Lions’ Sports News January 23
Congratulations to The Christ School middle school soccer team who took 2nd place in the Greater Orlando Athletic Conference Tournament!
Our 8th grade boys’ basketball team will begin play in the Greater Orlando Athletic Conference Tournament on Thursday, January 2, vs Trinity Prep. The game will be played at 6:00 pm at The First Academy.
Registration is still open for our middle school track and field team. Coach Paul Katuaskas will lead the team this year and he encourages anyone who is interested to join the team; no prior experience is required. 5th grade students can also participate. Students can choose to participate in the following events: long jump, high jump, discus, shot put, 100 meters, 1600 meters, 4×100 relay, 400 meters, 800 meters, 200 meters, 4×400 meter relay, and the 4×800 meter relay. All athletes must have the following paperwork complete before the first practice: FHSAA physical form, FHSAA consent form and TCS waiver. A $120 fee will be charged in FACTS. The first practice is Monday, February 4, from 3:30 to 4:30 pm on the green space. The remaining practices will be from 4:45 pm to 6:00 pm at Boone High School Track on the following dates: February 7, 11, 14, 21, 28, March 4, 7, 11 and 28. The track and field meets will be on February 25, March 5, 12, 25 and April 1.
The TK – 2nd grade basketball clinic will be held on Thursday, January 31, from 3:30 to 4:00 pm in the gym.
The 3rd – 5th grade girls’ basketball clinic will be held on Tuesday, January 29, from 3:30 to 4:30 pm in the gym.
The Christ School is offering a boys’ basketball team for 3rd, 4th and 5th grade students through the Legacy Youth Winter Basketball League. Practice will be on Mondays from 3:30 to 4:30 pm in the gym, starting January 28. Games will be played on Saturday mornings at South Creek Middle School in February and March. The season will end on March 16. Register here. The cost to join the league is $125, payable to Legacy Youth. A $35 TCS fee will be added in FACTS if this is your child’s first time participating in athletics this school year. A TCS waiver needs to be completed before January 28.