2nd Annual... Alumni Basketball games set
NINETEEN TEAGUE LION VARSITY FOOTBALL PLAYERS have been named to the 2016 District 9-3A Division 1 All-District Football Team for their play on the gridiron this past season. Pictured standing next to THS Athletic Director/Head Coach on the back row are (l to r) AJ Weathers, 1st team Wide Receiver; Cooper Jones, 1st team Linebacker; Cooper Richie, 1st team Defensive Line; Tayvis Coleman, 1st team Running Back; Antonio Heard, 1st team Quarterback; Tyrese Heard, Utility Player of the Year; Marcus Williams, Offensive Line Player of the Year; BJ McQuirter, 1st Team Defensive Back; and Jacob Maggard, 1st team Offensive Line. Kneeling (l to r) are Hayden Roberts, 2nd team Linebacker; Mylan Shed, 2nd team Defensive Back; Nakia Scott, 2nd team Offensive Line; Corde Patrick, Honorable Mention Wide Receiver; Jacovy McWilliams, 2nd team Running Back; Lawson Allison, 2nd team Offensive Line; Trevor Cooper, 2nd team Defensive End; and JQ McDaniels, 2nd team Defensive Back. Not pictured are Nathan Vick, 1st team Linebacker; and Ismael Diaz, Honorable Mention Kicker.
The 2nd Annual Teague Lions Alumni Games will take place Saturday, January 28th, 2017 in the Teague High School competition gymnasium.
There will be five games: two Teague Alumni Women?s Games, two Teague Alumni Men?s Games, and an Old School (half-court) Veteran?s Game. There will be odd vs. even graduation year games. The women?s games will start at 3 pm and at 4 pm. The old school veteran?s game will start at 5 pm. and the two men?s games will start at 6pm and 7pm., respectively. (Formats of the games are subject to change depending on the number of participants.)
There will also be a 3-point shooting contest (best out of 10 shots), a slam-dunk contest, and a free throw shooting contest (best out of 10 shots) taking place in between games. The 3-point and free throw contests will consist of two rounds, with the top three former students from each contest from round one advancing to the final round.
There is a fee of $20 per player to participate in the alumni games and a $5 per person fee to enter the 3-point and free throw shooting contests. All proceeds raised will go to the Teague Lions Activity Fund. (Donations are also welcome if not wanting to participate). There will also be a concession for food, a live DJ with music, and raffle drawings for various prizes throughout the event.
Varsity Lion Basketball Coach Dexter Patrick said he wanted to do something for the community again this year. ? I just thought this would be a great way to bring the community together again to do something fun with the whole family. Last year?s alumni game weekend was a success, and we?re looking forward to making this an annual event.?
Coach Patrick added that he?s looking forward to seeing all the Teague Alumni and their family members back in action on the court on January 28th. SIGN-UP NOW!!!!!!!!
Come out and support a good community event in Teague, on Saturday, January 28th, 2017
For sign-ups or additional information, contact Coach Dexter Patrick at (903) 249-8600 or Coach Shaun Moore at (214) 392-1681.