Flight 22 Blizzard Athletics team falls short in the finals of Myrtle Beach AAU tournament


MYRTLE BEACH,SC (WWAY) — Basketball tournaments are all about championships. The Flight 22 Blizzard Athletics team played in the championship game of the Atlantic Slam premier bracket on Tuesday afternoon in Myrtle Beach. This was day number six for Flight 22 in Myrtle Beach and their third different tournament in six days. Riding a four game winning streak Flight 22 faced the Carolina Raptors in the finals on Tuesday.

From the beginning the all star basketball team based out of Wilmington played from behind. The Raptors won 67-46 to claim the Big Shots title. In six titles games over the last three months Flight 22 has five runner-up finishes.