Archive for 'Hockey'

T.C. Williams field hockey lives up to their top billing with dream postseason run

T.C. Williams field hockey lives up to their top billing with dream postseason run

By Chris Teale (Photo/Chris Teale) The dream run through the postseason continued Tuesday night for the No. 1 seeded T.C. Williams field hockey team, which beat Fairfax 1-0 at Minnie Howard in the 6A North regional [...]

St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes field hockey prepares for postseason defense of ISL crown

St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes field hockey prepares for postseason defense of ISL crown

By Chris Teale (Photo/Chris Teale) As the final buzzer sounded at the end of overtime Monday afternoon, the St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes and Stone Ridge field hockey teams retreated to the sideline following a gripping [...]

Episcopal field hockey regroup after tough loss at St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes

Episcopal field hockey regroup after tough loss at St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes

By Chris Teale (Photo/Chris Teale) On October 9, despite the confidence of a four-game winning streak, the Episcopal field hockey team’s bubble appeared to burst with a 6-1 loss away against local rivals St. Stephen’s and [...]

Bishop Ireton field hockey battle hard near top of WCAC

Bishop Ireton field hockey battle hard near top of WCAC

By Chris Teale (Photo/Chris Teale) The Washington Catholic Athletic Conference is packed with strong field hockey teams of similar ability and skill, and that strength was apparent Monday afternoon as Bishop Ireton and Holy Cross played [...]

T.C. Williams field hockey looks to stay focused in midst of hot streak

T.C. Williams field hockey looks to stay focused in midst of hot streak

By Chris Teale (Photo/Chris Teale) For all their dominance Monday night at home against Annandale, the T.C. Williams field hockey team was only ahead 1-0 at halftime on a goal from senior forward Mimi Hyre, and [...]

Saints hockey emphasizes high standards amidst season of success

Saints hockey emphasizes high standards amidst season of success

By Chris Teale (Photo/Chris Teale) On the left wing and defense, the senior captain of the St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes hockey team, William “Drew” Butler, dreams of attending either Brown University or the University of [...]

Bishop Ireton hockey team look ahead to resurgence

Bishop Ireton hockey team look ahead to resurgence

By Chris Teale (Courtesy photo) Generally, high school sports teams are coached by teachers at the school. Not so for the Bishop Ireton ice hockey team. Instead, their head coach is a tax lawyer, a Smithsonian [...]

Saints secure first win

Saints secure first win

The St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes hockey squad got a much-needed win on a big stage earlier this month, beating St. John’s College High during a showdown at the Verizon Center. Hitting the ice following a [...]

Cardinals slip against Knights

Cardinals slip against Knights

The Bishop Ireton Cardinals saw the Bishop O’Connell Knights snatch victory out of their hands Friday despite a valiant effort at a comeback victory. Down by three goals before the end of the first period, the [...]

Saints bow out of state tourney

Winning the Independent Schools League title will serve as the high water mark for the 2011 St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes Saints after they fell to Trinity Episcopal in the opening round of the state tournament [...]