mike Lione MVP Award - Christopher St. Remy - Nassau Kings

Freddy Jones Sportsmanship Award – Caitlin Chasar – Lady Liberty

Al Youakim Spirit Award – Chris Youakim

 Denton Johnson Trailblazer Award - John Pugioti

   

Congratulations on another great Tournament and the Wheelchair Sports Federation would like to thank our wonderful volunteers, Bill Youakim and Chris Youakim.  We'll see you next November 2018 for the 24th Annual.

Last Updated on Sunday, 03 December 2017 04:22