Over 60 volunteers from Sacred Heart Greenwich spent time with people in need at four New York sites this past weekend for the school’s second annual Day of Service. The volunteer groups of parents, students, members of the board of trustees and alumnae went to Port Chester and Rye Brook charitable organizations and out on the streets in New York City.
It was a historic fall for Sacred Heart athletics! In sum, we won the Class A New England Championship in Field Hockey, two teams qualified for NEPSAC post-season tournaments (Volleyball and Field Hockey), had two FAA Regular Season Champions (Soccer and Field Hockey), strong finishes and racing across the board, four undefeated middle school teams, and individual improvement and development from all our student-athletes.
Sacred Heart Greenwich’s 2019 field hockey team will long be remembered by the school as the squad that made program history. Years from now, Sacred Heart alumnae will look back on the 2019 team that accomplished a first — capturing a long-awaited title. Scoring two-second half goals, top-seeded Sacred Heart Greenwich put the finishing touch on a brilliant season by winning the NEPSAC Class A Tournament with a dramatic 2-1 victory over third-seeded Tabor Academy in Sunday’s championship game at The Rivers School. The triumph gave the Tigers their first NEPSAC championship trophy.
The Sacred Heart Greenwich field hockey team is one win away from attaining its ultimate goal. The top-seeded Tigers advanced to the championship game of the NEPSAC Class A Tournament with a 3-1 win over fourth-seeded Westminster School.
For the nearly 500 girls in the Greenwich area who are passionate about soccer, Saturday was a very special day. United States Women’s National Team standout Megan Rapinoe, who took home the gold during this past summer’s FIFA World Cup tournament, took her clinic to the turf at Sacred Heart Greenwich, inspiring young athletes and teaching them about soccer, determination and life.