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Wings win 16U National Title

ORLANDO, FL (KAIT) - The Arkansas Wings 16 and under AAU team has won big already this summer and struck again over the weekend in Orlando.

The team coached by Jonesboro High School Head basketball coach Wes Swift won the 16U National Championship on Sunday easily over their Florida opponent.

Also on the team from Region 8 were Jonesboro guard Marquise Pointer along with EPC sophomore Malik Monk.

This wasn't the only win from Swift's crew this summer. The Wings also won the Nike 16's Invitational along with the prestigous Peach Jam. Both of those tournaments also feature some of the best teams in the nation.

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