Athletics News

Athletics News

Varsity Swim Team Nov 2019
  • Saints News

The Varsity Swim Team opened the 2019-2020 season at home on Thursday, Nov 14 against Cary Christian School and Grace Christian School. It was a perfect start to the season, the Saints defeating both opponents to begin a 2-0 record. Final scores of the meet were :

SMS 64 – CCS 21
SMS 63 – GCS 21

The Varsity Basketball team started out the season picking up two wins this week. The Saints traveled to Rocky Mount Academy on Tuesday to open up the season. Junior Paige Fisher had 23 points and 12 rebounds. Sibley Hash ('23) had 9 points and Eleanor Williams ('20) had 8 points and 8 rebounds, all adding up to the Saints winning with a final score of 55-38.

Varsity Tennis and Varsity Field Hockey off to the first round

The Varsity Tennis and Varsity Field Hockey teams are playing in the first round of the NCISAA tournament on Tuesday, Oct. 15. The teams have worked hard all season, leading to each qualifying to play for the State Title in their sport. If the teams win this first game, they will continue to round two of the Championship.

The Varsity Tennis team is traveling to #7 ranked Greensboro Day School on Tuesday, Oct. 15th for a 4pm match

The Varsity Field Hockey team is the #8 seed and will host Cape Fear Academy at HOME on Tuesday, Oct. 15th at 4:00pm.

Make sure to congratulate these athletes and wish them good luck in the tournament!!

JV Tennis finishes season undefeated!

The JV Tennis team finished their season on Oct. 10 with a 6-3 win over East Chapel Hill High School. This win finalized their season as an undefeated team!

The varsity tennis team had a close call today at North Raleigh Christian Academy. The team played great tennis and squeaked out a 5 to 4 win.

  • Cross Country News
  • Field Hockey News
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball News

The Saints were on the road yesterday for a haul to Chatham Hall. JV Tennis, JV Volleyball, Varsity Field Hockey, Varsity Cross Country, and Varsity Volleyball piled onto charter buses for the trip, hoping to show their skills in Virginia.

It was a very successful trip, as ALL teams came home victorious! The Saints showed strength and great teamwork, putting up some of the best scores of the season all around.

JV Tennis - 9-0 (W)
JV Volleyball - 2-2 (W)
Varsity Field Hockey - 3-0 (W)
Varsity Cross Country - 20-42 (W)
Varsity Volleyball - 3-1 (W)

  • Field Hockey News
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball News

The Saints had games against conference opponent Ravenscroft yesterday in multiple sports, played both at home, and away. The Saints were able to come away from the day with 3 outstanding wins!

Varsity Field Hockey - 2-1

Varsity Volleyball - 3-2

JV Tennis - 7-2

Abby Arens named All-American swimmer for achievements at State meet
  • Saints News

Abby Arens (’20) was recognized in assembly this week for her accomplishments at the State swim meet last year. The Senior swimmer has been named as a NISCA All-America swimmer in not only 1, but 2 individual events; the 200 IM and the 100 breaststroke.

  • Tennis

The Saints had a huge win yesterday against Wake Christian winning all courts in a 9-0 victory. In the 9 matches, the Saints gave up a total of seven games which is amazing for how long they were on the court. Coach Gina Minton said of the game, “This was a great win, and everybody played very well.”

  • Tennis

The varsity tennis team had yet another epic battle against Cary Christian yesterday. The match ended in almost the exact same way as last week; the two teams tied going into doubles, and the outcome of the game coming down to the final court.

Varsity Tennis Aug 29 Win
  • Tennis

Yesterday was a great match against Cary Christian Academy at home. The Saints started off the match winning the first singles with Caroline Lively putting up 6-0, 6-1.