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Shannon McCormac: The Goalie That Made School History

Shannon McCormac: The Goalie That Made School History

Maddy H. '21, Reporter

November 18, 2018


Filed under Sports, Student News

Shannon McCormac, junior, is the goalie on the varsity field hockey team. McCormac and her team made history when they made the championship for the first time. On Nov. 16, 2018, Padua’s field hockey team played against Cape Henlopen for the state championship. McCormac was “extremely nervous” for the...

Freshmen KILLING it on Varsity Volleyball

Freshmen KILLING it on Varsity Volleyball

Kylie M. '22, Reporter

November 3, 2018


Filed under People, Sports, Top Stories

Audrey Lyons and Peyton Sullivan are a big hit this year on Padua’s volleyball team. As freshmen, the two girls are the youngest on the varsity volleyball team. With a nearly undefeated record, the girls’ contribution makes it clear that they deserve to play at the varsity level. Audrey Lyons, a...

Sara Spoltore: A Dancer with Spirit

Sara Spoltore: A Dancer with Spirit

Emily M., Reporter

October 17, 2018


Filed under People, Sports

Say hello to Sara Spoltore, a freshman on the talented dance team, as she pops and locks her way to success. She began taking dance lessons at the YMCA at only two years old, joined a studio at age eight, and participated in competitions starting at age ten. Sara’s parents introduced her to the sport, an...

Athlete Profile: Olivia Sheetz

Athlete Profile: Olivia Sheetz

Mackenzie S. '22, Reporter

October 11, 2018


Filed under Sports

Name: Olivia Sheets Team: JV Cross Country When did you start running cross country: Olivia's First year running cross country was in 7th grade at St. Ann’s school. Do you plan to play in college: No, because she wants to be a nurse and it would take up a lot of time to do both. And Olivia wants...

Members of the Padua Dance Team Share Their Experiences

Members of the Padua Dance Team Share Their Experiences

Stella W. '19, Editor-in-Chief

October 9, 2018


Filed under People, Sports, Student News

Every Padua student who’s seen a pep rally knows that the dance team performs fantastically coordinated numbers—but do we know how much work and dedication goes behind the scenes? What motivated them to start dancing? “I was a really shy child and hated sports, so my mom threw me in ballet,...

Katelyn Ham ‘19

Katelyn Ham ‘19

Olive D. '19, Editor

September 27, 2018


Filed under Sports

Team: Volleyball (Varsity) Position: Defensive Specialist Number: #5 When did you start playing this sport and do you plan to play in college? Katelyn Ham has being playing volleyball since she was in the third grade but doesn’t plan to continue in college. Why did you star...

Katherine Hally ‘19

Katherine Hally ‘19

Olive D. '19, Editor

September 27, 2018


Filed under Sports

Team: Cross Country (Varsity) When did you start playing this sport and do you plan to play in college? Katie Hally started running in 6th grade and didn’t always start out as the cross country runner she is today. She started off doing more sprints but now enjoys and finds herself better...

Summer Gearhart ‘20

Summer Gearhart ‘20

Olive D. '19, Editor

September 27, 2018


Filed under Sports

Team: Varsity Field Hockey Position: Forward Number: #11 When did you start playing this sport and do you plan to play in college? Summer has been playing field hockey since freshman year and while she loves the sport she doesn’t plan to continue playing in college, she enjoys j...

Brooke Burns ‘21

Brooke Burns ‘21

Olive D. '19, Editor

September 27, 2018


Filed under Sports

Team: Dance Team When did you start playing this sport and do you want to continue in college? Brooke started dancing when she was only three years old and she has been doing it all her life. Although she is only a sophomore she knows that she wants to focus on school her first year in co...

Fall Athlete Profiles

Fall Athlete Profiles

Olive D. '19, Editor

September 27, 2018


Filed under Sports, Student News

A brief look at some of the fall athletes from Media Day.

Padua vs. Archmere Field Hockey Big Win

Padua vs. Archmere Field Hockey Big Win

Maddy H. '21, Writer

September 25, 2018


Filed under Sports

  At the first game of the season, Padua’s field hockey team won against Archmere 1-0 at Forbes Field on September 20. Starting goalies were Shannon McCormac ‘20 from Padua and Maura Smeader ‘21 from Archmere. Starting the game, Archmere came out strong from the tip off, pressuring Padua ...

Soccer Senior Night

Soccer Senior Night

CM2, Photographer - Sophia Marini

May 21, 2018


Filed under Photo Gallery, Sports, Top Stories

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