April (2014)
4/13/2014
Fobbed!
March (2014)
February (2014)
2/13/2014
Head's Day
January (2014)
December (2013)
12/12/2013
Ed Industry
November (2013)
October (2013)
August (2013)
8/19/2013
August Podia
July (2013)
June (2013)
6/9/2013
Reunion 2013
May (2013)
April (2013)
4/6/2013
Bombs Away
March (2013)
February (2013)
January (2013)
1/27/2013
Big Chill
October (2012)
10/30/2012
Storm Drill
10/13/2012
Family Affairs
And We're Off!
9/11/2011
Wilderness Orientation is over, with groups (and individuals) describing very different experiences....all involving rain. Meanwhile, pre-season sports camps have completed a phenomenal week, with 130 athletes stretching, running or riding, working out, practicing specific plays and....most significantly....bonding as teams.

 
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f note is the fact that field hockey has twenty-two players in preseason--certainly a record!

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his equals the largest sports camp in history, and the word from coaches and athletes is that it was the best, too. 

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thletic Director Gregor Makechnie could not be happier with the tone, sportsmanship and team-building that has been established. "We may not be the biggest, fastest and strongest in every situation, but we're bringing the best we have to every situation, and that will translate into victories, both statistically and morally."

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unday afternoon, Orientation groups emerged from busses with wet, smelly bags after four days in the White Mountains. The weather may have been foul, but the human dynamic we seek is evident.

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n imported, mobile climbing wall-and bungie trampoline system-drew a crowd to the space outside Wise Center, where music blasted from loud speakers.

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Richard serves up sno-cones.

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Thaddeus Bicknell does a double on the bungee lift.

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Sports camps rule.
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Connor carries.
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Field hockey is looking good!
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Connor and Cort want to see this.
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Soccer huddle.
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Huddle.
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Ian's framed!
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One last taste of gorp......
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One last time.....
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Cola never tasted better.