Fall Sports Wrap-up

By Joe Uglietto ’11

The Governor’s Academy recently closed out the 2010 fall season and presented team awards for exemplary performances during the year. A recap of each team’s record and award winners is included below:

 Football (4-4)

The varsity football team had a great season led by captains Clark McMahon ‘11, James Gomes ‘11, Gianni Frattaroli ‘11, and John Durkin ‘11. They played several great contests against tough opponents and their losses were all close, exciting games.  The Governors had big wins over Thayer, St. Mark’s, Brooks, and Milton. They return many starters next year and are losing only seven seniors. 

MVP: John Durkin ‘11
Coaches Award: AJ Enchill ‘12
4 Year Letter Winner: Gianni Frattaroli ‘11

John Durkin ‘11
Gianni Frattaroli ‘11
Eli Morrissey ‘13
Ryan Macri ‘13

All-ISL Honorable Mention:
Joe Uglietto ‘11
Sam Davis ‘12
Todd Moores ‘12
Kirk Ryder ‘12

Boys Soccer (0-14-1)

The boys vasity soccer team had a tough season this year with a young line-up. The highlight of the season was a 1-1 tie against a very strong Milton team. They return skilled players and we wish them luck next season.

MVP: Nick Baxter ‘12, Cort Wadman ‘11
Navins Trophy: Reed Kennedy ‘11

Senior All-Star Game: Cort Wadman ‘11

All-ISL Honorable Mention:
Cort Wadman ‘11
Greg Conrad ‘12

Girls Soccer (5-5-5)

The girl’s soccer squad had a strong season finishing 5-5-5. They made the New England Tournament and fought hard but lost a tough 4-2 game against Wilbraham and Monson Academy. They return a host of players next year and expect to continue the strong winning tradition of Governor’s girl’s soccer.

MVP: Ashley Blanks ‘11
Coaches Award: Sarah Weichselbaum ‘11

All ISL:
Ashley Blanks ‘11

All-ISL Honorable Mention:
Siobhan McDonough ‘13
Taylor York ‘11

Boys Cross Country (6-10)

The boys cross country team finished with a record of 6-10. They were a very young team this year and finishing 6th of 14 at the New England Championships was a great way to finish the season. The team also finished 10th of 16 at the ISL Championship.  They will be stronger than ever next year.

MVP: Grant O’Brien ’12 and Bobby Haran ‘11
Captains:  Grant O’Brien ’12 and Cole Forbes ‘11

Girls Cross Country (7-7)

The girls cross country team finished the season with a 7-7 record. They finished 8th of 13 at the ISL Championships and 5th of 13 at the New England Championships. Senior Alanna McDonough paced the team all season and was voted All New England.

MVP: Alanna McDonough ‘11
Coaches Award:  Kelly Callahan ‘13
4 Year Letter Winner: Kayla Jenson ‘11

Alanna McDonough ‘11

All-New England:
Alanna McDonough ‘11

ISL All-Star:
Alanna McDonough

Field Hockey (6-9-1)

The girls field hockey team finished with a record of 6-9-1 this season. With many seniors leading the way they had big wins against Andover, St. George’s and Brooks. The team graduated five seniors who won letters for four straight years, but underclassmen gained valuable playing time and will be prepared to lead the team next season.

MVP: Kate Leary ‘11
Coaches Award: Hannah Rochman ‘11
4 Year Letter Winners:
Jill Conway ‘11
Konnar Johnson ‘11
Kate Leary ‘11
Hannah Rochman ‘11
Chrissy Toomey ‘11

All-ISL: Jill Conway ‘11

All-ISL Honorable Mention:
Kate Leary ‘11
Chrissy Toomey ‘11


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