March 16, the San Antonio Spurs Beat Golden State 94-82. That was the Spurs 4th winning game leaving Golden State with only three wins. The Spurs played an intense game and was able to beat Golden State in their own court. So far the Spurs have swept The Lakers and beat Golden State 4-3. Sunday, March 19, at 3:30pm the San Antonio Spurs will play the Memphis Grizzlies as their first out of seven games in the Semi-finals. The San Antonio Spurs are in 1st place in the western finals and right behind them in 2nd place is the Memphis Grizzlies. Ishmael Cantu (8) says “Spurs will defeat the Grizzlies, go Spurs go!”
GARNER SUMMER SPORTS CAMP BY NATE LEVINE
“The Garner Summer Sports Camp is mainly to get you to stay in shape, and to work on you specific skills like throwing the football, and shooting the basketball”, says coach Dooley. “It also gets you in the weight room to get you quicker and stronger.”
This camp is fun, and it gets you to stay in shape. It is also one of the cheapest camps. You can go for only for $85 for a whole entire month, four hours a day, four days a week.“This camp is important to go to because it gives you more time to be with the coaches, and it keeps the momentum of your skill ability last year moving,” said Evan Rodgers (8).
Garners summer recreation sports camp provides a safe place to participate in sport activities. To register, or if you have questions stop by the boy’s locker room and get a summer camp brochure from Coach Melendez or Coach Dooley.
Kevin Ware is a student athlete at Louisville University. He is on the mens basketball squad. Louisville made it all the way to the elite eight in the national tournament, and was facing Duke to advance to the final four. Louisville was doing good keeping the lead. Then Duke’s guard, Tyler Thorton shot a three, and Kevin Ware flew in the air contesting the shot. Tyler hit the shot and got back on defense like a normal play. Kevin Ware landed on his knee wrong, and pounded the bone through his skin. The crowd stopped cheering, and all of his teammates busted into tears, and all you heard from Ware was, “Win the game! Win the game!”
After Ware was taken out of the gym, Louisville didn’t stop playing. They worked even harder, and finished the game beating Duke 85-63. Louisville advanced to the final four where they play Wichita State. In the game Louisville wore shirts stating all in for #5, and rise to the occasion dedicated to Kevin Ware. Louisville beat Wichita state 72-68 advancing to the national championship. Louisville faced Michigan in the national championship. Michigan had the lead most of the game, but Hancock from Louisville hit four threes back to back bringing the Cardinals back into the game. Louisville ended up winning against Michigan all for Ware. Kevin Ware got to cut down the net, and the Louisville Cardinals were crowned national champions.