The recent Deaf World Championships tryouts held in Indianapolis, Indiana at the Caskey Gymnasium on the grounds of the Indiana School for the Deaf saw several Indy Hawks selected to the team, including 3/5ths of the Hawks starting lineup. Such presence at a tryouts has been unprecedented.
Veteran point guard 6’3 Robert Haney, Jr will be heading towards his 6th international competition, along with dominating 6’9 center Edlin Dorn. Veteran 6’2 swingman Matt Johnson has also been selected to the team. Former Indy Hawk post player 6’3 Joe Estep has been named to the development squad.
The USA team will compete in the DWC to be held September 2011 in Italy with the second round of DWC tryouts taking place at Gallaudet University in September 24-26, 2010.