Meet Our Coaches

  • Boys Basketball-                               Girls Basketball-

    JV - Rick Maphis                              JV - Juluan Plaza 
    Varsity - Jameson Matthew              Varsity - Sara Davidson
    Team Information below.                  Team Information following boys Information.
     
     

            Boys Basketball Tryouts: Parent Handout

     

    Coaches Contact Information:

    • Varsity Boys Basketball= Coach Jameson Matthew: jcmatthew1322@gmail.com
    • JV Boys Basketball= Coach Rick Maphis
    • sportsYou App: Code= 5BSY-BNKQ; This is for both Players and Parents
    • Please use the sportsYou App to message coaches. 

     

    Requirements:

    • Physical Form: Paper Copy! Turn in before tryouts if possible.
    • 2.0 GPA
    • Must be in school to tryout, practice or play in the games.

     

    Evaluation:

    • Basketball Conditioning
    • Basketball Skills
    • Basketball I.Q.
    • Intangibles

     

    Cuts:

    • 1st Day: No Cuts.
    • 2nd Day: Majority Cuts
    • 3rd Day: Final Cuts
    • Cuts are made individually with Coaching Staff.

     

     

    Practice Schedule: All dates/ times will be posted in the calendar of sportsYou. Sunday reminder Posts.

    Varsity:

    • Monday-Thursday: 6-730 PM
    • Saturday: 11-1230PM
    • No practices on Friday or Sunday.

    JV:

    • Monday-Thursday: 730-9PM
    • Saturday: 930-11 AM
    • No practices on Friday or Sunday.

     

    Practice Changes: All dates/ times will be posted in the calendar of sportsYou. Sunday reminder Posts.

    • Sometimes will have a combined practice on Saturdays for Guard/ Post Position Work. (Times will vary.)
    • Holiday Breaks
    • School Fairs take over the gym. (We go to the High School.)

     

    Game Schedule:

    • On Monday and Thursday
    • JV @ 6 and Varsity @ 7 PM.
    • Schedule is subject to change due to weather or unforeseen circumstances.

     


    Costs:

    • Activity Fee $15
    • Fundraiser Fee $15
    • T-Shirts and Sweats (Required: 1 Team T-shirt / Optional: Other Team Gear.)
    • Team or Individual Photos (Optional)

     

     

    Playing Policy:

    • Playing time will be a result of how players perform in practice and games.
    • Players are not required to play 2 periods every game as it is in rec league.
    • Coaches will not discuss playing time with parents.

     

     

    Parent Involvement & Expectations:

    • Concession: 2 Varsity Parents per JV Home Game
    • Concessions: 2 JV Parents per Varsity Home Game
    • Transportation: To HMS.  Away Games: Bus to game, can sign out end of game.
    • Water
    • Good sportsmanship & Respectful

     

    Player Expectations:

    • Be on time for practices and games. (On time= 15 minutes prior to scheduled time.)
    • Respectfully communicate with coaches, teammates, officials, and opponents.
    • No horseplay, bullying, gossiping or mistreating teammates!
    • We do not tolerate negative behaviors in our program and there will be appropriate consequences for these violations.
    • Standard of excellence at Hedgesville Middle School (Behavior and Academics)
    • 100% effort and commitment.
    • HAVE FUN!
    • Games:
      • Represent our school in the best light possible.
      • Clean up after ourselves.
      • Polite and courteous to others.

     

    Tryouts:

    • Monday- Wednesday: Varsity 6-730PM
    • Monday- Wednesday: JV 730-9
    • Dates: 11/7, 11/8, & 11/9

     

     

     

     

     

    September

     

     

     

    Sunday

    Monday

    Tuesday

    Wednesday

    Thursday

    Friday

    Saturday

    18

    19

    OFF

    20

    Conditioning: 6-730

    21

    OFF

    22

    FLEX Day:

    730-9

    23

    OFF

    24

    OFF

    25

    26

    27

    Conditioning: 6-730

    28

    29

    FLEX Day:

    730-9

    30

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    October

     

     

     

    Sunday

    Monday

    Tuesday

    Wednesday

    Thursday

    Friday

    Saturday

     

     

     

     

     

     

    1

    OFF

    2

    OFF

    3

    OFF

    4

    Conditioning: 6-730

    5

    OFF

    6

    FLEX Day:

    730-9

    7

    OFF

    8

    OFF

    9

    OFF

    10

    OFF

    11

    Conditioning: 6-730

    12

    OFF

    13

    FLEX Day:

    730-9

    14

    OFF

    15

    OFF

    16

    OFF

    17

    OFF

    18

    FLEX Day:

    730-9

    19

    OFF

    20

    FLEX Day:

    730-9

    21

    OFF

    22

    OFF

    23

    OFF

    24

    OFF

    25

    FLEX Day:

    6-730

     

    26

    FLEX Day:

    6-730

     

    27

    FLEX Day:

    730-9

    28

    OFF

    29

    OFF

     

     

     

     

     

    November

     

     

     

    Sunday

    Monday

    Tuesday

    Wednesday

    Thursday

    Friday

    Saturday

     

     

     

    1

    FLEX Day:

    6-730

    2

    FLEX Day:

    6-730

    3

    FLEX Day:

