Athletics Recap - week of September 5-9

September 12, 2016
Field Hockey

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JV Volleyball vs. Georgetown Day: W, 25-13, 25-22 
In their first match of the season, JV Volleyball defeated Georgetown Day School 25-13 and 25-22. 

V. Volleyball vs. Georgetown Day: W, 26-28, 23-25, 25-11, 25-21, 15-12
After JV clenched the victory, Varsity continued on to take the five-set battle for the win against Georgetown Day School. Sophia Bernstein provided much-needed support from the service line with 13 aces and 31 assists. Ellie Jordan provided a team-high 12 kills, and Freshman, Mia Paglialunga, finished with a .286 hitting percentage with 7 kills.

V. Volleyball Sidwell Playday, W, W, L
In their first playday of the season, Varsity Volleyball took on Episcopal (W, 25-17, 25-18), Potomac (W, 25-21, 25-19), and Georgetown Visitation (L 24-26, second match unfinished due to timing). In the first matchup versus Episcopal, Ellie Jordan '18 provided 12 kills, Mia Paglialunga '20 provided 8 with a .500 hitting percentage. Sinclaire Jones '17 hit .545 with 11 kills in the win against Potomac, and Megan Grohowski '19 finished with a season-high 15 digs. Due to timing, the third match remained unfinished, but juniors Sarah Hughes and Ellie Jordan provided a strong offensive contribution, with a combines 22 kills in a game and a half.

Field Hockey

V. Field Hockey vs. Episcopal: L, 0-10 
In a tough, first game matchup versus Episcopal, Varsity Field Hockey took a loss in a well-fought battle. Senior, Hannah Adams was a defensive staple throughout the matchup. 

V. Field Hockey Home Playday
Varsity Field Hockey went on to play in Saturday's round-robin play day with many members of the ISL. 


V. Soccer vs. Mercersburg: W, 2-0 
Varsity Soccer took the 2-0 win against Pennsylvania's Mercersburg in their home first game of the season. 

Upcoming Snail Events


Tu.  9/13 JV Tennis Bishop Ireton 4:15 pm / Tennis
Tu.  9/13 V. Field Hockey Holton-Arms 4:15 pm / Turf Field
Tu. 9/13 V. Soccer Holy Child 4:15 pm / Soccer Field
Tu. 9/13 JV Field Hockey Holton-Arms 5:30 pm / Turf Field
Th. 9/15 JV Volleyball National Cath. 4:15 pm / Hurd Gym
Th. 9/15 V. Field Hockey Bullis 4:15 pm / Turf Field
Th. 9/15 JV Soccer Stone Ridge 4:15 pm / Soccer Fields
Th. 9/15 V. Tennis Episcopal 4:30 pm / Tennis
Th. 9/15 JV Field Hockey Bullis 5:30 pm / Turf Field
Th. 9/15 V. Volleyball National Cath.  5:30 pm / Turf Field


Tu. 9/13 JV Volleyball Episcopal 3:30 pm / Episcopal
Tu.  9/13 V. Tennis Maret 4:15 pm / Maret
Tu.  9/13 JV Soccer Holy Child 4:15 pm / Holy Child
Th. 9/15 V. Soccer Stone Ridge 4:15 pm / Stone Ridge
Th. 9/15 JV Tennis Episcopal 4:30 pm / Episcopal
Sat. 9/17 Cross Country Mercersburg Inv. 12:00 pm / Mercrbrg.
Sat. 9/17 V. Volleyball Playday 12:30 pm / Episcopal