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This Week:

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Monday
6th Period

8th
Tuesday
5:30-7:00

9th
Wednesday
6th Period

10th
Thursday
5:30-7:00

11th
Friday
6th Period

12th
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Latest Updates

BANQUET - SUNDAY, MARCH 2
Our Basketball Recognition Banquet is this Sunday at Mile Square Park. Congratulations to all the players for the efforts and hard work this season!

FINAL WEEK OF SEASON
Come out and support all of our teams as we wrap up the season. Varsity, JV, and Frosh Blue are home on Tuesday and at Edison on Thursday.
Senior Night on Tuesday!

BARONS HOME ALL WEEK
Come out and support your Baron teams this week as both Sunset League contests are at home. Wear your Baron gear and show your spirit!

FINALS WEEK
Please check with your coaches for practice times during Finals week.
No games on Wednesday with Sunset League play resuming at Marina on Friday, January 24th.

GAME TIME CHANGES
Some changes to the schedule have been made fro this week:
1/24 - Sophomores @ Ocean View is now 3:15
1/25 - Sophomores vs. Aliso Niguel @ 8:00am
1/25 - Frosh Gold vs. Aliso Niguel @ 9:15am

BARONS ON THE ROAD
This week has the Barons on the road for both Sunset League contests. Wednesday is at Huntington Beach and Friday is at Newport Harbor.
Hope to see you all out there supporting all of our teams!!

CALENDAR SECTION UP AND RUNNING
Click on the 'Calendar' tab above for game times for each of our teams as they move through their tournaments. You may also download brackets from the 'Schedules' tab as well.

GAMES ALL WEEK AND WEBSITE
All of our teams are having games this week. Be sure and check the 'Schedules' tab for tournament brackets.
The website is under-going some maintenance in the 'This Week' and 'Calendar' sections. When up and running, you will be able to check daily game schedules in the 'Calendar' section.

TIP-OFF DAY THIS SATURDAY!!
The season is upon us! Tip-Off Day is this Saturday and we expect a big crowd to come out and watch some basketball, win some raffle prizes, and have some great food.
Schedule and What to Bring:
“TIP-OFF DAY” SCHEDULE & WHAT TO BRING
Here is the schedule for Tip-Off Day and what each Player needs to bring:
10:30 – Freshman vs. Freshman & Raffle Drawing
10:55 – Sophomores vs. J.V. & Raffle Drawing
11:20 – Varsity Game & Raffle Drawing
11:50 – Father-Son Game & Raffle Drawing
12:30 – Food and Raffle Drawing

We would like each player to bring the following:
Freshman Gold Team: Case of Water & Salad
Freshman BlueTeam: Case of Water & Case of Gatorade
Sophomore Team: Case of Water & Case of Gatorade
Junior Varsity: Case of Water & Dessert
Varsity: Case of Water & Dessert

FUNDRAISING UPDATES NOW AVAILABLE!
You can now check on your progress towards meeting your fundraising goals on our website. Click on the 'Fundraising' link above and enter your student I.D. number to see your individual summary.

CLEARANCE DATES SET FOR NOVEMBER 13,14,15
Our basketball clearance dates are set for Nov. 13-15 @ 2:00 at the Activities window. Please get your physical done immediately if you haven't already.
Click here for Physical Form

GREAT DAY OF GOLF!
The 4th Annual Golf Tourney was a great success!! We had alumni players ranging from 1974-2011 playing as well as current Baron families, players and supporters.
Thank you to all that came out for a fun day of golf and for supporting our Program!

4th ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT SET FOR OCT. 26!
Our 4th Annual Golf Tournament is Saturday, October 26 and will be at River View Golf Course.
Deadline is Tuesday, October 22nd!

Come join us for a great day of Golf and support for our Sunset League Championship Program. See you on the course!!
Click here for Golf Tournament Flyer

GAME PROGRAM AND BANNER FORMS
Our game program and banner forms are now available for download. Deadline for ads and banners is Nov. 19th.
Click here for Program Sponsor Letter
Click here for Ad/Banner Information Sheet
Click here for Banner Activation Form

SHOE FITTING ON THURSDAY, OCTOBER 10th
Our NIKE rep. will be here and size all of our players on October 10th during 6th period. If Fall sport players can quickly get to the gym on their way to practice, you will be first.

CAR WASH SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12th 9:00-12:00
Our car wash is this Saturday! The teams will work in shifts:
8:30-10:30 - Varsity and Sophomore Teams
10:30-12:30 - J.V. and Freshman Teams

INCOMING FRESHMAN MEETING
All Freshman interested in try-outs for this season need to attend an information meeting at lunch in room 204 on Thursday, September 5th. If you are in a Fall sport, you still need to come and get your name on the interest list.

