Watch this video of the ACHS Cheer Squad receiving The American School Spirit Award. GO LIONS!!!!!
CONGRATS TO TRACK TEAM: Archbishop Carroll’s track team, lead by coaches Elana Gilmore and Trent Edgerton, competed in the Taco Bell Classic select meet in Columbia, South Carolina last weekend.The following students had top-25 finishes or personal bests at this highly competitive meet:
Men’s 4x800 Relay: Justin Atkins, Malik Landry, Will Clark, Emmanuel Babayemi: 29th, 8:53.07
Men’s 800: 15th, Justin Atkins, 2:00.62
Women’s Shot Put: Tahia Greenfield, 23’ 9”
Men’s Shot Put: Julian Nelson, 21st--46’ 3”
We also send best wishes to Donte Dobbins, who was injured at the meet but is recovering well.
MIGHTY FAST LIONS:
The Track Team did well for the first meet of the Outdoor season, this Saturday at the Puma Invitational at Wise High School. The Boys Distance Medley Relay: Emmanuel Babayemi(12) Will Clark(9) Ahmad Garcia(9) Nicholas Orji(10) placed 2nd. Sprinters Kesean Strong(10) and Kendall Leach(9) both advanced to the finals of the 100m dash placing 4th and 5th respectively. Amir Edgerton(11) advanced to the finals in the 110m hurdles finished 5th overall. The Girls had a great showing in all of their races. Noteworthy, Tianna Wood(11) and Briana Steptoe(10) ran their personal best in their races
Carroll Football Player Aaron Young '13 Signs to play at Old Dominion University.The deed is done and the papers inked. At the official signing on February 6, Aaron Young committed to taking his talent to Old Dominion next year. Aaron Young is also part of a great Carroll legacy his father is Aaron Young ’88.Check out all the details on Washington Post.
Did You Hear About Olivia Turner?
Senior Olivia Turner has been nominated to the McDonald’s All-American Games.She has been nominated by a local committee from among all girls’ basketball players, and is one of 400 nominees nationally.She will have the opportunity to be chosen as one of 24 female athletes to compete in a nationally televised game. Way to go, Olivia!
Congratulations to our ACHS Cheerleaders who are the overall top pick for The American School Spirit Award.
After reading and looking through all of the application books submitted, UCA has finally narrowed it down to the final programs. The overall top program selected, Archbishop Carroll High School Cheerleaders.
Award includes a partially paid trip to the National High School Cheerleading Championship (NHSCC) which is the most prestigious High School cheerleading championship in the country. The NHSCC is held at the Walt Disney World® Resort in Orlando, Florida, and nationally televised on ESPN and ESPN2 to over 100 million homes and 32 countries nationwide each year, a feature spot on ESPN, awards for Spring Banquet, a feature spot on Varsity.com and Varsity TV, gift Certificate for UCA camp and a feature in American Cheerleader Magazine.
Kiah Seymour '12 was named Gatorade State Girls Track & Field Athlete of the Year. CONGRATS KIAH!!!! Click here to read Kiah's athletic achievements.