Categories Archives: Youth

First Annual Jcps 8th grade All star game

An end of season All Star event that coaches locally have been pushing for past few years was finally put together by Coach Antoine Horton, the Athletic Director of Olmsted Academy North and South Middle.  So from all the parents, players, coaches, and t

JCTMS Basketball Blog (Week 13)

This week we tipped off in the JCPS Junior L.I.T. City Tournament. We took on Farnsley Middle in the Quarterfinals on Monday, February 10th at Westport Middle at 3:30pm. We won 42-15. We were led in scoring by 6th grader, Abby Reitzel with 13 points. Thi

JCTMS BASKETBALL BLOG (WEEK 12)

This week kicked off the post season play for the JCPS Middle School basketball season. We took on Highland Middle in South District semifinals on Wednesday, February 5th at Newburg Middle at 4:45pm. We won 36-22. We were led in scoring by 6th grader, Ab

JCTMS BASKETBALL BLOG (WEEK 11)

Michael G. Moore Jr. is the head coach of the Jefferson County Traditional Middle School basketball team and is going to do a weekly blog post about his team. Our regular season came to a close this evening as we finished vs Barret Middle. It was a great

JCTMS Basketball Blog (Week 10)

As the regular season is about to wrap up, we finished up South District play on Thursday, January 23rd vs Highland Middle. Had a rough first half only up 15-7 at halftime.  Started the 2nd half off slow but by end of 3rd quarter started to get going to

JCTMS Basketball Blog (Week9)

We celebrated 8th Grade Night this evening prior to our last home game at Male High School. We send off six 8th graders this year as they finish their middle school careers in the next month. From this graduating group this year, we will have kids next ye

JCTMS Basketball Blog (Week 8)

We came back from the Holiday break this week and had a couple practices to prepare for our opponent, Noe Middle on Thursday, January 9th.  We got off to a rough start early in first quarter. We went into halftime down 23-8 and just couldn’t recover in

JCTMS Basketball Blog (Week 7)

We started the weekend off in the quarterfinals round vs Conway Middle for the Junior Queen of Bluegrass tournament.  We started the game off slow and got down 16-7 early and settled down and went into the half up 22-18. We were able to hang on in 2nd ha

JCTMS BASKETBALL BLOG (WEEK 6)

We started the week off with another South District game vs TJ Middle on Wednesday, December 11th.  We got off to a great start and finished with a good win. This win takes our season record to 6-2. We now head into this weekend to play in the Junior Qu

JCTMS BASKETBALL BLOG (WEEK 5)

We came back from the long Thanksgiving break o face the top team this season in Johnson Middle on Wednesday, December 4th. We got off to a rough start down 20-4 as game began with missed opportunities our on end and not taking care of ball well and we st