Swansea Storm Basketball Club
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Swansea Storm v Team USA Select Tue 9th September 2014


Team USA v Storm 2013

Team USA Select are making one visit to Wales this summer and are taking on the Storm

Swansea Storm Basketball Club are proud to announce that for the second consecutive year Team USA Select will play a pre season exhibition match against the Storm on Tuesday 9th September at the LC leisure centre. 

Team USA Select is a touring side made up of US College graduates who are touring the UK and mainland Europe looking to pick up their first professional playing contracts. Swansea Storm have selected three American Imports over the past 5 seasons including Joe Womack, Greg Hernandez and most recently Matt Gwynne, who since leaving Swansea has been playing professional basketball in Mexico's elite league. 

This will be the only visit Team USA Select will in make in Wales on it's tour of the UK this summer and Swansea Storm are very pleased to welcome them to our city.

The game tips off at 8pm at the LC, entry is free of charge and spectators are welcome to attend. Prior to the match Swansea Storm will be hosting a coaching clinic where players aged from 7-16 years old are welcome to attend to be coach by the USA players and their coaching staff. Entry to the clinic is £2 and starts at 6pm and no prior basketball experience is necessary. After the clinic players will be available to sign autographs and have photographs with.

Further updates and information in the lead up to this game will be posted on our club Facebook page www.facebook.com/swanseastorm and on our Twitter account @swanseastorm



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