Posted On: 07/7/21 12:53 PM

You may recall when I took a look at Iowa Rockets 17R’s run at AAUs in Orlando. Well, it turns out Rockets was not done making some noise on the national stage.

16R did a brilliant job of carrying the torch for all the young, rising talent that Iowa has to offer. They also helped prove that Iowa Rockets is a force to be reckoned with across multiple age groups. I think we’ll be seeing much more from this talented club in the years to come.

Let’s recap how this year’s club season wrapped up for Iowa Rockets 16R.


Nationals Journey

Rockets began their 16 USA slate in a pool full of worthy competition. However, 16R encountered very few problems. The team from Iowa opened with a comfortable sweep over HJV and followed that up with a three-set win over OT.

Saturday arrived, and Rockets was not going to slow down. 16R steamrolled through the second day of competition without dropping a single set in wins over Premier Nebraska, NPJ Seattle, and Sunshine. This team was primed to make a big run upon being placed in a new pool.

Indeed, the team’s momentum continued to soar. Rockets picked

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