Announcements - Friday, February 20

Posted on: Feb 20, 2015

Good morning. It is Friday, February 20th. It is a day 2.

Congratulations to the Knights Honor winners for this week. They are Kiers B. and Brieanne B. Please come down to the office at this time to claim your prize.

The 8th Grade Lunch Time pickleball tournament will begin Monday. You MUST be signed up by the end of 5th hour today to be entered in the tournament. See Ms. Anderson for more information or to get signed up!

A metal tag with the name “Emma” on it was found out front. Please claim it in the office

There will be an informational meeting for all 7th & 8th grade girls interested in playing school softball. The meeting will be right after school on March 5th in the cafeteria.

There will be a fan bus to the state wrestling tournament on February 26th for 7th & 8th graders interested in going. If you are in 7th or 8th grade and are interested, pick up a permission form in the office and return it to Mr. Sukalski by Tuesday. YOU HAVE TO HAVE THE GRADE PORTION SIGNED BY YOUR PARENTS IN ORDER TO GO. No forms will be accepted after Tuesday, so get them in as soon as you can if you want to attend. The forms will be available in the office.

Wrestling Mat Rat t-shirts will be for sale Monday and Tuesday. The cost is $15. Get one from Mr. Jensen or Mr. Hackenmueller.

The 7th grade traveled to Big Lake on Thursday and came home with a split. The Gold B team ended up losing 26-23. Tyler T. led the way with 12 pts and 8 rebounds. Garrett P. had 8 pts to go along with 3 assists. Luke T. had 2 pts and Tyren C. had 1 pt. The A team played another consistent team effort and beat Big Lake 44-39. The Knights displayed good team defense highlighted by good help side defense and great attacking of the basket on offense. Semaj H. hit two free throws with under five seconds remaining to ice the win for the Knights! Nick O. led the way with 10 pts, Davis M. played his best game of the year with 7 pts, Andrew E. and Semaj H. also had 7 pts each. Kale H. had 6 pts, Jack C. had 4 pts, Colton S. and Sean B. had 2 pts each. Brandon L. and Sean B. highlighted the defensive effort with their disruptive defensive pressure on the Hornets' point guard and disrupted their offensive rhythm.

Playing in Round 1 of the 8th Grade Pickleball Tournament on Monday will be…

1) Alex & Hunter versus Brett & Isaac

2) Mitchell & Austin Versus Jack & Sam

3) Alex & Isaac versus Abby & Abby

4) Jacob & Austin versus Taelyr & Amelia

5) Jason & Joel versus Will & Zach

6) Yasmin & Katelyn versus Nate & Zach

7) Owen & Joe versus Alex & Alfonso

The final bracket will be up Monday morning outside of the large gym.

A split was earned by the 8th grade Boys Basketball teams in Big Lake this past Thursday in their 2 game bout with the Hornets.

The GOLD B team notched their first win of the season, with a well-played 44-32 victory, led by Hunter G. 13 points, 10 rebounds, and 5 blocked shots. Conner V., Tommy H., and Jared D. all had 7 points, Zander R. netted 4, and Jack O. and Dylan W. each knocked down a shot as well.

The A team saw their 4 game winning streak come to an end, as they were unable to figure out the Big Lake zone defense, dropping the game by a score of 42-49. Trey F. led the way with 21 points and Jack G. contributed tough post defense and some valuable rebounds.

The Boys next play on Monday 2/23 at home versus the Chisago Lakes Wildcats.

A split was earned by the 8th grade Boys Basketball teams in Big Lake this past Thursday in their 2 game bout with the Hornets.

Have a great day.

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