SGHS Weekly Update


Please consider attending the Chipotle Spirit Night on Monday, October 1 at the Willow Lawn location to help raise funds for Gator Athletics! We also hope you’ll join us at the Sunset at the OAC on Saturday, October 20.

Attention all swimmers! There will be swimming sign ups and suit fittings during lunch on October 2. If you have any questions, please email Coach Pochily.

The weather continued to impact athletic events for the Gators this week. Remember, you can adjust your settings in GatorNet to receive automatic text or email alerts when athletic events are changed or canceled.

Varsity Field hockey remained tied to visiting Virginia Episcopal School on Saturday, September 22 through regulation time and two over time periods before earning a hard fought victory in the second round of penalty strokes! It was an exciting victory for the team! A game at Nansemond Suffolk was rescheduled due to the threat of lighting on Tuesday, September 25. The JV team defeated Saint John Paul the Great on Tuesday, September 25, 4-2. Both teams dropped games on Thursday, September 27–Varsity to Walsingham on the road and JV to Trinity at home.

(Paige Simon and teammates in the John Paul game)

 

The JV team will attend a tournament at Prince George High School tomorrow, Saturday, September 29.

Varsity tennis fell to Virginia Episcopal School on Saturday, September 22 and couldn’t come away with an upset when they hosted St. Catherine’s School on Tuesday, September 25. Rain caused some breaks in their court time at the end of this week, but the teams are excited to get back to match play next week.

Varsity and JV Volleyball suffered a few losses this past week, but came away with HUGE victories on the road at Collegiate School on Wednesday, September 26. It was the second win in a row for the JV team!

The Varsity match went to 5 sets and was truly a physical and mental battle that led to the Gators on top! The JV volleyball team was set to attend a tournament on Saturday but that has been cancelled. Both teams will play conference teams, St. Margaret’s and Collegiate next week.

Sophomore, Mary Kehoe on the Cross Country team finished 2nd in her first meet as a Gator on Saturday, September 22 at Walsingham Academy! The team will attend a meet hosted by Patrick Henry High School tomorrow, Saturday, September 29.

 

Athletic Competitions for the week of October 1:

Monday, October 1:

Middies Field Hockey vs St. Patrick at the SGHS OAC, 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday, October 2:

V Tennis vs Trinity at the SGHS OAC, 4:00 p.m.

V Field hockey vs Steward at the SGHS OAC, 4:30 p.m.

JV Field hockey vs Collegiate at the SGHS OAC, 5:30 p.m.

JV/Varsity Volleyball at St. Margaret’s, 4:30/6 p.m.

Middies Field Hockey at St. Catherine’s, 5:45 p.m.

Wednesday, October 3:

Middies Volleyball vs St. Catherine’s at SGHS, 5:30 p.m.

Thursday, October 4:

V Field hockey vs Walsingham Academy at the SGHS OAC, 4:00 p.m.

V Tennis at Veritas, 4:30 p.m.

Friday, October 5:

V Tennis at Collegiate, 4:00 p.m.

JV Tennis vs Collegiate at the SGHS OAC, 4:00 p.m.

JV/V Volleyball vs Collegiate at SGHS, 4:30/5:30 p.m.

Middies Field Hockey at Collegiate, 4:00 p.m.

SGHS Athletic News


Varsity Tennis is set to take on Veritas School today, Friday, September 21.

The weather continued to impact athletic events for the Gators this week. Remember, you can adjust your settings in GatorNet to receive automatic text or email alerts when athletic events are changed or canceled.

Field Hockey, Tennis and Volleyball will all play host to teams from Virginia Episcopal School tomorrow, Saturday, September 22nd at 1PM. We hope you’ll join us to cheer on and CHOMP for your Gators!

Varsity Field hockey fell to highly-ranked Trinity Episcopal on Tuesday but the JV game with the Titans was cancelled. The Varsity team bounced back from the loss with a big win on the road at St. Margaret’s on Wednesday, September 19. The JV team will travel to Collegiate School today, Friday, September 21 for a game and the Varsity team will host Virginia Episcopal School on Saturday, September 22nd at 1PM.

Varsity tennis had a good week of practices and the varsity team is ready to take on LIS rival, Veritas School today, Friday, September 21. The team will play again on Saturday against Virginia Episcopal School at 1 p.m. at the OAC.

Varsity and JV Volleyball dropped games on the road on Tuesday, September 18 vs Saint John Paul the Great. Both teams are back in action today, Friday, September 21 as they host Saint Anne’s Belfield at 4:30/5:30 p.m. The Varsity team will host Virginia Episcopal School on Saturday, September 22.

Cross Country will attend a meet at Walsingham Academy tomorrow, Saturday, September 22. This small but mighty squad is certainly poised to surprise some people this year. We cannot wait to see them in action!

