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Foster(ing) Unity in Basketball: Team welcomes new coach, expanded goals for upcoming season

//PICTURED ABOVE: Melanie Horn-Foster, new Varsity Basketball coach, coaches the 8th grade basketball PE class while the students play knockout. Foster joined the Varsity Basketball coaching staff for the 2019-20 season alongside Assistant Varsity...

Hockaday Mad for March Madness

For much of the Hockaday community, the month of March pushes students to their limits as classes begin winding down in preparation for the most dreaded time of year: exam season. However, exams are...

Your Official Guide to the NBA Preseason

The NBA Preseason kicked off on September 28 with an exciting start for basketball fans. There are several teams who are making a comeback or have shown exciting promise going in to this season,...

And From Michelle’s Mind

  March Madness is a fever. Many people contract this madness during the annual March National Collegiate Athletic Association basketball tournament when 64 teams have the opportunity to win a national championship. Known for...

Athletes Hidden in the Hockaday Hallways

PICTURED ABOVE: PLANT THE POLE| Chemistry Teacher Jen Fore flies into the air while practicing her pole vault technique at the Hockaday track.// Photo by Sarah Schultz From basketball games to coaching to women’s...

And From Michelle’s Mind

The popularity of the NBA is at an all time high. Each team’s superstars are revered celebrities. And although the ratings keep rising, competition in the league is at an all time low. The...

Hockaday Varsity Basketball Plays in the Big Leagues

On Nov. 17 at 1:15 p.m. the varsity basketball played the Oakridge School at the American Airlines Center in the “Court of Dreams Game.” Oakridge brought their cheer squad and Hockaday brought their enthusiastic...

Athletes Celebrate Off the Field

On the evening of May 9, Hockaday athletes, coaches and parents gathered in Penson Gym for the annual Athletic Banquet. Organized by Director of Physical Education Tina Slinker, Sports Performance Program Coordinator La’Boris Bean...

SPC Recap

Basketball Hockaday Basketball went in as the fifth seed from the north zone. They played first game on Thursday, Feb. 9 at 5:30 p.m. against Fort Worth Country Day and lost 51-26. In their...

Coach Lee Green and Assistant Coach Robyn Fullum join Hockaday

On a Tuesday evening in December, surrounded by his varsity and JV players, head basketball coach Lee Green’s voice boomed through the Penson Athletic Center gym, “You can’t force hard work,” he said, “It’s...