» top story
» national news
» district news
» District News 2007 - 2008
» District News 2006 - 2007
» District News 2005
» District News 2004
» Photo Gallery
» College Recruited
» Olympians
» Professional Athletes

home » aau news » district news
District News - 2014-2015

Girl's Basketball - New York Metro Girls Basketball in Need of Support!

New York Metro Girls Basketball in Need of Support!

A Statement from Jim Fox, Governor:

The New York Metro district has been facing some trials when it comes to the development and retention of our girls’ basketball division. With a growth of only 3% this year, we need to find a new way to bring in new athletes to our programs.

Our DI and DIII championships were canceled over a lack of participation, and DII only has two teams going onto AAU Nationals.

Our district has always produced athletes that have shown the AAU community how talented our district is and we need to get Girls Basketball back to that level of competitive achievement. The District attempted to have a National Regional event to try and catalyst new members and larger participation, but a lack of interest resulted.

“We are concerned for the future viability of AAU Girls Basketball both on a district and National level. This issue is something that other AAU organizations are dealing with as well.”

As a whole we would like to encourage players, old, current, and perspective, to help us in a revival of what was once a premier sport to come out of our district. We are in high hopes of coming back full force next season, but we need your help!

Baton Twirling - INew York Metropolitan is proud to support one of our premier Twirling teams ...

New York Metropolitan is proud to support one of our premier Twirling teams who will be going to Abbotsford Canada this summer to represent Team USA in the WBTF International Cup Competition.

These individuals have shown incredible effort and dedication to their sport over the years and their hard work has certainly paid off with this incredible opportunity.

Our District is proud to support these young women in their journey and hope that our other teams will join us in wishing them Good Luck!!

To learn more about Magic, please check out these sites!


click here