News Category: Athletics

Middlesex Athletic Trainers Honored

Middlesex School is the recipient of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association Safe Sports School award for its Athletic Training Staff; Laura Darby McNally & Tory Sowizral. The award champions safety and recognizes secondary schools that provide safe environments for student athletes. The award reinforces the importance of providing the best level of care, injury prevention and treatment. “Middlesex School is…

Middlesex Athletics Completes Banner Week

The final week of the regular season was marked by overwhelming success for the Middlesex athletics program, with our fall sports teams accumulating an ISL Championship, a New England Championship, multiple playoff berths, and a varsity sweep over rival St. George’s. The momentum all started with Varsity Volleyball, who clinched a share of the ISL Championship on November 4th with…

Alumni, Parents, and Faculty Gather for Annual Kingman Cup

The calendar said late September, but the weather was sultry and summer-like for the 2017 Kingman Cup at the Concord Country Club on September 25. A spirited group of over 75 alumni, parents, faculty, and friends of Middlesex came together to enjoy and afternoon of golf and tennis while honoring the memory of Brad Kingman, who served the School for…

Track & Field Thrives at NEPSTA Division III Championships

Middlesex Girls’ Track & Field placed 2nd out of 24 teams at the NEPSTA Division III Championships last weekend. Their second consecutive 2nd-place honors came from a true team showing, with nine athletes scoring points and contributing to the team score.  Middlesex athletes boasted scoring places in the sprints, hurdles, mid-distance races, jumps, and throws. Senior captains Ari Odom and Eliza…

Hunt ’17 Receives National Wrestling Hall of Fame Award for Excellence

On May 3, the National Wrestling Hall of Fame recognized Naomi Hunt ’17 as the recipient of the Massachusetts State Chapter Award for the Tricia Saunders High School Excellence Award. First presented in 2014, the TSHSEA is named for Tricia Saunders, a four-time World Champion and women’s wrestling pioneer. Saunders was the first woman to be inducted as a distinguished member of…

Wounded Warriors Sled Hockey Team to Compete at Middlesex

On Saturday, February 25th at 6pm, the 10th Mountain Division Wounded Warriors Sled Hockey Team will take to the ice in a friendly game against the adult members of the Middlesex community. They will also play a team of Middlesex students on Sunday, February 26th at 1pm.  Lead by head coach Mark McKenna, the 10th Mountain Division hails from Fort…

The Risky Business of APEDs

Whether striving for increased strength and speed, or seeking physical perfection, many people today turn to appearance and performance enhancing drugs (APEDs) that claim to promise quick results. To better inform everyone at Middlesex about the health risks involved with taking APEDs, Head Athletic Trainer Laura Darby McNally ’80 invited Brian Parker of the Taylor Hooton Foundation to speak at…

Super Bowl Sunday Surprise!

On Sunday night an energetic crowd of Middlesex students packed into Stufac to watch the Super Bowl and snack on a mountain of football-themed treats. Spirits were already high as students enjoyed the epic, back-and-forth game, but the atmosphere reached a fever pitch when our students watched this special mid-game announcement:   The “free day” is this year’s “February Surprise,”…

Super Bowl Sunday Surprise!

On Sunday night an energetic crowd of Middlesex students packed into Stufac to watch the Super Bowl and snack on a mountain of football-themed treats. Spirits were already high as students enjoyed the epic, back-and-forth game, but the atmosphere reached a fever pitch when our students watched this special mid-game announcement:   The “free day” is this year’s “February Surprise,”…