Winter Activities

2017-18 Girls Basketball - 8th Grade

2017-18 Girls Basketball - 8th Grade

Click here to contact Coach Fischer joshuaf@stma.k12.mn.us

Click here to contact Coach Schlangen erikasc@stma.k12.mn.us

The 8th grade girls Blue B basketball team started November 20th’s game against Monticello with intensity, but were defeated 28-19 in the closing minutes. They excelled from selfless team play, including vital screens set by Lydia P., and fastbreak teamwork from Casey F.and Natalie Z. Scoring for the Knights were Hannah S.with 9, Bella M.with 6 and Casey F.with 4.  Congrats to the 8th grade girls basketball Gold B team on earning their first victory of the season over the Cambridge Bluejackets, winning 30 to 14 on November 20th.  All eight players that suited up for this game, got in the scoring column, led by Raelin S.s 8 points.   Sydney R. scored 6 and had a few nice assists, and Jamie T. ripped down 8 rebounds to go with her 2 points.  The A team lost a close one 31-30 to the Bluejackets.  Sophie J. played outstanding, scoring 15 points, including 9 of 12 from the free throw line. Megan S. once again turned in a strong game on the defensive end, and finished with 4 points.

The 8th grade Girls Basketball Teams traveled to Buffalo on November 13th to open up their season against the Bison. The Lady Knights were able to earn a split on the road trip, with the A team losing 25 to 13, and the Blue B Team winning 36 to 6. The A team was led by Mikayla V.’s 7 points and 5 rebounds. The Blue B team had six different players get in the books, led by Bella M.’s 10 points, Karlee B. had 8 points and dished out 4 assists, and Casey F. and Hannah S. each put in 6 points. Montee D. did a nice job patrolling the paint, and finished with 4 points.

2017-18 STMA 8th Grade Girls Basketball Schedule

Home games are at Middle School West except for December 7th

Monday, Nov. 13th: 4:00 STMA at Buffalo Middle School, A game is first, B game at approx. 5:00. Blue B team plays.

Monday, Nov. 20th: 4:30 Cambridge at STMA, A game first, B game at approx. 5:30. Gold B team plays

Monday, Nov. 20th: 4:15 STMA Blue B team at Monticello Middle School, B game only.

Tuesday, Nov. 21st: 4:30 STMA at Princeton Middle School, B game only, Princeton does not have enough girls for an A team. Blue B team plays.

Monday, Nov. 27th: 4:00 STMA at Big Lake Middle School, A game first, B game at approx. 5:00. Gold B team plays.

Tuesday, Nov. 28th: 4:00 Buffalo at STMA, A game is first, B game at approx. 5:00. Gold B team plays

Tuesday, Nov. 28th 5:00 Howard Lake-Waverly at STMA on court 3 at West. B game only, Blue B team plays.

Monday, Dec. 4th: 4:30 STMA at Chisago Lakes Middle School, A game first, B game at approx. 5:30. Blue B team plays.

Monday, Dec. 4th: 5:15 STMA at Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted Middle School, B game only, Gold B team plays.

Tuesday, Dec. 5th: 3:45 Big Lake at STMA, A game first, B game at approx. 4:45. Blue B team plays.

Thursday, Dec. 7th: 4:30 North Branch at STMA (at East), B game first, A game at approx. 5:30. Gold B team plays.

Monday, Dec. 11th: 4:00 STMA at Monticello Middle School, A game first, B game at approx. 5:00. Blue B team plays.

December, Dec. 12th: 3:45 Monticello at STMA Gold B team (played at Middle School East), B game only.

Monday, Dec. 18th: 4:30 Isanti at STMA, Two B games, no A game. Both Blue and Gold B teams play.

Monday, Dec. 18th: 5:00 STMA at Monticello Middle School, A game only

Tuesday, Dec. 19th: 4:15 Princeton at STMA, B game only, Princeton does not have enough girls for an A team. Gold B team plays.

Tuesday, Dec. 19th: 5:20 STMA A team at Wayzata East Middle School, A game only.

