Local traveling basketball team wins national championship

The Charleston Swarm won the Sixth Grade Girls Gold Championship for the National Traveling Basketball Association earlier in the month. (Photo Provided)

The sixth grade Charleston Swarm traveling basketball team finished its first season with a 29-4 record and won the National Travel Basketball Association girls national championship in Myrtle Beach on July 3.

The team competed against teams from Virginia, Tennessee, North Carolina, Maryland, Georgia and South Carolina. For any information on joining or sponsoring The Charleston Swarm, contact Sambae King at 843-534-3195.