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Sunday, 11 December 2011 05:29

Local 8th Grade Allstar Football Team Continues Quest for National Championship

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The Nevada Assassians, Nevada's 8th Grade FBU team from Las Vegas, move on in their quest for a National Championship as they take on Oklahoma today at 3pm in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The Assassins moved forward to the 2nd round in Midwest Bracket after beating Utah 16-6 on November 26th. The winner of todays game will move on to the 3rd round against Dallas who beat Austin 30-7 on December 6th.

The tournament consists of 32 teams from across the nation who are all competing for a chance to play in the 2012 National Championship game being held January 7th, 2012 at the Alamodome in San Antonio, TX. The championship game will take place following the 2012 Army All-American Bowl which serves as the nations premier High School All-Star game that features over 90 of the nations top senior high school athletes.

4 players from the Assassians (Julio Garcia, Calvin Tubbs, Trevor Nofoa & Ethan Dedeux) have been selected to play in the Eastbay All-American Youth Bowl which takes place the day after the Army All-American Bowl. We'll keep you updated as we learn more....


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