May 17, 2021

State Track and Field Meet

State Track and Field Meet

 

The varsity MPC track and field team finished off an amazing year at the three-day State track meet. Overall, the team qualified 25 athletes in 20 different events. The girls track team placed fifth overall. 

Senior A. Johnson jumped her personal best in the high jump, placing sixth overall in the state.

N. Stith competed in both the long jump and triple jump, placing eighth in the triple and third in the long, scoring big points for the team.

J. Hamiel decided Thursday was a great day to personal record, jumping over a foot longer than she ever has in the triple. She not only beat her school record, but also placed third overall.She also took third overall in the 100 hurdles and is the State runner-uUp in the 300 hurdles, breaking her own school record.

The 4x800 team of P. Shoch, R. Davis, C. Smith, and S. Cary ran strong to beat their own school record and break 11 minutes.

The boys 4x100 team of R. Adams, C. Hewling, M. Lott, and T. Johnson again broke their school record and placed third overall, 15-hundredths off first place!

The girls team, led bysSenior H. Abernathy, also placed third overall, with freshman phenoms M. Perry, S. Neal, and A. Stubbs.

R. Adams was not done for the day, placing an impressive fourth in the 100m and becoming State runner-up in the 200m!

In a field of juniors and seniors, freshman M. Perry placed an astonishing fourth in the 200m. 

To cap off a great season, the 4x400 team of M. Perry, B. McLean, M. Westbrook, M. Voss, and J. Hamiel made a big run to State, finishing the year with a new school record and an overall third place finish. Way to go, Eagles!


Announcements

July 12 - Lower School New Family Zoom Meeting, 7:00 p.m.

July 14 - Lower School New Family Game Night, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

July 14 - Preschool/TK New Family Popsicles and Play Night, 6:30-7:15 p.m.

Sewell Cottage

July 14 - Preschool/TK New Family Popsicles and Play Night, 6:30-7:15 p.m.

Sewell Cottage

July 18 - Preschool/TK New and Returning Families Zoom Meeting, 7:00 p.m.

July 26-27 - High School Parking Assignments

July 30 - Senior Spots Painting Day

August 1 - PMI UP, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

New Student Orientation, Grades 10-12
Murray Innovation Center, Graham Commons

August 1 - PMI UP, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

New Student Orientation, Grades 10-12
Murray Innovation Center, Graham Commons

August 5 - K-Day, Lower School 101, Middle School 101, High School 101

August 5 - High School Social, 5:00-6:00 p.m.

Dozier Circle

August 5 - High School Social, 5:00-6:00 p.m.

Dozier Circle

August 8 - Preschool/TK Meet and Greet, 1:00-3:00 p.m.

Sewell Cottage

August 8 - Preschool/TK Meet and Greet, 1:00-3:00 p.m.

Sewell Cottage

August 9 - Back-2-School Night, 3:30-6:30 p.m.

August 11 - First Day of School, 7:50 a.m.

August 15 - Preschool/TK and Lower School Parent Orientation, 5:30 p.m.

August 16-17 - Picture Day

August 16 - High School Parent Orientation, 6:00 p.m.

August 18 - Middle School Parent Orientation, 6:00 p.m.

August 19 - Middle School Spiritual Emphasis House Day

August 22-23 - Lower School CoGAT Testing

August 29-September 1 - MAP Growth Testing

Lower and Middle School Students

August 29-September 1 - MAP Growth Testing

Lower and Middle School Students

August 29 - Ask the Experts, 6:00 p.m.

Visit with college representatives

August 29 - Ask the Experts, 6:00 p.m.

Visit with college representatives

August 30 - Picture Make-up Day

September 5 - Labor Day Holiday, No School

September 6/7-9 - High School Retreat

September 22-23 - Parent-Teacher Conference Days, Grades PK-8

Students in grades PK-8 do not attend classes. High school students DO attend classes.

September 22-23 - Parent-Teacher Conference Days, Grades PK-8

Students in grades PK-8 do not attend classes. High school students DO attend classes.

September 26-27 - Fall Break, No School

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