Small Town Times January Newsletter - Page 3

Spartan Basketball Youth Clinic The Ansley-Litchfield Spartans have hosted five fundamental camps during December. Three of the camps have occurred in Litchfield on December 6th, 10th, and 20th. Ansley has hosted two camps on December 8th and 15th. Students ranging from 1st grade to 6th grade have attended the Litch- field Camp. The number of participants of both boys and girls has been around 40 players with over 20 students coming from Litchfield. Coach Sekutera and Coach Drew have organized the event, and they thank volunteers: Mr. Finley, Coach Holm, Coach Bailey, Mr. Scott Paitz, Mr. Brent Kratzer, Mrs. Kratzer, Mr. Nolan Kratzer, Mrs. Sauer, Mrs. Poland, and Mrs. Vega. When interviewed Ms. Sekutera commented on the ex- citement of the students during the camp and in the hallways during school. “I am so proud of our students for participating and improving their skills and knowledge of basketball,” said Coach Sekutera. Student and player Koy Zulkoski, “I like shooting and working on grabbing the cookie.” Braxton Fletcher “I like learning how to jump stop and passing.” The future is bright for the Spartan basketball teams!