Sports

Taking a Stab at Victory

Sabre gripped tightly in her hand, Diana Piovanetti tunes out loud cheers circulating through the gym and directs her focus to the opponent standing high in front of her. Laser focus is a key...

Winter SPC 2020 Recap

//PICTURED ABOVE: Senior Abby Tchoukaleff, junior Estelle Fisher, sophomore Brook Adams and freshman Mary Grace Martin getting their first-place medals after breaking two SPC records in the 200-yard freestyle relay and the 400-yard freestyle...

A long (jumping) career ahead

//PICTURED ABOVE: Sena Asom points to her fourth place statistic at the 2019 junior Olympics, where she jumped 14’10.” Early in January, seventh grader Sena Asom woke up as if it were any regular...

Conquering College Athletics

Each photo provided by the person Each year, according to the NCAA, only 179,200 students get recruited to play Division 1 sports in college. Of those students, 33 percent quit after their first season....

They Can(Can) Create a Team 

//PICTURED ABOVE: Drill team members Celese Gierhart and Ellie Estes practice from 7:15 to 8:00 every Tuesday and Thursday in the morning at the Beth Wortley Dance Studio. In this routine, Gierhart and Estes...

Cheering for the Home Team: St. Mark’s cheerleaders renew tradition of cheering at Hockaday pep rallies

//PICTURED ABOVE:  St. Mark’s cheerleaders wave their pom poms in celebration of St. Mark’s football. On Nov. 5 the cheerleaders performed for the Hockaday pep rally for the first time since 2016. The St....

Foster(ing) Unity in Basketball: Team welcomes new coach, expanded goals for upcoming season

//PICTURED ABOVE: Melanie Horn-Foster, new Varsity Basketball coach, coaches the 8th grade basketball PE class while the students play knockout. Foster joined the Varsity Basketball coaching staff for the 2019-20 season alongside Assistant Varsity...

Shoot, Score…A+

Allison Camp works in College Counseling as the seniors prepare their college applications.    Mentors are experienced and trusted advisers who guide their apprentices; coaches and teachers are both mentors to their students or...

Open-ions About The US Open

The morning light shines on the open roof court stadium as the first match of the day begins of the 2015 US Open. The United States Open Tennis Championships, or the U.S. Open, features...