SPORTSMANSHIP: Kyle Scott of Dracut won the 2013 Merrimack Valley Youth Basketball League 8th Grade Sportsmanship award. Kyle was selected from 30 nominees for this prestigious honor based on his leadership, sportsmanship and basketball achievements.
Besides his fine outside shooting and team leading field goal percentage, Kyle is a member of the National Honor Society at Dracut's Lakeview Junior High School and currently holds a 4.0 grade point average. He donates many hours to community service, including KIDS Disabilities in Sports, Cradles to Crayons, Dracut Youth Basketball and was recently selected to GOV. Deval Patrick's Project 351, a program highlighting the student's activity in service throughout the commonwealth.
ALL STARS: Congratulations to Dracut residents Meghan Carney and Jaxy Marquez who were recently named to the River Valley Girls Travel Basketball League 7th Grade A Division All Star Team. The multi-talented center and guard duo have played travel basketball together for four years and have led the Lady Middies to many exciting victories, as well as back-to-back Massachusetts State AAU Championships with the Northeast Lady Thunder.