Madeira Tennis and Lacrosse compete in first competitions of 2020-2021

April 16, 2021

Madeira hosted their first athletic event in over a year on April 15 with a lacrosse game against Saint James School of Hagerstown, MD. It was a close match up, in which the Snails emerged with a win and a final score of 13-12.

Saint James started out with an early lead, but as Madeira settled in, they were able to contain Saint James’ offense. A powerhouse in the 8-meter arc, Kaitlyn Cronin ’22 tallied 4 goals on the day. Moniola Odunsi ’22 bagged a hat trick, with 3 goals. The offensive success was driven by Marin Hoang ’22, who earned 2 goals and 1 assist, Layomi Odusanya ’24 with 2 goals, as well as Lindsay Phair ’23 and Lola Hakimi ’24 each with 1 goal, and Ava Stewart ’23, with 1 assist. Caroline Alsina ’23 was solid in the cage against Saint James’ attack. 

Madeira Tennis battles Episcopal in season opener

The Madeira Varsity Tennis program traveled to Episcopal High School on Friday, April 16. Four doubles matches and four singles matches spanned eight courts for the season opener. The young Madeira squad dropped all eight matches in hard fought sets against the Maroons. The team will face Episcopal again, at home, on Thursday, April 29 at 4:30PM.

Madeira Athletics has their next competition Thursday, April 22, as the Track & Field team travels to Episcopal High School for a 4:30PM meet.