Aaliyah Edwards selected to Canada's U16 National team
May 30, 2017 - Kingston Impact's Aaliyah Edwards was selected to the 12 roster for U16 Canadian National Team. The team will play in the FIBA Tournament of the Americas in Argentina this June.
The selection process included a 56 player evaluation camp in mid-February.
Followed by a final selection camp this past weekend. Aaliyah was one of five players from Ontario to made the team.
To make the top 56 camp was an incredible achievement but to be selected to the national team at any age is the epitome of basketball accomplishments.
Aaliyah's dedication, hard work, passion for the game and enormous talent coupled with confidence and belief in herself has been rewarded with the highest of achievements and she has only just begun.
We are all sure that their will be nothing but great things ahead for her as she competes at the absolute highest level and continues to reach for her goals.
Congratulations Aaliyah, the club is proud of you and wishes you the best of luck over the next few weeks and for the future that awaits. We have no doubt it will be a very bright one.
On behalf of the club,