Garden Valley High School
Conference: 1AD2 Long Pin Conference
Classification: 1A D2
Head Coach: Heather Kelly
Years as Head Coach: 5
Previous Experience: Assistant coach 3
Who do you have coming back this year?
KZ Fetters (#10 a Sophomore 5’4 Guard)
Mary-Lynn Morgan (#32 a 5’5 JR Post)
Houston Burril (#34 A 5’4 Sr. Point Guard)
Any Returning Players with Honors?
KZ Fetter was an all-conference Honorable mention.
Any “Key Players” that you lost from last year?
Aimee Johnson #15
Do you have any new incoming “impact” players?
Freshman Maizie Yearsley #23 5’3 will turn some heads.
Also Ally Miran 5’7 #30 Sophomore is a track star Hurdler who will be tough to keep up with she is so fast!
As a team, what are your offensive strengths?
We are small and fast and we pass well. We should be able to move the ball up the floor.
Offensive areas you hope to improve on over last year:
We will own the Boards with Morgan in the Low Post.
As a team, what are your defensive strengths?
Again Speed and longevity I see us pressuring the ball well.
Defensive Areas you hope to improve on over last year:
We will be more of a threat on the boards.
Does your team have a motto/theme for the upcoming season?
Do your Best forget the REST
What are you most excited about in regards to this year’s team?
The quickness! The tempo of this team is hard to match.
For the fans, what is the must-see game of the year on your schedule?
We have great teams in the league there is not a game you want to miss.
What is the ‘X-Factor’ to having success this season as a team?
Besides the pay, the fame and the glory, why do you coach high school basketball?
? I coach to build character and promote inner strength. I hope to bring out the best in my players at the same time teaching them to build each other up and gain expectance for peers from all walks of life. Basketball can represent the game of life and we can learn many life changing lessons for the journey ahead.
What makes your school the best place to coach for?
We have been blessed with great facilities.