were in full swing this week. Coaches saw plenty of hustle and strong efforts during
drills and skills testing this week. Competition was strong! Scores are tallied and letters
go out to the basketball tryout athletes this afternoon. Our Basketball Team Parent
Meeting is Monday, Nov. 14th @ 6:00pm in the Dowell Gym. Parents of those selected
to be on the Dowell Basketball Teams need to make this meeting with the coaches.
Our MISD Athletic Word of the Week has been “Teamwork”. Coaches visited with athletes
about working together as a group to reach a set goal. Working together to be our very best
in any task we do together. Our Athletes of the Week are: Cole Newhouse, Landon Millwee,
Grant Patton, Holden Richie, Brady Schwab, John Saunders, Briana Griffin, Jason Kim, Jamel
Wilson, Emily Smith, Ashley Turner, Stephanie Granados.
We start basketball team practices on Monday, Nov. 14th. 7th Girls and Boys enter locker
rooms at 6:30am for workouts. They will have breakfast time at 9:15am. Our 8th Girls and
Boys Basketball will workout from 3:00 to 5:15pm daily.
Don’t forget Basketball Parent Meetings on Nov. 14th, 6:00pm
Jersey Mike’s will be in attendance for signing up for pre-game meals – if you want this as
an option on game days.
We have 1 week left before the fall break Nov. 19th – 27th. Visit with your athlete about
staying strong in the classroom and getting to tutoring if needed.
Have a great weekend with your athlete! Make a memory together!