SCHOOL STARTS!!
We are officially back in school on Wednesday, August 28th. All players enrolled in 6th period need to report to the gym. We will have work-out schedules for all levels posted by the end of the week. Please be patient these first few days of school.

6th PERIOD BASKETBALL LIST UP
The list for those players in our 6th period basketball class is now up under the "TEAMS" tab above. This list is NOT a final team list. We will be having try-outs in mid-September for all students interested in becoming a member of the Baron Basketball Program. There will be announcements at school as well as on this website about when try-outs will be taking place.

VARSITY HAS STRONG SHOWING IN PALM SPRINGS
Finishing the summer tournament season in strong fashion, the Barons finished 3-1 in the 24-team Palm Springs Tournament. The Varsity finished their 5 tournament summer schedule with an impressive 16-4 record.

BARONS RUN THROUGH POINT LOMA TOURNEY!
The Varsity set the pace of each game at the Point Loma Tournament and went 4-0 to win their bracket. The travelling Barons next head to Palm Springs H.S. for the last tournament of the summer 7/19-21.

VARSITY SWEEPS AT CONCORDIA!
The Barons played hard all weekend long and came away 4-0 at the Concordia Tournament. Great job by all!
Next up: Pt. Loma Tournament July 12-13.

VARSITY IN ARIZONA
The Varsity braved the Arizona 122* heat and came away tied for first in their division at the Arizona Chrsitian University Tournament 6/28-29.
Next up: Concordia Irvine Tournament July 5-7.

SUMMER TOURNAMENTS AND LEAGUE SCHEDULES
We will be posting all of the Summer Tournament and League Schedules as the come in. Please click on the "Schedule" tab above to find the brackets and schedules. As always, check with your coach for any changes and adjustments.

SUMMER CAMP STARTS JUNE 17th!
Make sure to turn in your summer camp registration and get a jump on preparing for the 2013-14 season.

CLEAR LOCKERS BY JUNE 7th!
All lockers need to be cleared out by June 7th. The locker room will be closed during finals week for cleaning.

PRE-PARTICIPATION PHYSICAL FORMS
May 29th is our Pre-Participation Physicals being held at Marina High School from 6:00-8:00.
Click here for Information Flyer
Click here for Physical/History Form

BARONS SUNSET CHAMPS AND ALL LEAGUE SELECTIONS
The HB Independent story on the Barons winning the Sunset League Title in 2013. The All League team was announced and the Sunset League Co-MVP's are Josh Armstrong and Jackson Gatlin! Joey Petersen made Second Team All League as well. Great job Varsity!!
Click here for story

SPRING LEAGUE STARTS APRIL 20th
All of our teams will be playing in a spring league at Bolsa Grande HS beginning on April 20th.
Click here for Schedules

SPRING BASKETBALL
Spring basketball is getting underway and the players will be having daily workouts in preparation for spring leagues and tournaments that get underway in late April.
Check the website for schedules.

BARONS INCREDIBLE SEASON COMES TO AN END
The Baron Varsity brought home the Sunset League Championship for the first time in 18 years and ended up with an incredible 20 wins! Congratulations to the entire Varsity squad on a job well done.

6th PERIOD BASKETBALL
All players need to report to the gym on Tuesday, Feb. 26th. We will get a schedule to the players when workouts will be. The gym continues to be impacted and we will have to be flexible when/where are off-season workouts will be. Please inform your coach immediately if you are moving to a Spring sport.

VARSITY AT HOME FRIDAY FOR C.I.F. PLAY-OFFS!!
Playing in the toughest division in C.I.F., the Baron Varsity squad earned a home play-off game by winning the Sunset League Championship! Our first round opponent will be highly regarded and 12th ranked Inglewood high school.
Game time is 7:00.
Click here for Play-Off Preview

BARONS SWEEP MARINA...WIN LEAGUE OUTRIGHT!!
Congratulations to all of our teams as they wrapped up an incredible season of Baron Basketball. The Varsity, Sophomore, and Freshman Blue teams all brought home
SUNSET LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS!!!!!
Check back Sunday evening for detailed C.I.F. Play-Off information for the Varsity.
We will be at home on Friday, Feb. 15. @ 7:00.

VARSITY CLINCHES SUNSET LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP!!!
The Baron Varsity went into the toughest place to play in league and came out with a thrilling double over-time victory that clinched the Sunset League Championship for the first time since 1995!! A great game in front of a standing room only crowd!!
Click here for article

BARONS SWEEP NEWPORT FOR SECOND TIME!
A great day of hoop at FVHS with all levels taking their games from Newport Harbor to complete a program-wide sweep. Great job players!

