News and Announcements
Another great weekend for the Village School Track and Field team. On a windy day, our runners still posted some very good numbers. To get the day started our DRM relay team finished second by posting a time of 11.11. This team consisted of Ben A, Alex A- E, Marco S, and Eduardo G. Ben A won the 400 m title and also posted a personal best in the event with a time of 50.96. Alex Ait Ettajer finished 2nd in the 1600 m with a time of 4:43.20. Charlotte Scholten ran a nice race to finish 4th in the 1600 with a time of 5:43.30 . Freshmen Jordan D.L.T continued her strong season with a second place finish in the 100 m hurdles. Iyanu A had a great battle in the High Jump and finished 2nd with a height of 6’0 . He also finished 4th in the Long Jump with a distance of 19’ 8 . Elisa F rounded out the day with a first place finish in the Discus with a throw of 100.08 feet, Elisa placed 3rd in the Shot Put with a distance of 29-07. It was great day for the Village Track Team. Our next meet is Thursday-4/6/17. Go Vikings!
The varsity boys lacrosse team is 1-3 thus far on the season. The team won its first game in program history earlier this season and has been working daily to improve as one unit. Goalie Teddy E. has already racked up 70 saves in just 4 games while Nick R. and Mahdi S. are tied for the lead in scoring with 4 goals a piece. The Vikings’ next home game will be our Senior Night game on Tuesday, April 4th, at 7:00 PM vs. Concordia Lutheran. We hope to see you there!
Spring Media Day featured athletic interviews with the Varsity coaches of each time and 2 representatives from the program. On Media Day, Head Coach, Nick Petito, and Senior golfers, Mariana O and Daniel P, gave insight into the current golf season and what their expectations are going forward.
To see the full interview, click the link below:
Our Spring Sports Media Day featured an exclusive interview with Associate Athletic Director, Jeff Bond, and Middle School Athletic Director, John DeBakey. Watch the full video which includes incredible insight into our growing facilities, the philosophy of our Athletic Department, and the vertical alignment of our middle school programs and how they support our high school teams.
The Village School Middle School Track team is excited to start the 2016-17 spring season. The team will be under commands of Coach Kenneth Apande, Matt Mouro, and Jason Fobbs. Each coach brings a collaboration of different sports experiences from the high school level to the professional level.
They will be holding practices through out the week on the brand new state of the art track. They plan to prepare for the first track meet on 2/27 & 2/28. The team will have a full roster this year with over 65 athletes.
The goal this year is to develop skills in order to become efficient, knowledgeable and self- confident individuals. We will be preparing the athletes for the next level. Hopefully with hard work and determination they will have a successful season.