Rockets News · Rocket Rundown September 24th

Rocket Rundown September 24th-September 30th

It was a busy week for Assumption Athletics!  Below is a recap of the week in sports.

On Monday, September 17th AHS soccer played Bethlehem at Assumption.  JV won 3-1 with goals by Riley Givens and Ashley Pope.  Varsity tied 1-1.

Tuesday afternoon AHS Golf  beat Oldham County at Oldham County Country Club with a score of 178-199.  Claire Burgin 43, Ellie Anderson 43, Abby Jones 47, Karena Knight 55, Sophia Biagi 55, and Isabel Winebrenner 58.  Field Hockey took on Mercy at Mercy.  JV team won 6-0! Varsity team won 6-0 and Freshman team won 5-0!  Way to go Rockets!

Wednesday, September 19th Soccer played West Jessamine.  JV won 2-0 and Varsity tied 1-1.  Dance performed with future Rockets for Rocket Night!  Freshman Field Hockey played North Oldham at North Oldham.  Freshman tied 1-1.

Thursday, Field Hockey played Male High School at Male.  Varsity won 2-1, JV game was postponed.  Golf played South Oldham at Long Run Golf Course.  AHS won 170-196.  Claire Burgin 42, Ella Hardy 42, Sophia Biagi 43, Abby Jones 43 and  Ellie Anderson 43.

Friday evening Field Hockey played Lafayette at Assumption Green.  Varsity won 2-1.  The Freshman Field Hockey vs Ballard game was cancelled due to lightening.

On Saturday, Volleyball played at Sacred Heart.  All AHS teams had wins over SHA.  Freshman won 2-0 (21-19, 21-17).  JV won 2-0 (21-17, 21-16).  Varsity won 3-1 (25-21, 25-18, 20-25, 25-14).  Golf played at Lakeside Golf Course in the KGCA Tourney.  AHS placed 5th out of 14 teams.  Claire Burgin 88, Ellie Anderson 89, Ella Hardy 94, Abby Jones 96, Sophia Biagi 101 and Karena Knight 101.

​The Assumption Cross Country team traveled to Chicago to compete in the Palatine Invitational.  Raelyn Willman led the Varsity Rockets with a great race.  Sabrina Dahl was the top finishing JV runner and Madeline Powell was the highest finishing Frosh-Soph race runner.

Anyone trying out for a Winter Sport:

You must have an up to date KHSAA physical turned in to the Athletic Office before you can try out for a sport.  If you have questions or want to check your physical date, please stop by the Athletic Office, or email Mrs. Hulsewede at

Try out Dates:

Archery tryouts will be October 17th 6:00-8:00pm at the Legion building across the street from school. Girls with the last name starting A-K from 6-7pm and girls with the last name staring L-Z shooting from 7-8pm.

Basketball tryouts will be October 15th 4-6:30pm and October 16th 3:30–6:00pm in the AHS gym.

Swim tryouts will be October 1st from 6:30pm-7:30 pm and October 2 from 7:00-9:00 pm at St. Xavier High School pool.

Bus Schedule for Fall Athletics:
Please take time to review the Fall Bus Schedule for September.  This schedule may change periodically based on changes in practices, etc.  Bus schedule for SEPTEMBER 24th

Upcoming Events:

Monday, September 24th

Varsity Golf Regionals at Nevel Meade Golf Course – postponed until Thursday

Tuesday, September 25th

Rocket Night at AHS Volleyball vs Notre Dame

Freshman 5:30, JV 6:30 and Varsity 7:30pm

Field Hockey vs Sacred Heart @ Sacred Heart

Freshman 6pm and JV 7:15pm

Wednesday, September 26th

Soccer vs Manual @ Manual

JV 5:30 Varsity 7pm

Field Hockey vs Manual @ Assumption Green

Freshman 5:30pm, JV 6:45pm

Thursday, September 27th

Field Hockey vs Ballard High School @ Ballard

Freshman 5pm, JV 6:15pm and Varsity 7:30pm

Soccer vs Boyle County @ Boyle County, Varsity only time TBD

Volleyball @ Mother McAuley in Chicago 7pm

Friday, September 28th

Volleyball at Asics Challenge in Chicago

Saturday, September 29th

Volleyball at Asics Challenge in Chicago

Soccer vs Male High School @ Male, Varsity only 3pm