SGHS Weekly Update


This week we welcome Sadie Smith, ATC as our new Athletic Trainer through VCU Sports Medicine! Sadie is a graduate of Saint Gertrude (Class of 2013) and Longwood University (Class of 2017)

Please join us for the SGHS Fall Sports Banquet on Thursday, November 8.

We will have a signing ceremony for Natalie Maurer (Duke, Soccer) and Mary Cornett (Penn State, Swimming) on Thursday, November 15th at 3:30PM in the Athletic Lobby! Please plan to attend!

The Cross Country team raced in the LIS Conference Meet on Thursday, November 1st at Collegiate School. Sophomore Mary Kehoe placed 2nd in the meet! Brynn Vea was next to cross the line for the Gators followed by Dabney Lang.  The season will finish for the Gators next Friday, November 9th at the VISAA State Championships.

Varsity Volleyball finished a fantastic season on Wednesday night in a loss to Trinity Episcopal in the Semi-Final Round of the LIS Conference Championships. The 2nd place regular season finish was the highest for the team in recent years and we know the future’s so bright for Gator Volleyball. The LIS All-Conference team will be announced today, Friday, November 2nd following the championship game at St. Catherine’s School.  

 

The Varsity Field Hockey season ended on Monday at St. Catherine’s when the team was defeated in the 1st round of the LIS Conference Tournament. Despite not being able to pull out the upset, the Gators fought hard and played some of the best hockey they have all year.

 

The Varsity tennis team participated in the LIS Conference tournament this week on Tuesday and Thursday, 10/30 and 11/1. Senior Caitlin Crowder and Freshmen Lauren Greis both placed 5th in #1 and #2 singles, respectively. Margaret Allocca and Lauren Greis placed 5th in the #2 doubles bracket.

 

Athletic Competitions for the week of November 5:

Monday, November 5:

Basketball Tryouts, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Indoor Track meeting 3:30 p.m.

Tuesday, November 6:

Basketball Tryouts, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Indoor Track Practice 4-5:30 p.m. at OAC

Wednesday, November 7:

Swim Practice at St. Catherine’s Pool, 6-7 a.m.

Basketball Tryouts, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Indoor Track Practice, 4-5:30 p.m. at BCP

Thursday, November 8: FALL SPORTS BANQUET 6:00 p.m. in the MPR

Swim Practice at St. Catherine’s Pool, 6-7 a.m.

Basketball practices begin, JV 3:30-5:15 p.m., Varsity 5:15-7:30 p.m.

Indoor Track Practice, 4-5:30 p.m. at OAC

Friday, November 9:

Cross Country at VISAA Meet at Fork Union

Basketball practices, JV 3:30-5:15 p.m., Varsity 5:15-7:30 p.m.