Sports

PE Scheduling Shifts

In February 2017, Registrar Lyse Herrera unveiled a new plan for scheduling PE, introducing year-long PE class for freshmen and juniors and semesters of Health for sophomores and seniors. This new program was effective...

Katsulos’ Kourt: Stanley Cup Playoffs

The Dallas Stars’ season came to an untimely end on April 22 as last season’s Western Conference regular season champions missed the 2017 postseason entirely. However, there are countless upsides to the long summer...

Don’t Believe Everything You Hear: Debunking The Freshman 15

Every August eager freshman flood college campuses across the country, armed with exorbitant amounts of enthusiasm, knick knacks to decorate their dorm rooms and a twinge of anxiety about making new friends. These college...

From Grit to Great

“Green! Grit!” Huddled in a circle with their arms around around each other, the Hockaday varsity lacrosse team yell in celebration. They had just won the North District Title 19-12 after a hard-won game...

Play it Back: Hockaday Softball

Game Background To kick off the consolation bracket in the Southern Preparatory Conference championship, the Hockaday varsity softball team competed against The Oakridge School. Beating Oakridge by one point in their last game of...

(e)Sports Can Help for College

The controversial question of whether video gaming can be considered as a sport often spurs heated debate. Some argue that because it requires skill, strategy and many times the ability to work as part...

Study Hard, Play Harder

KATE LOVE   Verbally committed since her sophomore year, senior Kate Love will play division one lacrosse at Penn State University this fall. To stay in shape over the summer and prepare for collegiate...

Athletes Celebrate Off the Field

On the evening of May 9, Hockaday athletes, coaches and parents gathered in Penson Gym for the annual Athletic Banquet. Organized by Director of Physical Education Tina Slinker, Sports Performance Program Coordinator La’Boris Bean...

Spring Sports Finish Strong in SPC

Athletes from Tennis, Lacrosse, Golf, Softball and Track and Field all competed on April 28 and April 29 against the other private schools in the Southern Preparatory Conference to win two runner-up trophies and...

Hockaday Crew’s Varsity Quad Wins State Championship

After opening new blisters and enduring weeks of intense erg pieces and windy days at the murky Bachman, Hockaday Crew’s Varsity Quad won the Women’s Junior Varsity Quad event at the Texas Rowing Championships...