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Rockets News · Rocket Rundown – August 28 – September 4

Rocket Rundown

August 28 – September 4

It’s time for this week’s edition of the Rocket Rundown – your guide to Assumption Athletic Events!

The Field Hockey teams competed in last week’s Apple Tournament at Sacred Heart. JV fell to SHA in the final in overtime in a hard fought game. Freshman fell 2-1 to SHA in the final as well. Varsity fell to CAL, who ended up winning the Varsity Apple. Congratulations to Avery Dornfeld and Ashton Gibson on being named to the All-Tournament Team!

Our young golf team continues to improve! Last Monday, they had a match against South Oldham – South Oldham 196, AHS 208. Sophia Biagi shot a 54, Ellie Anderson 54, Abby Jones 60, Amanda Licciardi 60, Karena Knight 60. On Wednesday, the team competed against Ballard and won – Ballard 193, AHS 157 – Sophia Biagi 48, Ellie Anderson 53, Karena Knight 56, Claire Burgin 57, other scores included Tori Meyer 54, Abby Jones 55, Kendall Campisano 65. The team wrapped up the week with a match on Thursday against SHA – SHA 184, AHS 207 – Sophia Biagi 48, Ellie Anderson 52, Claire Burgin 52, Amanda Licciardi 55, Karena Knight 55.

Volleyball swept St Henry last Tuesday, Varsity 3-0, JV 2-0, and Freshman 2-0. Way to go Rockets!

JV soccer beat Lexington Catholic 1-0 last Monday, and Simon Kenton 3-0 on Wednesday. Varsity fell to Lexington Catholic 0-2 in a great game, and tied Simon Kenton 0-0.

Cross Country competed in the Tiger Run on Saturday led by Sarah Whalen and Annalee Holland. Jessica Stein and Taylor White finished 1st and 2nd in the JV race and helped their team win in dominating fashion with 12 Rockets finishing in the top 20. Julia Renz was the top Rocket finisher in the Freshman Race.


Transportation to the Green

 Please be aware that the transportation schedule to the Green will be changing beginning Monday, August 14th. There will now be two bus runs to the Green to take students to practices.

Run 1- Students who have practice beginning immediately after school will depart from school by 3:05 pm each day. No other students may take the 3:05 pm run to the Green for any reason.

Run 2- A second bus run to the Green will leave school at 4:30 pm Monday thru Thursday and at 4:00 pm on Friday for those athletes whose practices begin between 5:00 pm and 5:30 pm. These students must go to one of the designated areas at school where supervisions is provided (media center or the cafeteria).

Please talk to and explain how this to your daughters so that they understand which bus run they should take each day depending on her scheduled practice or game schedule.

Please email me with any questions at


Athletic events this week:

Monday, August 28, 2017

Golf @ Cherokee Golf Course vs Mercy – 3:30

Soccer @ New Albany (IN) – JV 5:30 / Varsity 7:00


Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Soccer @ Brown – Varsity 6:00


Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Golf vs Collins @ Seneca Golf Course – 4:30 pm

Field Hockey vs Sacred Heart – Freshman 5:30 / JV 6:45

Volleyball @ Sacred Heart – Freshman 5:00 / JV 6:00 / Varsity 7:00


Thursday, August 31, 2017

Soccer vs Manual – JV 5:30 / Varsity 7:00


Friday, September 1, 2017

Soccer @ Zionsville (IN)


Saturday, September 2, 2017

Soccer @ Zionsville (IN)

Volleyball @ Avon Tournament (IN) – Varsity vs Carmel 10:00 am / Varsity vs New Castle 12:00 pm / Varsity vs The Webb School 2:00 pm / JV vs New Castle 9:30 am / JV vs Carmel 1:00 pm


Go Rockets!