New school, new team

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New school, new team

Mrs.Bell

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Mrs.Bell

Deliyla Mendoza and Kierra Mendoza

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Leaving a junior high team transitioning to a high school team brings a lot of heat. From not knowing many people on the junior varsity or varsity teams to having a new coach to practicing and playing in a new setting brings a lot of excitement and nervousness to these athletes.

Football: Kaleb Valdez-9

    How does it feel playing for a high school team?

  • It feels good to be a part of the team that is like a family and be able to win and lose together.

    How does it feel having a new coach?

  • It feels better because I personally enjoy having a coach for each position.

    What’s different about it?

  • It feels more like a team and more care about the sport.

Boys Basketball: Jordan Lopez- 9

How does it feel playing for a high school team?

  • I like having a new coach because I get to learn new stuff and they have to learn how to coach new players.

    How does it feel having a new coach?

  • Being on the high school team is good because I get to play teams better than me and I can learn

    What’s different about it?

  • It’s different because you have to learn how to play with new kids that you haven’t played with.

Girls Basketball: Journey Sample- 9

How does it feel playing for a high school team?

  • Being on a high school team is definitely a great experience. It’s a big adjustment coming up from junior high, but i’m excited to finally be able to play at a higher level.

    How does it feel having a new coach?

  • Having a new coach this year has been great. I’m excited to learn from her because she has been there and know what it takes to make it to the top.

    What’s different about it?

  • Playing high school sports is different because i’m around girls who are older and more experienced than I am. In 8th grade I knew everyone there so it was like nothing, but now it’s a big change I have to make, is not being so shy and nervous.

Softball: Reanisha Preston-9

   How does it feel playing for a high school team?

  • It feels great playing for a high school different.

    How does it feel having a new coach?

  • It feels different having a new coach.

    What’s different about it?

  • It feels different because she teaches things different and she works us hard so we can succeed in softball.
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