G.A.T.A. IV Wins the Capital City Classic by posting a perfect 5-0 record, March 21-22, 2009



G.A.T.A. IV posts a perfect 5-0 record to win it's first tournament of the 2009 basketball season.

G.A.T.A. IV begins pool play by handing the Austin Dawgs it's first loss of the tournament. G.A.T.A. IV lead wire-to-wire allowing it's reserves the opportunity to close the game out. The second game followed the same format with the G.A.T.A. IV reserves getting the opportunity to participate throughout most of the game, G.A.T.A. IV beat Team Excel by a large margin.

G.A.T.A. IV goes into the last pool play game needing a win in order to play for the championship, G.A.T.A. IV would face the San Antonio Roadrunners. G.A.T.A. IV jumped to an early lead and  extended it. G.A.T.A. IV finished off the birds (53-15) and heads to the championship game.

The Championship game had G.A.T.A. IV playing the Austin Gym Rats. I talented team that featured good guard play and very good perimeter shooting. G.A.T.A. IV held a 4 point lead at halftime then opened a wide gap that started a running clock problems for the Gym Rats. Running out of time the Gym Rats just could not close the gap ultimately losing by a 20 plus point margin giving G.A.T.A. IV it's first 2009 tournament win.


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