    730-9

    4

    5

    6

    7

    V Tryouts: 6-730

    JV Tryouts: 730-9

    8

    V Tryouts: 6-730

    JV Tryouts: 730-9

    9

    V Tryouts: 6-730

    JV Tryouts: 730-9

    10

    V Practice: 6-730

    JV Practice: 730-9

    11

    V Practice: TBD

    12

    V Practice: 11-1230

    JV Practice: 930-11

     

          Girls Basketball Tryouts: Parent Handout

     

    Coaches Contact Information:

    • Varsity Girls Basketball= Coach Sara E. Davidon: sara.davidson@k12.wv.us
    • JV Girls Basketball Coach= Juluan Plaza: juluan.plaza@k12.wv.us
    • sportsYou App: Code= U3EM-GJHP; This is for both Players and Parents
    • Please use the sportsYou App to message coaches. 

     

    Requirements:

    • Physical Form: Paper Copy! Turn in before tryouts if possible.
    • 2.0 GPA
    • Must be in school to tryout, practice or play in the games.

     

    Evaluation:

    • Basketball Conditioning
    • Basketball Skills
    • Basketball I.Q.
    • Intangibles

     

    Cuts:

    • 1st Day: No Cuts.
    • 2nd Day: Majority Cuts
    • 3rd Day: Final Cuts
    • Cuts are made individually with Coaching Staff.

     

     

    Practice Schedule: All dates/ times will be posted in the calendar of sportsYou. Sunday reminder Posts.

    Varsity:

    • Monday-Thursday: Afterschool to 5:00 PM
      • Afterschool- 3:00 PM Change & Snack,
      • 3:00-4:30 On Court Time
      • 4:30-5:00 Classroom Time= Film, Whiteboard Breakdowns, Team Bonding Activities etc.
    • Saturday: 12:30-2:00PM
    • No practices on Friday or Sunday.

    JV:

    • Monday-Thursday: 4:30-6:00 PM
    • Saturday: 8:00-9:30 AM
    • No practices on Friday or Sunday.

     

    Practice Changes: All dates/ times will be posted in the calendar of sportsYou. Sunday reminder Posts.

    • Sometimes will have a combined practice on Saturdays for Guard/ Post Position Work. (Times will vary.)
    • Holiday Breaks
    • School Fairs take over the gym. (We go to Tomahawk.)
    • JV & Varsity Bonding Nights: Movie Night, Game Night and/or Support HHS Girls Basketball Team.

     

    Game Schedule:

    • On Monday and Thursday
    • JV @ 6 and Varsity @ 7 PM.
    • Schedule is subject to change due to weather or unforeseen circumstances.

     


    Costs:

    • Activity Fee $15
    • Fundraiser Fee $15
    • T-Shirts and Sweats (Required: 1 Team T-shirt / Optional: Other Team Gear.)
    • Team or Individual Photos (Optional)

     

     

    Playing Policy:

    • Playing time will be a result of how players perform in practice and games.
    • Players are not required to play 2 periods every game as it is in rec league.
    • Coaches will not discuss playing time with parents.

     

     

    Parent Involvement & Expectations:

    • Concession: 2 Varsity Parents per JV Home Game
    • Concessions: 2 JV Parents per Varsity Home Game
    • Transportation: To HMS.  Away Games: Bus to game, can sign out end of game.
    • Water
    • Good sportsmanship & Respectful

     

    Player Expectations:

    • Be on time for practices and games. (On time= 15 minutes prior to scheduled time.)
    • Respectfully communicate with coaches, teammates, officials, and opponents.
    • No horseplay, bullying, gossiping or mistreating teammates!
    • We do not tolerate negative behaviors in our program and there will be appropriate consequences for these violations.
    • Standard of excellence at Hedgesville Middle School (Behavior and Academics)
    • 100% effort and commitment.
    • HAVE FUN!
    • Games:
      • Represent our school in the best light possible.
      • Clean up after ourselves.
      • Polite and courteous to others.

     

    Conditioning:

    • Tuesday and Thursday: 3-4:00 PM (Stay after school.)
    • Week 4: 9/20 & 9/22
    • Week 5: 9/27 & 9/29
    • Week 6: 10/4 & 10/6

     

    Flex Days:

    • Monday- Thursday: 3-4:30 PM (Stay after school.)
    • Week 7: 10/10, 10/11, 10/12, & 10/13.
    • Week 8: 10/17, 10/18, 10/19, & 10/20.
    • Week 9: 10/24, 10/25, 10/26, & 10/27.

     

    Tryouts:

    • Monday- Wednesday: 3-4:30 PM (Stay after school.)
    • Week 10: 10/31, 11/1, & 11/2.

     

    Practice:

    • Thursday: 11/3 3-5:00 PM (Stay after school.)
    • Saturday: 11/5 12:30- 2:00 PM
     
     

     

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MAC Middle School Basketball

  • The Mountaineer Athletic Conference (MAC) Middle School basketball program is more than just teaching basketball skills. Our coaches are dedicated to using the sport as a way to teach life lessons to MAC student-athletes.

    The program teaches individuals to be competitive but also respectful. Our coaches will have their own practice plans to help further develop each athlete's skills. We're looking forward to a great season!

    JV Games begin at 6 p.m. followed immediately by Varsity play.

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