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2016-17 Somerset-Sky Pointe Boys Basketball Capsule Preview


Head coach: Dasheem Jenkins, third season

2015-16 record: First-year varsity program

Returning lettermen (starters): None

Outlook: The Eagles make their varsity debut this year.

“We look to gain stride as we prepare to join Class 3A next season,” said Jenkins, who has coached at Cimarron-Memorial and said he is looking to set a winning standard for the program.

“We will compete in the Charter School league and have games against CCSD opponents Western and Sunrise Mountain.”

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