2017-18 Girls Basketball - 7th Grade

2017-18 Girls Basketball - 7th Grade

Click here to contact Coach Anfenson tima@stma.k12.mn.us

Click here to contact Coach Schlangen erikasc@stma.k12.mn.us

The 7th grade girls’ basketball A team came away with a 50-17 victory over Cambridge on November 20th.  Balanced scoring was key in the victory with many different girls make contributions in the score column. Lauren H. poured in 12 while Zaya E. had 8.  Piper C. had 7 points and was all over the floor grabbing rebounds and loose balls.  The Knights were very aggressive on defense which resulted in fast break baskets.  Gabby V. had another solid game and showed that good practice habits pay off.  The STMA 7B also had strong game beating Cambridge 38-11.  Hannah K. had strong game scoring 15 points.  Her quickness and athletic ability allowed her to drive by her defender for easy hoops. Samantha K. and Ella H. provided a strong inside combination that resulted in many positive plays.  Both teams still have areas to improve.  With continued hard work they should see improved free throw shooting and finishing shots at the basket.

The STMA girls’ 7th grade A basketball team came away with a convincing win over Buffalo on November 13th. All ten girls got in the score column. Lauren H. provided inside scoring with 11 points while Zaya E. played solid defense on the perimeter gaining several steals in the game. It was a good start for the girls with good effort and team play. The B team also delivered a convincing victory. The team played well on both ends of the floor. Molly R. poured in 12 points followed by Niki B. with 10 and Edie N. with 8.

2017-18 East 7th Grade Girls Basketball Schedule

Home games are at Middle School West except for December 7th

Monday, Nov. 13th: 4:00 STMA at Buffalo Middle School, A game is first, B game at approx. 5:00.

Monday, Nov. 20th: 4:30 Cambridge at STMA, A game first, B game at approx. 5:30.

Tuesday, Nov. 21st: 4:30 STMA at Princeton Middle School, B game only, Princeton does not have enough girls for an A team.

Monday, Nov. 27th: 4:00 STMA at Big Lake Middle School, A game first, B game at approx. 5:00.

Tuesday, Nov. 28th: 4:00 Buffalo at STMA, A game is first, B game at approx. 5:00.

Tuesday, Nov. 28th 4:00 Howard Lake-Waverly at STMA on court 3 at West. One of STMA's B teams will play this game.

Thursday, Nov. 30th 5:15 STMA B team at Annandale Elementary, B game only

Monday, Dec. 4th: 4:30 STMA at Chisago Lakes Middle School, A game first, B game at approx. 5:30.

Monday, Dec. 4th: 4:15 STMA at Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted Middle School, One of STMA's B teams will play this game.

Tuesday, Dec. 5th: 3:45 Big Lake at STMA, A game first, B game at approx. 4:45.

Thursday, Dec. 7th: 4:30 North Branch at STMA (at East), B game only, North Branch does not have enough girls to have an A team.

Monday, Dec. 11th: 4:00 STMA at Monticello Middle School, A game first, B game at approx. 5:00.

Monday, Dec. 18th: 4:30 Isanti at STMA, Two B games, no A game

Monday, Dec. 18th: 4:00 STMA at Monticello Middle School, A game only

Tuesday, Dec. 19th: 4:15 Princeton at STMA, B game only, Princeton does not have enough girls for an A team.

Tuesday, Dec. 19th: 4:20 STMA A team at Wayzata East Middle School, A game only.

2017 - 18 Wrestling

2017 - 18 Wrestling

Click here to contact Coach Kelley blairk@stma.k12.mn.us

Click here to contact Coach Jensen richj@stma.k12.mn.us

Organizational Meeting: there will be an organizational meeting for all 7th & 8th grade boys interested in going out for wrestling. That meeting will be right after school on November 9th in the cafeteria. Parents do not need to attend this meeting.

First Day of Practice: Monday, November 20th. Practices are held at West Monday through Thursday from after school until 5:00. Please have your ride pick you up at West by 5:15 each night. You will be bussed each night to West for practices and home matches.

Coaches: Mr. Kelley and Mr. Jensen

Sports Physical: you need to have a sports physical on file in Mr. Sukalski’s office. Sports physicals are valid for three years. You need to have a sports physical on file in order to register.

