Thursday, April 12, 2018 Day 6

Wow, you did it! ELA PSSAs are done for most of you. You should be proud of yourselves for working so hard. We have a few days to get ready for Math PSSAs which start on Monday.

Attention 8th grade: Mr. Malkasian is beginning to compile photos for the end-of-year 8th grade video. If you have a few photos that you would like to see included, please see Mr. Malkasian as soon as possible.

Sign up forms for After-The-Bell Spring activities are due this week.

Activities are filling up quickly, so get your forms in soon. Come join the fun. We have everything from Soccer to Robotics, Ponies, Fun with Nature, Learn to Fly an Airplane, Pickleball at the YMCA, Painting and much more! It is free, and you can even get a bus ride home.

Madagascar students can join after the musical for last 4 weeks – so get your forms in this week.

The 7th grade baseball team won the first ever game on the new KMS Field Friday afternoon 5-2 over Octorara. The Blue Demons had outstanding pitching with 2 shutout innings apiece from Brennan Smith and Chris Murphy and only 1 run allowed each by Bailey Shindle and Ben Bolhouse. In total, Kennett hurlers struck out 9 and only allowed 4 hits. The offense was led by Jack Bowdoin with 2 runs scored.

The 7th grade boys then moved to 2-0 with an 11-3 win over Stetson on Tuesday afternoon. The strong offensive attack was paced by 2 hits each from Adrian Shevchuk, Drew Zieg, and Brennan Smith.

The softball team is off to a great start winning its first two games of the season. They beat Octorara 15-2 last Friday. Genevieve Ebaugh pitched a no hitter and the bats were alive connecting for 15 hits. Amber Kahrs and Shannon Harvey each had 3 hits. Maddie Sears, Grace Baliff, and Genevieve Ebaugh each had 2 hits. Yesterday they beat Stetson 11-0 and 2 pitchers combined for another no hitter. Amber Kahrs lead the way with 3 hits and Ella Schaub, Shannon Harvey and both had big hits. Genevieve hit her second home run of the season.

Have a Great Day KMS!