In my last piece, I wrote a lot about specific games and how we did against the teams we played, so I figured it was time that I shined a light on a very important aspect of playing basketball; my family. And no, I don’t mean my mom, dad and new puppy. I’m talking about my basketball sisters.
In the past month, the Homer Mariner girls’ basketball team has faced some major successes and challenges. We have missed school almost every week and played a lot of games, which has taken a toll on our minds and bodies. Each day, we work to improve.
Editor’s note: Homer High School Lady Mariner Rylyn Todd will be writing this season from a student athlete’s perspective. This week, she speaks about the first challenge of athletes: forging the bonds of a team.