Archive: 2017-18 Announcements
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7/05 – Freshmen Orientation
All incoming freshmen are required to attend freshmen orientation at Hamilton on 8/02 at 9:00am. Coaches will be present. Feel free to introduce yourself at the orientation.
7/09 – Basketball Meeting (Returning Players ONLY)
There will be a meeting for returning basketball players on Thursday, August 16th in the morning. More info coming soon.
8/09 – Upcoming School Year
Players should see a guidance counselor with any schedule issues. Once your schedule is complete, let Coach Pat know so he can keep track of what classes and teachers you have.
8/20 – Basketball Meeting
There will be a basketball meeting tomorrow, Tuesday, August 21 at 8:30am in the gym. After scans, proceed directly to the gym.
8/21 – Open Gym
There will be an open gym for Hamilton students on Wednesday, August 22 at 6:15am. Enter through Door 7. Doors will close at 6:30am.
8/23 – Joining Other Sports
Those students looking to tryout in November for basketball give themselves an advantage if they join a fall sport. Football, soccer, and cross country are all still taking players. Coach Pat and the rest of the coaching staff strongly suggest joining one of those fall sports in preparation of basketball in November. If you are looking to take advantage of this opportunity, please see Ms. Nichols in Room 170, Coach Pat throughout the 3rd floor, or Coach Thompson in the gym by August 30th.
8/27 – Homecoming Parade
Boys Basketball will be participating in the homecoming parade on Saturday, September 15th at noon. We will march in the parade and watch the football game afterwards. More information will be coming soon.
9/12 – Fall Leagues
There will be two fall leagues this September and October due to the amount of players interested in joining the basketball team. The first league begins on 9/12 and will be played every Wednesday night. The second one will begin on 9/30 and will be played every Sunday. Interested student athletes should see Coach Bell and fees must be paid before you play in the league.
New: Sunday Brookfield Central Fall League Schedule
10/1 – Free Physicals
Remember that paperwork and physicals are due by the end of the month for those interested in trying out for basketball this year. If you are having trouble scheduling a physical, please read the information below about the opportunity for free physicals.
On Wednesday, October 31st from 4-8 pm. Aurora Clinic will be offering free physical at Milwaukee High School of the Arts for students who do not have insurance or are having issues getting to their primary care physician. They are asking that students arrive between 4-6:30 pm. They must have parent approval to be seen on the 31st.
When students arrive their paperwork will be checked and they will have their vitals checked. Then they will be directed to the seating area to wait for their physical. As of right now there are 5 physicians that will be here but our goal is to have a total of 10.
When: October 31st, 4-8 pm.
Where: Milwaukee High School of the Arts
2300 W. Highland Ave, Milwaukee, WI
Contact Person: Dakota Berg
10/24 – Open Gym (after School)
There will be an open gym on 10/26 for those interested in playing basketball this season. The open gym will be held in the gym after school at 4pm ending at 6pm. This will be one of the last opportunities to play in an open gym before the season begins. Tryouts are on 11/12. Give yourself a better chance at making the team by showing up to this open gym. No bus passes will be provided, you must arrange a way home.
11/05 – Paperwork Due in order to Tryout
Paperwork is due by 11/9 in order to tryout on 11/12. No paperwork = No tryout!
Paperwork Due by 11/09:
Handbook, Concussion, Emergency Contact, Physical (Fr & Jr), Insurance Card, $30
11/13 – Tryout Results
CLICK HERE to view the tryout results for the 2018-19 basketball season.
1/16 – Family Day – DATE MOVED
Family Day will now be held during the Marshall game on 1/30. Families are encouraged to attend as we honor those who help develop the young men of the Wildcat program. Tickets must be pre-purchased at school or online HERE.
1/25 – GAME CANCELLED
The Riverside game that was scheduled tonight has been cancelled for both the JV and Varsity teams. There has not been a date set to replay the games as of right now. The freshmen game scheduled for 1/26 at Bay View at 9:00am and the varsity reserve game scheduled at 12:00pm at Hamilton are STILL ON as scheduled. Please contact the coaches with any questions.
1/29 – GAMES CANCELLED & RESCHEDULED
The Riverside, Marshall, & King games that were scheduled on 1/25, 1/30 & 1/31 have been cancelled for both the JV and Varsity teams due to weather. Please visit the schedule to see the new dates of the games.