In preparation for the upcoming tryouts on December 2nd, girls scrimmage and shoot around during preseason. Preseason allows the girls to work on their skills and get in shape before the beginning of the season.
Sophomore Sydney Christopher dribbles the basketball down the court attempting to score against the opposing team. Christopher has been on the girls Varsity team since her freshman year. Credit: Fraley Morton for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online
Sophomore Sabrina Pallazola jumps to block fellow sophomore Caitlin Malloy as she shoots the ball. After the shot is put up, one player will box the other out and then attempt to rebound the ball. Credit: Bailey Graves for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online
Sophomore Chelsea Rose plays point guard as she advises her team to continue moving in an attempt to get open and receive the ball. The point guard handles the ball and serves as a leader on the court, being at the start of all the plays. Credit: Maya Heath for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online
Freshman Liddy Deconto shoots the ball in an attempt to score a two-pointer. As Deconto shoots, Freshman Melanie Carter jumps to try to block the shot, stopping Deconto from scoring. Credit: Fraley Morton for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online
Freshman Ciara Lynne dribbles the ball up the court, looking for open players, as fellow freshman Liddy Deconto runs alongside her. Freshmen are encouraged to participate in the preseason program so that they can gain the experience of what tryouts will bring. Credit: Maya Heath for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online