GMS 6th GRADE BASKETBALL
IMPORTANT DATES & INFO
VOLUNTARY SKILL DEVELOPMENT AND OPEN GYM SESSIONS, OPEN TO ALL – LEADING UP TO TRYOUTS
Sunday, September 9 5:00-6:30 pm GMS
Sunday, September 16 12:30-2:00 pm GMS
Sunday, September 23 5:00-6:30 pm GMS
--attendance at these sessions is encouraged for those who plan on trying out, but not required.
6th GRADE TRYOUTS
Tuesday, September 25 6:00 – 8:00 pm GMS
Wednesday, September 26 4:00 – 6:00 pm CES
--attendance at tryouts is mandatory in order to make the team, with the exception of extreme and unforeseen circumstances, which should be communicated to Coach Blackwell ahead of time
--the teams will be finalized after the September 26 tryout.
--there will be no mandatory practices or sessions over fall break, but the gym will be open three times per week in the mornings over fall break for voluntary skill work and scrimmaging. Those dates and times will be shared at tryouts.
--Practice will start when we return to school on October 15 and a team-specific schedule will be shared at that point.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION RE: PHYSICALS
---All student-athletes must have a physical on file with the GMS office in order to tryout.
--Please check/confirm with the GMS office prior to September 24.
--Physicals are available at Urgent Care in Lawrenceburg, the Little Clinic in Harrison and Florence or you can schedule one with your family doctor. Request the paperwork for the “IHSAA pre-participation physical.”
--Please note the Pee-Wee Football and Youth Soccer programs are not affiliated with the school district so participation in those does not guarantee that you have an appropriate physical. This must be confirmed with the GMS office staff.
6th Grade Coaching Staff (Teams are split evenly, not as an A/B)
Stacy Mucker 6th Grade Black Head Coach
Tim Bobo 6th Grade Black Assistant Coach
Adam Harves 6th Grade Orange Head Coach
Kyle Craven 6th Grade Orange Assistant Coach
- If you have any questions prior to tryouts, please contact John Blackwell, varsity coach, at or at 537-7219, or Jason Caudill, GMS AP/AD at or 537-7259.
- After team selections, team specific head and assistant coach contact information will be provided.
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