Senior Girls Volleyball Victorious!

Our Grizzlies won their opening match of the regular season tonight with a straight sets win over Robert Bateman of Abbotsford 26-24, 25-18, 25-19. Alicia Mathieson led the team with 11 kills, Fiona Doerksen pitched in with 4 aces and Keegan Wong and Mathieson led the serve return with 2.00 and 2.38 pass stats. A great win for the team. Go Grizzlies!

SGVB at UBC

The senior girls volleyball team is playing their first matches of the season today at the UBC/Mizuno Invitational. They lost 2-0 to Claremont of Victoria and 2-1 to St. Pat’s of Victoria. Play next against Hugh McRoberts of Richmond. The girls are definitely getting 1% better every set. Go Grizzlies!

Positive benefits of team-based extracurricular sports in regards to mental health. 

Below is a tweet shared with us by Principal Sean Wicker.

A study out of UBC on the positive benefits of team-based extracurricular sports in regards to mental health.  We all talk about the Physical Literacy piece and its benefits, but don’t often mention the mental health side of things when we discuss our extracurricular programs or offerings.

#UBC study says team-based extracurriculars boost children’s mental health. https://t.co/8PHlWtpnhT

 

 

 

GRAHAM ATHLETICS – FALL SEASON IS RIGHT AROUND THE CORNER!!!

Make sure to continue to check our website and Graham athletics social media for fall start-up information for the following teams:

1. Junior and senior girls field hockey

2. Junior and senior boys soccer

3. Cross country

4. Grade 9, junior varsity and senior varsity girls volleyball.

5. Junior varsity boys volleyball.

6 junior and senior varsity boys basketball

7. Junior and senior varsity girls basketball.

8. Junior and senior varsity football fall camp continues to run Monday to Thursday this week from 4:00 to 6:30.

Please note: if your son or daughter is still interested in joining one of the football teams please contact athletic director Jake Mouritzen: jake_mouritzen@sd33.bc.ca or cell: 604-702-8734.

Grizzlies Fall Football Camp Is up and running!!!!

Graham’s junior varsity and senior varsity football teams started fall camp yesterday with player testing and equipment fitting.

Camp will run the following dates and times:

Aug 19-23, Aug 26-30  350pm-600pm  at GW field.

Grizzlies football is still super excited to welcome new players at both levels. NO EXPERIENCE IS NECESSARY.

If your son or daughter is interested in coming out to camp please contact one of the following:

Angela Myers – graham football manager: email: cmkaur@hotmail.com

Jake Mouritzen – Graham Atheletic Director: email: jake_mouritzen@sd33.bc.ca Cell: 604-702-8734