The Washington Warriors AAU boys basketball team, coached by former Chartiers-Houston standout Brendan Cypher, gets an unique opportunity starting Friday at Pitt's Petersen Events center.
The Warriors were invited to participate in the Hoop Group Jam Fest Pittsburgh, one of the country's top AAU tournaments and it's open to Division I coaches. The Jam Fest runs Friday through Sunday at the Pete and nine other venues. Weekend passes and individual tickets are available at the gate.
Blessed IJN is the Warriors' first opponent and the game tips Friday at 6:30 p.m. Blessed IJN includes Mason Plumlee, a 6-11 Duke recruit.