JAY — Spruce Mountain High School has announced the following events taking place from Dec. 22 through Jan. 4.
Schools in RSU73 will be closed from Wednesday, Dec. 24, through Sunday, Jan. 4, for vacation. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
The SMHS Sports Boosters will host the sixth annual Middle School/Travel Team Basketball Tournament at SMMS and SMHS on Monday, Dec. 29, and Tuesday, Dec. 30. The tournament is limited to eight boys’ and eight girls’ teams. The tourney is double elimination to end in a one-game championship. Trophies will be awarded to first- and second-place teams.
SMART Robotics dinner
SMHS SMART Robotics group will host a pasta dinner and auction from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 3, in the SMHS cafeteria. Admission is $8 per person or $20 per family. The auction will begin at 6 p.m.
Beginning Jan. 5, 42 students and 17 mentors will begin brainstorming, prototyping and building this year’s robot. They will have six weeks to complete the 2015 robot. The team will compete at the Pine Tree district event in Lewiston on March 13 and 14.
Monday, Dec. 22: Girls basketball at Maranacook, JV 5:30 p.m. and varsity 7 p.m.; Boys basketball home vs. Maranacook, JV 5 p.m. and varsity 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 27: Girls basketball at Medomak Valley, JV 1 p.m. and varsity 2:30 p.m.; Boys basketball home vs. Medomak Valley, JV 11:30 a.m. and varsity 1 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 30: Girls basketball at Morse, JV 5:30 p.m. and varsity 7 p.m.; Boys basketball home vs. Morse, JV 5 p.m. and varsity 6:30 p.m.; Nordic ski meet at Black Mountain, freestyle 10 a.m.
Friday, Jan. 2: Girls basketball home vs. Mt. View, JV 5 p.m. and varsity 6:30 p.m.; Boys basketball at Mt. View, JV 5 p.m. and varsity 6:30 p.m.; Alpine giant slalom ski meet at Black Mountain, 4 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 3: Nordic ski meet, Telstar Relay’s, freestyle at 11 a.m.; KVAC cheering evaluation day at Mt. Ararat.