The UTA Lady Movin’ Mavs are preparing for a collegiate tournament that will be held at UTA Valentines Day weekend. They hosted an invitational tournament last weekend. Championship teams and Division three teams attended. They went 3-0 in the tournament defeating Tulsa 46-16, Houston 56-44 and Nashville 64-48. The Freshman team member Rachel Kroener says the team gets along well both on and off the court. To keep up with the Lady Mavs follow them on their Facebook page.
The National Wheelchair Basketball Association has a new Champion for 2014. UT-Arlington hosted the tournament that took place at the College Park Center. The Movin Mavs played for the title against the Warhawks from the University of Wisconsin. During the course of the game the score was very tight and by the end of the first half the Warhawks were ahead 32 to 30. In the last five seconds of the game Bisnett scored the last shot for the Warhawks putting them ahead 55 to 54, giving the Warhawks their 11th Championship.
By: Rosa Ramirez