Boomer Elmsdale
Wed, March 20, 2024 at 06:03 AM . California
Bassett High School is gearing up for another exciting year of sports, and the team has high hopes for the season ahead. We had the opportunity to sit down and talk with Coach Tyler Dole about the team and his perspective on the season. Coach Dole has been with Bassett High School for 10 years and has been a valuable asset to the team, leading them to multiple championship wins. Question: Can you tell us a bit about the team's performance last season and what changes you are making for this upcoming season? Coach Dole: Last season was a successful one for the team. We had a strong lineup of players and were able to win the conference championship. However, we did face some challenges with injuries towards the end of the season. This year, we are focusing on building stronger depth on our roster to avoid being impacted by injuries. We have also been working on improving our overall physical fitness, to ensure that our players are in top shape for the season. Question: Who are some standout players that we should keep an eye on this season? Coach Dole: We have a well-balanced team this year, with talent and dedication across the board. But some players to keep an eye on would be our captain, Alex Martinez. He is a strong leader both on and off the field and is a reliable defender. We also have Tyler Johnson, who has been putting in a lot of hard work during the off-season, and I expect him to make a big impact this year. And finally, our striker, Emma Jones, is a talented player who will be leading our offense and scoring goals for us. Question: What are the team's goals for this season? Coach Dole: Our primary goal is to win the conference championship again. We also want to focus on improving our record and making it to the state championship. Our players are determined and dedicated, and I have no doubt that they will give their best efforts to achieve these goals. Question: Can you give us some insight into the team's training and preparation for the season? Coach Dole: We have been working hard during the off-season to improve our skills and conditioning. We have a mix of individual training, team practices, and friendly games to help the players develop their skills and chemistry on the field. We also have a nutritionist working with the team to ensure that our players are fueling their bodies with the right foods to perform at their best.