basketball

Swoosh!

Last night H’s 9th grade team beat the JV team at Ensworth, a big rival: 45-36. H made her first 3 point shot in a regular season game. Here’s the proud mommy video (she’s #10):

March Madness

Now that the regular basketball season is over, H is playing on a 7th/8th grade team in a few tournaments between now and summer. This one started Friday night with a warm up game, and the double elimination tournament started yesterday. They played at 8, 12, and 5, then today they played at 1, 3, …

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Sports for girls is good on so many levels…self-confidence, teamwork, exercise, etc

Basketball tryouts are today. This morning, J asked H how practices have been going, and she said, “Fine, but you know, I probably won’t be starting for the A team this year.” Knowing her as I know her, I think she said that because she’s preparing herself, “just in case”. It’s a protection thing. If …

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Basketball camp

After last week’s five days of basketball camp (spending one night in Shelbyville in a classroom, and three nights in Cookeville in the grossest dorm room in existence!), and playing up to 8 games per day, they’re back at it with a vengeance. Practice this morning for two hours, then four games tonight. As tired …

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January, 2007…Another year, and we’re still not in the house! Looks like it’s going to be March at the earliest. We’re going to Hawaii at the end of February, and skiing for spring break so we hope to fit the move in between those two trips. H’s in the middle of the short middle school …

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