|HORNSBY BASEBALL& SOFTBALL SCHEDULE 2018|
|MAR. 3||KIWANIS TOURNAMENT – HOME||9:00am||(all day)|
|MAR. 6||scrimmage vsTabb – AWAY||4:30pm|
|MAR. 8||scrimmage vs WA -HOME||4:30pm|
|(baseball only vs Walshingham)|
|MAR. 12||YORKTOWN – HOME||4:30pm|
|MAR. 15||NEW KENT – AWAY||4:30pm|
|MAR. 19||QUEENS LAKE – HOME||4:30pm|
|MAR. 22||PEASLEY – AWAY||4:30pm|
|MAR. 26||BERKELEY – HOME||4:30pm|
|MAR. 29||PAGE – AWAY||4:30pm|
|APR. 9||TABB – HOME||4:30pm|
|APR. 12||TOANO – AWAY||4:30pm|
|APR. 16||GRAFTON – HOME||4:30pm|
|APR. 23||DISTRICT SEMI-FINALS||4:30pm|
|APR. 26||DISTRICT FINALS||4:30pm|
Join a Spring Club!! (Sponsored by SHIP)
This Spring Hornsby is offering the following clubs:
Aerobic Dance Club- Mondays after school (3:15-4:30) beginning Feb 26.
Ultimate Frisbee Club– Tuesdays after school (3:15-4:30) beginning Feb 20.
Morning Basketball– Tuesdays BEFORE school (6:45am-7:45am) beginning Feb 27.
Running Club– Wednesdays after school (3:15-4:15) beginning Feb 21.
If interested in signing up or want more information, please see your PE teacher or our school website for an application.
All applications need to be turned in to Mrs. Palmer by Wednesday February 14th.
The Hornsby Varsity Basketball Team will be hosting the 33rd Annual Kiwanis Basketball Tournament this weekend. The event is sponsored by
The Colonial Capital Kiwanis Foundation. The Tournament will run this Friday and Saturday (1/26/18 & 1/27/18).
Game times on Friday: 4:00, 5:30, 7:00 & 8:30 (Hornsby vs Queens Lake at 8:30)
Game times on Saturday: 9:00, 10:30, 12:00, 1:30, 3:00, 4:30, 6:00, 7:30
THERE WILL BE A MANDATORY MEETING FOR PARENTS OF BOYS THAT PLAN TO ATTEND CAMP/TRYOUTS. THE MEETING WILL BE FEBRUARY 7TH AT 6:00PM IN THE CAFETERIA. IF YOU CANNOT ATTEND THIS MEETING PLEASE CONTACT COACH OWEIS AT 757-810-3961.
PRE-SEASON OPEN WORKOUTS for anyone interested in trying out for the Hornsby Middle School Baseball Team will be held on the following dates:
For 7th graders the dates are February 12, 14 and 16. The times are 3:15 to 4:45 unless weather forces us indoors. Then the times will be 4:45 to 6:15.
For 8th graders the dates are February 13 and 15. The times are 3:15 to 4:45 both days regardless of weather.
There will be an activity bus at 5:00 for students needing a ride.
Due to the large number of boys that tryout for the baseball team, there will
be some good players that get cut. Being on the team last year is not a
guarantee of making the team this year. Decisions will be made by what the coaches see during tryouts.
Tryouts will run from February 20TH to February 24TH.
NOTE: *****If there is bad weather – dates and times may change.*****
On February 20TH , the focus will be on pitchers and catchers. Any or all
players may attend on the 20th. The time will be 3:15 – 5:15 regardless of
On February 21ST , the focus will be on infielders. Any or all players may
attend on the 21ST . The time will be 3:15 – 5:15 unless the weather forces
us indoors. Then the time will be 4:45 – 6:15.
On February 22ND , the focus will be on outfielders. Any or all players may
attend on the 22ND. The time will be 3:15 – 5:15 regardless of the weather.
On February 23RD and 24TH, the focus will be on hitting. The 23RD will be for
7TH graders. The time will be 3:15 – 4:45 unless weather forces us indoors.
Then the time will be 4:45 – 6:15. The 24TH will be for 8th graders. The
time will be 11:00am – 1:00pm regardless of the weather.
Sometime during tryouts each player trying out will be given a number. A
list containing the numbers of the players that MAKE the team will be
emailed out sometime on Sunday February 25TH.
Necessary items for open workouts and tryouts:
- Boys must have a VHSL Physical form
on file with Coach Oweis
- Boys must be in satisfactory academic standing.
They can’t have more than one “F” for the 2nd
grading period or the 1st semester.
- Sweatpants or baseball pants.
- Sweatshirt and jacket (if we go outside).
SEE COACH OWEIS IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS!