Athletic News

REWIND: Game of the Week: Varsity Volleyball defeats Choate, 3-2 on Choate Day 2019!

Carly Barbato – April 2, 2020

Varsity volleyball defeated rival Choate Rosemary Hall 3-2 on Choate Day 2019! With the win, the varsity volleyball team extended their current win streak to five-games and improved their overall regular season record to 13-5-0. The Big Green secured the #5 seed in the 2019 NEPSAC Girls Volleyball Championships Class A bracket. In the opening quarterfinal match-up on Wednesday, 11/13/19, the Big Green defeated #4 seeded Andover on the road in five sets: 21-25, 25-19, 25-22, 13-25, 15-5. Advancing to the semifinals, the Big Green fell to the #1 ranked and eventual 2019 NEPSAC champions, Phillips Exeter.

At the conclusion of the season, the varsity volleyball team posted a 14-6-0 record. The 2019 team etched their names in the Deerfield record books with their 14 win season, marking the first time since 2007 that the varsity volleyball team posted a 14 win season. In 2007, the team went 14-3 and advanced to the NEPSAC Championship semifinals. The 2007 fall season also marked the last time that the volleyball team defeated Choate, 3-1! Lots of history made by this year’s girls varsity volleyball team and their coaches!

Enjoy reliving the Big Green win over Choate and unmatched school spirit, by watching the game vs. Choate (please, this is downloadable link that will expire in two weeks from being posted).

Go Big Green!