Sports Recap for week of May 15

The girls lacrosse team lost to Berkshire Waldorf, 10-9 on Tuesday. Lizzie H (4), Amelia R (2), Areia H (1), Riley H (1), and Ella D (1) all scored. On Thursday, the team beat Hampshire Regional 10-3 and played a great team game. Lizzie (4), Areia (2), Amelia (1), and Celeste D (1) all scored, as did Ruby R and Christina L with their first goals of the season! Sarah Herzig had an excellent week in goal, tallying 7 saves in each game.

Middle School Ultimate had their second victory of the season against Four Rivers Middle School Girls on Tuesday. The 8-5 win was highlighted by Ella R’s first point of the season and strong offensive games from Linnea Z, Raymond M, and Sylvie M.

Upper school Ultimate teams had a tough week. Varsity gave up a 14-11 lead in a 14-15 point loss to BART on Monday. Sam Z-A Corinne L, Nellie B-O, Tucker Z-A, Amun P, Lilah F, and others had great defensive plays, and more than half of the team scored or threw an assist. It was a very spirited game that slipped away at the end. On Tuesday, the team lost 15-2 to Dublin. Meanwhile, JV Ultimate lost 15-4 to Eaglebrook on Tuesday.

Academy kayakers had a great full day of paddling on Thursday. Several students ran the Zoar Gap, and everyone enjoyed putting their paddling skills to the test on a longer day in the rapids. Congratulations to our kayakers on a great spring!