October 9 – October 15
It’s time for this week’s edition of the Rocket Rundown – your guide to Assumption Athletic Events!
Freshman Field Hockey competed in the Stick Tournament at Ballard. On Monday, they defeated Atherton 6-0 with goals scored by Haley McEnaney (2), Savanna Shaw, Courtney Williams, Kate Wheeler, and Olivia Kostyo. On Tuesday, the girls defeated Ballard 3-2 with goals by Kate Wheeler (2) and Morgan Montgomery. They lost in the Stick Tournament finals against Sacred Heart on Thursday. Meghan Neumann and Haley McEnaney were named to the All-Tournament team. Way to go!! Varsity Field Hockey traveled to Virginia Beach over the weekend for the Ring of Honor Field Hockey Tournament. On Friday, they fell 1-0 to First Colonial, before defeating Princess Anne 6-1. Goals were scored by Hayley Weber, Erica Cooper (2), Camryn Pichea, Cassidy Sweeney and Meredith Boeckmann. The team also played Norfolk Academy falling 1-2, and Cox falling 2-3.
Volleyball took on Floyd Central at home Monday night. Varsity won 3-0: 25-15, 25-18, and 25-22. JV beat Floyd Central 2-0: 21-12 and 21-12, and Freshman completed the sweep winning 2-0: 21-9 and 21-11. Tuesday night the teams traveled to Henry Clay. Varsity won 3-0: 25-18, 25-18, and 25-15. And Thursday night, Freshman fell to Mercy 2-1, JV lost 2-0, before Varsity celebrated Senior Night with a 3-0 win: 25-18, 28-26, and 25-18.
Soccer took on Oldham County Monday night. JV won 1-0 and Varsity lost 1-0. On Tuesday, the girls played Mercy and won 7-1!
Fundraiser for Cross Country:
The Cross Country team will be holding a fundraiser at the Panera at 10451 Champion Farms Drive next Tuesday, October 10th from 4:00 – 8:00 pm.
Winter Sports Tryouts:
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 Practice will start October 18th. You can attend either 4:00-5:00pm, or 5:00-6:00pm at The Legion building. Please Sign Up Here.
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. If you have questions, please contact the Athletic Office at 271-2555 or Kelly.firstname.lastname@example.org. There is also a $150 Athletic Fee due for participation. This is only due once a year, no matter how many sports you participate in. If you have a sister participating the fee for the first athlete is $150, and the second is $75.
Athletic Events this Week:
Monday, October 9, 2017
Soccer vs Brown – District Tournament – Varsity 6:00
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Volleyball vs Holy Cross – Fresh 5:00 / JV 6:00 / Varsity 7:00
Field Hockey vs Ballard – Varsity 5:30
Cross Country @ EP Tom Sawyer Park (BMX) – Assumption JV Meet – 5:00
Thursday, October 12, 2017
Volleyball @ Notre Dame Academy – Fresh 5:30 / JV 6:30 / Varsity 7:30
Field Hockey @ KCD – Varsity 4:15
Field Hockey @ Pumpkin Tournament – 6:15 (vs. winner of Wednesday’s Mercy/North Oldham game)
Saturday, October 14, 2017
Cross Country @ Manhattan Invitation in Van Courtland Park, NY
Volleyball KY JV Championships @ OVVC