Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Mr. Wynne and the band did an amazing job at the concert yesterday and the drama group pulled the play together quite nicely.
Grad Executive meeting in the library at 11:30.
Students are reminded to lock their lockers at all times.
Pizza on sale today at lunch. Sign up by break.
Reminder that the staff are preparing a turkey dinner free of charge for the students this Thursday. Be sure to show your gratitude for their act of Christmas kindness.
Meet your handshake partners with your special handshake. Random prizes will be awarded to those who are seen meeting with the handshakes throughout the day.
Happy bleated birthdays to Jessica Lewis on December 13 and CJ McCardle on December 14th.
Basketball News – The girls basketball team has five players back from last season. They include: Jill Lawless, Alexis Mulligan, Maggy McGrath, Amanda O’Connor, and Molly Murphy. There are five new members on the team from last year. They include: Cassie Murray, Taylor Arsenault, Rachel Green, Jill Parker, and Sarah MacDonnell.
Last weekend the girls played in the KISHMAS basketball tournament. On Friday evening the Blazers matched up against theThree Oaks Axettes. The Blazers trailed by 17 points at the end of the 2nd quarter. The girls were not able to generate much offense in the 2nd half and Three Oaks rolled to a 59 to 18 victory.
- Maggy scored 7 points
- Molly scored 6 points
- Jill scored 4 points
- Rachel scored a single point on a foul shot
On Saturday morning the girls played against Bluefield. The Blazers had a solid two way game and did a very good job of keeping the ball out on the perimeter denying the Bobcats scoring chances. The girls held a 21 to 10 lead after two quarters and rolled on to a 40 to 15 victory.
- Jill scored a season high18 points
- Maggy scored a season high 9 points
- Rachel scored a career high 4 points
- Amanda scored 5 points
- Alexis scored 2 points
- Molly scored a single point
- Jill (JP) Parker scored the first point off her career on a foul shot
The Blazers finished 2nd in their pool and so faced off against Westisle. Speed and turnovers were a factor that worked against the Blazers in the 1st quarter and they found themselves trailing by 22 points after the quarter. For the rest of the game the Blazers settled down and played their best defense of the season as they adjusted to the Wolverines set plays. They were also able to generate more offense during the remainder of the game. However, Westisle rolled to a 58 to 23 victory.
- Maggy scored 8 points
- Amanda scored 6 points
- Sarah Mac scored 4 points
- Alexis and Jill each scored 2 points
- Rachel scored a single foul shot
Tomorrow the girls play host to the Three Oaks Axettes. Game time is 7:30.