Boys Varsity Hockey Alums in the ECAC
Written by John Abraham Three former Big Green hockey players have made a name for themselves in one of college hockey’s most competitive leagues, the East Coast Athletic Conference (ECAC). Ben Masella ‘12 is currently in his senior season and is serving as an Assistant Captain at St. Lawrence...
Shenae Lundberg ‘11: Deerfield Hockey Alum Playing in First Professional Hockey League for Women
Written by John Abraham Former Deerfield hockey goalie Shenae Lundberg ‘11 continues to shine between the pipes as a member of the Connecticut Whale, one of four teams that make up the National Women’s Hockey League (NWHL). The NWHL is the first professional hockey league for women to pay...
Collegiate Swimmers Make a Splash
Written by John Abraham Jenner McLeod ’13 and Liza Bragg ’13 are both in the midst of their senior swimming seasons at their respective colleges. After enjoying stellar high school careers in which both set numerous Deerfield Academy individual and relay records in the Koch natatorium, the two women...
Alumni Hockey Event Celebrated the Lifetime of the Barn
This weekend over 70 Deerfield hockey alumni and alumnae gathered on campus to watch this year’s Deerfield teams in action and celebrate the lifetime of the iconic and beloved “Barn” hockey arena. Alumni laced up their skates and hopped on the ice one last time to participate in a...
Katie Guay ’01: Division I Men’s Hockey Referee
Written by John Abraham Katie Guay ’01, a stand out four-sport (hockey, soccer, lacrosse and softball) athlete while a student at Deerfield was featured in the Providence Journal for being “the first woman to referee Division I hockey games on a regular basis.” What is most impressive about this...
Deerfield Alums Reunite at Division I Swimming Meet
Former Deerfield swimmers, Miles Smachlo ’16 and Matt Hrabchak ’15, reunited at the University of Georgia Swimming & Diving Fall Invitational meet last Saturday, 12/3. Smachlo is in his first year on the University of Michigan Swimming and Diving team while, Matt enters his second season for the University...
CHOATE DAY! Live Stream Links
On Saturday, 11/12 Deerfield players, coaches, parents, alums, and fans will travel to Wallingford, CT for the annual Choate Day athletic contests. Here is tomorrow’s contest line up; 10:00 am – Girls Varsity Volleyball 10:00 am – Girls JV Volleyball 10:00 am – Girls 3rd Volleyball 10:30 am –...
Boston College Article on Sophomore Field Hockey Player Lucy Lytle ’15
Boston College Athletics published a great article titled, The One Your Never Saw Coming, on Deerfield’s Lucy Lytle ’15 and her breakout sophomore season for the Eagles. To read the article click here. Go Big Green!
Big Green Alumni Update- Mettler Growney ’13
Former Deerfield student Mettler Growney (DA ’13) is off to a strong start in her final season with the Bowdoin Polar Bears’ Field Hockey team. Last week, Mettler scored four goals and assisted on another in three games which included a hat trick against Southern Maine on Monday and...
Sarah Groff True ’99 Competes in Rio Olympics
Sarah Groff True ’99 will represent the United States at the 31st Olympiad in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in the women’s triathlon on August 20 at 10:00 am EST at Copacabana Beach. This is Sarah’s second Olympic appearance. In 2012, she finished in fourth place and missed the bronze...