Boys' Bowling Coach named Flint Metro League Coach of the Year
Congratulations Bowling Coach Fred Walz ... this years Flint Metro League Boys' Bowling Coach of the Year. Previously, in 2013 Coach Walz was named FML Coach of the Year and in 2014 D2 State Coach of the Year. Congrats Coach! We are lucky to have you!
Congratulations Paige Reid ... the Flint Metro League's Female FLINT AREA KIWANIS Athlete of the Month.
The FML ADs voted on the female nominations submitted by athletic directors...and Paige won!
An athlete can only win during a season in which they compete and must carry a 3.0 or better gpa. The info below is from her bio.
Sports - Basketball and Tennis
She played four years of varsity basketball and three years of varsity tennis...this spring will be her fourth year.
FR (2014) - HM FML; FML Team Champions; MHSAA
SOPH (2015) - 2nd team FML; Team - Most Dedicated Player
JUNIOR (2016) - 2nd team FML; Team - Most Dedicated Player
SENIOR (2017) - to be determined
FR (2014) - 1st team FML 3D; Most Improved Player
SOPH (2015) - 1st team FML 1D; Regional Champion 1D; Team -
Excellence in Doubles award
JUNIOR (2016) - 1st team FML 2D; Regional Champion 1D; State
Semifinalist and our team finished 6th in the state; Team – Most
Dedicated Player and Leadership award
SENIOR - spring of 2017
Paige has taken Honors Language Arts, Honors Chemistry, AP government, AP stats, and AP Calculus.
Paige has maintained a 3.85 GPA on an un-weighted GPA scale while in high school taking honors and AP courses. She has received awards for academic excellence all years in high school.
Outside of School activities -
Paige is highly active in my church that serves our community. At the holidays, we distribute clothes and turkey dinners for families. She also volunteer within the church and attend multiple weekly bible studies. She traveled to Mexico in April of 2016 for a week for missionary work at a children’s home.
She is active in NHS, Rho Kappa (Social Studies National Honor Society) as well as Student Council. Paige works in our peer mentorship program for kids with Autism, known as LIFT.
After HS -
Paige has committed to play basketball at Trine University. While there, she will work to complete a pre- PA degree. After that, she want to get into a Physician's Assistant school and open my own practice eventually.
Congratulations Paige! We are proud of you!
Anticipated* 2017 MICHIGAN MERIT EXAM DATES
The Michigan Department of Education has instituted a spring online testing period which involves a window of approxi- mately seven weeks. At the time of the this publication, the 2016-17 window was not published. The window from the previous year was from the 2nd Monday of April (April 11, 2016) through the 4th Monday in May (May 23, 2016). The window conflicts with some MHSAA spring tournaments but has apparently increased flexibility as the online tests may be administered on any instructional day and not all students need to be administered the same assessment at the same time, nor on the same day. Consult the school counselor and the Michigan Department of Education for the testing dates for 2016-17.
MHSAA tournament events possibly conflicting with online testing on instructional days (Mon-Fri only listed below – many events held on weekends not listed).
May 18, 19, 22, 23 ... may conflict with Lacrosse Regionals, Girls Tennis Regionals & Track/Field Regionals
2016-17 NATIONAL TESTING DATES
Please advise students of the 2016-17 test date schedule.Your students should be aware of athletic tournament dates and should attempt to schedule their respective test date away from tournament dates of the sport or sports in which they are interested and participate. Following are test dates for 2016-17 (publicized as of May 6, 2016) and dates where tournaments would create conflict.
ACT ASSESSMENT DATES CONFLICTS
Sept. 10, 2016 ... no MHSAA tournament conflicts
Oct. 22, 2016 ... Boys Soccer Districts
Dec. 10, 2016 ... no MHSAA tournament conflicts
Feb. 11, 2017 ... Wrestling Individual Districts
April 8, 2017 ... no MHSAA tournament conflicts
June 10, 2017 ... Boys Golf Finals, Boys and Girls Lacrosse Finals, Baseball Regionals; Softball Regionals, Girls Soccer Regionals
SAT TESTING DATES CONFLICTS
Oct. 1, 2016 ... Girls Golf Regionals & Boys Tennis Regionals
Nov. 5, 2016 ... Cross Country Finals & Boys Soccer Finals, Volleyball Districts & Football Districts, Dec. 3, 2016 ... no MHSAA tournament conflicts
Jan. 28, 2017 ... no MHSAA tournament conflicts
March 11, 2017 ... Ice Hockey Finals & Boys Swimming & Diving Finals
May 6, 2017 ... no MHSAA tournament conflicts
June 3, 2017 ... Track & Field Finals, Girls Tennis Finals, Baseball Districts, Softball Districts, Boys Golf Regional, Lacrosse Regionals & Girls Soccer Districts
AP EXAM DATES CONFLICTS
May 1-5, 8-12, 2017 ... no MHSAA tournament conflicts
(Advanced Placement Exams are administered over a five-day period for each subject)
JENNA PEPPER - SVSU - golf
KAITLYN SMITH - Lawrence Tech - basketball
MATT BARNETT - Northwood - football
JAVON BARR - Hillsdale - football
JESSICA RICHMOND - Davenport - cheer
COURTNEY KETTLE - Davenport - cheer
KYLE WOODRUFF - Marietta College - basketball
BLAKE STAFFNE - SVSU - CC and T/F
EVAN VERGITH - Alma - tennis
LORENZO RODRIGUEZ - SVSU - soccer
KALEY SCOTT - Wayne State - dance
KYLE VAN BOEMEL - Northwood Univ. - golf
JIMMY GRAY - Olivet – wrestling
IAN HODGES - Northern Michigan - basketball
ADAM TOOLEY - SVSU - football
MAGGIE SCHNEIDER - Oakland University - CC and T/F