Six Big 12 student-athletes will participate in the trials for the 2019 U.S. Pan American Games Women’s Basketball Team.
Brittany Brewer (Texas Tech), Vivian Gray (Oklahoma State), Joyner Holmes (Texas), Kristin Scott (Iowa State), Sug Sutton (Texas) and Peyton Williams (K-State) were among the 36 invited to the camp.
Trials to select the 12-member team will take place May 16-20 at the United States Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The team members will return to Colorado Springs for training camp July 23-Aug. 5, before competing in the women’s basketball tournament at the 2019 Pan American Games from Aug. 6-10 in Lima, Peru.
The USA Basketball Women’s Junior National Team Committee, chaired by George Washington University head coach Jennifer Rizzotti, is responsible for selecting the U.S. trials athletes. In addition to Rizzotti, the USA Junior National Team Committee includes 2008 Olympic gold medalist Kara Lawson as the athlete representative; and Karen Aston (Texas), Tonya Cardoza (Temple) and Wes Moore (North Carolina State) as the NCAA representatives.