What does it take to be a Firebird Basketball Player?
Being a basketball player does not merely imply wearing a uniform and being a member of the squad. There are many areas to think about if you want to be a winner, not only in basketball, but in life itself. The importance of the following qualities, necessary for every great player, cannot be impressed upon you enough.
ATTENTION BOYS BASKETBALL PLAYERS:Open gym opportunities begin October 3rd,2023 at 6:00 A.M. for 7th and 8th grade boys who are interested in playing basketball. Yes, you heard that right- 6:00 AM in the gymnasium! This is not tryouts and it is not mandatory. This is an opportunity to get warmed up before tryouts beg6in.
October 3rd, 4th and 5th
October 10th, 11th and 12th
October 18th, and 19th
October 24th and 26th.
Hope to see you there!
An Alternate Route
For athletes that do not make the cut, Michael Lewis is the seventh and eighth-grade flight coordinator for Lakota Thunderbirds. He is looking for high caliber players that do not make our cut. His goal is to place these players in a very competitive environment on and off the court. Once we are done with our team selections, we will provide Coach Lewis with Information to contact them for their tryout. His contact information is below.
Coach Michael Lewis
7th-8th Flight Coordinator
7th-12th Grade Boys Asst. Coordinator