Rockets News · Rocket Rundown – Jan. 22 – Jan. 28

Rocket Rundown

January 22 – January 28


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

On January 9th, basketball competed against Bullitt East with JV losing 42-32 and freshman losing 56-25. The following Thursday Varsity and Freshman took on CAL, with varsity losing 54-44. The teams visited SHA last Sunday. Varsity lost 62-27, JV lost 38-33, and freshman lost 37-26. This past weekend the JV and Varsity teams took on Male. JV won 39-33 while varsity lost 82-60. The Highlands games and Elizabethtown Freshman tournament were cancelled due to snow days.

Archery competed in the Atherton Annual Winter Shoot over the weekend. The team took 4th place out of 12, scoring 3167 points. The top 10 high school girls included Sarah Chung who placed 2nd, Elizabeth Fultz who placed 4th, and Delaney Schaefer who placed 10th. Great job archery!

Cheer competed in the LIT over the weekend. The team took 1st place! We are so proud of you ladies!

Swim competed against Mercy last Wednesday winning 176-99 on Senior Night! Our 200 Yard Medley Relay team of Molly Beaven, Maddie Fischer, Emily Lewantowicz and Avery Boeckmann placed 1st. Deidra Runkle and Sophie Ritzenthaler took 1st and 2nd in the 200 Yard IM; Emily Lewantowicz, Molly Beaven and Sophie Ritzethaler swept 1st-3rd place in the 100 Yard Freestyle; in the 200 Yard Freestyle Relay our relay teams took 1st and 2nd; Molly Beaven and Elle Blincoe took 1st and 2nd in the 100 Yard Backstroke; and our relay teams took 1st and 3rd in the 400 Yard Freestyle Relay. Way to go swim!

The Track & Field team competed in their first meet of the year this past Saturday at DePauw University.  The team was led by strong performances by a number of girls.  Riley Warren had her best day ever in the high jump.  Haley McEnaney and Sue Wilson stepped up to lead the team in the 200 meter dash, and Claire Hubbuch was Assumption’s strongest performer in the 300 meter dash.  Emily Porter was Assumption’s top finisher in the 1500 meter run with an outstanding race, and Cathryn Callahan was also impressive as the team’s top finisher in the 600 meter run.


Athletic Events this Week:


Monday, January 22, 2018

Basketball @ Spencer County – Freshman 5:00 / JV 6:00 / Varsity 7:30


Tuesday, January 24, 2018

Basketball – LIT @ Bellarmine vs Mercy– Varsity 6:30


Saturday, January 27, 2018

Cheer – UCA Showcase @ Charlestown High School

Basketball – Freshman @ Central Hardin Tournament – North Hardin @ GC Burkhead Gym – 8:00 am / Hart County @ CHHS Big Gym – 11:45 am / Central High School @ GC Burkhead Gym – 2:15 pm

Basketball @ Highlands – JV 1:30 / Varsity 3:00

Swim & Dive – SHA Splash @ UofL Ralph Wright Natatorium


Go Rockets!