Sports

Kayakers: Casual, but Crazy

Kayakers: Casual, but Crazy

March 26, 2016 at 11:52 pm 0 comments

It’s a Tuesday afternoon, but nothing about this day is ordinary. Right here in Connecticut, a team of marine specialists pack in a van, on what seems to be just a typical weekday. This group is heading off on a wild journey that doesn’t guarantee a safe return, and someRead More

Varsity Teams go 3-4 on Andover Day

March 26, 2016 at 11:52 pm 0 comments

Choate students and faculty alike place a tremendous focus on our athletic rivalry with Deerfield Academy. However, a longstanding tradition that is less regarded is Andover Day, the annual day where Choate and the Big Blue face off in a variety of sports. Like previous years, Andover challenged our forcesRead More

Boys’ Crew Makes Waves As Key Race Looms

Boys’ Crew Makes Waves As Key Race Looms

March 26, 2016 at 11:51 pm 0 comments

Boys’ Crew demonstrated its grit while representing Choate at the first two regattas of the year: The Head of the Riverfront and the Head of the Housatonic. The team hopes to take this passion to the Head of the Charles Regatta in Boston this coming weekend. These boys don’t receiveRead More

Student-Athletes Thrive off the Fields

March 26, 2016 at 11:04 pm 0 comments

Choate’s athletic fields are riddled with gifted athletes. With virtually every athlete trying to be recruited and make the most of their education, student-athletes at Choate bring their athletic tenacity into the classroom, and it shows. One way that team captains and leaders set an example for their teammates isRead More

Exeter Sinks Boys Water Polo in Sudden Death Thriller

Exeter Sinks Boys Water Polo in Sudden Death Thriller

March 26, 2016 at 11:03 pm 0 comments

On Saturday, October 3, Boys’ Varsity Water Polo played host to Phillips Exeter Academy in what, despite the heartbreaking conclusion, turned out to be a thrilling game for fans to watch. From the first sprint, both squads came out flying, as the Boar Pen crowd, Choate’s athletic spirit club, electrifiedRead More

Volleyball Sweeps Double Header, Advances to 3-0 Record

Volleyball Sweeps Double Header, Advances to 3-0 Record

March 26, 2016 at 7:39 pm 0 comments

Girls’ Varsity Volleyball is off to a great start so far this season. With two consecutive New England champion titles in 2012 and 2013 and a 15-1 record in 2014, the team has set a demanding precedent. However, with the hard work and lead of respected Coach David Loeb, thisRead More

Field Hockey Scrapes Past Ethel Walker, 4-3

Field Hockey Scrapes Past Ethel Walker, 4-3

March 26, 2016 at 7:37 pm 0 comments

On Saturday, Girls’ Varsity Field Hockey opened up their season against a traditional rival, Ethel Walker. The team didn’t expect particularly strong competition from the girls in purple and gold, but this game goes to show the danger of underestimating your enemy. Still, after a tough battle, Choate perservered: asRead More

On the Sideline with Charlie Fuentes

March 26, 2016 at 7:35 pm 0 comments

With no losses to his name this year, and a hard-working, enthusiastic squad at his hand, Coach Charlie Fuentes couldn’t ask for much more from his new environment at Choate. The new Boys’ Varsity Soccer coach has already established a great level of respect among not only his players, butRead More

Andover Day: A Budding Rivalry

March 26, 2016 at 7:02 pm 1 comment

It’s 5:00 p.m. on a Tuesday, and I am shocked to find Josie Lee ’16 crying in the back corner of the girls’ locker room.. She is too distraught to tell me what’s wrong, but I already know what this is about: senior soccer. No other sport on campus pushesRead More