Athletic Competitions for the week of September 24:

Monday, September 24:

Middies Field Hockey vs St. Michael’s at the SGHS OAC, 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday, September 25:

V Field hockey at Nansemond Suffolk, 4:00 p.m.

JV Field hockey vs Saint John Paul at the SGHS OAC, 4:30 p.m.

V Tennis vs Saint Catherine’s at the SGHS OAC, 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday, September 26:

JV/Varsity Volleyball at Collegiate School, 4:30/6 p.m.

Thursday, September 27:

V Field hockey at Walsingham Academy, 4:00 p.m.

JV Field hockey vs Trinity Episcopal at the SGHS OAC, 6:00 p.m.

Middies Field Hockey vs Weaver MS at the SGHS OAC, 4:30 p.m.

Saturday, September 28:

Cross Country at Patrick Henry Meet

JV Field Hockey at Prince George Tournament, 9/10:20 a.m.

JV Volleyball at Atlee Tournament, times TBD

SGHS Athletics Update


Varsity Field Hockey players after practice on Wednesday, September 12.

Varsity tennis trailed Covenant School 2-4 headed into the doubles matches on Tuesday, September 11th before the match was called due to rain and lightning. We will be trying to make up this match. Although the varsity and jv team fell to STAB on Friday, September 7, #1 Singles player, Senior Caitlin Crowder defeated her opponent and continued on her amazing start to the season.

Varsity and JV Volleyball has has a tough few matches, falling on the road to Bishop Sullivan and St. Catherine’s. The Varsity team is scheduled to head to Episcopal School for a tournament, tomorrow, Saturday, September 15. SGHS will decide if it is safe for the team to travel by this afternoon.  

Varsity and JV Field hockey played well but couldn’t get a win over St. Catherine’s on Tuesday, September 11. Both teams will next face Trinity Episcopal on Tuesday, September 18.

Cross Country runner had a great race at the SpeakUp 5K on Saturday, September 8th. The meet scheduled for tomorrow, Saturday, September 15 at William & Mary was cancelled. The team will next travel to Longwood University for a meet hosted by The Fuqua School on Tuesday, September 18.

Athletic Competitions for the week of September 17:

Tuesday, September 18:

Cross Country at Longwood University for the Fuqua Meet, 4:00 p.m.

V/JV Field hockey vs St. Catherine’s at the SGHS OAC, 4:30/6 p.m.

Wednesday, September 19:

Varsity Field Hockey at St. Margaret’s School, 4:30 p.m.

JV/Varsity Volleyball at St. John Paul the Great, 4:30/6 p.m.

Thursday, September 20:

Middies Field Hockey at Collegiate School, 4:30 p.m.

Friday, September 21:

JV Field Hockey vs Collegiate School, TBD

Varsity Tennis vs Veritas SChool at the SGHS OAC, 4:30 p.m.

JV/Varsity Volleyball vs St. Anne’s Belfield at SGHS, 4:30/6 p.m.

Saturday, September 22:

Cross Country at the Walsingham Invitational, 9:15 a.m.

Varsity Field Hockey vs VES at the SGHS OAC, 1:00 p.m.

Varsity Tennis vs VES at the SGHS OAC, 1:00 p.m.

Varsity Volleyball vs VES at SGHS, 1:00 p.m.

SGHS Athletic News


Varsity Volleyball after a 3-0 win over Trinity Episcopal on Thursday, September 6.

The Athletic Handbook and Parent Night presentation will be posted on the resource board within the next few days.

Varsity Volleyball is 3-0 on the start of the season, with two wins over conference opponents, Vertias and Trinity. The team looked great on Thursday, September 6 when they swept the Titans, 3-0. The JV and Varsity team will travel to Bishop Sullivan today, Friday September 7.

JV Field hockey battled back from being down 1-3 with about ten minutes to go to tie the game, 3-3 vs Lee Davis on Thursday, September 6. The Varsity team takes on Fredericksburg Christian today Friday, September 7.

Varsity Tennis will finish the remainder of the rainout match vs St. Catherine’s from August 23 on October 24. The JV team dropped its first match on Wednesday, September 5 at Collegiate School. Both teams will face Saint Anne’s-Belfield today, Friday, September 7.

Cross Country is gearing up for the SpeakUp 5K on Saturday, September 8th. There are still spots available on this team if any students are interested, please see Coach Pochily anytime!

Athletic Competitions for the week of September 10:

Tuesday, September 11:
JV/V Volleyball at St. Catherine’s, 4:30/6 p.m.
Varsity tennis vs Covenant at the SGHS OAC, 4:15 p.m.
V/JV Field hockey vs St. Catherine’s at the SGHS OAC, 4:30/6p.m.

Saturday, September 15:
Cross Country at William & Mary Invitational
Varsity Volleyball at the Episcopal Tournament, 10am first game start