NEL Coaches Corner:
· Teaching is about getting your team to practice and utilize the skills needed to perform. Coaching is getting your team to be and play as a team.
· Always let your team know the following: Play hard, play smart, play together and HAVE FUN!
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NEL Girls 11th grade: (De Marzo) – Goes 4-0 at Hooperstown
Westchester Lighting 46-45 in OT
Bronx Running Rebels 34-28
Hooperstown Huskies 60-54
In the Chip, they beat the Bronx Running Rebels 50-39 – GREAT JOB!
NEL Boys 7th grade: (Elser)
Battle of the Big House AAU Tournament – House of Sports
Team Elser defeated the following teams and won the chip.
Aim High Eagles, Kendall Madison Playaz
(won by 2 – Nate Jbara made a driving layup with 1 second left)
Hoop Dreamz and then North Shore Mustangs.
Boys 7th Grade (Moore): "HOOPERSTOWN CHALLENGE"
NEL 55 Thunder 23
NEL 70 Red Wings 32
NEL 62 HT Huskies 37
Championship Game -
NEL 75 LI Lightning/Beetz 63
2014 Nor' East Lightning Boys 9th grade (Morales) at the Island Garden
Boys NEL 7TH Grade (Barrett):
We played in the BSC AAU tournament this weekend and we went 2-1 in pool play and beat NEL (Moore) in a great rematch in the Championship Game. We beat NEL (Elser) and Playmakers and lost to NEL-Moore in pool play.
Boys NEL 4TH Grade (Ferrara):
The boy's lost their first game to 5th grade Tri-State Thunder, won their 2nd game against Playmakers 4th grade and won their 3rd game against Playmakers 5th grade team. Lost in a good game against the 5th grade Tri-State Thunder.
Boys NEL 6TH Grade (Kendall):
Went 2-1 in Lightning/Minuteman tourney, losing to last year's D III District Champs LIL. Beat Metro Mavericks (NYC) in a nail biter and Minutemen. For first tourney of year it was a decent effort, but lots of work to do before District Championship!
Boys NEL 6TH Grade (Bryant):
First Spring AAU action this past weekend in the Just Play Festival at the Brewster Sports Center. Lost first game 50-48 to the Mamaroneck Tigers. Game 2-we won 62-37 against the Playmakers "South". Game 3-we beat the Playmakers "North" 50-45.
Lost in the Chip to Mamaroneck 58-39. We are looking forward to a competitive season.