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.