Sports

Middle Schooler Makes her Mark

PICTURED ABOVE // Fifth grader Sena-Ter Asom holds up her medal from the  AAU Junior Olympic Games at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. Staring down the red strip of track ahead of her,...

(Deb)uting Our New Athletic Director

PICTURED ABOVE //  Athletic Director Deb Surgi and senior Isabella Shadle as well as the rest of the Upper School Athletic Board (not pictured) discuss ideas for the future of the Hockaday Athletic Board...

Sarah Kate Ashton Takes on the World at Rock Climbing World Championship

//PICTURED ABOVE: Sophomore Sarah Kate Ashton tackles a climbing wall. On August 12, sophomore Laine Betanzos and her friends crowded around a computer and excitedly opened up a live stream. They were getting ready...

Meredith’s Mind

The National Football League Draft: three days in the spring when fans of the Cleveland Browns desperately hope that they will secure some top-notch players that could maybe lead them to a few victories....

Fearlessly Free: How Junior Helena Perez-Stark is pushing trampolining into the forefront

PICTURED ABOVE // Junior Helena Perez-Stark bounds through the air during a trampolining competition, in which she competed in the double mini and tumbling events. Photo provided by Helena Perez-Stark.   The backyard trampoline: a...

Taking a Swing at Fame

PICTURED ABOVE // Freshman Tia Hsieh takes a swing at an approaching ball during a tournament. Photo by Grant Bergmann. A white ball whizzes across the rectangular, blue table—nearly untraceable by the naked human eye—hovering...

Diamond will SHINE at U19 Program

PICTURED ABOVE // The ‘Crew’ | Felicity Diamond, pictured second from the left, rows alongside her quad at the 2018 USRowing Central Youth Championship on the Oklahoma River on May 5. Photo provided by Felicity...

SPC Recap May 2018

Throughout this past week, Hockaday athletes competed in track, golf, tennis, softball and lacrosse the Southwest Preparatory Conference (SPC). Several of the teams came back from the week victorious.   Softball Last Thursday the...

Healthy Alternatives to a Morning Cup of Coffee

  Kombucha Can Cure Your Coffee Cravings This bubbly drink is a type of fermented tea that comes in many flavors and can improve your immune system, digestion and is full of antioxidants. Drinking...

The Athletic Director Search is On

On Jan. 22, Eugene McDermott Head of School Dr. Karen Warren Coleman announced former Hockaday Athletic Director Tina Slinker’s resignation. Since then, a retained search has been going on under Coleman’s leadership. An ideal...