Over the weekend, the IMG Academy Women's Basketball program traveled to Chicago, Ill. to participate in the Crete-Monee 1st Annual Cross Town Shootout.. The event hosted nine of the top-ranked programs in the Midwest, and our girls did not disappoint against some of the region's best. After two tough games, IMG Academy finished as the top-seed in the event. Khaleann Caron-Goudreau was recognized as the tournamwent MVP for her stellar performance.
On Wednesday night, the IMG Academy Womens National Team took the floor to take on the Australian U18 National Team. The Ascenders, who have been off to hot start this season put on an impressive showing against the Australians, winning 60-44.
The Women's National and Junior National teams each had a home game on 10/12/13, part of Parent & Alumni Weekend at IMG Academy.
IMG Academy Basketball All-Star Night, part of Parent & Alumni Weekend, held on 10/12/13
MaxPreps, one of the nation's top high school sports websites, featured IMG Academy on it's homepage and showed off photos of the facility as well as declared it one of the top high school facilities in the country! You can read the full article below and see the photos here.
At the 64th annual Junior National Basketball Championship of India, held in Cuttack, Odisha, India, the IMG Academy Girls Basketball program's Kavita Akula and Pooja Ambastha helped lead the Chhattisgarh girls to its second consecutive title. Chhattisgarh entered the event as the favorites, and did not disappoint, rolling through each of their opponents along the way.
Girls basketball camps at the IMG Academy are led by a former D-I and WNBA player and coach, Shell Dailey. IMG Basketball camps for girls offer skill development by incorporating position-specific instruction and individual improvement within a team setting.