From the Desk of Brian Bales: March 10 Friday Week Wrap UP
FRANKLIN, OH -- Spring athletes, please make sure your physicals are up to date and your Finalforms are completed in full.
Calling all interested women and men for designer purses!!! Purse Bingo will help support Franklin JH and High School Cross-Country and Track teams. Join us for amazing raffle baskets from your local businesses, split-the-pot, a wristlet and wallet raffle, and a “cash and carry” table for all your needs!
- $35 until April 23rd, at 11:59pm!
- Otherwise, it is $45 at the door.
- $35 ticket includes: 20 Rounds of bingo AND a Dauber
- $45 ticket includes: 20 rounds of Bingo, a Dauber, AND Chick-fil-A sandwich, chips, and a cookie.
- Seating: Circular Tables up to 8-10 people.
After you check-in, you will be able to purchase extra Bingo cards to enhance your chances of winning! We will have a raffle for wallets and wristlets throughout the evening.
We will have concessions running. This includes: Pulled Pork Sandwiches (until supplies last), chips, popcorn, and more.The always favorite, split-the-pot!
Come support a wonderful fundraiser for the Cross-Country and Track teams!
- **Remember, you MUST be 18 to play Bingo**
- **Sorry, no refunds - only transfer of tickets to other individuals**
- **Bingo License available upon request** REGISTRATION LINK - We are LIVE NOW! Register below.
***if registering separate from friends and you want to sit together, please put in the “notes” section who you would like to be placed with***
FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT... Franklinathleticboosters.org
We won our first scrimmage of the year against Dayton Carroll 10-9!
Wildcats play Friday at home against Fenwick at 6:00 and Saturday at 1:00 against Buckeye Valley School -CANCELLED.
These are our last two scrimmages of the preseason and our team is REALLY coming along. Next week is practices…then we get ready for our Season/Home opener the 21st at Home against Clinton-Massie at 6:00!
Don’t miss out on the fastest growing sport in the area…come join our Lacrosse Family
Varsity and JV softball both kick off the season with scrimmages next week. Varsity hosts Centerville at 5:00 on Thursday 3/17. JV travels to Centerville for a 5:00 start.
On Saturday 3/19 Varsity travels to Twin Valley South for an 11:00 scrimmage start time.
Both teams continue with scrimmages the following week before Varsity travels to Destin/Fort Walton Beach to start the regular season on 3/27.
Our season is officially underway, opening in a Fortnite match against defending State Champion Middletown. Captain David Walton and his duos partner Owen Hudson Bateson started strong with a 6-1 victory taking the first set for Franklin. The next pair, Christian Balhetchet and Caden Dill, fought valiantly but fell to the candy-cane wearing Middletown team. This tied the match at one set each.
Our last set was a 2-v-1 situation with Beckett Swoll on point. Middletown’s coordination and numbers advantage gave them the final set victory.
Next week’s match faces off against Global Impact STEM.
In Rocket League, Captain Christian Balhetchet led his squad against a strong Middletown team. Owen Hudson Bateson and Noah Woo had clutch saves against the overly aggressive Middies. We lost the first set 0-2.
Caden Dill subbed in and scored our first goal of the season, assisted by Captain Balhetchet. In the third set, Noah scored twice tying us at 2-2 with 2:22 to go. We went into extra time but after two extra minutes we lost 3-2. This gave Middletown their third game victory.
In our fourth game, Captain Balhetchet scored with 1:45 seconds left. We lost 5-1.
In our final set, Noah started strong with a goal, shortly followed by Captain Balhetchet. It was a hard loss for our Wildcats, but it was a great showing for our young team.
Our next match is against Forest Hills.
Alpha Flag Football League Combine
The combine is happening right before the season so that coaches and players have a chance to meet. We are also timing and grading the athletes in drills just like NFL players. This will help us make teams as even as possible during the season.
- K-3rd: Saturday March 26th from 2:00-3:00
- 4th-6th: Sunday March 27th from 10:00-11:00
- Home Field Instruction, 201 Shotwell Dr, Franklin, Ohio 45005
How much: $15
Special guest speaker: Ryan Montgomery on March 27th
Contact: Taylor Briggs Myalphatraining@gmail.com