Last evening the girls varsity basketball team went face to face with JMA high school in league play, the girls came out with a victory, score was 64-45, the top scorers for James M Hill were Lauryn Bushey with 14 followed by Alexi Despres with 13 and then Madalyn Jardine with 12. The girls next game will be next Thursday December 15th as they travel to Rexton to play Bonar Law!
The girls’ varsity basketball team is hungrier than ever for a win after their 6 point loss against Tantramar High on Tuesday with Jillian LeGresley with 11 points and Hanna MacEachern with 8. It was a tough loss for the Tommies but their shots just wouldn’t drop and only made 41% of their foul shots. The girls hope for a better outcome tonight when they host JMA at 6pm. Good Luck girls!
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The 1st ever Annual Ladies tommies Alumni Hockey Game will take place on Wednesday, Dec. 21st at 6:05pm at the Lord Beaverbrook Arena. Tickets are $2 per student and $5 for adults. All proceeds raised are going to be donated to the JMH Alumni Association.
The boys varsity basketball team went on a journey to Fredericton for the Maritime Invitational. They started off strong, winning their opening game against St. Malachy's and it wasn’t even close. Then they had a 3 game marathon on Saturday. First, winning a close, early morning tilt against Fredericton Christian.
Tonight will be the Junior Varsity boys Basketballs first game of the season. There hasn’t been a JV team at James M Hill in a long time, so this is very exciting news! With lots of practice and many active and interested players I am sure this will be a game you will certainly not want to miss out on. The boys are all very excited and ready to start a great season for 2016.
The girls’ varsity basketball team defeated Sugarloaf High School last Tuesday 73-17 with Jillian LeGresley being the top shooter with 26 points overall followed by Madalyn Jardine and Alexi Despres both with 10. The girls ended up needing to postpone their game on Thursday against Bathurst High School due to a snow day.
This past weekend your girls varsity basketball team traveled to Perth Andover for their second tournament of the season! Their first game was a battle and they lost 59-54 against AA school Carleton North, their second game they also suffered a loss against St. Stevens 44-35, the girls played hard but couldn't end up with a win on Friday! Their luck changed though on Saturday morning when they faced off against Fort Fairfield winning 79-30! Your girls will have a home game next Thursday at 6! Hope to see you all out to watch!