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Week of May 7

Posted: May 17, 2012

“Boats” of the Week:
Varsity Girls’ Crew 1st and 2nd Boat:
The Varsity girls’ crew 2nd boat consisting of Caroline Ellwood ‘14, Lizzie Stepanek ‘13, Maddie Vachris ‘13, So A Ryu ‘14, and Val Tacelli ’13 finished 5th out of 18 teams at the Founder’s Day Regatta last Saturday. At the DuPont Cup this past weekend, the boat finished in 2nd place out of six teams, defeating Miss Porter’s, Taft, Pomfret, and Gunnery. The Varsity girls’ crew 1st boat consisting of Heather Piekarz ‘12, Caroline MacNeille ‘12, Paige Duffy ‘13, Kate Danielsen ‘12, and Hayden McCall ’14 had the same outstanding results, finishing 5th out of 18 teams at Founder’s Day and coming in 2nd this past weekend at the DuPont Cup, defeating Taft, MPS, Pomfret, and Gunnery.

Student-Athlete of the Week:
Gabby Starkey '12: Gabby Starkey scored six goals last Friday to lead the St. Mark’s Varsity girl’s lacrosse team to a 16-4 win over Milton Academy, earning their 10th win of the season. Two days before, in a hard fought game against Thayer Academy, Starkey scored four goals. Starkey currently leads the Lions in goals on the season.

Highlights:
Varsity Baseball, 8-7 win over Thayer
JV Boys’ Crew, win over Nobles (5th and 6th boats)
JV Girls’ Crew, win over Nobles (5th, 6th, and 7th boats)
Varsity Girls’ Lacrosse, 16-4 win over Milton
JV Girls’ Lacrosse, 11-7 win over Milton
Varsity Girls’ Crew,
DuPont Cup Results: 1st boat: 2nd place; 2nd boat: 2nd place; 3rd boat: 4th place; 4th boat: 4th place; 5th boat: 4th place
Founder’s Regatta: 1st and 2nd boat: 5th place out of 18 schools; 3rd and 4th boat: 6th place out of 18 schools