Rockets News · Rocket Rundown October 8th

Rocket Rundown

October 8 – October 18

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

Monday, October 1st was a busy day for AHS Athletics!  Volleyball played Floyd Central at Floyd Central.  Freshman won 25-11, 25-10.  JV won 25-8, 25-8, and Varsity won 25-15, 25-6, 25-16.  Way to Go Rockets!   Soccer celebrated Senior Night and a big win over Oldham County.  The Varsity score was 3-0.  JV tied Oldham County 1-1.  Varsity Field Hockey played KCD at KCD and lost 0-1.

On Tuesday, Soccer played Christian Academy at CAL.  JV had a big win, 7-0!  Varsity tied 1-1.  Freshman Field Hockey played Manual in the Stick Tournament and won, 1-0.

Rocket Hockey played in Virginia Beach this weekend and went 2-2. Lost to Cox 0-1 and 0-2 to Norfolk Academy then came back and won Saturday 1-0 against Saint Cat’s and 2-1 against the #3 team in the country, First Colonial. Freshman moved on to play SHA in the Stick Tournament Championship game on Thursday and lost.

Also on Thursday, AHS Volleyball played Mercy at Mercy.  Freshman won 21-19, 21-10.   JV won 21-16 and 21-16!  Varsity won 3-2 over Mercy (16-25, 25-19, 25-18, 18-25, 15-13).  Varsity Soccer played Mercy at Mercy Thursday night as well winning 6-0!

Great Job Rockets!!

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 (AHS Gym)

MONDAY, OCT 15TH   3:30-6pm   JV / VARSITY TRYOUTS.  ANY 9-12th grader interested in trying out for JV or Varsity should attend.

TUESDAY OCT 16TH     FRESHMEN TRYOUTS (all freshmen) – 3:30 – 5:00pm




Upcoming Events:

Monday, October 8th

Soccer Districts @ Collegiate AHS vs Collegiate 4:30pm

Tuesday, October 9th

Senior Classic Cross Country Race @ EP Tom Sawyer Park (BMX Course) 6pm

Senior Night will begin immediately after the race.

Wednesday, October 10th 

Field Hockey JV Pumpkin Tournament @ KCD

AHS vs. TBD 4:15pm

Senior Night – Varsity Field Hockey vs Collegiate @ Assumption Green

Soccer District Champs @ Collegiate 5:30pm

Monday, October 15th

Volleyball Region @ TBA

Soccer Region @ TBA

Tuesday, October 16th

Volleyball Region @ Valley High School vs TBA

Field Hockey Region @ Assumption Green TBA