BARONS GET ANOTHER ROAD WIN AT MARINA!!
Facing their second road game of the week, the Varsity clutched up and took control of the game in the second half. Great job in getting two important victories on the road!
Click here for article

VARSITY WINS A TOUGH ONE AT EDISON!!
The Baron Varsity squad hung tough all game and used a
13-0 fourth quarter run in the last 4 minutes to defeat rival Edison. Thanks to all of the students and fans who came out to support the team in this important league contest.
Click here for article

BARONS ON THE ROAD
The Barons take to the road this week travelling to Edison on Wednesday and Marina on Friday. We hope you can make it out to support our teams as Sunset League play continues.

VARSITY BATTLES FOR VICTORY OVER LOS AL!!
With the stands packed full of Baron fans, the Varsity fought through a physical, tough game with Los Alamitos and came away with a 59-47 victory.
The JV's dropped their first league game of the season, but the Freshman and Sophomore teams both came away victories.


Click here for Article

BARONS SWEEP NEWPORT!
All the Baron teams hit the road Wednesday night and came away with victories. The day was capped with the Varsity grinding out a tough, hard-fought 72-68 win. Thanks to all of the students and parents that made it to Newport to cheer on the F.V. basketball teams.

SUNSET LEAGUE CONTINUES
The Barons hit the road on Wednesday to battle Newport Harbor. Come out and support all of our teams in this important league contest.
Friday Los Al comes to FV for another big league contest. Hope to see all of you there!

BARONS SWEEP OILERS!
All F.V. Basketball teams had a great start to the league season on Friday. The Freshman, Sophomore, J.V., and Varsity all came away with wins against Huntington Beach. Great job...keep up the good work.
Click here for article

LEAGUE BEGINS FRIDAY!
Plan on coming out to support all of our Baron Basketball teams on Friday vs. Huntington Beach. The schedule includes:
Sophomore @ 2:45
Freshman @ 4:00
JV @ 5:30
Varsity @ 7:00

VARSITY FEATURED IN OCVARSITY
The Baron Varsity is featured in the OC Register!
Click here for article

FRESHMAN - CHAMPS OF FV TOURNAMENT!!
The Freshman Blue ran to the tournament championship of the FV Freshman Tournament 12/26-29. Congratulations to the Frosh Blue!
The Sophomores played great all week but came up short in the tournament championship at El Modena,

BARONS RUN TO VICTORY
A GREAT day for Baron Basketball concluded with the Varsity overwhelming Northwood 97-39. The JV's and Freshman swept Northwood earlier in the day. The Frosh Gold won their game at the Westminster Tournament and the Sophomores took care of Laguna Hills.
Click here for OCVarsity coverage

CONGRATULATIONS JUNIOR VARSITY!
The Junior Varsity came away with their second tournament championship of the season this past week by winning the Saddleback HS Tournament. The Barons swept through the competition for the title.
The Sophomore team had a solid showing at the FV Sophomore Tournament going 3-1 against some talented programs.

CONGRATULATIONS BARON VARSITY!!
The Varsity squad came away with the tournament championship at Valley Christian High School this week beating a tough Santa Clara squad 69-67 in the final game. The Barons played tough all week to take home the championship.
The J.V. team played a great tournament at Bolsa Grande just coming up short in the Finals to finish in second place.
The Freshman over-came a slow start at the Segerstrom Tournament to finish at 2-2.

BIG WEEK FOR THE BARONS!
The entire Baron Basketball Program was in action Saturday concluding a busy week of hoops.
The Varsity finished the 24 team Godinez Tournament with a third place finish with a victory over Cypress.
The J.V. squad went a perfect 4-0 to win the Fountain Valley J.V. Tournament with a big win over Temecula Valley.
The Sophomores finished 7th in the 16 team Ocean View Tournament battling tough opponents every night.
The Freshman Blue came away with the Championship at Bolsa Grande with a tough, hard fought win over Foothill.
The Freshman Gold handled El Toro at home on Saturday.

FRESHMAN BLUE TOURNAMENT @ SEGERSTROM 12/8-14
The Freshman Tournament at Segerstrom is 12/4-8. There was a mis-print on the original schedule. We apologize for any confusion.

COACHES FOR A CURE
On Saturday, Nov. 24th our Varsity will be participating in the Second Annual Coaches for a Cure day at Ocean View. This year the days proceeds will go to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. We play at 2:00. Please try and attend this game and wear your Baron basketball gear.

