The Eastside Prep girls' basketball team stepped up in class and suffered its first loss of the season, a 63-51 nonleague decision to host Mitty on Wednesday night. The Division V Panthers fell to 7-1 after facing its toughest competition of the season while facing the Division II Monarchs. Mitty was able to come away with the victory, due in part, to the fact Eastside Prep point guard
HOOP CAMPS . . . Menlo-Atherton's first-year boys' basketball coach Senque Carey will be holding a series of camps over the holidays, the first running Friday and Saturday at the M-A gym. Friday runs from 5:30-7:30 p.m. while the Saturday camp is from 10 a.m. until noon. Camps also will be held Dec. 20 and 21 from 10 a.m. to noon and again on Dec. 23-24 from 10 a.m. to noon. For more information, go to www.thebasketballexperience.com. Priory also will be holding the Future Stars Hoops Academy from Dec. 20-24 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the school in Portola Valley. The camp features fundamentals of shooting, dribbling, passing and defense. To register, call 485-1461 or go to register@FutureStarsHoop.com.
COACHES NEEDED . . .
The St. Elizabeth Seton School Athletic Director Rudy Lopez is in need of girls' basketball coaches for grades 4, 5 ,6 & 7. The basketball season runs January-March. The girls participate in the Menlo Park Recreation League and the games are played at the Burgess Recreation Center. The coaching commitment involves two afternoons a week (after school), one hour a week for practice and 1-2 hours for pregame practice/game day. Those interested can contact Mr. Lopez at firstname.lastname@example.org.