Caswell Nilsen writes:
I would like to nominate Sophie Gomarlo '14 as athlete of the week.
A four year varsity athlete, Sophie has lived through the ups and downs of the soccer team. As captain and central midfielder, she displayed a gritty tenacity during yesterday's tie to Williston that reflects the heart and soul of the team this year. Surprised by the determination of a Hogger team (that...
Nice job Erin More '14 and Briton Barge '14. They are NMH's Athletes of the Week!
Lara Freeman writes:Erin Moore '14 (Leyden, MA) has been a tremendous leader for the varsity volleyball team the entire season agreeing to take on a setting position even though her specialty and love is actually defense. Every game she's earning 30 to 40 assists which is a tremendous thing for any setter, let alone...
Grant Gonzalez writes:Boys V Cross Country
Mohamed Hussein '14 from Hargeisa, Somaliland brought home the NMH 5K Course Record with a 16:19 first place finish in Saturday's dual meet against Choate. Mohamed ran solo for the near entirety of the race, and becomes only the second runner to dip under 16:30 on our course.
To put that in perspective, this NMH 5K course has been around since the 2009...
Congratulations Athlete's of the Week!
Stephen Allison writes:Outdoor TeamHans Granquist '15 and Jonah Hudson-Erdman '14 both ironmanned the Tully Lake Triathlon this Saturday 19 Oct. The Tri is a 5-mile flat-water paddle, a hilly 4.5-mile trail run followed by a 7.5-mile technical mountain bike with a running clock. Both boys were in the thick of the largely adult competition. Though we don't...
Keep up the strong play, Erica and Wenhao. Congratulations!
Lara Freeman writes:
Name of student-athlete: Erica Freed '14Name of sport: Girls' Varisty VolleyballDate of contest: Sept. 28th, 2013Opponent: AndoverScore:Reason for nominating athlete:
Erica Freed '14 (PG, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY) played a top notch game this week against Andover. In the first set she and her team were unstoppable,...
Name: Idrissa Bangura '14Sport: Boys' Varsity SoccerDate of contest: 9/14/13Opponent: BB & NScore: 1-1 tie
Jim Burstein writes:
Boys' varsity soccer would like to nominate senior Idrissa Bangura as our first NMH athlete of the week. Idrissa, from the Bronx, NY, helped dominate the midfield in our two scrimmage victories and our opening game 1-1 tie against visiting BB&N.
Keep up the hard...
David Huoppi writes:
Name: Conor Healey '13Sport: Boys' Varsity LacrosseDate of contest: 5/18/13Opponent: Loomis ChaffeeScore: W 13 - 5
Conor Healey '13 (Southborough, MA) epitomized the idea of unselfish play, tallying 7 assists in the boys' varsity lacrosse team's season-ending victory over Loomis Chaffee on Saturday. In total, Conor accumulated 43 assists in 17 games this season, which...
Great job Hogger athletes!
Craig Hefner writes:
Name: Megan Macomber '13Sport: Girls Varsity UltimateDate of contest: May 11, 2013Opponent: Tournament: Lincoln-Sudbury, St. Johnsbury Acad., Miss Porters, Four RiversScore: We were 2-2 on the day with an exciting "universal point" (sudden death) win over Four Rivers
In our tournament this weekend, every opposing coach commented to me about what a...
Congratulations Emily Messer '13 & Ricardo Mendez Blohm '16 on a great week of play!
Ted DesMaisons writes:
Name: Emily Messer '13Sport: Varsity SoftballDate: Wed May 1, Saturday May 4Opponent: Williston Northampton and Loomis ChaffeeScore: 11-10 and 9-1
On the week, Emily went 3 for 8 with 2 walks and 2 runs scored. Against Williston Northampton on Wednesday, she drove in the winning run in...
Donald Marshall writes:
Name: Taylor Tonkinson '14Sport: Girls' Track & FieldDate: April 24 and April 27, 2013Opponent: Williston & Wilbraham, Fermi Coed Relays
Taylor set a PR of 27.9 seconds, winning the 200-meter against Williston and Wilbraham. At the Fermi Coed Relays, Taylor lead off the 4x200 with a 27.1-second split, positioning the relay team to take second overall. She came back...