Rockets News · Rocket Rundown Dec. 11 – Dec. 17

Rocket Rundown

December 11 – December 17


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

Archery competed in the St. Athanasius Fast Lane Shootout on Saturday. The team scored 3153 points and came in 2nd out of 4 teams. 6 girls placed in the top 10 for high school girls – Delaney Schaefer in 2nd, Elizabeth Fultz in 5th, Hannah Price in 6th, Sarah Chung in 7th, Ally Mattingly in 8th, and Connie Douglas in 10th. Way to go archers!

Basketball played a hard schedule this weekend taking on Butler Friday night. And Mercy Sunday afternoon. Varsity fell to Butler 44-64, and to Mercy 36-56 to bring their record to an even 2-2. JV lost to Bullitt East on Wednesday 43-20, and Butler on Friday 31-17, before beating Mercy on Sunday 49-40. The Freshman defeated Mercy 31-27.

Cheer finished 14th out of 40 teams in the Game Day Competition in Lexington on Friday.

Swim competed against Eastern on Wednesday falling 112 to 57. Madison Ritzenthaler won the Girls 200 Yard IM and Jenna Hamilton won the 100 Yard Butterfly. The team traveled to Castle High School in Newburgh, IN on Friday. They won the 200 medley relay, and took 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th in the 200 freestyle. Deidra Runkle won the 200 IM. Emily Lewantowicz, Molly Beaven and Kristina Knop took 1st, 2nd and 3rd, respectively in the 50 freestyle. The final score was 166-118! On Saturday, the team traveled to Owensboro for the Candy Cane Classic. The Rockets took 1st place out of 10 teams, with 156 points! Our 200 Yard Medley Relay team of Molly beaven, Madison Fischer, Emily Lewantowicz and Deidra Runkle came in 2nd; Avery Boeckmann came in 2nd on the 200 Yard Freestyle; Deidra Runkle came in 2nd on the 200 Yard IM, Emily Lewantowicz came in 1st and Molly Beaven came in 3rd on the 50 Yard Freestyle; Madison Ritzenthaler came in 2nd on the 100 Yard Butterfly; Emily Lewantowicz took 3rd on the 100 Yard Freestyle; Deidra Runkle took 1st and Sophie Ritzenthaler 3rd in the 500 Yard Freestyle; the relay team of Mazkenzie Tapp, Madeline Haara, Ellie Blincoe and Kristina Knop took 3rd in the 200 Yard Freestyle Relay; Molly Beaven placed 2nd and Sophie Ritzenthaler 3rd in the 100 Yard Backstroke; Madison Fischer took 3rd in the 100 Yard Breaststroke; and, the relay team of Avery Boeckmann, Hadley Magre, Madison Ritzenthaler and Sophie Ritzenthaler took 2nd in the 400 Yard Freestyle Relay. Way to swim Rockets!!


Athletic Events this Week:


Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Basketball @ Brown – Varsity 6:00


Friday December 15, 2017

Archery – St. Gabriel Archery Tournament @ Fern Creek High School

Swim and Dive – Girls Night Out Meet @ UofL Ralph Wright Natatorium


Saturday, December 16, 2017

Archery – St. Gabriel Archery Tournament @ Fern Creek High School

Basketball – Bullitt East Christmas Tournament @ Bullitt East – Varsity 9:00 am

Dance – KHSAA State Tournament in Lexington

Swim and Dive – Brother Fabius Meet @ UofL Ralph Wright Natatorium


Go Rockets!