Category Archives: WinterSports

Coaching Staff

Head Coach Allie Schleifer

Coach Schleifer is beginning her sixth year as head coach. She spent her first six years as an assistant at Fort Calhoun. She is a graduate of Fort Calhoun High School in 2005 and was a member of the State Runner-Up team that year. Coach Schleifer received her Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education from Dana College, where she continued her basketball career. She also has a Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from the American College of Education. Coach Schleifer is currently a fourth grade teacher at Fort Calhoun Elementary.

aschleifer@ftcpioneers.org

JV Coach Charlee Potadle

Coach Potadle will be the assistant girls basketball coach for Fort Calhoun. She graduated three years ago with a Bachelor’s of Arts Degree in Secondary Education and an English Endorsement. Coach Potadle is currently in her third year of teaching 7th and 8th grade English here at FTC. She played basketball in high school along with her freshman year of college. She is thrilled be a part of building the girls basketball program here at Fort Calhoun!

cpotadle@ftcpioneers.org

Camps

Fort Calhoun K-2 YOUTH BASKETBALL
FALL SKILLS CAMP

Dates: Sundays – Sep. 29th, Oct. 6th, Oct. 13th Oct. 20th Oct. 27th
Time: 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Cost: $40 includes a shirt and basketball
Where: Fort Calhoun High School Gymnasiums

Coaches: Allie Schleifer – Head HS Girls Coach
TJ O’Connor – Head HS Boys Coach
High School and JH Coaching Staffs
Youth Coaches
High School Players

Purpose:
The goal of the Fort Calhoun K-2 skills league is to provide an
introduction to the game of basketball to the youth of Fort Calhoun.
We hope to cultivate a love for the game and get kids interested in
basketball while having a lot of fun. Through different games, drills and
activities the players will also learn some basic skills and understanding
of the game of basketball. The major emphasis will be on learning
FUNdamentals through playing games, exciting drills and lots of fun.
We look forward to seeing you there!

Fundamentals Emphasized Games
– Passing – Dribble tag
– Dribbling – Passing keep away
– Pivoting – Football Passing
– Lay-ups – Simon Says
– Footwork – Red light green light
– Athletic movements – 3 on 3 and 4 on 4 play

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:
In order to ensure your athlete a shirt and basketball you must have
your registrations turned in to the Elementary office no later than
Friday September 20th. Walk up registration the day of is welcome but
we cannot guarantee a shirt or basketball will be immediately
available.
(Please do not let finances be a reason for not signing up your son for this opportunity. Financial assistance is available
please email coach O’Connor or coach Schleifer for more information)
If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to email TJ
O’Connor @ tjoconnor@ftcpioneers.org or call (308) 530-5425.

FORT CALHOUN K-2 LEAGUE
NAME: ______________________________________
Parent Email: _________________________________ (please write legibly)
GRADE: _______ Phone Number: ____________________________
T-Shirt Size (Youth) : XL L M S
I understand that the Fort Calhoun Public Schools, coaches and support staff are not liable for
any injuries or accidents that may occur as a result of participation in this basketball camp on
the dates listed.
Parent Signature: _________________________________________________

Junior High Boys Basketball

Jr. High Boys Basketball 

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Announcements

The handbook, practice schedule, game schedule, and bus departure schedule have all been added below. We will do our best to update the schedules below if and when changes occur. Please click this link JHBB Game Calendar to view the junior high boys basketball school calendar prior to scheduled events. Please feel free to email one of the coaches if you have questions.

Players have been asked to dress presentably on game days. Attire can include jeans or khakis, and a polo or collared shirt. Ties may be worn, but are not required.

Players are required to wear black athletic shorts for games. Shorts need to be all black, or mostly black and have as little color on them as possible. Students who do not bring their own shorts will be provided with shorts that we have available.

