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Avon Travel Basketball promotes and supports competitive boy’s and girl's basketball teams to enhance and improve players’ skills fostering a positive environment of sportsmanship and teamwork. Avon Travel Basketball offers the opportunity for Avon Boys and Girls in the 5th through 8th grades to play at a level which encourages growth as an individual and as a team.
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March Madness for Avon Travel Basketball Teams
All of our Avon Boys and Girls Travel Teams have completed their regular seasons and are gearing up for their respective league playoffs. Congrats to all Avon Teams on a great year and good luck to everybody still playing. This has collectively been one of Avon's most successful seasons across all grades in years.
Below is a quick summary on each team's playoff plans.
Please come out and watch some very good basketball and support our players and teams.
AVON BOYS TRAVEL
Avon’s two representatives in the NCC have finished their seasons. Both the 5th/6th grade team under coach Rick Aiello and the 8th grade team under coach Steve Gondek had success by winning their first round playoff games before being eliminated.
Avon plays in the 5th Grade Jamboree at Farmington High School on Sunday March 9th with games at 1:30pm and 2:30pm.
In the first round, Avon plays Farmington at West Woods Elementary School in Farmington on Wednesday March 5th at 6:30pm. If Avon wins that game, they play Wethersfield on Saturday March 8th at 1:30pm at Silas Deane Middle School.
Avon earned a first round bye and plays at Avon High School on Sunday March 9th at 11:45am against the winner of the Newington vs. Rocky Hill game.
In the first round, Avon plays Wallingford at Avon Middle School on Thursday March 6th at 8:15pm. If Avon wins that game, they play Wethersfield on Saturday March 8th at 2:45pm at Silas Deane Middle School.
FINAL FOUR FOR 6TH, 7TH AND 8TH GRADES PLAYED AT SILAS DEANE MIDDLE SCHOOL IN WETHERSFIELD
SEMIS SAT 3/15/14 (6TH GRADE 10AM AND 11:15AM; 7TH GRADE 12:30PM AND 1:45PM; 8TH GRADE 3:00PM AND 4:15PM)
Thursday, March 20, is the date for the ABTBA Banquet at The Farmington Club on Town Farm Road in Farmington. Beginning at 6:00, the Banquet includes a raffle with great prizes, dinner and dessert, a guest speaker, and recognition of each team.
Please see the attached flyer outlining the evening as well as the Player RSVP information.
The Avon Girls Travel Basketball 8th Grade team recently won the Valley Sports Center Turkey Shootout Basketball Tournament. The girls spent the Thanksgiving Break winning 4 games in 3 days to win the tournament beating Granby by 4 points in the final.