our athletes in every fall sport we have – along with the physical work too. Mental toughness, team chemistry,
responsibilities, strategies to help our athletes be successful/be their very best! A great deal of work has really
be put in by all. We want to achieve fun results!!
Our MISD Athletic Words of the Week: “Goal Setting/Priorities”. Coaches talked about choosing the right
order of priorities-what is good and what is best! Setting goals that are challenging but realistic. Our Athletes
of the Week are: Peyton Tallo, Jacobey Campbell, Jacob Park, Maggie Maple, Ethan Scott, Audrey Sperry, Zoe
McKay, E'Quavia Mathis, Nicholas Thorson, Allí Zarbaugh, Kathryn Smith, Austin Woodruff, Jamin Palmer.
Our first UIL Grade Check is today ….just a progress report – not a pass/fail report. Let’s all of us know how
students are doing in the classroom. We want to be our best in every class! Please visit with your athlete about
their classes and any needs there. Teacher have tutorial times throughout the week – if needed.
October 6th will be our first pass/fail UIL grade check to determine Eligibility – No Pass – No Play.
Volleyball Teams took on Highland Park (always a challenge we look forward too) this past Thursday with
8th drawing the home court and our 7th on the road to HP. DMS 8th A Team defeated HP!! We fought hard
in all contest and will grow our game quickly! Plenty of Volleyball action to come this fall !
We have the MISD B/C Team VB Tournament this Saturday. 8th B @ Evans 8th C @ DMS 7th B @ Cockrill
7th C @ Johnson. Come on out and cheer on the Lionettes this Saturday. Lionettes are working hard!
DMS Cross Country Teams will compete in the Prosper Eagle Meet this coming Monday, Sept. 18th. 5:00pm
Event @ Prosper High School 301 Eagle Drive Prosper Tx. 75078
Big Meet! Lot’s of competition! Our Girls and Boys will be ready for the challenge!!! They have been putting
down some milage and speeding up the times!
Football Teams took part in the MISD Preview last Wednesday night. Great night for both 7th & 8th Teams!!
We play Evans in the season opener next Tuesday, Sept. 19th. 8th @ MHS 7th @ Boyd
No early practice time on Sept. 19th/Tuesday 8th Boys 8:35am 7th Boys 8:30am The Finch Bus as usual
B Teams 5:30pm A Teams 6:45pm C Teams 8:15pm Panthers vs. Lions What a great way to kick off our
season!!! Are You Ready for Some Football???
Dowell Athletes are Positive and Making Progress!!!!