Viewing: Ariel Atkins

Head coach Dawn Staley (University of Carolina) On the USA’s gold-medal winning performance against Canada: I thought Canada played extremely well. I just thought overall, over a 40-minute period, I thought we kept fresh legs in there and made them play a little bit quicker than they wanted...

Colorado Springs, Colorado Box Score Additional Quotes Photo Gallery The 2014 USA Basketball Women’s U18 National Team (3-0) rode a game-changing 19-4 second-quarter run to an eventual 107-76 win over previously unbeaten Canada (2-1) in the 2014 FIBA Americas U18 Championship on Friday night...

Colorado Springs, Colorado Head coach Dawn Staley (University of South Carolina) On the team’s performance tonight: I felt we were ready to go. I felt we used our length to our advantage. The players who started the game got us out to a big lead, and then we pretty much cruised the rest of...

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Colorado Springs, Colorado  Playing for USA Basketball grew from a dream into a goal for Ariel Atkins (Duncanville H.S./Duncanville, Texas) sometime during her sophomore year of high school, when she heard about open tryouts for the 2013 USA Basketball Women’s U16 National Team....