WNC Storm participated in the Smoky Mountain Classic on April 24-April 26 hosted by Pigeon Forge Basketball Hoops. This tournament accommodated more than 80 teams of all grade levels, ranging from 3rd grade through 10th grade.
WNC Storm, who are currently 10-3 overall, went 4-0 for the tournament – Game 1 vs Trotters (31-6); Game 2 vs Sevier Strike (18-10); and Game 3 vs Sevier Select 6th grade (18-15). The team took home the 5th grade title with an 18-8 win against Sevier Strike during the championship game.
As part of the travel schedule, WNC Storm competes in local tournaments to focus on preparation and exposure, while also providing tools to develop life skills, values, and leadership for each player.