By Deanna Bonn
Butler County Events Gazette
El Dorado resident Owen Giffin was accepted to the USA Basketball Gprevious Camp in Omaha, Nebraska Which might Happen over Labor Day weekend. He is the son of John Giffin and Sariah Wilson.
The camp is Definitely one of three regional camps Positioned on all by way of the east, west and midwest. As An factor of The equipment course of, he submitted an software, his report card, and recreation footage.
“It’s An excellent alternative,” said Giffin. “A ten-time gprevious medalist coach Shall be there And that i am excited.”
“Not everyone who applies is accepted,” said his father, John Giffin. “That is comparable group that types the Olympic group and numerous age groups for Worldwide Fiba rivals.”
“Watching Owen develop his expertise and be acknowledged for his dedication is so thrilling,” said his mcompletely different Sariah Wilson. “I’m actually Joyful with him.”
Giffin Shall be Getting into Eighth grade at Daybreak Christian Academy/Core Prep Academy this fall. The varsity has a particular program designed for center school college students who Want to play basketball after highschool.
At simply 13 years previous, Giffin stands 6’1” tall and weighs 220 kilos. He performs A combination place of guard and forward. Alongside Collectively with his school group, he performs on two completely different membership basketball groups: Primetime Categorical 2026 in Winfield and Buddy Buckets KS 2027 in Bel Aire A pair of of Giffin’s accomplishments embrace being named to The respect Roll at Daybreak Christian Academy in December 2021. He is a key reserve and second youngest participant for Primetime Categorical 2026 that is 10-0 with two 1st place finishes with Mid-America Youth Basketball (MAYB) Wichita for the 2022 summer time season. He was chosen to the Kansas Christian Athletic Affiliation (KCAA) Seventh grade All-Event group, 2021-22. He averaged 21.5 factors per recreation Inside the tournament.
He was a starter as a Seventh grader on the Eighth grade KCAA Junior Extreme Boys’ Basketball common season and postseason tournament champion Daybreak Christian Academy Junior Extreme Boys Basketball group for the 2021-22 season. The group went undefeated in November and December 2021 worthwhile the WichitaHoops League.