Grade 8 Boys' Basketball



Overview


The 8th Grade Boys' Basketball team finished the 2017-2018 season on a three-game winning streak, but fell to Holy Trinity in the first found of the Greater Charlotte Middle School Athletic Association (GCMSAA) basketball tournament. The team finished the season with a record of 6-8.

Charlotte Latin School’s code is “Honor Above All.” We believe that athletics provides the opportunity for many teachable moments of life’s lessons. In athletics, honoring yourself, your team, your opponent, officials and the game you play are qualities we encourage in our student-athletes every day.

Schedule


Opponent Date Time Advantage Details Score Status
vs.
Providence Day School
Home Details 42-14
vs.
Holy Trinity Middle School
Away Details 50-39
vs.
Lake Norman Charter School
Home Details 57-38
vs.
Carmel Christian School
Away Details 47-21
vs.
Charlotte Country Day School
Away Details 34-42
vs.
Cannon School
Home Details 50-40
vs.
Charlotte Christian School
Away Details 38-45 CHANGED: This event has changed. Now Away..
vs.
Holy Trinity Middle School
Home Details 42-28 CHANGED: This event has changed. Game moved from 12/12.
vs.
Covenant Day School
Home Details 61-51
vs.
Providence Day School
Away Details 46-35
vs.
St. Mark Catholic School
Home Details 52-38
vs.
Lake Norman Charter School
Away Details 52-39
vs.
Charlotte Country Day School
Home Details 38-32
vs.
Cannon School
Away Details 48-38
vs.
1st Round Conference Tournament, Charlotte Country Day School
Home Details

Roster


# Name Position
4 Branch Stedman F
5 Ned Hull G
10 Thomas Davis G
11 Davis Sayman G
12 Bennett Egge G
14 Jake Sellers G
20 Jackson Slayton G/F
21 Sidney Levy G
22 Jacob Snyder G
24 Nate Downey G/F
25 Gray Takacs F
30 Jacob Swimmer F
31 Ryan Burbank G/F
32 Tyler Hendley F
33 Ryan Sweet G/F
Jackson Scott Manager

Coaches


  • Head Coach

    Eric Smith
    Smith has held several coaching positions at Latin since August 1993 including all levels of football, Varsity Girls’ Basketball Head Coach (1995-2005) and Middle School Basketball, Softball and Golf. In 2017-18, he served as Middle School Football Head Coach, Grade 8 Boys’ Basketball Head Coach, JV Baseball Head Coach and Varsity Baseball Assistant Coach. Smith is a recipient of the Middle School JV Coach of the Year Award from the Charlotte Latin Booster Club. He teaches eighth grade government and has two children at Charlotte Latin.

  • Assistant Coach

    Tim Creamer

    Mr. Creamer is new to the Charlotte Latin coaching staff in the winter of 2018.

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