Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Fall Basketball Open Gyms

Open gyms will be held every other Thursday starting on September 11th and there is no cost to attend.  Open gyms will consist of 3 on 3, 4 on 4 and 5 on 5 scrimmages.  All girls in 8th-12th grades are invited to come and participate in these scrimmages.

Coaches can work with players at open gyms until 2 weeks prior to tryouts on November 10th.

Please check the blog calendar for times and location.

Open Gym Dates:  Sept 11 & 25.  Oct 9, 23, 28, & 29.  Nov 4, 5, & 6.

Fall Basketball Skills Clinic

We will be holding a fall basketball clinic on Tuesday and Wednesday nights in September and October at the high school.  All dates, times, and locations are listed on the blog calendar.

The clinic is open to all 8th-12th grade girls who are interested in improving their basketball skills.  The cost for the clinic is $50 and registration will take place the first night of the clinic starting at 3:30 pm in the main gym.  There will be a total of 13 sessions and each session will be 90 minutes.

The clinics will focus on position work, shooting, and 1 on 1 and 2 on 2 games.  Players will be divided according to skill level to allow them to get the most benefit from each session.

Clinic dates are:  Sept 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, & 30.  Oct 1, 7, 14, & 22.  Times will vary depending on gym availability during volleyball season.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Coach Ames.  jill.ames@jordandistrict.org

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Head Sophomore Coach and Assistant Openings

If you are interesting in joining the Lady Mustangs coaching staff, please email Coach Jill Ames by August 18.  Please attach your resume with your coaching experience and coaching philosophy.  Coaches are required to be CPR certified, complete a concussion training seminar, have a background check through the district, and must have a coaching minor or have taken the coaches certification class.  If you have not completed a coaching certification class or coaching degree, you will need to take the coaching class offered by the district.  Coaches are not allowed to work with players until all of these requirements have been met.

Try outs will be November 10-12 and Region games will be held on Wednesday and Friday nights starting in January.

The sophomore team practices on A-days from 4-6 pm and from 5-7 pm on B-days.  Sophomore games are played at 3:30 pm unless otherwise noted on the schedule.

If you have any questions, please contact Coach Ames.

jill.ames@jordandistrict.org

Thursday, July 31, 2014

3 on 3 Tournament

Midnight Madness 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament at JL Sorenson in Herriman. Tournament is August 16th and the deadline to register is August 13th. It is only $50 for a team, max of 5 players. 
http://www.slco.org/recreation/jlsorenson/adultSports/3_on_3_Basketball_To.html

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Fall Basketball

The fall dead period for basketball starts on August 1 and goes through August 14.
Our fall clinics and open gyms will start the first week of September.

Here is the world championship game of the top high school players in the country taking on Spain.  This is a great game!


Keep working on your game and we look forward to seeing you in the gym very soon.

H.E.R.D. IT!