Registration: You may register online by going to your parents’ School View account, clicking on fee pay, and then activities. If you have not been out for a sport yet this year, you will need to fill out the eligibility form online. If you have already filled this out for a fall sport, your answers are probably still there, but you will have to electronically sign the form again.You will then be allowed to pay the $110 activity fee. If you are on reduced or free lunch plan, your fee is lower. The system should tell you how much you have to pay according to your lunch account. If you think there is an error with the fee, please contact Scott Sukalski at 763-497-2655 ext. 93003 or 94124. Make sure you have a valid physical on file with the activities office or the system will not allow you to register.

Behavior – as an athlete for Middle School East, you are an ambassador of our school. As an ambassador of our school, we expect your behavior to be a positive model for others to see and follow. You will miss matches or practice time if you receive out-of-school or in-school suspension.

Important Policies to remember:

1. You need to be passing all of your classes to be on the wrestling team. Mr. Sukalski will check to see if you are passing all of your classes at the end of the trimester.

2. You need to be in class five full periods of the day in order to practice or wrestle in a match that night. If you have a doctor’s appointment, you may be excused from this requirement, but you need to make sure to bring a note to Mrs. Rice, our attendance person, from the doctor explaining that the appointment took longer than usual.

3. Your coaches will expect you to be at practice every day. Practices are after school Monday through Thursday until 5:00. Missed practices may result in reduced matches.

4. We will bus you to all road matches and back to West, but you may ride with your parents home after a match if you choose rather than ride the bus back to West. You need to have your parent sign out with your coach if you ride home with a parent. If you are planning to ride home with someone else’s parents, your parents need to notify Mr. Sukalski of this one day in advance.

Website: Your wrestling team has its own website. Go to the www.stma.k12.mn.us, click on “activities”, click on “Middle School East”, and then click on “winter”. Your schedule, important information, and your coach’s e-mail address can be found on your team web page. Eventually your team picture and write-ups from your matches will be there as well.

2017 - 18 Middle School Wrestling Schedule

Monday, November 20th: 3:15 first day of practice. Practices are held at West.

Saturday, December 2nd: 10:00 STMA at New Prague Invitational (New Prague High School)

Tuesday, December 5th: 4:15 STMA and Big Lake at North Branch Middle School

Thursday, December 7th: 4:30 Princeton at STMA

Thursday, December 14th: 4:00 St. Francis at STMA

Friday, December 15th: 4:00 Greeno Invitational Tournament at STMA.

Tuesday, December 19th: 4:00 STMA and Chisago Lakes at Monticello Middle School

Saturday, January 6th: 9:00 STMA at Rocori Invitational at Rocori High School

Monday, January 8th: 4:15 STMA at Foley High School.

Thursday, January 11th: 4:00 STMA at Buffalo Middle School

Saturday, January 13th: 9:00 STMA at Coon Rapids Invitational at Coon Rapids High School.

Tuesday, January 16th: 4:15 Foley at STMA

Thursday, January 18th: 4:30 Cambridge-Isanti at STMA

Monday, January 22nd: 3:30 Mississippi 8 meet at Big Lake High School.

2017-18 Boys Basketball - 8th Grade

2017-18 Boys Basketball - 8th Grade

Coach:  to be determined

Organizational Meeting: There will be an organizational meeting for all 7th & 8th grade boys from East interested in going out for basketball on Tuesday, December 5th from 3:05 until 3:30 in the East cafeteria. Parents do not need to attend this meeting.

First Day of Practice: Tuesday, January 2nd. Practices are Monday through Thursday from after school until 5:00. Please have your ride pick you up at East by 5:15 each night.

Coaches: 8th grade: TBD; 7th grade: Mr. Hanson.

Sports Physical: you need to have a sports physical on file in Mr. Sukalski’s office. Sports physicals are valid for three years. You need to have a sports physical on file in order to register.

Registration: You may register online by going to your parents’ School View account, clicking on fee pay, and then activities. If you have not been out for a sport yet this year, you will need to fill out the eligibility form online. If you have already filled this out for a fall sport, your answers are probably still there, but you will have to electronically sign the form again.You will then be allowed to pay the $110 activity fee. If you are on reduced or free lunch plan, your fee is lower. The system should tell you how much you have to pay according to your lunch account. If you think there is an error with the fee, please contact Scott Sukalski at 763-497-2655 ext. 93003 or 94124. Make sure you have a valid physical on file with the activities office or the system will not allow you to register.

