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2004 WBA CHAMPIONS

Southern Crescent Lightning

Peachtree City, Georgia


Championship Head Coach: Litterial Green

Southern Crescent Lightning beat Jackson Rage 82-79 in Jackson State's Williams Athletics and Assembly Center


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2005 WBA CHAMPIONS

Rome Gladiators

Rome, Georgia


Championship Head Coach: Harold Ellis

Rome Gladiators beat Mississippi Hardhats 103-100 in Winthrop-King Centre


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2006 WBA CHAMPIONS

Rome Gladiators

Rome, Georgia


Championship Head Coach: Harold Ellis

Rome Gladiators beat Cartersville Warriors 125-114 (2OT) in Winthrop-King Centre


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2006 ALL-WBA TEAMS

2007 WBA CHAMPIONS

Mayas-USA

Mayas, Mexico


Championship Head Coach: Lionel Garrett

Mayas-USA beat Gwinnett Ravia-Rebels 114-104 in Liburn, GA


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2007 ALL-WBA TEAMS

2008 WBA CHAMPIONS

Decatur Court Kings

Decatur, Georgia


Championship Head Coach: Reggie Fox

Decatur Court Kings beat Gwinnett Majic 131-128 (2OT)


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2008 ALL-WBA TEAMS

2009 WBA CHAMPIONS

Gwinnett Majic

Buford, Georgia


Championship Head Coach: David Akin

Gwinnett Majic beat Tupelo Rock-n-Rollers 95-93


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2009 ALL-WBA TEAMS

2010 WBA CHAMPIONS

Gwinnett Majic

Buford, Georgia


Championship Head Coach: David Akin

Gwinnett Majic beat Franklin Knights 133-113


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2010 ALL-WBA TEAMS

2011 WBA CHAMPIONS

Gwinnett Majic

Buford, Georgia


Championship Head Coach: David Akin

Gwinnett Majic beat Tupelo Rock-n-Rollers 113-91


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2011 ALL-WBA TEAMS

2013 WBA CHAMPIONS

Upstate Heat

Anderson, South Carolina


Championship Head Coach: Frederick Summer

Upstate Heat beat Rome Gladiators -


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