SGHS Weekly Update

Five Gators swimmers have qualified for the VISAA meet this weekend, February 16-18th in Stafford, VA. Good luck to Mary Cornett, Lexi Lamb, Rachel Lewis, Emily Czaja and Cassidy Butt!

Indoor track & field will finish the season today, Friday February 16 at a JV Meet at Saint Christopher’s School. There will be an informational meeting for those girls interested in Outdoor Track & Field on Tuesday, February 20th at 4:30PM in the Athletic Lobby.

Saint Gertrude’s Athletic Department and the basketball teams hosted a Play4theCure game on Wednesday, February 14 to raise money for cancer research. An injury-ridden JV team dropped its final game of the season to Saint John Paul, but the Varsity team rebounded after losing on the road to the Wolves and won a hard fought game, 36-35 in the final seconds of the game! The JV teams this year finished with a combined record of 14-9! The Varsity basketball team finished the regular season with a record of 11-7 and tied for 3rd in the LIS Conference– the highest finish in recent years for the team! The Gators will travel to St. Catherine’s School today, Friday February 16th for a 5pm game for the 1st round of the LIS Tournament. A win will see them advance to the semi-final game on Tuesday, February 20. The Gators are currently ranked 10th in the State poll with the first round of the VISAA set to begin on Tuesday, February 27.

Spring Sports tryouts are set to begin, Tuesday February 20th following song contest practice. There is transportation to the Outdoor Athletic Center everyday for practice. This spring, Saint Gertrude will offer JV and Varsity Lacrosse, Golf, JV and Varsity Soccer, Varsity Softball and Outdoor Track & Field. Please see Coach Pochily to get in contact with a coach if you have any questions or need more information.