By: Sean Bernard, Student
HALE – Hale Middle School Boys Basketball season is here. The boys’ 8th grade team has eight players on it: five 8th graders and three 7th graders. The 7th grade team has ten players, eight 6th graders and two 7th graders. Coach Nickell says that two of the 8th graders are playing for their first time this year. “These are two young teams that are going to have a very exciting future with basketball and especially in high school basketball,” Coach Nickell said. Their goal for the season is to learn and grow as basketball players to get ready for the next level of basketball. This is Coach Nickell’s second season coaching the 8th grade team, but he has been coaching basketball science 2014.