TOURNAMENT BRACKETS ARE UP
Most of the tournament brackets are updated in the 'Schedules' tab above. There still a couple more to go and those will be posted as soon as we get them.

TIP-OFF DAY 2012...THE SEASON IS HERE!!
Tip-Off Day 2012 was a GREAT way to start the season!! The Father-Son game was fun as usual and the food was great. Thanks to all of the Families for coming out and showing support. Wear that Baron gear to all of the games!

TIP-OFF DAY - SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17!
The season is coming fast and our 3rd Annual Tip-Off Day will be a great way to start it off. Please return the bottom portion of the Tip-Off Day Flyer that was sent home 11/6. We look forward to seeing you all in the gym.
Click here for Tip-Off Information Flyer

TIP-OFF DAY SCHEDULE
Here is the schedule for Tip-Off Day and what each Player needs to bring:
10:30 – Freshman vs. Freshman
10:55 – Sophomores vs. J.V.
11:20 – Varsity Game
11:50 – Father-Son Game
12:30 – Food and Raffle Drawing

We would like each player to bring the following:
Freshman Gold Team: Case of Water & Salad
Freshman BlueTeam: Case of Water & Case of Gatorade
Sophomore Team: Case of Water & Case of Gatorade
Junior Varsity: Case of Water & Dessert
Varsity: Case of Water & Dessert

PRACTICE GEAR IN
We will hand out practice gear to all teams starting Monday.

CAR WASH - SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27
Our Annual Car Wash is this Saturday, Oct. 27th 9:00-noon.

SCHEDULES NOW UP
The schedules for all teams are now up. You can access by clicking on the 'Schedules' tab on main menu. We will update tournament information as soon as we get the brackets.

3rd ANNUAL BARON BASKETBALL GOLF TOURNEY-10/20
Come and join us for a fun day of golf at our 3rd Annual Baron Basketball Golf Tournament. The tournament will again be at RiverView Golf Course in Santa Ana on Oct. 20, 2012. Last year was our biggest year and we want to keep our tournament growing. Please click on link to golf flyer and get your group signed up!
Click here for Golf Flyer

COOKIE DOUGH SALES
For those of you participating in our cookie dough sales, please have orders ready to turn in to your coach by
October 18th,

TEAM LIST
After each team is finished with try-outs, the player lists will be available by clicking on the 'Teams' tab on the menu bar.

JV & SOPHOMORE TRY-OUTS
JV Try-Outs - Monday, Sept. 17 - 5:30p.m.
Sophomore Try-Outs - Monday, Sept. 17 - 6:30p.m.

FRESHMAN TRY-OUTS
Saturday, September 8 - 8:00a.m.
Tuesday, September 11 - 6:30p.m.
Thursday, September 13 - 6:30p.m.

FRESHMAN MEETING - WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 5
All freshman interested in playing basketball should come to this meeting at lunch in room 204.

SOPHOMORES WIN EL TORO TOURNAMENT!
Congratulations to the Sophomore Team and Coaches Vivas and B. Holmes for a great job in taking home First Place at the El Toro Tournament. The Barons played hard all weekend and came away 4-0.

VARSITY @ POINT LOMA UNIV. TOURNAMENT
The Baron Varsity squad got the summer season off to a good start at the Pt. Loma University San Diego Tournament. The Barons went 3-1 and improved as the tournament went on. Next on the schedule is the El Toro Tournament 6/21-24.

GAME/TOURNAMENT SCHEDULES
We will have all the game/tournament schedules up on our calendar section of the website. This will be your most up-to-date source of information during the summer season.
Please click on the 'Calendar' tab above.

SUMMER CAMP 2012
We will again be having our Summer Camp to continue our players progress towards getting ready for the 2012-13 season. Camp times for current FV students will be starting on 6/18 from 10:00-12:00 Monday-Thursday
Incoming Freshman start on 6/25 at 11:00-1:00

Please click here for Camp Flyer

ROGER HOLMES YOUTH BASKETBALL CAMP
The 21st Annual Roger Holmes Youth Basketball Camp gets started on 6/25 from 12:30-2:00 Monday-Thursday. We had a great camp last year and are looking forward to making this year even better! Camp is for 3rd-8th graders.
Please click here for Camp Flyer

SKILL DEVELOPMENT @ F.V.H.S.
We will be starting up our skill development portion of our Spring basketball session this week. All components of the game will be covered and every player is invited. More information will be sent home.

SPRING BASKETBALL IS HERE!
All of our teams will be in Spring Leagues and Tournaments.The schedules have been sent home and game times are available by clicking on the 'Calendar' tab above.

