The Naismith National Youth All American Report is proud to present the “Gatorade March Madness East Regional Youth Basketball tournament” The Gatorade March Madness will feature some of the best youth basketball players in the country Boys and Girls Grades 3rd-8th March 18-20th. With many scouts from NYAA, Scout.com and Prep Stars scheduled to be in attendance, this will make for an exciting and entertaining weekend of basketball. Scouts eyes will be focused on #1 ranked Nicole Melious from Stanten Island, NY Class of 2023. Nicole is only in the 5th grade and has already received major college interest. Also, Scouts will be focused on Markel Townsend Class of 2023 currently ranked #10 in the country. Markel is a super quick dynamite guard from Columbia, SC. Also ranked players Sarah Springer Class of 2022 from Virginia and Nakhauriey Little Class of 2023 from Raleigh NC. With such a star- studded field this event is high on the radar. Selected Games will be streamed live nationally and regionally.