Pickens Basketball Celebrates Season At Banquet

PHS Basketball, Team FYN Sports

Last night, the PHS Basketball program celebrated their seasons with their end of the year banquet. Coaches talked about the good things during the season, the growth of the players, & sang happy birthday to the birthday girl, Nettes’ varsity head coach Donna Enis.

 

The cheerleaders were up first to celebrate their season and recognize everyone that helped them throughout the year. After the cheerleaders were given their certificates, it was girls JV coach Jenna Shaw’s turn as she talked about her teams season. She had several freshman and young girls on the roster and sees great potential in the girls. Next up, was coach Beckham for the C-team (9th grade), while they did not win a game during the season, coach Beckham was very encouraged by the progress they made during the year.

 

After the C-Team, it was JV boys coach Bo Page’s turn to recognize his team and their season. He acknowledged his team for improving during the season and for helping the Varsity prepare for their games. It would be the Dragonettes turn to be recognized as coach Enis shared her thoughts on the season. She noted that while she had a young team, she was thrilled how they came together to be just one game shy of having back to back state tournament appearances.

 

Sophomore Mackenzie Hampton was recognized as an All-region player and Madison McClure, Ashley Nelson, & Autumn Young were recognized as Honorable Mentions for the All-Region team. Sophomore Shelby Cook took home the Biscuit Award given to the girl who drew the most charges. Ashley Nelson received the Academic Award for having the highest GPA on the team.

 

Kaitlin Redman then was awarded the Most Improved Award. The Offensive Player went to Mackenzie Hampton while the Defensive Player went to Madison McClure. The Coach Pruitt Award went to Taylor Wigington. Ashley Nelson was rewarded with the Sierra Stephens Heart of a Dragon Award & Madison McClure received the Sierra Stephens Memorial Scholarship. The MVP went to Autumn Young.

 

Last but not least, varsity boys coach Brad Steinhauer came up to the podium to talk about his team. He mentioned winning two games in one day to reach the state tournament and beating rival Gilmer four times in one season.

 

Holden Roop was recognized as All-Region for the Dragons & Trent Rizoti received All-Region Honorable Mention. Both players will be playing in the N. Ga All Star game on Thursday. Sam Davis was awarded the Defensive Player award while Holden Roop got the Offensive Player award.

 

Winner of the Academic Award was Avery Luke for having the team high GPA. The Best Rebounder Award went to Trent Rizoti. Tyler Garner took home the Jennings Key Memorial Award. The RJ Casey Spirit Award went to Joseph Gossett. The Heart of a Dragon Award went to Walker Lawrence. The Stephen Ledford Memorial Award went to DJ Walden. The Final award of the night was the MVP Award and was given to Holden Roop.

 

It was a great night celebrating everyone that had a part in making this season of PHS Basketball successful. Both teams have a lot of young talent and the future is bright for both the Nettes’ & Dragons.

Author

Pickens Picks Up Prestigious Honors

Dragon's Corner, Featured Stories, Team FYN Sports

The Northwest Ga. Tipoff Club held its annual banquet. Makayla Payne was named to the December Team of the Month, Paula Pickett was named to the January Team of the Month and Haley Kalson was named to the Team of the Year. (more…)

Author

PHS Basketball Holds End Of Season Banquet

Dragon's Corner, Featured Stories, Team FYN Sports

Last night, the PHS basketball team held the end of season banquet at PHS. It was a night to celebrate and look back on what was a great year for Pickens basketball. (more…)

Author

Basketball Season Tips Off At PHS

Dragon's Corner, Featured Stories, Team FYN Sports

Last night, the Dragons and Nettes varsity basketball team welcomed the Lady Eagles and Eagles of Etowah to the Dragon’s Den. Etowah is out of Woodstock and is in the 6A classification. These games were scrimmage games to see where the teams were at as they prepare for the upcoming 2014-15 season.

(more…)

Author

Enis In, Picked by Pickens To Lead Dragonettes Basketball Program

Dragon's Corner, Featured Stories, Team FYN Sports

The Pickens County Board of Education recently approved Coach Donna Enis as the new head coach for girls basketball at Pickens High School. (more…)

Author

PHS Head Basketball Coach Kevin Jacobs Retires

Featured Stories, Team FYN Sports

Pickens High School Dragonettes head basketball coach Kevin Jacobs has officially retired from his position, a source informed FetchYourNews on Wednesday. (more…)

Author

Pickens Silences Chestatee on Senior Night

Featured Stories, Team FYN Sports

The Pickens Dragonettes and Dragons ended their final home game of the regular season on the right note, going 2-0 in games against Chestatee High School in a pair of tight Senior Night matchups. (more…)

Author

Pickens Slips Up against St. Pius

Featured Stories, Team FYN Sports

The Pickens Dragonettes and Dragons traveled to St. Pius X Catholic High School in Atlanta on Friday night to take on the Lady Lions and the Golden Lions with disappointing results, as both the Nettes and Dragons fought hard but ultimately left with two losses.
(more…)

Author

FetchYourNews.com - Dedicated to serve the needs of the community. Provide a source of real news-Dependable Information-Central to the growth and success of our Communities. Strive to encourage, uplift, warn, entertain, & enlighten our readers/viewers- Honest-Reliable-Informative.

News - Videos - TV - Marketing - Website Design - Commercial Production - Consultation

Search

FetchYourNews.com - Citizen Journalists - A place to share “Your” work. Send us “Your” information or tips - 706.276.NEWs (6397) 706.889.9700 chief@FetchYourNews.com

Back to Top