VARSITY IN NATIONAL TOURNAMENT IN LAS VEGAS
The Baron Varsity squad played well in Las Vegas against travel team competition 4/21-22. F.V. was one of only two high school teams out of the 104 teams to participate in this tournament. The Barons finished second in their pool and then won their final game to complete a good weekend.

6TH PERIOD BASKETBALL
All basketball players enrolled in 6th period are expected to attend daily! Attendance is taken each day.

VARSITY FALLS TO UPLAND
The Varsity lost a tough game to Upland on the road in the CIF Play-Offs 59-56. The loss ended a great year for the Varsity and the Program. The Varsity posted the most wins of any Baron basketball team since the 2000 season.
Congratulations to all of our teams for their hard work and dedication!!

VARSITY TO TAKE ON #12 UPLAND IN C.I.F. FRIDAY, 2/17
The Barons will travel to Upland to take on highly regarded Upland High School in the First Round of the C.I.F. Play-Offs.
The game will start at 7:00

Upland High School - 565 West 11th St. Upland, CA

VARSITY FINISHES LEAGUE WITH WIN @ NEWPORT
The Baron basketball squad finished Sunset League play in 2nd Place after a win at Newport Harbor on Thursday. The Varsity is continuing to work hard to re-establish the tradition of excellence that was the hallmark of Fountain Valley Basketball. After moving up from the bottom of the league standings last year with a fourth place finish, moving up another two spots to 2nd is a great accomplishment for our whole team and especially for our seniors.

JUNIOR VARSITY & SOPHOMORES - - LEAGUE CHAMPS!!
Congratulations go out to Coach Meyer and the J.V.'s and Coach Baghdassarian and the Sophomores for bringing home Sunset League Championships!!
Both teams had outstanding seasons! Great job.

BARONS COMPLETE SEASON SWEEPS!!
The Varsity completed a season sweep of both Edison and Marina on Friday night. Wednesday saw the Barons go to Edison and play a tough, physical game. FV's defense led the way to a 53-51 victory.
Friday, in front of a GREAT SENIOR NIGHT home crowd, the Barons came away with a 77-43 win over Marina. The Varsity led from start to finish in an exciting last home game for our seniors.

PACK THE GYM NIGHT...A HUGE SUCCESS!!
Friday saw the biggest crowd in recent years as the Baron Program swept Newport Harbor. The over-flow student section was great all night.

FINALS WEEK
There are no games scheduled for Wednesday this week due t finals this week. Please check with your coach on practice schedule for the week.

BIG WEEK FOR THE BARONS!
The Varsity had a great week winning both Sunset League games. A great come back on Wednesday at home saw the Barons beat Edison in front of a large home crowd. The student section was rocking as FV came away with the victory. On Friday, the student section came out in force again at Marina to watch the Varsity pull away in the fourth quarter for the tough road win.
Click here for HB Independent article

VARSITY IN ORLANDO, FLORIDA
The Varsity won the consolation bracket at the KSA Holiday Classic in Orlando, Florida. The team enjoyed the week of basketball and exploring Disney World.
The Freshman team played well all week and finished second in the FV Freshman Tournament.

BARONS SWEEP THE WEEK!
Thursday night concluded quite a week for Fountain Valley Basketball. The Barons swept their three opponents, on all levels, for a perfect 11-0 for the week. Great job by all!!
The JV and Sophomore squads will now take a week off from game action. The Freshman are hosting the FV Freshman Tournament starting 12/26. Please come out and support our Freshman squad.

The Varsity now prepares for their exciting trip to Orlando, Florida to play in the KSA Holiday Classic at the Disney Wide World of Sports Complex. The Barons will face competition from all over the country in this tournament as well as being able to explore Disney World during the week long trip.

ANOTHER SOLID WEEK FOR FV HOOP!
This past week saw all of the Baron Basketball teams in tournament action.
The Varsity went 3-1 in the Valley Christian Tournament falling in the Championship game Saturday night. This is the 4th time in 5 tournaments in the past two years that the Baron Varsity squad has gotten to the finals of their tournaments.
The JV team made it to the finals at Bolsa Grande Tournament but came up short going 3-1. This is the second Finals appearance for the JV's this season.
The Sophomores also made it to the Finals at the Saddleback Tournament but had to settle for 2nd place after a tough finals game.
The Freshman finished 5th and gained valuable experience at a very good Segerstrom Tournament.

