National Champions Gearing up for another All-Star Season Representing Charlotte on and off the Court
Charlotte, N.C. – Charlotte Invasion is more than just a national championship basketball team. This hometown team is focused on mobilizing players to become community resource ambassadors in addition to champions! The 2017 season will prove to be the most exciting yet as they will embark on new partnerships with organizations throughout Charlotte. The belief that being a champion is a way of life is integral in the Charlotte Invasion organization.
Charlotte Invasion is still a young franchise, however, they were two-time regular season champs, two-time regional champions, and are past national champions and are ranked #3 in the nation. Charlotte Invasion has 3 players who were drafted to the Euro league; Tiffany Brown – Sweden; Kelsey Harris – Ireland; and in 2014, Lindsey Montgomery – Romania. In addition, last season the team boasted four players in the top 10 in the region, and one ranked in the top 10 in the nation. The 2017 season will undoubtedly yield even more accolades and awards for Charlotte Invasion!
On the court, Charlotte Invasion has proven to be the best, but it doesn’t stop there with this team. Off the court, they have created leadership development opportunities through strategic partnerships who support our mission: to empower and engage the athletic community through service, support and heart healthy lifestyle education. We have strategically positioned ourselves in the community and league throughout the last 3 years for optimal impact to those who directly support us. Our partners to date include, American Cancer Society, American Heart Association, Mecklenburg Parks and Recreation, the Omar Carter Charity, Rutledge Financial, and several area businesses.
The 2017 Charlotte Invasion season will prove to be the most exciting yet! As past national champions, we embark on new and exciting opportunities to represent Charlotte and compete once again among the best players in the country.
The bottom line is giving back and bringing hope!