SGHS Weekly Athletic Update


The softball team rallies around freshman, Leah Robinson ‘22 after she hits a home run in the team’s win at STAB on Thursday.

The varsity softball team opened up its season yesterday, Thursday March 14 with an LIS game at Saint Anne’s-Belfield. The squad came away with a 13-6 victory! The team will not be traveling to Norfolk Collegiate as was previously scheduled and that game will be made up at a later date. The next game for the Gators will be on Tuesday, March 19 against CVHAA before the home-opener on Wednesday, March 20 vs. St. Catherine’s.

The Varsity soccer team had a great first showing in its game at Fredericksburg Christian on Tuesday, March 12. The team next travels to Saint Anne’s-Belfield today, Friday, March 15 for the first LIS game of the season. Next, the squad is back on the road in an non-conference game at Norfolk Collegiate tomorrow, Saturday, March 16 before a home stint next week.

The Varsity lacrosse team also had its first game yesterday in Charlottesville as the team took on Covenant School. Despite a 6-7 loss, the Gators showed a lot of promise in their first time on the field together this season. They will travel to Norfolk Collegiate tomorrow, Saturday, March 15 before their first home game on Monday, March 18 vs Nansemond Suffolk.

The Outdoor Track & Field team and Golf team started up with practices this week and are both excited to kick off the season with competitions in the coming weeks. JV Lacrosse will also look forward to its first game of the season on Friday, March 22 vs Nansemond Suffolk at the OAC at 4:00 p.m. This game will be followed by a Middies game at 5:30 p.m.

Competitions for Week of March 18

Monday, 3/18

Varsity Lacrosse, game vs Nansemond Suffolk at the SGHS OAC, 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday, 3/19

Varsity Soccer, game vs St. Catherine’s at the SGHS OAC, 4:30 p.m.

Varsity Softball, game at CVHAA, 5:00 p.m.

Middies Lacrosse, games at St. Catherine’s 4:30/5:30 p.m.

Wednesday, 3/20

Varsity Lacrosse, game vs Fuqua School at the SGHS OAC, 4:30 p.m.

Varsity Softball, game vs St. Catherine’s at the SGHS OAC, 4:30 p.m.

Thursday, 3/21

Varsity Soccer, game vs Christchurch School at the SGHS OAC,  4:30 p.m.

Friday, 3/22

Varsity Softball, game at St. Margaret’s, 4:30 p.m.

JV Lacrosse, game vs Nansemond Suffolk at the SGHS OAC 4:00 p.m.

Middies Lacrosse, game vs Nansemond Suffolk at the SGHS OAC, 5:30 p.m.

Middies Softball, game vs St. Margaret’s at the SGHS OAC, 4:30 p.m.

Saturday, 3/23

Middies Lacrosse, game vs Blackhawks at the SGHS OAC, 9:00 a.m.