GREAT START FOR THE BARONS!
With all of our teams beginning the season in tournaments, there were plenty of games all week long for Baron Basketball Fans.
The Varsity went 3-1 at the La Quinta Shootout taking home 3rd place in the 16 team tournament. The Barons played well and hope to carry that momentum into the Valley Christian Tournament 12/6-10.

The JV's battled all week and found themselves in the Finals of the Fountain Valley JV Tournament. The JV squad finished 3-1 after falling in a tough fought championship game.

The Sophomore squad shook off a first round defeat to go 3-1 and bring home the Consolation Championship at the 16 team Ocean View Tournament.

The Freshman team played well this week going 3-1 and took home the 3rd place trophy in the 16 team Bolsa Grande Tournament.

More tournament action this week as all of our teams will be playing. We hope to see you out there in your Baron Gear!

SEASON BEGINS!!
All levels begin their seasons this week. Please check with your coach on practice times this week. It will be a very hectic next few weeks with all of the tournament games and practices in-between! Check the Calendar tab for the most updated game times. For practice schedules, please be patient and flexible. FV is hosting tournaments for the next three weeks so the gym will be very crowded.

TIP-OFF DAY A GREAT SUCCESS!!!
A great time was had by all at our Tip-Off Day on Saturday. A great crowd came out to watch all of the teams compete. The Father-Son game was again the highlight game of the day!
A big thanks to all of the families that donated items for our raffle. The season is officially underway!!

TIP-OFF DAY - SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19
Come and join our entire Program for a fun day of games and food on Saturday, November 19th, The Father-Son Game is the feature game of the day and is not to be missed!
Each team is assigned something to bring for the day.
Click here for Tip-Off Day Flyer

APPLEBEES BREAKFAST - SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 20
Join the entire Program for Breakfast at Applebees on Sunday, November 20th from 8:00-10:00. The Varsity team is serving breakfast to all that attend.

CALENDAR TAB ADDED
We have added a calendar section to the website to help keep you better informed on game times and practices scheduled throughout the season. As always, if you have a question on practice or game times, please email your coach.

GAME-DAY PROGRAM ADS AND BANNERS
For those of you getting ads for our game-day program,
an Ad Form is located under the "News/Alerts" section on the front page of our website. If you would like, or know of a business that would like, to hang a banner in the gym, please click on the Banner Activation Form.
Our Banner maker is Home Run Media Group. They can assist you in whatever you need to get your banner ready to be put up in the gym. All of their contact information is on the Banner Activation Form.

FINAL CLEARANCE DAY - NOVEMBER 7TH 2:00
You must be cleared through the Activities Office before you can officially participate in practice starting November 12th. If you need any forms, let your coach know.

SCHEDULES UPDATED
We are getting tournament brackets in and they are now available. Click on the "Schedule" tab to download tournament brackets.

GOLF TOURNAMENT A HUGE SUCCESS!!
We had a great turn-out for the 2nd Annual Baron Basketball Golf Tournament. It was a perfect day for golf and a great time was had by all. A big thanks to the 76 golfers who came out to play and support Baron Basketball!

GOLF TOURNAMENT SET FOR SATURDAY, OCT. 22
Please join us for our 2nd Annual Golf Tournament to be held at Riverview Golf Course Saturday, October 22. Last year's tournament was a great success and we are looking for bigger things in 2011-12. We are looking for raffle items for the golf tournament. If you have a raffle item, please email Coach Holmes at rholmes@baronbasketball.net.
Click here for Golf Tournament Flyer
Click here for Tee Times

FOUNTAIN VALLEY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
POKER TOURNAMENT - OCTOBER, 8 @
6:00
This is a great Fundraising opportunity for our program! Get a group of friends together for a fun night of Poker. Make sure you designate "Boys Basketball" on the registration form so that we get the full credit.
Click here for FV Poker Tournament Flyer

CAR WASH - SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1
The Baron Basketball Car Wash Fundraiser is Saturday, Oct. 1 from 9:00-2:00 in the FV parking lot.

ALL LEVEL PARENT MEETING - STUDENT CAFETERIA
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 @ 7:00p.m.

Please plan on attending this important meeting. Information for the upcoming 2011-12 Basketball Season will be available.
See you all there!

SCHOOL STARTS!!
The 2011-12 school year is upon us! All players that are enrolled in 6th period basketball need to report daily. Attendance will be taken and grades given. To accomodate all of our players with the limited space that we have, we will be having workouts during 6th period and on some evenings. The schedule will be worked out this week and will be available after Labor Day. Please report to the gym 6th period until further notice.

OPEN GYM
The gym will be open at 10:00 on Wednesday-Friday for any player wanting to come down and play.

