The Middle School Cross Country Runners visited the scenic Strawberry Marsh for a track meet. Eric Paul continues his strong season finishing 4th and now sits in 2nd place in the standings for Grade 6 boys.Sage Simon finished 6th amongst Grade 6 girls, while Janessa Francis was 8th. Savannah Simon was 11th and and Kelsey Tenass came home in 13th. Great work boys and girls.
Last Tuesday evening the Eel Ground Eagles Elementary Soccer team travelled to Douglastown to battle Gretna Green. The Eagles lost a close, high scoring affair, dropping an 8-5 decision. Preston Francis had a hat trick and Rodney Hanifan and Cameron Ward had singles for Eel Ground. Rodney Hanifan and Kohen Simonson shared goaltending duties.
On Wednesday, October 1st the Cross Country teams were in competition. The Elementary Runners were at Croft while the Middle School Runners were in Nelson. In the Elementary heats, Mariah Ward placed 2nd in her division while Kohen Simonson placed 9th. Middle School action saw Eric Paul place 2nd amongst Grade 6 boys, while Sage Simon, Savannah Simon, Janessa Francis and Kelsey Tenass all placed in the top 11 finishers. Outstanding effort by all the runners this week!
The Eel Ground Eagles were in Blackville on Tuesday for an Elementary Soccer matchup. The Eagles started strong in this contest but had a difficult second half. Blackville scored some highlight reel goals and ultimately came out on top by a 9-3 score. Piel Ward and Preston Francis split the duties in nets for Eel Ground and they both did a great job. Marcus Martin scored two goals for the Eagles with Rodney Hanifan adding the third goal.
Our school soccer team played two games recently and put in a great effort. On Tuesday they travelled to Blackville and lost a tough one. Rodney hanifan scored the lone goal for Eel Ground. Ayden Augustine and Marcus Martin played well in net. Last Thursday they travelled to Croft Elementary and played a very strong Croft squad. They lost 5-0 but put in a great effort. Rodney Hanifan had a strong game in net while Kaitlyn Hamilton Ward, Mariah Ward and Cameron Ward all had a great game defensively.