Mia Smith of Woodinville and Taya Corosdale of Bothell recently played with their team, Seattle Transition Hoops, in the AAU National Championship game for the 7th grade in Cincinnati. The Seattle team lost in the championship game by a only a few points to a Tennessee Select team to end second in the nation. To get to the championship game they won six games in a row without a defeat. Since the boys and girls AAU program has been tracking results no Pacific Northwest team has achieved this level of success. Linda Slater is head coach and Thomas O. Marxen, a Woodinville dentist, is one of the assistant coache. Team members are Jo Jo Huletz, Kelly Keene, Taya Corosdale, Adrianna Davis, Reyna Lacalli, Serena Toney, Taylor Chambers, Mia Smith, Alexi Kyro, Gina Marxen, Keyonna Jones, Jazlyn Smith and Kylie George.