BOOSTER MEETING
There will be a Booster Meeting on Monday, August 15th @ 7:00p.m. in the Faculty Dining Room.

AUGUST "DEAD PERIOD"
Per CIF rules, we will not have any basketball activity in the gym between August 1 and August 21.

SOPHOMORES CLAIM EL TORO TOURNAMENT
With great hustle and all out team play, the Sophomores took the El Toro Championship on Saturday afternoon. The Barons were solid all tournament long. Congrats on a great tournament.

VARSITY TAKES BASH AT THE BEACH TITLE!
Congratulations go out to the Varsity for winning the Championship at the Bash at the Beach Tournament this weekend. The players showed hustle, team-work, and unselfish play all weekend.

SOPHOMORES CAPTURE NORTHWOOD CHAMPIONSHIP!
Congratulations to the Sophomore team for taking the Northwood Sophomore Tournament this weekend!! 4 great games were capped by a thrilling championship game that saw the Barons down by 12 with 3:45 to play. Great defense and some timely shooting brought the Barons back for the victory.

SUMMER LEAGUES & TOURNAMENTS
Make sure to communicate with your coach on schedules for league games and tournament games.

VARSITY GETS TO FINALS AT PALM SPRINGS!
The Varsity battled to the finals at the Palm Springs HS tournament 6/17-19. The Barons fell short in the championship game by one point. Great start for the summer!!

SPRING LEAGUES
Varsity candidates will be playing at Estancia H.S.
Sophomore and J.V. candidates will be at Northwood H.S.
Click here for Varsty Schedule
Revised Sophomore & JV Spring Schedule

SPRING BASKETBALL
6th period continues daily and players are required to report to the gym. We will be sending home a spring/summer basketball interest form this week. Players need to return this form so that we can plan on the correct number of leagues/tournaments to get our players in.

BARONS FALL TO #4 DOWNEY
The Varsity battled from start to finish against 25-2 Downey but came up short in their CIF second round game. Thanks to all of the fans who came out to support the team!
Baron Basketball made some great strides this season...great job to all of our teams.

VARSITY WINS IN FIRST ROUND!
A landmark night for the Barons as they beat California HS in the first round of the CIF Play-Offs. Making a return to the play-offs for the first time in three years, the Barons posted the schools first play-off win in 10 years! Congratulations to our Varsity squad for all of their hard work and dedication.
CIF second round is Friday, February 18th
at #4 seed Downey. Downey HS is located at:

11040 Brookshire Ave. Downey, CA 90241

BARON VARSITY RETURNS TO C.I.F. PLAY-OFFS!
The Varsity, ranked 13th in C.I.F., will travel to Whittier to play California High School on Wednesday at 7:00. Please make plans to get out to Cal High and support the Varsity as the Program makes a return to the Play-Offs!
California HS - 9800 South Mills Ave. Whittier, Ca

ALL PLAYERS MUST REPORT TO 6TH PERIOD DAILY
All players need to report to 6th period everyday in order to receive credit and not be marked absent. If you are moving on to a Spring sport, please advise the coaches. Uniforms must be turned in on Tuesday, February 15th.

F.V. HOOPS VICTORIOUS ON ALL LEVELS VS. NEWPORT
The Freshman Blue, Sophomore, JV, and Varsity teams all came away with wins Wednesday night versus Newport Harbor. The night ended with the Varsity shooting their way to victory by nailing 13 three point shots and coming out on top 74-58.
Click here for story

PROGRAM AT LOS AL ON FRIDAY---BE THERE!!
Make plans to come out to Los Al on Friday for a huge Sunset League show-down at 7:00. We are looking forward to having our great fans at this one to cheer the Barons on.

BARONS WIN THRILLER AT HB 50-49!!
Congratulations to the Varsity for a big league win on the road at Huntington Beach. The win completed a program sweep of the Oilers by the Barons. The game was tough and physical with both teams playing well. The Barons are back in action Wednesday hosting Newport Harbor. Wear your Baron basketball shirts!!
Click here for Patch.com story of game

BARONS SWEEP VIKINGS
All levels were victorious on Wednesday vs. Marina. The gym was packed and LOUD. The entire basketball program would like to thank the students for coming out and supporting the teams as they battle in league. Get out to HB on Friday to watch the Barons take on the first place Oilers.

PACK THE GYM NIGHT
Monday night's game vs. Westminster is "Pack the Gym" night. Please spread the word and bring as many people to this one as possible. We would like all of our fans to wear a white Baron Basketball shirt to the game.

GYM FLOOR REPAIRED!!
All games will go on as planned for this week.

