St. John The Baptist Parish News Release

St. John Warriors Win 13-14 Year Old International Biddy Basketball Title

St. John Warriors Win 13-14 Year Old International Biddy Basketball Title

Friday, April 20, 2012

The 13-14 year old St. John Warriors recently wrapped up their Biddy Basketball season as the International Biddy Basketball Champions.

Losing only one game during the season, the 13-14 year old Warriors competed and won at the highest level, the International Biddy Basketball Championship.  The Warriors were undefeated in eight games against teams from Kenner, Thibodaux, Indiana, Finland, Patterson, and Slidell. “We are very proud of all of our 2012 Biddy Basketball teams and wish the best of luck to those returning next year, as well as those who will move on to another level,” stated Parish President Natalie Robottom.

Congratulations to the 13-14 Warrior Basketball Team: Troy Green, Darrin Young, Herb McGee, Kimon McDuffy, Brendon Nunnery, Isaiah Bigham, Robert Mays, Jr., Torin Stipe Jr., Jermaine Hall, Kyle Albert, Wade Williams, Dontae Fleming, Dejuan Daniel, Brandon Davis, Kevin Breaux, Kayja Jackson, Hoxie Brown, Head Coach Lamong Bigham, and Assistant Coaches Torin Stipes, Andre Washington, Robert Mays, and Dejuan Daniel.

The St. John the Baptist Parks and Recreation Department also hosted two successful Biddy Basketball tournaments at the newly constructed REGALA gymnasium.  Tournaments featured 7-8 and 9-10 Biddy Basketball teams.  “Both weekends ran smoothly and all teams enjoyed their stay at REGALA.  Both St. John teams played hard and performed well in their respective tournament. We are proud of all of them for their dedication and having a great season,” said Terrence Jones, Parks and Recreation Director.