SGHS Weekly Athletics Updates

Congratulations to Senior Swim Team Members! (not pictured, Mary Cornett)

The Swim team competed in the LIS Conference meet at St. Catherine’s Pool last Saturday, February 2 and recognized the senior swimmer prior to the meet. A few Gators will attend a Last Chance meet at Woodberry Forest tomorrow, Saturday, February 9th. Following this meet, all swimmers with qualifying times will attend the VISAA meet next weekend, February 14-16.

The JV and varsity basketball teams traveled to Norfolk Academy last Saturday, February 2 and both teams came away with great team wins! The Gators hosted Trinity Episcopal on Wednesday, February 6 with both teams having a great showing. The JV dominated the visiting Titans and the Varsity was just a few points shy of the upset. The JV team will host Spirit today at 4:30 p.m. before both teams finish out the regular season with games at St. Margaret’s School on Tuesday, February 12. The Varsity team will begin postseason play on Friday, February 15, with opponent and location, to be determined.

The Indoor Track team competed at St. Christopher’s last Saturday, February 2. It was another great meet for the squad. The 4x200M Relay Team of Madeline Tuckley, Claire Rankin, Rebecca Peppers and Fiona Hefele set a new school record of 2:03.72.  Claire also took 3rd place in the long jump! The team is back at St. Christopher’s tomorrow for the LIS conference meet. Field events begin at 12:00 p.m.

Spring Sports Tryouts will begin on Tuesday, February 19th. An up to date physical on file with the Athletic Department is required for tryouts. Please see Coach Pochily with any questions.

Competitions for Week of February 11

Tuesday, 2/12

JV/V Basketball at St. Margaret’s, 4:30/6:00 p.m.

Friday, 2/15

JV Basketball vs Spirit Home School at SGHS, 4:30 p.m.

Saturday, 2/16

Indoor Track at St. Christopher’s, VISAA Meet

Swimming at VISAA State Meet