efforts, enthusiasm, grit, teamwork and spirit! Cross Country ran in the final meet – The District
Meet on Monday, Football on Tuesday, Volleyball Thursday and Fine Arts Performances this week
as well. Our Athletes are involved and multi-talented and making Dowell GREAT!!!
Our Athletic Word of the Week has been Responsibility. Coaches visited with athletes about their
responsibilities and the expectations they have and to work on taking care of business to the best
of their abilities. Our Athletes of the Week are: Chase Washington, PJ Twa, Grant Simpson, Charlie
Bartholomew, Collin Drake, Olivia Tenney, Kaia Lore , Sarah Hamilton.
District CC Meet results: Dowell 8th Boys Win 1st Place Trophy! Dowell 8th and 7th Girls win a
Second Place Trophy! Dowell 7th Boys take 3rd place. What a GREAT showing at the final meet of
this season! Outstanding efforts all season. Coach Branham and Coach Wilson can’t say enough
about the work ethic the CC Teams developed and their strong competitive spirit. This year ranks
up there as one of our best ever. What a great season they put together.
Football played Prosper Rogers last Tuesday evening. Both 8th grade teams won. Our 7th battled
but came up short in both games. We will battle Highland Park this coming Tuesday, 10-25-16.
7th grade at Boyd. 8th travels to HP. Football Teams Records are:
8th A 6-0 8th B 5-0-1 7th A 3-3 7th B 4-1-1
Volleyball travelled to Prosper Rogers last night. Our Lionettes played hard on this night and our 8th
C Team came away with a victory. Dowell will host and play in the 7th B/C Tournament this Saturday
starting at 8:00am. Our 8th B/C Teams will travel to Faubion to play in the 8th B/C Tourny – 8am start.
All of our teams are out to bring home some trophies! Go Lionettes!!
NO SCHOOL on Monday, Aug. 24th. We’ll get back to it Tuesday as usual.
Make the next 3 days AWESOME with your athlete!!