SGHS Weekly Update

Please join us this week in honoring the senior soccer and lacrosse players at the senior recognition games (see schedule below).

Varsity Soccer battled STAB in the rain this week, but could not find the back of the net. The JV soccer team traveled to Veritas on Thursday, April 26 and got in the win column, 3-1! Prior to the Monday, April 30 game vs. Veritas at 4:30 p.m., the senior soccer players will be recognized. Please join us for that wonderful celebration of these fantastic girls!

After a rainy start to the week, Varsity Softball had to cancel the game vs. Saint John Paul The Great and move the Tuesday game with Collegiate to Thursday, April 26. The team dropped the game 0-10 but had some good hits, and solid defensive plays against the state-ranked Cougars. Softball will take on St. Catherine’s next week.

Varsity Lacrosse staged a comeback after being down by multiple goals, but just ran out of time vs. Saint John Paul The Great on Monday, April 23–dropping the game 14-15. After a rainout on Tuesday, the team next traveled to Covenant School on Wednesday, April 25 but couldn’t get the win in Charlottesville. Varsity and JV hosted Trinity on Thursday, April 26 with both teams dropping back and forth games with the Titans. The senior recognition game is set for Friday, May 4th at the OAC at 4:00 p.m. vs Norfolk Collegiate. Please come out and support the senior laxers!

Outdoor track  had a solid meet this week at Collegiate on Wednesday, April 25. Fiona Hefele, Ashley Gonzalez and Leah Bishop all ran PR’s and all three are within a second of qualifying for States. The team will next compete on Wednesday, May 2 at St. Christopher. The team would love it if students, teachers and staff could come out and cheer the girls on!

Golf has been steadily improving this season and the girls are having a lot of fun. In the match on Thursday, April 26, Captain, Isabella Riley shot a season low 48 and the team was able to enter and play all four players for the first time. Thursday the team will compete at Meadowbrook CC.

Athletic Competitions for the week of April 30:

Monday, April 30:

Varsity Soccer vs. Veritas at the OAC, 4:30 p.m. SENIOR RECOGNITION GAME

Varsity lacrosse at Steward School, 5:30 p.m.

Middies lacrosse at Steward School at 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday, May 1:

Middies softball at St. Catherine’s, 4:30 p.m.

Middies lacrosse at Rebels, 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday, May 2:

Track at St. Chris meet, 4:00 p.m.

Varsity lacrosse at Christchurch, 5:30 p.m.

Varsity softball vs. St. Catherine’s, 4:15 p.m.

JV soccer vs Saint John Paul, 4:30 p.m.

Thursday, May 3:

JV lacrosse at Pocahontas MS vs Powhatan, 5:00 p.m.

Golf at Meadowbrook CC, 4:00 p.m.

Middies lacrosse at St. Catherine’s, 5:00 p.m.

Middies softball vs. Goochland MS at the OAC, 4:30 p.m.

Friday, May 4:

Varsity lacrosse vs. Norfolk Collegiate at the OAC, 4:00 p.m. SENIOR RECOGNITION GAME

Varsity soccer vs. Steward School at the OAC, 4:30 p.m.

Saturday, May 5:

JV soccer at King William H.S. for Tournament, 9:00 a.m.

JV lacrosse at Forest Park H.S. for Tournament, 12:00 p.m.