Sports

Hunter Reynolds cradles the ball as he dodges a defender.

Off the Field with Hunter Reynolds

October 7, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

A post-graduate from South Orange, New Jersey, talented athlete Hunter Reynolds ’17 plays a key role on Choate’s Varsity Football team. The wide receiver, cornerback, and kick returner is doing wonders on a squad already loaded with talent, but there is more to Reynolds than who he is on theRead More

Erin Martin ’20 scrambles for the ball in a recent game.

Boars, from Brink of Defeat, Salvage Draw

October 7, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

On a cold and gray Wednesday afternoon, Girls’ Varsity Soccer hoped to set the pitch alight with a strong performance against their Founder’s League rival, the Loomis Chaffee Pelicans. However, beating a Loomis team that Coach Rick Koczak branded “one of the best we’re going to see all season” wouldRead More

The Wild Boars patch up the hole in their bus using a kicker’s net.

Football Finds Trouble… and a Toll Booth

October 7, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Last Saturday night, Boys’ Varsity Football boarded their DATTCO charter bus triumphant. They had just beat Phillips Exeter Academy 49-0, adding another win to their 24+ victory streak. But the night’s excitement played out on more than just the field, for the trip back included a sideswiped toll booth andRead More

Water Polo Welcomes New, Exuberant Head Coach

October 7, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

The Boys’ Varsity and JV Water Polo teams have had very impressive starts to their fall seasons, and this success can be attributed in part to their new Head Coach, Ms. Brooke Rea. Coach Rea joined the Choate community this year, not just as a boys’ and girls’ water poloRead More

Joey Waters: Overflowing with Talent

September 30, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

The Boys’ Varsity Soccer team has started off their season on a high note, with big wins against Cheshire, Hopkins, and Kent, thanks to a large crop of returners and a strong group of new recruits. One new team member, Madison native Joey Waters ’18, has just recently made hisRead More

Sam Brown ’20 and Erin Martin ’20 help Girls’ Varsity Soccer win against Greenwich on September 21.

Life as a Varsity Freshman

September 30, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

For most high school athletes, making a varsity team is the ultimate goal. It is an incredible accomplishment and a testament to one’s hard work and skill as a player. At Choate, there are a select few who launch themselves right into the action, kicking off their third form fallRead More

The Wild Boars hone skills and push limits at practice in preparation for the 2016 season.

Football Seeks Another Championship

September 30, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Varsity football is one of the most celebrated teams at Choate. The Wild Boars  have been undefeated for two years, and are hoping to continue that streak during the 2016 season. They kicked off this year with a historic win against Cheshire on Saturday, September 17. The game was aRead More

Boys’ Varsity Soccer prepares to take on the Blue-and-Grey.

Boars Bounce Back in Resilient Victory at Kent

September 30, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

After a disappointing loss to Worcester Academy on Wednesday, September 21, Boys’ Varsity Soccer travelled to Kent School for a game that was sure to challenge the Boars. Coming into the game 2-1 on the season, the boys were looking to maintain their over .500 record. Kent struck first, provingRead More

Boys’ Crew Sees Triumph and Hardship in Henley Royal Regatta

Boys’ Crew Sees Triumph and Hardship in Henley Royal Regatta

July 23, 2016 at 11:38 pm 0 comments

Fourteen members of the Choate boys’ rowing team mingled with some of the best crews in the world on June 28 in England at the Henley Royal Regatta, one of the most prestigious rowing events in world. Two Choate boats competed in the regatta: an eight-man crew and a four-manRead More