Athletic News Update: December 13, 2019
It has been an excellent start for our winter athletic programs.
The boys and girls swim teams started us off in impressive fashions as the boys’ team defeated Salisbury by a score of 123-34 and the girls also won by a 117-53 margin. Both teams followed their victories with another win against Schuylkill Haven. They will look to build on these good performances as they travel to Tamaqua on Saturday. Congratulations goes to McKayla Blazure as she was selected as the Coordinated Health Athlete of the Week!
The boys and girls basketball teams competed in the John Donmoyer Memorial Classic last weekend and both came of away with two victories. The boys defeated Lincoln Leadership Academy and Pen Argyl. The girls won vs. Wilson and Pen Argyl. The girls continued their hot start with midweek victories against Northern Lehigh and Palisades. The girls’ team record now stands at 4-0. The boys’ team finished the week 1-1 as they lost their first game of the season on the road to Palisades. The boys’ team is currently 3-1.
Congratulations to Marian Falzone '22, who was selected as the Morning Call Girls' Basketball Player of the Week, and Abe Atiyeh '20, who was selected as the Morning Call Boys' Basketball Player of the Week!
Last weekend, we also celebrated our three newest Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees, Andrew "Drew Balshi '05, Debbie Bross, and Maureen Mahlman '96. The Moravian Academy Athletic Hall of Fame was created in 2015 to honor exemplary student-athletes at the Academy. The Moravian Academy Athletic Hall of Fame honors past student-athletes, teams, coaches, faculty, staff, and friends who have brought distinction through athletics to Moravian Academy and themselves. Learn more about our 2019 inductees.
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