SGHS Athletics Weekly Update


 

Congratulations to our Senior Winter Sport Athletes!

The Swim team finished sixth in the LIS Championships on Saturday, February 1 at St. Catherine’s Pool. Highlights of the meet included Audrey Lewis finishing 7th in the 500 free, which also qualified her for states, and 8th in the 100 breast. Molly Sproull qualified for the state meet in the 50 bonus and dropped 4 seconds in the 100 fly.

The JV and Varsity Basketball teams both defeated Norfolk Academy at home on Saturday, February 1. On Wednesday, February 5 the teams traveled to Saint Anne’s Belfield but both teams lost hard fought games. The loss snapped an incredible 10 game winning streak from the Varsity team! The Gators are currently ranked 5th in the VISAA. Both teams will host Saint John Paul the Great today, Friday February 7th, where the teams will also honor its seniors.

The Indoor track was “dialed in” for the meet on February 1, with multiple state qualifying performances, personal bests and even new school records! The 4 x 200 relay team of Lauren Horan, Rebecca Peppers, Madeline Tuckley and Leah Bishop set a new school record and qualified for state, the 4 x 400 relay team of Camdyn Ratzlaff, Kayda Coley, Kai’a Coley and Tabitha Pickral set a new school record and qualified for states as well! Lauren Horan and Kayda Coley both qualified for state in the long jump, and Lauren Horan also qualified for states in the 55 hurdles. Leah Bishop and Rebecca Peppers both qualified in the 300. Madeline Tuckley set a new school record and qualified for states in the Shot Put. Mary Kehoe finished 1st in the 1600, set a new school record and qualified for states! Mary also set a new school record in the 1000!

 

Upcoming Competitions

Thursday, 2/14-2/15 

Qualified Swimmers Compete in the VISAA Meet

Friday, 2/14 

JV Indoor Track Meet at St. Christopher’s, 3:00 p.m.

Basketball LIS Quarterfinal Round, SGHS has a bye

Saturday, 2/15 

Indoor Track qualifiers at the VISAA meet at St. Christopher’s

 

SGHS Athletics Weekly Update


 

The  JV Basketball team after a great win over Norfolk Academy

The Varsity Basketball team remains undefeated in the LIS conference with two more big wins this week over Collegiate School and Trinity Episcopal. The JV and Varsity team hosted Norfolk Academy on Saturday, February 1 and both had awesome team wins! The teams will travel to Saint Anne’s Belfield on Wednesday, February 5 for the final LIS games of the season.

The Swim team competed in the LIS Championships on Saturday, February 1 at St. Catherine’s Pool. The team honored its seniors prior to the meet. Highlights included Audrey Lewis taking 7th in the 500 free and 8th in the 100 breast  an Molly Sproull taking 12th in the 100 fly and 16th in the 500 free.

The Indoor track has been training hard and it certainly showed onSaturday, February 1st  in a meet at St. Christopher’s. The team finished 4th overall with a number of highlights. Mary Kehoe took first in the 1600m and 2nd in the 1000m. Lauren Horan took 3rd in the 55m hurdles as well. Numerous athletes PRed and/or achieved qualifying times for the State VISAA meet coming up in a few weeks including: the 4 x 200m relay team of Lauren Horan, Rebecca Peppers, Madeline Tuckley and Leah Bishop (this was also a new school record!), the 4 x 400 relay team of Camdyn Ratsliff, Kayda Coley, Kai’a Coley and Tabitha Pickral (this was also a new school record!), Lauren Horan-long jump, Kayda Coley- long jump, Lauren Horan-55 hurdles, Leah Bishop and Rebecca Peppers- 300m, Mary Kehoe-1000m (this was also a new school record) and 1600m,  and Madeline Tuckley- shot put and new school record!

Upcoming Competitions

Wednesday, 2/5 

JV/V Basketball at Saint Anne’s Belfield, 4:30/6:00 p.m.

Friday, 2/7  SENIOR RECOGNITION

JV/V Basketball home games vs Saint John Paul, 4:30/6:00 p.m.

Saturday, 2/8 SENIOR RECOGNITION

Indoor Track at the LIS Conference Invitational at St. Christopher’s, 12:00 p.m.