Linnae Harper to attend USA U-19 trials

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UK Athletics announced on Tuesday that UK Hoops signee Linnae Harper will take part in trials for the 2013 USA U-19 World Championships squad.

The 5-foot-8 guard will travel to the US Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo., for the May 16-19 try-outs.

Should Harper make the USA squad she will travel to Lithunia for the U-19 World Championships.

The tournament begins on July 18, with the final being played on July 28.

Harper is due to play her freshman season at UK in the 2013/14 season.