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Playin’ Bball

25. November 2007 | Kategorie Uncategorized

The first week of basketball is over. Holy cow!! Here is my week.


We didn’t have practice but there was a mandatory open gym for all the non-volleyball players. That is about half the team. Coach made a list of things we had to do and it took a good hour to finish all of that. By the end of open gym, my legs were dead.


This was the first day of real practice and boy did he work us. I had a huge blister by the middle of practice and my inhaler was out so the three ladders we had to do sucked big time. But all in all practice wasn’t too bad.


Day two of practice and easier than the first. We ran plays most the time so it was a lot of standing and listening. We did a lot of running toward the end of practice but for a cross country star (haha yeah right!) it was nothing.

Thursday was had off because of thanksgiving. Hurray!


We had practice in the afternoon. This gave me plenty of time to get a refill for my inhaler so I was breathing easy by practice time. We did an awful lot of running. Coach was also very crabby which made things ten times worse. We ended up doing sprints for a good ten minutes. (This may or may not be an exaggeration)


We had two practices today because we had Monday and Thursday off. They were both hard practices with lots and lots of conditioning. I try and keep a positive attitude about condition but that’s easier said then done. After the first practice of the day, we got jerseys. Guess who got a varsity jersey? No, not Brenna. I DID!! I got number 22 just like Coco Cofield. I’ll dunk it just for him too, haha in my dreams!

Sunday was had off as well, but dad had me up at six to go hunting before church. We saw two deer but no shots were fired.

I am pretty happy that Coach didn’t cut me, but im not out of hot water yet. I may have a jersey but Coach is riding me pretty hard. I always do really well when he isn’t watching, but as soon as he looks I choke and he yells. I can’t help it, knowing he wants to cut me makes me nervous. Cross my fingers that my hard work pays off this year. We have pictures tomorrow, so if i get cut after that I’ll still be in the program, haha!

Hope you guys had a fine weekend!

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  1. Comment by Holli | November 26, 2007 @ 8:38 am

    Congrats on the jersey! Work hard to keep that spot!

  2. Comment by Bryce Rausch | November 26, 2007 @ 9:43 am

    Just survive to get in that program.

  3. Comment by m!les | November 26, 2007 @ 2:53 pm

    If you need me to beat up the coach for you, just let me know.

  4. Comment by mom | November 26, 2007 @ 4:27 pm

    Just think if you get cut you will have all that time to study and get the really good scholarship money and you will have nice expensive shoes to boot!

  5. Comment by BigT | November 26, 2007 @ 11:01 pm

    I may be wrong, but Coco couldn’t dunk. Sorry…

  6. Comment by Molly | November 27, 2007 @ 8:19 pm

    Tony i think you’re wrong. I have a poster of him dunking it in a game!

  7. Comment by Sue | November 30, 2007 @ 11:03 pm

    I think that poster was a preset photo so that people would think he could dunk it even if he couldn’t. Who would of known. It’s like someone being on a program and then not really being on the team.:wink:

    I’ll be watching for you in Ortonville next week, good luck and just do your best whatever comes your way.

  8. Comment by Linds | December 2, 2007 @ 7:09 pm

    Congrats on getting the jersey, but Milbank still sucks. Sorry 😉

  9. Comment by Tammy | December 10, 2007 @ 12:14 pm

    Linds is right! And I’m not sorry!

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