Category Archives: Sports

Overview of the NFL Draft

Many mock draft projections were made before the start of the 2017 NFL draft, held in Philadelphia on April 27-29. All seemed…

The Man, The Myth, The Giles

You may know this man as a 6’3” blond soccer phenom, a lady-killer with a fake foreign accent, or perhaps, you have…

The Sport of Diving

“Ellie, 5122 D: forward somersault one twist free DD 1.9, Caroline on deck.” The announcer’s voice blurs into background noise as I…

Girls Can’t What?

Some girls are breaking the barrier of gender separation in sports by playing male-dominating sports. Between 2006 and 2016, the number of…

A Look at the 2017 Masters

It was a photo finish. Spaniard Sergio Garcia suffered a bogey on hole 13 in the fourth round of play, but he…

Disc Golf: Your Next Hobby

What exactly is disc golf? A fair question for the average person. According to the Professional Disc Golf Association, ”Disc golf is…

Uptown Alley: Bowling With Class

Are you venturing to Midlothian any time soon? Do you have a hankering to play a classic leisure sport? Do you enjoy…

Snapshot: Coach Kondo & Crossfit

By Bryce Ritter and Patrick Kirchmier We stopped by Upper School Director of Student life (and Coach) Beth Kondorossy’s office on a recent…

Donovan Williams: Ahead Of The Game

Donovan W. (‘21) is not your average eighth grader. According to Excellence Perry (‘17), he is “the next big thing” and  “has…

Requirements and Waivers: Athletics in the Upper School

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