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World Deaf Basketball Championship Recap (The Daily Moth)

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Announcing Men’s & Women’s National Roster & Pool for upcoming 2019 World Championships in Lublin, Poland

Announcing 2019 USA Deaf Basketball National Team Coaches

The International Program is very excited to announce that Deb Ayres (Women) and Jimmy Newsome (Men) will be our head coaches. Laura Edwards will be Deb’s assistant and Jeff Ploederl will be Jimmy’s assistant. We look forward to working with them all on building a strong program going forward. Congratulations Deb, Jimmy, Laura and Jeff!

2019 WDBC Official Poster & Bulletin #1

2019 WDBC Bulletin #1

2019 World Deaf Basketball Championship Site Announced!

Led by Perry and Neild’s Double-Doubles, USA Defeats Japan 79 – 63 in Gold Medal Game

The USA defeated Japan by a score of 79 – 63 in the Gold Medal game of the 2018 Women’s U21 World Deaf Basketball Championships on the Donald Padden Court at Gallaudet University in Washington, DC. The USA team was led by the outstanding inside game of Cassidy Perry (Frederick, MD), who grabbed 13 rebounds […]

USA Under-21 Men’s Basketball Team Claims Third Straight Gold in 81 – 63 Defeat of Japan

The USA defeated Japan by a score of 81 – 63 in the Gold Medal game of the 2018 Men’s U21 World Deaf Basketball Championships on the Donald Padden Court at Gallaudet University in Washington, DC. The USA team defense was able to overcome a scorching performance by Japan’s Kazuma Tsuya, who scored nailed 6 […]

World Deaf Championship Coaches opportunity

USADB International is looking for Men’s and Women’s coaches for the World Deaf Basketball Championship games that will be held next year 2019. Linked below ar ethe coach criteria: WDBC 2019 – Men’s WDBC 2019 – Women’s The deadline to apply is June 30, 2018

Press Release: USADB International Program

Contact: Nathan Boyes FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Email: publicrelations@usadb.us Website: www.usadb.us USADB International Program Vancouver, WA – February 2, 2018 — The USADB Executive Board decided to make some changes in the USADB International program. USADB would like to recognize and appreciate the many years Mr. David Hamilton has contributed to the USADB International program since […]

Kevin Kovacs and Lindsay Stergio to Head USA U20 and U21 Teams throughout 2018

Kevin Kovacs Gallaudet University’s Kevin Kovacs has been selected as the men’s basketball head coach for the U-20 and U-21 teams that will compete for the gold in Bolivia in October 2017 and Washington D.C. in July 2018, respectively. Kovacs, in his second year as the Bison’s head coach, led Gallaudet to 20-6 record this […]