Penguins Draft Sam Lafferty ’14
By BOB YORK – Sam Lafferty ’14 will never, ever forget Saturday, June 28, 2014. That’s the day a single phone call instantaneously turned two of his lifetime dreams into reality. On the other end of the conversation was Jason Botterill, the associate general manager of the Pittsburgh Penguins,...
By BOB YORK – “It’s a tough league,” is the way coach Genevieve Pitt described how Deerfield Academy spent the past winter grinding its way through the Division I ranks of New England Prep School Girls Hockey. “On any given night, any one team is more than capable of...
By BOB YORK – You may want to avoid mirrors and long memories, for this was a season best not revisited. It’s not that it was a bad season, because it wasn’t. In fact, due to its highly competitive nature, Big Green boys hockey coach Brendan Creagh described his...
Skating Off to College
by Bob York They won’t be needing a GPS to figure out where they’re going to college next year, nor will they have to endure the waiting game to solve the mystery of where they will be playing collegiate hockey. They already know. . . they knew before the...
Triple Crown Reunion
By BOB YORK – The walls of the Deerfield Academy athletic department’s Oval Office are adorned with photos showing the very best Big Green sports has to offer. One features a sprinter on the boys track team, depicting the speed of the sport. Another picture, that of girls crew,...
By BOB YORK– No offense to composer Cole Porter, but that famous refrain of “Bulldog, bulldog, bow, wow, wow,” which is the heart and soul of the school fight song he wrote while attending Yale University during the early 1900s, needs a little tweaking. After watching Yale feast on...
By BOB YORK– It’s highly doubtful anyone would be surprised to know that following its most recent census, the People’s Republic of China continues to be the most populous country in the world with a head count of 1.3 billion people. It may raise a few eyebrows, however, to...
Congratulations to Jamie Haddad ’12! On Sunday, April 1, she won her third gold medal at the US Nationals in ice hockey.
Boys Varsity Hockey 47th Annual Flood Marr Holiday Tournament
Boys Varsity Hockey 47th Annual Flood-Marr Holiday Tournament: December 16-18, 2011 Friday, December 169:00am vs. Milton Academy Roberts Rink, Milton Academy7:00pm vs. Kimball Union Roberts Rink, Milton Academy Saturday, December 171:00pm vs. Salisbury Flood Rink, Nobles and Greenough School Sunday, December 18Games TBA Roberts Rink, Milton Academy