US National Team Development Games
July 19-24: Canton, Ohio
Michael Masunas, age 12, is representing Tucson as he heads to Canton, Ohio for the 2016 US National Team Development Games (July 19-24, 2016). Michael was selected and invited to play tight end by USA Football after the USA Football Regional Development Camp in Phoenix in April.
This is the final level of tryouts for the US National Team, at the middle school level. Michael is going into 7th grade, and will be competing with incoming 7th, 8th and 9th graders.
From news release.
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