Athletics Update 9/11

Athletes/ Spartan Fan of the Week announced!

Athletics Update 9/11

Photograph by Open I Studio- Tracey Borrow

By Chuck Sennett, Athletic Director

Please help congratulate this week’s “Spartan Athletes of the Week.”
Middle School Female Athlete of the Week
Isabella Allen – Cross Country
Isabella finished 12th overall and first for the Spartans in the King of the Hill Invitational at Tropical Park. 
Middle School Male Athlete of the Week
Zach Charalambides – Swimming
Zach finished first in the 100 Freestyle and second in the 200 Freestyle in a meet against Gulliver. 
Upper School Female Athlete of the Week
Megan Tate – Golf
Megan led her team to their first two wins in 30 years by shooting a 46 against LaSalle and a 43 against Calvary Christian. 
Upper School Male Athlete of the Week
Sam Cohen – Football
Sam led the defense with 9 tackles, forced a fumble, and recovered a fumble in the Spartan’s 17-14 win against Marathon High School
Spartan Super Fan
Eric “Pops” Pearson – Grandfather
In Wednesday’s Athletic Action….Spartan Volleyball results….The White Team (2-2) beat the Blue Team (2-2) 25-13, 26-24.  Isabel Brous had 6 service points and Maddie McDonald added 3 digs and 2 aces.  The Gold Team (3-1) beat the Red Team (1-3) 25-21, 25-18.  Mila Seikaly had 8 service points, Eva Ankonina added 3 aces, and Olivia Borchers had 5 digs.  The Middle School Football Team (1-1) beat Florida Christian 18-0.  Sean Fuller led the way with 14 carries for 202 yards and 2 touchdowns, made 6 tackles, forced a fumble, recovered a fumble, and had 2 interceptions, one of which he returned 40 yards for a touchdown.  Nasir Dean added 5 tackles, Richard Lovelace made 3 tackles and recovered a fumble, and David Burger played well.  The results of the swim meet at Gulliver will be included in Friday’s update.
In Today’s Events…., the Boys Golf Team travels to Palmer-Trinity (Biltmore) at 2:30pm, the Girls and Boys Cross Country Teams participate in the Pine Crest Invitational at Mills Pond at 3pm, the Varsity Football Team travels to Pompano High School at 7pm, and the Girls Middle School (JV/Varsity)and GirlsJunior Varsity Volleyball Teams host Westminster Christian at 4pm/5pm/6:30pm. 
On Friday….The Girls and Boys Swim Teams host Marathon at 4pm, the Junior Varsity and Varsity Volleyball Teams host Florida Christian at 3:30pm/5pm, and Food Trucks will be on campus from 3-7pm.   Please come out to support our Swim and Volleyball Teams…..
In Saturday’s Action……The Middle School (JV) Volleyball Team hosts a tournament with Cushman, Carrollton, and Palmer-Trinity starting at 9am, and in Shores Spartan Football Action….the 7/8 year olds play at 10am, 9/10 year olds at noon, and 11/12s at 2pm. 
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Chris Hayes, Middle School Athletic Director ([email protected]), Chuck Sennett, Athletic Director ([email protected]), or Mary K. Odio, Administrative Assistant ([email protected]).