23 Nov Athletics Update
This will be the last update until April as the basketball season has now wrapped up and spring sports are yet to begin.
The Hawks basketball teams finished their 2018-19 seasons over the weekend competing the in West Kootenay Championships.
The Grade 8 Girls lost to Grand Forks in the final by 3 points. Big thank you to coaches, Neil Fricke and Paul Fricke and sponsor Jody Jones!!
The Grade 8 Boys final against Grand Forks went back and forth until the final minutes of the game when Grand Forks rallied to a 50-40 victory over the Hawks. Thank you coach Blaine Benner and sponsors Marisa Clarke and Brad Mason for your work this season.
The Junior Boys Team had a tough semi-final match against Grand Forks. The Hawks had a 7 point half-time lead but were unable to hold it, losing 50-58. The went on to play SHSS in the 3rd place game winning easily 71-45. Thank you Mike Nagle and Corey Colwell for the long hours spent this season with the boys.
Congratulations to the Junior Girls Basketball Team and Coaches Stacey Ewankiw and Michele Waring for their convincing win in the West Kootenay Finals over Grand Forks. The first quarter of the game was close, 14-10 for the Hawks however the athleticism of the girls took over and they cruised to an easy 36-12 victory. The girls showed some great improvement over the course of the season.