Ziyad Holt

Ziyad Holt, a rising seventh grader at Halifax County Middle School, and his AAU team the Triad Hornets of Greensboro North Carolina finished third in the AAU World Championships recently in Rock Hill, South Carolina. Holt’s 12U team played up an age division, competing in the 13U division to capture the top three spot. The Hornets defeated Grind Academy 48-40 in the third place game. The AAU World Championships on average have 28 states represented per location and event.