ATHLETICS News

November 2021 Sports Recap

Cross Country

Running Bears are gearing up for their District and State Championship Meets. The District Meet will take place at 8:00 a.m. on October 21, at Norbuck Park in Dallas. 

October 2, Jesuit XC Classic Results:

Both Varsity (nine UA runners) and JV (43 runners) finished 8th out of 27 and 28 teams, respectively, most of which were big UIL schools.

Amanda Hogan '25 led Varsity with a 4th place finish, while Zoe Culak '24 led JV with a 16th place finish.

September 25, Mesquite XC Invite Results:

About 50 girls ran in the JV Division, and UA took the top nine spots! Since five runners score for each team, that resulted in a perfect score.

Highlights included Emma Smith’s '22 victorious return to racing after a knee injury, Campbell '25 and Reese '25 Worley working together and finishing strong for 2nd and 3rd places.

Golf 

Golfing Bears will compete in their first tournament of the season on October 5, at the LHS Farmers Fall Fest at Indian Creek Golf Course. 8:00 a.m. Tee Time.

Swim

Swimming Bears will compete in the Jesuit Relays in Garland on October 9, at 11:00 a.m.

First meet results vs. Bishop Lynch at the Kaycee Pool are as follows:

  • 50 Freestyle-2nd, 4th, 5th & 6th
  • 100 Freestyle-1st, 2nd, 6th
  • 100 Breaststroke-2nd & 3rd
  • 100 Backstroke-3rd, 4th, 7th, & 8th
  • 100 Butterfly-2nd, 3rd, & 4th
  • 200 Freestyle-1st, 4th, 5th & 6th
  • 200 IM-3rd & 4th
  • 200 Free Relay-2nd, 4th, 6th & 7th
  • 200 Medley Relay-2nd, 4th & 5th
  • 400 Free Relay-1st, 3rd & 5th
  • 500 Free-1st, 3rd, 4th & 5th

Volleyball

Varsity VolleyBears are currently 12-7 overall and 0-2 in a very tough district.

JV is currently 11-7 overall and 1-1 in district with a huge win in three games over Prestonwood Christian Academy last week. 

Freshman are 12-2 overall with a 2-0 district record with huge wins over Bishop Lynch and Prestonwood Christian Academy. They also placed 1st in the Mesquite ISD tournament in September.

Upcoming District Matches:

  • October 5 @ Trinity Christian Academy - JV at 5:00 p.m., Varsity at 6:00 p.m.
  • October 7 @ Parish Episcopal - JV at 5:00 p.m., Varsity at 6:00 p.m.
  • October 12 vs. John Paull II @ Ursuline - Freshman and JV at 5:00 p.m., Varsity at 6:00 p.m.

Go Bears!