Miami HEAT Wheels to Partcipate in 7th NWBA Division III Tournament
The HEAT Wheels, currently ranked No. 2 in the nation, enter the tournament with its best regular-season mark in team history, posting a 16-2 record while going a franchise best 12-0 in the conference.
For having the No. 2 seed, the HEAT Wheels have earned a first-round bye and will play its first game Wednesday, February 16, at 7:00 pm.
The HEAT Wheels conference is made up of five teams throughout Florida, including the Gulf Coast Barracudas, Orlando Magic Wheels, North Florida Rollin Ospreys and Brooks Rehab.
Seeding for the 7th NWBA Division III Tournament was based on overall record, head-to-head scores and strength of schedule. Allowances were also made so teams from the same conference or geographic area would not play in the first round.
For more information contact Miami HEAT Wheels Head Coach Ralph Portuondo at (305) 710-1300, Lucy Binhack of Leisure Access Services at (305) 855-9429 or Miami HEAT Community Affairs Manager Ralph Leon at (786) 777-4143.