Thank you to everyone who tried out for the Select Teams!  Results and season details will be posted by 6pm on Tuesday, Sept. 25th.   If you have any questions please email migirlsbball@gmail.com.


High School Players & Families – sign up for SAT (click here)/ACT Prep  (click here) and Support MIGB at the same time!  MIHS Princeton Review details (click here).


Select Tryout Dates!

Players can sign up on site,  pre-registration closed as of 10am on Saturday, Sept 22 – walk ins are welcome, please just arrive a bit early to sign in.

Tryouts

5th, 7th

Sept. 22nd 2:30-4pm MIHS – MandatoryParent Info Meeting 2:30-2:45 in the commons

Sept. 23rd 9:30-11am MIHS

6th, 8th

Sept. 22nd 4-5:30pm MIHS – Mandatory Parent Info Meeting 4-4:15 in the commons

Sept. 23rd 11-12:30pm MIHS

It is highly recommended that players attend both tryout sessions.  Parent meetings are mandatory, the practice schedules and player expectations will be reviewed.  A new league has been formed the ETL (Eastside Travel League), final details are being arranged and please watch this space for more updates as the become available.

Tentative practice schedules are as follows – this is subject to change and will be updated:

5th Grade Team: M/TH 4-5:30 @ Location TBD + Wednesday Skills Clinics 3-4:15 with the 6th grade team at the Old B&G Club

6th Grade Team: M/W 7:30-9pm @ Northwood Gym + Wednesday Skills Clinics 3-4:15 with 5th grade team at the Old B&G Club

7th Grade Team: M(@PEAK)/W(@IMS) 7:30-9:oopm + Wednesday Skills Clinics 1:45-3pm with 8th grade team team at the Old B&G Club

8th Grade Team: T/Th 7:30 -9pm @ IMS + Wednesday Skills Clinics 1:45-3pm with 7th grade team team at the Old B&G Club

There will be a mandatory MIGB Select Teams player and parent meeting Thursday, September 27, 7-8PM, at the MIHS Library.

Email: migirlsbball@gmail.com with questions.


                             Summer Sunday Drop-in Skills Clinics

Sponsored by the Mercer Island Girls Basketball Booster Club

Summer Sunday Skills Clinics are complete – please email migirlsbball@gmail.com with any questions.


Welcome Coach Dennis Black!

He is now leading MIGB Nation from his role as Head Coach for the High School, and will be working with our select teams to build an even stronger program.

Varsity Head Coach – Dennis Black

Dennis Black is in his first season as the Head Girls Basketball Coach at Mercer Island High School.

Black has had an extensive playing and coaching career. He has coached high school boys and girls basketball for over 20 years throughout the Pacific Northwest. Most recently Black was the JV Boys Basketball Coach at Skyline High School in Issaquah, WA and finished the 2017-18 season with a record of 17-3. His most notable coaching experience was when he served as the Head Boys Basketball Coach at Oregon Episcopal School (OES) in Portland, OR for 13 years where led the Aardvarks to two Lewis & Clark League Titles and three Oregon state tournament appearances. He was named Lewis & Clark Coach of the year twice while at OES (2001 & 2008) and was named Emerald City Coach of the Year in 2016 when he was the Head Girls Basketball Coach at The Overlake School in Redmond, WA from 2014-2016. Black was selected to coach the Oregon High School All-Star Team twice in 2004 & 2008.

A native to Los Angeles, CA, Black was a four-year varsity student-athlete in Men’s Basketball for the University of Portland, was drafted in 1984 by the Portland Trailblazes, and played professionally in Costa Rica, France, & London from 1984-1986.

Black lives in Bellevue, WA and has four daughters (Tess, Brigitte, Sydney, & Georgia).


Summer Jr. Hoopsters was a great success!

Thank you to Coach Marcus Tibbs and our High School volunteer coaches Ellie Austin, Angelina Barokas, Avery Conder, Joy Francke, Sarah Guest, Sydney Hoang, Sofie Lumaco, Ally Merritt, Emily Patacsil, Grace Shaddle, Lauren Wainwright & Hannah Wainwright for a great week of basketball!


Congratulations to our 5th grade team!

Our 5th grade team, coached by Erin McCaslin, placed 2nd in the Mt. Si Hardwood Jam tournament (Nov 10-12) and qualified for State!

3A State Champions – 2017

 

 

2017 Varsity State 3A Champs
Played Bishop Blanchett in the Finals -
3A State Champs
Group shot, coaches, players, Cheer
Our Amazing Coaches - Thank you
Coach Carter, Stacey, Mindy, Gillian, Jordan, and Janelle
2017 - Captains
Claire, Anna, Kailee & Josie
Trophy
Close up of the Trophy
Coaches - taking it all in
Carter, Gillian, Mindy, Jordan, Stacy - ( Missing Janelle) Thank you

 

 

 KingCo Champs 2017 with undefeated league play.

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Varsity recently participated and won the San Diego Surf & Slam tournament over the Winter Break.

Great Job Team!

 2015 Surf Slam Champions - San Deigo


Booster Club Dues

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High School Payments

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To be included in the program please make payments by November 30th