Two of Purdue's incoming freshman class for the 2004-05 season have been chosen to play in postseason all-star events. Natasha Bogdanova has been invited to play in two postseason games, the WBCA High School All-American game on April 3rd and the adidas/EA Sports Superstar game on March 26th. Brina Pollack will join Bogdanova in Knoxville for the adidas Superstar game.
March 26, 2004 - adidas/EA Sports Superstar Game
Sponsors adidas and EA Sports have announced the rosters for the third annual adidas/EA Sports Superstar Girl’s Game. The tournament was formerly known as the l’adidas Roundball Classic in its first two years.
Twenty-four of the nation's top senior players have been invited to Knoxville (TN) where two teams will play each other, capping a week of events sponsored by adidas. The adidas/EA Sports Superstar Games will be played at 5:50pm on Friday, March 26th at Thompson Boling Arena on the campus of the University of Tennessee. Purdue's Natasha Bogdanova will play on the T-Mac Superstar team, while fellow Purdue signee Brina Pollack will play on the KG Superstar team.
Tickets for the event are $100, $15 and $10 and can be purchased online at www.knoxvilletickets.com or by calling (877)-995-9961.
The team rosters for the adidas game is as follows:
Mastic Beach, NY
College Park, GA
Head Coach: Marlon Wells (San Diego HS - San Diego, CA)
Newbury Park, CA
Baton Rouge, LA
San Diego, CA
San Clemente, CA
San Luis Obispo, CA
La Jolla, CA
Head Coach: Terri Bamford (La Jolla Country Day - La Jolla, CA)
April 3, 2004 - WBCA High School All-American Game
The top 20 female prep players in the nation have been named to the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) High School All-America Team.
The players will be assigned to two teams and will participate in the WBCA High School All-America Game, a college-style regulation game sponsored by Nike, on Saturday, April 3, at Tulane University's Fogelman Arena in New Orleans, LA.
The game will tip off during the "WBCA Night of All-Stars" at 5:30pm, followed by the WBCA All-Star Challenge, which will feature 20 of the top senior collegiate players in the nation versus the USA Basketball Women's Senior National Team.
Players selected for the WBCA game include:
WBCA High School All-American Game
Staten Island, NY
Kansas City, MO
N. Palm Beach, FL
Upper Marlboro, MD
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