Behavior – as an athlete for Middle School East, you are an ambassador of our school. As an ambassador of our school, we expect your behavior to be that of a positive model for others to see and follow.

Important Policies to remember:

1. You need to be passing all of your classes to be on the basketball team. Mr. Sukalski will check to see if you are passing all of your classes at mid tri.

2. You need to be in class five full periods of the day in order to practice or play in a game that night. If you have a doctor’s appointment, you may be excused from this requirement, but you need to make sure to bring a note to Mrs. Rice, our attendance person, from the doctor explaining that the appointment took longer than usual.

3. Your coaches will expect you to be at practice every day. Practices are after school Monday through Thursday until 5:00. Missed practices may result in reduced playing time.

4. We will bus you to all road games and back to East, but you may ride home with your parents after a game if you choose rather than ride the bus back to East. You need to have your parent sign out with your coach if you ride home with a parent. If you are planning to ride home with someone else’s parents, your parents need to notify Mr. Sukalski of this one day in advance.

Website: Your basketball team has its own website. Go to the www.stma.k12.mn.us, click on “activities”, click on “Middle School East”, and then click on “winter”. Your schedule, important information, and your coach’s e-mail address can be found on your team web page. Eventually your team picture and write-ups from your games will be there as well.

2017-18 East 8th Grade Boys Basketball Schedule

The 2018 schedule will be posted here soon.

2017-18 Boys Basketball - 7th Grade

2017-18 Boys Basketball - 7th Grade

Click Here to Contact Coach Hanson coreyh@stma.k12.mn.us

Organizational Meeting: There will be an organizational meeting for all 7th & 8th grade boys from East interested in going out for basketball on Tuesday, December 5th from 3:05 until 3:30 in the East cafeteria. Parents do not need to attend this meeting.

First Day of Practice: Tuesday, January 2nd. Practices are Monday through Thursday from after school until 5:00. Please have your ride pick you up at East by 5:15 each night.

Coaches: 8th grade: TBD; 7th grade: Mr. Hanson.

Sports Physical: you need to have a sports physical on file in Mr. Sukalski’s office. Sports physicals are valid for three years. You need to have a sports physical on file in order to register.

Registration: You may register online by going to your parents’ School View account, clicking on fee pay, and then activities. If you have not been out for a sport yet this year, you will need to fill out the eligibility form online. If you have already filled this out for a fall sport, your answers are probably still there, but you will have to electronically sign the form again.You will then be allowed to pay the $110 activity fee. If you are on reduced or free lunch plan, your fee is lower. The system should tell you how much you have to pay according to your lunch account. If you think there is an error with the fee, please contact Scott Sukalski at 763-497-2655 ext. 93003 or 94124. Make sure you have a valid physical on file with the activities office or the system will not allow you to register.

Behavior – as an athlete for Middle School East, you are an ambassador of our school. As an ambassador of our school, we expect your behavior to be that of a positive model for others to see and follow.

Important Policies to remember:

1. You need to be passing all of your classes to be on the basketball team. Mr. Sukalski will check to see if you are passing all of your classes at mid tri.

2. You need to be in class five full periods of the day in order to practice or play in a game that night. If you have a doctor’s appointment, you may be excused from this requirement, but you need to make sure to bring a note to Mrs. Rice, our attendance person, from the doctor explaining that the appointment took longer than usual.

3. Your coaches will expect you to be at practice every day. Practices are after school Monday through Thursday until 5:00. Missed practices may result in reduced playing time.

4. We will bus you to all road games and back to East, but you may ride home with your parents after a game if you choose rather than ride the bus back to East. You need to have your parent sign out with your coach if you ride home with a parent. If you are planning to ride home with someone else’s parents, your parents need to notify Mr. Sukalski of this one day in advance.

Website: Your basketball team has its own website. Go to the www.stma.k12.mn.us, click on “activities”, click on “Middle School East”, and then click on “winter”. Your schedule, important information, and your coach’s e-mail address can be found on your team web page. Eventually your team picture and write-ups from your games will be there as well.

2017-18 East 7th Grade Boys Basketball Schedule

The 2018 schedule will be posted here soon.