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Powerful Player: Emily Jarome

Rachel B. '18, Writer

October 19, 2015


Filed under People, Sports

   Emily Jarome is a well known volleyball player in the state of Delaware. She played on Holy Angels’ CYO team from fifth grade to seventh grade, then on Sanford School’s high school varsity team in eighth grade. Emily came to Padua because of “Padua’s previous volleyball records” and has b...

The Life of a Student Athlete at Padua

The Life of a Student Athlete at Padua

Grace C. '18, Writer

October 16, 2015


Filed under Sports

Student athletes at Padua deal with some of the highest expectations among their peers. Protein shakes, lifting weights, and personal trainers are the highlight of many student athlete's days. Due to the fact that many of these dedicated athletes play their sport with hopes to make it big in college...

Spirit Assembly Photo Gallery

Spirit Assembly Photo Gallery

Grace C. '18, Photographer

October 7, 2015


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Padua Volleyball: Starting Off Strong

Padua Volleyball: Starting Off Strong

Cassidy M. '19, Writer

September 15, 2015


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Padua Pandas and the Concord Raiders faced off on Friday, September 11th at the Padua home court. This highly anticipated season-opener occurred almost a month after tryouts. Although the team of twelve felt some expected first game jitters, co-captain and senior Megan Barnett stated before the game,...

Lacrosse Wrap-Up

Lacrosse Wrap-Up

Emily B., Reporter

May 26, 2015


Filed under Sports

As the school year comes to a close, so do spring sports, like lacrosse. This was only the second year Padua has had a lacrosse program and it was the first year that lacrosse had a Varsity team. The Padua lacrosse team had a good season, but, unfortunately, they did not make it into playoffs. The lacrosse...

Rowing to Nationals

Rowing to Nationals

Maria D., Reporter

May 26, 2015


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Padua offers a host of terrific spring sports. One of these is crew. Many Padua girls row for Newport Rowing Club, one of several rowing clubs in Wilmington. Freshman Becca Miller was a novice this year. She said that, despite the fact that it was her first year, she had a great time and learned a...

T is for Team… and Also Tennis

T is for Team… and Also Tennis

Emily R., Reporter

May 26, 2015


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Tennis season is coming to an end for Padua students, and it’s been a pretty great season. The first win for our Padua tennis team was their third match at Greenbank Courts against McKean High School. The team played home and won 4-1. They also won against Dickinson High School on May 7. The score...

Padua Soccer Team Wraps Up Phenomenal Season

Padua Soccer Team Wraps Up Phenomenal Season

Kathleen M., Reporter

May 26, 2015


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The school year is coming to a close, and so is the soccer season for members of Padua’s soccer team. The girls finished up their final season game against St. Mark's High School on Wednesday, May 13th with wins for both the Varsity and Junior Varsity teams. The games were held at Baynard Stadium,...

New Castle County Track and Field Championships

New Castle County Track and Field Championships

Erin S., Editor

May 14, 2015


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Last Saturday and Sunday, the Padua Academy Track and Field team competed at Baynard Stadium for the 2015 New Castle County Championships. Friday began with Girls’ Shot Put Throw at 2:30PM, where Padua Senior Teresa Highberger won (34-9). The running events for Padua began at 4:30PM as Sophomore Taliah...

Padua Soccer Takes on Yoga

Padua Soccer Takes on Yoga

Kathleen M., Reporter

May 1, 2015


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The practice of yoga is known to improve flexibility, relieve stress, and improve mental focus and strength. On Friday, April 25, Padua’s soccer team took a new and different approach to the traditional practice of yoga though. Hoping to improve flexibility, strength, and breathing capacity, the team...

Lacrosse Season Update

Lacrosse Season Update

Maddie M., Reporter

April 19, 2015


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The lacrosse season has been off to an optimistic start. Freshman Sarah Kunkle comments on how the team is doing, “As a whole, our team has developed communication and teamwork skills throughout the season, letting us play really well together.” The girls have been pushing hard, despite their cancelled...

Padua Soccer Team Holds Tryouts After a Long Week of Snow

Padua Soccer Team Holds Tryouts After a Long Week of Snow

Kathleen M., Reporter

March 24, 2015


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

On Wednesday, March 4, the Padua Academy soccer team made their way to the gym at St. Anthony’s to begin their tryouts after two days of bad weather and cancellation. Unfortunately, the team was not able to train for the next two days due to another snow storm which brought up to 9 inches into some...

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