Shooting Stars claim NET substate title

By Ivan Sanders
STAR Staff
isanders@starhq.com

   The 14-under Shooting Stars girls team recently netted its age group's sub-state championship in the Youth Basketball of America (Y.B.O.A.) tournament.
   With the title under its belt, the Shooting Stars are now preparing for the state championships slated to be played in Murfreesboro on June 4-6.
   If the team should come out successful in state play, it will advance to the nationals, being played in Cocoa Beach, Fla., July 3-10.
   Local players on the team include Elizabethton's Michaela Pietrowski, Brianne Gouge and Mariah Pietrowski, as well as Happy Valley's Jennifer Black and Courtney Byers.