SUNSET LEAGUE BEGINS
The always solid Sunset League begins play this Friday as the Program travels to Edison for the beginning of what promises to be a very tough league season. Please try and get out to as many games as possible and cheer the Barons on!

VARSITY FIGHTS WAY TO FINALS IN ARIZONA!!
Congratulations to our Varsity for reaching their third Championship game this season...a feat not many schools can claim. The Barons went 4-1 in the tournament playing some solid teams from Arizona and Nevada.

FROSH REACH FINALS!
The Freshman Blue squad made it all the way to the Finals of the FV Frosh Tournament 12/27-30. The Frosh fell short on the final day but played tough all week.
The Freshman Gold Squad brought home 3rd place hardware from the El Modena Tournament. Great job by both Freshman Teams!!

VARSITY GAME - RAINED OUT!
Due to a severe leak in the gym roof at Katella, the Varsity game has been cancelled. A make up date is trying to be worked out and will be announced as soon as known. The lower level games will be played in the auxillary gym as scheduled.

JV WINS SADDLEBACK TOURNAMENT!
Congratulations to the JV squad for bringing home the Championship from the Saddleback Tournament. The Barons won in double over-time in the semi-finals and in triple over-time in the Finals!

SOPHOMORES FINISH FV TOURNEY STRONG!
The Sophomore Team finished their own tournament 3-1 completing the tournament with a big win on Saturday. Congratulations to the Soph group on a great effort!

VARSITY REACHES FINALS AT VALLEY CHR. TOURNEY!!
The Varsity made it to the Finals of their second tourney in a row. The Barons again fell in the Finals but had a great week of games finishing 3-1. The J.V. team came back strong and finished fifth at Bolsa Grande. The Sophomores brought home the Championship at the Saddleback Tournament! The Freshman Blue went 2-2 at the always tough Segerstrom Tournament. The Freshman Gold fought their way to the Finals at the Mission Viejo Tournament but came up a little short in the Championship Game.
Great Week Barons!!

VARSITY REACHES FINALS AT PIO-TURION TOURNEY!!
Hope you were able to make it out to watch the Varsity this week play some great games and get the the Finals at Western High. The Barons played tough all week finishing 3-1. Their only loss came in the Finals, in over-time. Congratulations to the Varsity on getting the season off to a exciting start!
Our J.V. team made it to the Finals of our own tournament, falling only to Capo Valley on Saturday. The Sophomores got off to a good start at the OV Tourney and came away 2-2. The Freshman Blue team went 3-1 at Bolsa Grande dropping the semi-final game but came back to take third place. The Freshman Gold competed hard at the JV level at Los Amigos Tourney and gained valuable experience.

F.V Tournaments looking for volunteers.
Please contact the coaches if you can come by the gym and help out with our lower level tournaments. It would be great to have parents from all levels participate in working the games especially when we play so that teams parents can watch their sons play. Tournament schedules are found on the "Schedules" tab above.
Sophomore Tournament 12/13-18
Freshman Tournament 12/27-30

TIP-OFF DAY - A Great Day!!
A crowd of over 230 people came to our first ever Tip-Off Day and were treated to some great games and food. The highlight of the day was a buzzer beating 3 pointer for the Dads to win the Father-Son game! A big thanks to all of the families who donated raffle items and to all of the players for helping set up and take down. A great day was had by all and we are all looking forward to the start of the season.

CLAIM JUMPER NIGHT - Monday, November 15th
Come and join the entire basketball program at Claim Jumper on Monday, November 15th as they will donate 15% of the evenings proceeds back to Baron Basketball. Print flyer and present to your server. See you there!
Click here for Claim Jumper Flyer

PICTURE DAY - Thursday, November 18th
Picture Day is scheduled for Thursday, November 18th at 2:00. Players need to bring their uniforms and shoes for pictures.

BARON BASKETBALL GOLD PARTY - November 19th
Come and join us for a fun Gold Party Night hosted by
Ballard and Ballard Jewelers in Fountain Valley. You can bring your old gold jewelry and turn it into cash! Ballard and Ballard will make a generous donation back to our program at the end of the night!
Click here for Gold Party Flyer

GOLF TOURNAMENT A GREAT SUCCESS!!!
Our first ever golf tournament held on Saturday, October 23rd at River View Golf Course was a fun day for all. We ended up with 54 golfers participating in this years event! A big thanks to Tournament Sponsors - Adams Golf, Richartz Plastering, Inc. and Ballard and Ballard Jewelers.
The entire basketball program would like to again thank all of the golfers and parent volunteers who made our Inaugural golf tournament such a great day.