Indianapolis IN, Evelyn Magley CEO of The Basketball League announced Augusta GA is the 50th market for the 6 year old league.
The new team is called the Georgia Soul and is owned and operated by Ernesia Wright.
The Soul are entering its 4th year in business having been successful with both mens & women’s teams in different leagues in the past.
“This is a significant commitment as TBL is widely known as the 3rd pro league (behind the NBA & the NBAGLeague) in the USA and we believe that now is the time to bring this level of commitment. I’m thrilled for the opportunity and privilege to expand the CSRA’s professional basketball footprint to an elevated professional level with The Basketball League (TBL). With this new venture, the Georgia Soul Professional Basketball Organization will bring a never before seen basketball and entertainment experience to our local and surrounding communities. I’ve been watching this league for the past several years, and the timing has finally worked out. A sincere and heartfelt thank you to Magley’s for choosing The Georgia Soul to be the 50th franchise in the league. Stay tuned CSRA, great things are coming our way.” Ernesia Wright TMO Georgia Soul
TBL has teams from coast to coast and is known as a showcase league that helps most players fulfill dreams of playing abroad at the highest levels and creates lasting impacts within the local communities.
“Our vision is all about providing fun, family entertainment while leveraging the celebrity of our players to impact the lives of the youth in our. Immunities. From everything we know about the Soul this is a core component of their vision as well.” Evelyn Magley CEO TBL
Interested players look for upcoming TBL Combines & Soul tryouts.