Sports

Senior Farewells: Abby Blair and Chris Birch

Senior Farewells: Abby Blair and Chris Birch

May 19, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Abby Blair When thinking of a tri-varsity athlete, most imagine a super athlete oozing with natural talent. For Connecticut native Abby Blair ’17, she doesn’t exactly fit the mold. Blair’s athletic career at Choate has taken all sorts of twists and turns, but she’s learned her fair share of lessonsRead More

Varsity Baseball Coach Doug James to Retire After 42 Years

Varsity Baseball Coach Doug James to Retire After 42 Years

May 19, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Forty-two years ago, Choate hired a young football coach and English teacher, Mr. Douglas James.  At the end of this school year, he will retire after years of inspiring and teaching both in the classroom and on the athletic fields. Although he came to Choate as a football coach, Mr.Read More

Spring’s Midseason Report

Spring’s Midseason Report

May 12, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Midway through the season, many Choate teams are preparing for postseason runs and hoping for end-of-season triumph.  Whether a team is  enjoying success or still trying to reach its potential, there’s still plenty left to play Boys’ Tennis Boys’ Varsity Tennis is 6-5, experiencing both surprising wins and tough losses. Read More

In the Dugout with Varsity Baseball

In the Dugout with Varsity Baseball

May 12, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

  The Varsity Baseball Team will play 19 games this season, a heavy schedule by any standard. The team not only manages to play all of its games at a high level, but it also happens to be one of the most energetic teams on campus. Trent Schwab ’18 said,Read More

Girls’ Tennis Falls to Hotchkiss

April 21, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

On Saturday, April 15, Girls’ Varsity Tennis suffered a tough loss to the Hotchkiss Bearcats in the first game of their Founder’s League season. Despite the outcome of the match, Head Coach, Mr. Kevin Rogers, remains optimistic about the rest of the season, saying that it was “a good matchRead More

Though listed as separate teams, Boys’ and Girls’ Track and Field collaborate with each other.

Catching Up with the Girls’ Track Team

April 21, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Year after year, one of the strongest teams on campus is Girls’ Varsity Track and Field.  This season is no different.  Coming off the Founders League Championship last season and a 5-0 start this year, the team is motivated and prepared for a great season. When speaking to the captainsRead More

JV Baseball Drops Season Opener

April 21, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Boys’ JV Baseball had their first game on Wednesday at home against Brunswick. Jonah Feldman ’20 started on the mound and pitched well. The team gave up three runs in the first two innings, due to some early communication errors. Choate came back in the bottom of the third toRead More

Boys’ Varsity Golf Bested by Taft, Beats NMH

April 21, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

This past Saturday, April 15, Boys’ Varsity Golf travelled to the Watertown Golf Club to take on Taft School and Northfield Mount Hermon. Described as a challenging course on its own, it certainly didn’t help that the conditions were both overcast and windy, making for a challenging day for allRead More

Athletics Manager Rose Camire Retires

April 14, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

On Monday, April 3, Ms. Rose Camire retired after 16 years as the office manager for the Department of Athletics. “I began in November of 2001, and having never worked in a school or academia atmosphere, I had some reservations,” recalled Ms. Camire. “I was tentative and very nervous, butRead More