 

Coaches

 

Coach Mark Bouwman
mbouwman@ftcpioneers.org

 

Coach Paul High Horse
phighhorse@ftcpioneers.org

 

 

Coach Roy Prauner
rprauner@ftcpioneers.org

 
2019 Jr. High Basketball Handbook

(click JHBB Parent Packet 2019 to view)

 

2019 Game and Practice Schedule

Day                  Date                 Time                            Location          Event

Monday            10/28/2019      3:30pm – 5:00pm         Old Gym          JrH Boys BB Practice

Tuesday            10/29/2019      3:30pm – 5:00pm         Old Gym          JrH Boys BB Practice

Wednesday       10/30/2019      3:30pm – 5:00pm         Old Gym          JrH Boys BB Practice

Thursday          10/31/2019      3:30pm – 5:00pm         Old Gym          JrH Boys BB Practice

Friday              11/1/2019        6:30am – 7:30am         New Gym         JrH Boys BB Practice

Monday           11/4/2019        3:30pm – 5:00pm         Old Gym          JrH Boys BB Practice

Tuesday           11/5/2019        3:30pm – 5:00pm         Old Gym          JrH Boys BB Practice

Wednesday       11/6/2019        3:30pm – 5:00pm         Old Gym          JrH Boys BB Practice

Thursday          11/7/2019        3:30pm – 5:00pm         Old Gym          JrH Boys BB Practice

Friday              11/8/2019        6:30am – 7:30am         New Gym         JrH Boys BB Practice

Monday          11/11/2019      5:00 pm GAME vs. Ashland-Greenwood @ HOME

Tuesday           11/12/2019      3:30pm – 5:00pm         Old Gym          JrH Boys BB Practice

Wednesday       11/13/2019      3:30pm – 5:00pm         Old Gym          JrH Boys BB Practice

Thursday          11/14/2019      3:30pm – 5:00pm         Old Gym          JrH Boys BB Practice

Friday              11/15/2019      6:30am – 7:30am         New Gym         JrH Boys BB Practice

Saturday        11/16/2019      8:00 A-Team Tournament @ Arlington

Monday           11/18/2019      3:30pm – 4:30pm         Old Gym          JrH Boys BB Practice

Tuesday          11/19/2019      6:30pm GAME vs. Tekamah-Herman @ HOME

Wednesday       11/20/2019      3:30pm – 5:00pm         Old Gym          JrH Boys BB Practice

Thursday        11/21/2019      5:00pm GAME vs. Archbishop Bergan @ A.B. High School

Friday              11/22/2019      6:30am – 7:30am         New Gym         JrH Boys BB Practice

Monday          11/25/2019      4:00 GAME vs. Douglas County West @ New DC West Elementary Building (400 S. Center St., Valley, NE.)

Tuesday          11/26/2019      6:30pm GAME vs. Mead @ Mead Jr/Sr High School

Monday          12/2/2019       Practice TBD depending on gym availability

Tuesday          12/3/2019        6:00pm GAME vs. North Bend Central @ HOME

Wednesday       12/4/2019        3:30pm – 5:00pm         Old Gym          JrH Boys BB Practice

Thursday        12/5/2019        5:00pm GAME vs. Arlington @ Arlington High School

Friday              12/6/2019        6:30am – 7:30am         New Gym         JrH Boys BB Practice

Monday          12/9/2019        6:00pm GAME vs. Conestoga @ HOME

Tuesday           12/10/2019      5:00pm GAME vs. Louisville @ HOME this game was rescheduled from Monday December 2nd

Wednesday       12/11/2019      6:30am – 7:00am         Old Gym          JrH Boys BB Practice

Thursday          12/12/2019      3:30pm – 4:45pm         New Gym         JrH Boys BB Practice

Friday              12/13/2019      6:30am – 7:30am         New Gym         JrH Boys BB Practice

Monday          12/16/2019      6:00pm GAME vs. Brownell-Talbot @ HOME

 
 
2019 Bus and Game Schedule

Monday, November 11 Ashland-Greenwood 5:00pm——– Home

 

Saturday, November 16 @Arlington TBA—– A team (Tournament)

Bus leaves in AM

 

Tuesday, November 19 Tekamah Herman 6:00pm ——- Home

 

Thursday, November 21 @ Fremont Bergan 4:30pm—-Bus 3:00pm

 

Monday, November 25 4:00pm @ DC West ——Bus 2:30pm

 

Tuesday, November 26 @ Mead 6:30pm —Bus 5:00pm

 

Monday, December 2 Louisville 5:00pm—— Home

Update:

 

Tuesday, December 3 North Bend 6:00pm—— Home

 

Thursday, December 5 @ Arlington 5:00pm—– Bus 3:45

 

Monday December 9 Conestoga 6:00pm—-Home

 

Tuesday December 10 Louisville 6:00pm—— Home
This game was originally scheduled for Monday December 2nd

 

Monday, December 16 Brownell Talbot 6:00pm—–Home