News and Announcements

The 2009 Carolina All-Stars 13-Under Team claimed the North Carolina AAU State Championship on Sunday, April 26, 2009 in Fayetteville, North Carolina defeating the WNC Lady Royals 65 - 39 in the championship game.  Along the way to the state championship, the team defeated the following teams by an average of 35 points (Team Reign, Lake Norman Magic, Alamance Elite and WNC Lady Royals).  In July, the team is head to the National Championships to be held in Kings Island, Ohio.  The championship team photo is listed above:  Front Row (#11 Bayley Cox (Durham), #10 Alexis Brower (Pittsboro), #3 Ashley Mull (Belmont), #5 Lauren Smith (Gastonia)  Top Row (Coach Ty Cox, #35 Briana Day (Durham), #42 Armarni Asberry (Durham), #24 Mercedes Harris (Raleigh), #15 Sydni Dobson (Durham), #34 Bria Day (Durham), #23 Alexis Armstrong (Gastonia). image

Congratulations to Linwood Morris (Greensboro Galaxy)

We are excited about our 2009 Season and our alliance with North Carolina Flight, Peach State Hoops (www.peachstatehoops.com) and Carolina Hoops Basketball (www.carolinahoops.net).  During 2009, we will have teams from ages 9 - 17.  If you are interested in participating in ages 9 (4th Grade) - 12 (7th Grade), please contact Coach Brian Norwood (coachbrian@carolinallstars.com) or Coach Steven Morris (coachmorris@carolinallstars.com).  If you are interested in ages 13 (8th grade) - 17 (11th grade), please contact Coach Ty Cox (coachcox@carolinallstars.com) (919) 641-7172 or Coach Steven Morris (coachmorris@carolinallstars.com).  For more information on our Travel Exposure Teams for ages 14 (HS Fr) - 16 (HS Jr), please visit the 14-16 Travel Exposure section of our website.  

2009 9U/4th Grade, 10U/5th Grade, 12U/6th Grade & 13U/7th Grade FINAL TRYOUTS THIS WEEKEND!!

 

2009 12U/7th Grade and 13U/8th Grade final tryouts on Saturday, February 21, 2009 from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm at the Carolina Friends School Gym, 4809 Friends School Road, Durham, NC 27705 for all interested players.  The 1st practice for selected players will be Sunday, February 22, 2009 at the NCCU LT Walker Complex Gym from 2:00 - 4:00 pm.  There will be a parent meeting for all selected players held on Sunday, February 22, 2009 at 2:00 while players are practicing.  Some players may be selected for national team and some players may be selected for a regional team.  If you have been selected already, you are expected to final tryouts and 1st practice.  

 

2009 9U/4th Grade and 10U/5th Grade final tryouts on Sunday, February 22, 2009 at the NCCU LT Walker Complex Gym from 2:00 - 4:00 pm.  There will be a parent meeting for all selected players held on Sunday, February 22, 2009 at 2:00 while players are practicing.  If you have been selected already, you are expected to attend.  

 

 

2009 Carolina All-Star Try-outs and Parent-Player Interest Meetings (Time & Location Changed for Sunday 1/25)

The Carolina All-Stars will have 9 and under through 16 and under teams for the Spring 2009 Basketball Season.  All teams will compete nationally in various AAU/YBOA tournaments.  9U/4th Grade, 10U/5th Grade and 11U/6th Grade TRYOUTS will be held on Sunday, January 25th from 3:00-5:00 pm at CAROLINA FRIENDS SCHOOL, 4809 FRIENDS SCHOOL ROAD, DURHAM, NC 27705  and Monday, January 26, 2009 from 6:00 - 7:30 pm for 9 and under teams through 11 and under teams at Lyon Park Recreation Center, 1313 Halley Street, Durham, NC 27707 (Location has NOT changed for Monday's Tryouts at Lyon Park Recreation Center).   The player's age is determined by the age as of January 1, 2009 or grade for 2008-2009 school year. This will be the age the player will play for the entire 2009 year. For example, a player born in 1998 will be 10 as of 1/1/09 and will be in the 10-Under age group. If you are not sure what age your child will fall into, please visit the AAU Age Determination Calculator at http://aaugirlsbasketball.org/pages/agedefinition_new.asp
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12U/7th Grade and 13U/8th Grade Player-Parent Interest Meeting will be on Sunday, January 25, 2009 from 3:00 - 4:00 PM.  14U/9th Grade, 15U/10th Grade and 16U/11th Grade Player-Parent Interest Meeting will be on Sunday, January 25, 2009 from 4:00 - 5:00 PM.  Both Player-Parent Interest Meetings will be held at the Carolina Friends School Gym, 4809 Friends School Road, Durham, NC 27705. 

 DIRECTIONS TO CAROLINA FRIENDS SCHOOL AND LYON PARK RECREATION CENTER CENTER CAN BE FOUND BELOW. 

If you are interested in participating in the 2009 season or need more information concerning the Carolina All-Stars, please contact Ty Cox at CoachCox@Carolinallstars.com (919) 641-7172 or Brian Norwood at CoachBrian@Carolinallstars.com.   We look forward to seeing everyone on the 25th.