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Rockets News · Rocket Rundown Sept 19 – Sept 24

Rocket Rundown

September 19 – September 24


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


Last Monday, Golf 206 took 5th place in the Jefferson Country Tournament: Sophia Biagi 49, Abby Jones 50, Karena Knight 53, Claire Burgin 54, Ellie Anderson 55, Tori Meyer 56, Amanda Licciardi 64. On Friday, the team traveled to Cherokee Golf Course to take on Presentation. The team shot 150, while Pres shot 161. Abby Jones had a personal best 48, Karena Knight 50, Claire Burgin 52. Other scores included Sophia Biagi 56, Ellie Anderson 47, Amanda Licciardi 56, Tori Meyer 58, Catherine Dues 63, and Kendel Campisano 63. Yesterday afternoon the golf team took on Whitefield Academy at Crescent Hill. Rockts 196 Whitefield 212: Claire Burgin had a personal best 44, Sophia Biagi 47, Ellie Anderson 52, Karena Knight 53, Abby Jones 56. Other scores included Amanda Licciardi who had a personal best 49! This young golf team continues to improve. Way to go girls!

Last Sunday, Field Hockey traveled to Sacred Heart. Freshman lost 3-0, JV lost 2-0, and Varsity won 3-0 in the annual Mug game! On Tuesday, the girls took on Manual. JV won 1-1, Varsity won 3-1 and Freshman won 1-0 to sweep the Crimsons. Freshman and JV played Mercy on Wednesday. Freshman won 3-0 and JV won 7-0. Varsity traveled to Chicago, IL over the weekend to play in the Huskie Invitational. In the opener, the Rockets defeated Oak Park River Forest 9-0. That afternoon, the team defeated MICDS 4-0. On Saturday, varsity defeated Lake Forest 3-0, before defeating St. Joseph 5-2, and beating Sacred Heart in the final to win the Huskie Invitational! Goals were scored in the final game by Zoe Snook (2), Hayley Weber and Cassidy Sweeney!

Soccer participated in the Lexington Catholic Cup last week, losing to Notre Dame 0-1, and Lexington Catholic 1-2, before beating Tates Creek 2-1.

Varsity Volleyball traveled to Las Vegas over the weekend to participate in the Durango Fall Classic. The team swept the tournament, winning all but 2 matches. Friday they defeated Moapa Valley (NV) 2-0, Johns Creek, GA 2-0, and Shadow Ridge (NV) 2-0. On Saturday, they defeated Mater Dei (CA) 2-1, Torrey Pines (CA) 2-1, Marin Catholic (CA) 2-0 and Redondo Union 2-0. We are proud of your ladies!

The Cross Country team participated in the Valkyrie Invitational Saturday at EP Tom Sawyer Park. There were teams from 10 different states and the Rockets ran 4 different team within the Southeast Schools Division. The Freshman team finished 7th with leadership from Caroline Nett and Ellie Burns. Lindsey Domene, Julia Corman and Sarah Whalen led the unseeded Varsity team to 9th place. Sarah Michels and Bailey Masterson led the seeded Varsity team to a 5th place finish. Annalee Holland was the top finisher for the JV team which took 2nd.


Winter Sports Tryouts:

Swim Tryouts will be held at St. X on Monday, October 2nd from 6:30-7:30 pm.

Basketball Tryouts will be held in the gym on Sunday, October 15th from 1:00-4:00 pm. And Monday, October 16th between 3:00 and 7:00 pm. Monday time will depend on the grouping that will be announced the first day of tryouts.

Archery Tryouts will be announced at a later date.

A current, complete physical is required to tryout and participate in any Assumption sport. Documentation can be found here: KHSAA Physical. Please note 2 parent and 2 student signatures are required on this form in order for it to be considered complete. In addition, an Athletic Fee of $150 is required for participation. If you have questions please contact the Athletic Office at 271-2555 or


Athletic Events this Week:


Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Field Hockey vs Mercy – Varsity 5:00 / JV 6:15 / Freshman 7:30

Cross Country @ EP Tom Sawyer – Frosh/Soph/JV Race 2 – 5:00

Golf @ Weissinger Hills vs Shelby County – 4:30


Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Soccer @ Bethlehem – JV 5:30 / Varsity 7:00


Thursday, September 21, 2017

Field Hockey vs Male – Varsity 5:00 / JV 6:15 / Freshman 7:00


Saturday, September 23, 2017

Volleyball vs Sacred Heart – Freshman 4:00 / JV 5:00 / Varsity 6:00

Cross Country @ Palatine Invitational – Palatine, IL – 9:25

Field Hockey @ CAL Classic – Freshman and JV


Sunday, September 24, 2017

Soccer vs Sacred Heart (Cleat Cup) – JV 4:30 / Varsity 6:00


Go Rockets!