SGHS Weekly Athletics Update

Winter Sports are just around the corner. Please be sure students have an up to date athletic physical uploaded into Magnus prior to tryouts. Basketball tryouts begin on November 4. Swimming practices start on November 11 and Indoor Track practices begin on November 18. 

The volleyball teams had two competitive matches this week, starting with St. Margaret’s on Tuesday, October 22 for the senior recognition games. The JV played a great match and the varsity got a big win, 3-1 over the Scotties. On Thursday, October 24 the JV concluded their season with a match vs Veritas. The Varsity team battled to the tiebreaker 5th set but fell just short of the win. The Varsity team earned the 6th seed in the LIS tournament and will travel to #3 seeded St. Margaret’s on Tuesday, October 29. 

The Tennis teams concluded their regular seasons this week. JV finished up the year with a loss at Collegiate School and the Varsity team took on Trinity on Thursday, October 24 for their Senior Recognition Match. It was a beautiful day for tennis and the squad played their best. Senior captain, Kara Gallagher had a great day winning both her single’s match and her double’s match with partner, Anne Stewart Hatfield. The LIS Tournament begins Tuesday, October 29 and will conclude on Thursday, October 31 at Collegiate School’s Courts. 

Congratulations to the Cross Country team for a great showing at the State Catholic Meet on Wednesday, October 23. Junior Captain, Mary Kehoe finished 2nd overall by less than one second. Brynn Vea, Christa Tuohy and Dabney Lang all had great showings, as well. The team will compete on Friday, November 1 at the LIS Conference Meet at Panorama Farms.

Field hockey finished out a great regular season with games this week against Trinity and Saint John Paul the Great.  The team earned the #5 seed in the LIS Conference Tournament and will travel to Saint Anne’s Belfield on Monday, October 28 for a 3:30 p.m. quarterfinal game. 

Upcoming Competitions

Monday, 10/28

LIS Conference Quarterfinals: V Field Hockey at Saint Anne’s Belfield, 3:30 p.m. 

Tuesday, 10/29

LIS Conference Quarterfinals: V Tennis matches at Collegiate, Matches begin at 12:00 p.m.

LIS Conference Semifinals: V Field Hockey TBD after Monday’s game

LIS Conference Quarterfinals: V Volleyball at St. Margaret’s, 5:00 p.m.

Wednesday, 10/30

LIS Conference Semifinals: V Volleyball TBD after Tuesday’s game

Thursday, 10/31 

LIS Conference Championship: V Field Hockey TBD after Monday and Tuesday games

Friday, 11/1: 

LIS Championship Meet: Cross Country at Panorama Farms, 3:00 p.m.

LIS Conference Championship: V Volleyball TBD after Tuesday and Wednesday games