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Ice Hockey Defeats St. Joe's Prep, 5-1; Advances to Monday's Final vs. LaSalle

The Ice Hockey Team defeated St. Joe's Prep, 5-1, in the Flyers Cup Semifinals on March 16th.  Tom McNulty (2), Jack Smiley, Alex D'Angelo and Luke Aquaro (1g, 2 Assts) led the team in scoring and Tristan Devine was outstanding in goal, making several acrobatic saves throughout the game.  The team will take on LaSalle on Monday, March 20th at 7:00pm at Hatfield Ice.  Tickets are $5.  Get there early.  Good luck to Coach Gump Whiteside and the team in this most important game of the season!

Swimming Breaks Two Records; Andrew Iannacone '19 and the 200 Medley Relay are headed to the PIAA State Championships on March 16th and 17th at Bucknell University!


Congratulations to the swim team, who competed in the PIAA District One Championships on March 2nd and 3rd at LaSalle University. HGP finished 4th overall with a total of 237 points, missing third place by 2.5 points.  The team brought home 21 medals and broke two school records. The following is the summary of the successes achieved by our team:


The 200 Freestyle Relay team of Bobby McLoughlin, Zach Geiser, Matt Doucette and Erik Fenstermaker broke the old school record of 1:34.52 with a time of 1:33.89.  Andrew Iannacone won the 100 Breaststroke and set a new school record time of 1:00.76! (Previously 1:01.43). UPDATE!  Congratulations to the 200 Medley Relay, who won their heat and placed 15th overall, which qualifies for the PIAA All-State Swimming Team!  !  

Other 2017 District Championship Highlights
200 Medley Relay - 2nd place - 1:41.74 - R.McLoughlin, A. Iannacone, M. Doucette, E. Fenstermaker (PIAA State Qualifier)
200 Freestyle - 13th place - Walter Marcinkowski - 2:00.82, Erik Fenstermaker - 11th place - 1:25.15, Robert McLoughlin - 7th place -1:53.41
200 IM - 15th place - Liam Farrell - 2:25.70, Andrew Iannacone - 7th place - 2:09.68
50 Freestyle - 12th place - Liam Farrell - 25.75, Zach Geiser - 6th place - 24.14
100 Butterfly - 6th place - Zach Geiser - 59.87, Matt Doucette - 5th place - 57.47
200 Freestyle Relay - 4th place - R. McLoughlin, Z. Geiser, M. Doucette, E. Fenstermaker 1:33.89 New School Record
100 Freestyle - 8th place - Erik Fenstermaker - 52.04, Robert McLoughlin - 5th place - 50.59
500 Freestyle - 15th place - Nicholas Polidoro - 5:38.66, Walter Marcinkowski - 13th place - 5:37.36
100 Breaststroke - 6th place - Matthew Doucette - 1:06.60, 1st place - Andrew Iannacone - 1:00.76 New School Record (PIAA State Qualifier)
400 Freestyle Relay - 5th place - Z. Geiser, L. Farrell, N. Polidoro, W. Marcinkowski - 3:41.63
Grade School Basketball Clinic
!!DATE CHANGE FOR 5th CLINIC!!  The March 20th Clinic has been moved to Tuesday, March 21st. All are welcome.  The Grade School Basketball Clinic dates for this spring are now posted!  The clinic is available for all grade school girls and boys, grades 3-8.  View the clinic information HERE.  Register HERE.  Contact Jim Stewart at jstewart@holyghostprep.org if you have any questions.
Immediate Opening for Outdoor Track and Field Coach

Due to health reasons, Coach Mike Meistering is taking a step back to an assistant's role for outdoor track and field.  Coach Meistering will remain as head cross-country and indoor track & field coach.  We wish Coach Meistering the very best and are truly grateful for the high quality of coaching that he continues to provide for our student-athletes.  

HGP is seeking an head varsity outdoor track and field coach effective immediately.  Please visit our Employment Opportunities page to see the job description.

Hall of Fame Nominations for the Induction Class of 2018 are now being accepted!  If you would like to nominate someone for the HGP Athletic Hall of Fame, click HERE to complete the nomination form.  All submissions are due by Friday, May 5th.

College Camps Now Drive Recruiting

Click on this LINK to see the blog post by Recruit U CEO George White '79.  Click HERE to see the article.  Any students having aspirations of playing college sports should take a look.

HGP Coaching Opportunities: Visit our Employment Opportunities Page

Head Outdoor Track and Field Coach
Assistant Throws Coach: Indoor Track and Field and Outdoor Track and Field



Customized Blankets by Custom Made Comfort

Great gift idea!  Visit this LINK to see custom made blankets for fall sports.  Please contact Tony McBryan at tony@custommadecomfort.com if you have any questions.

 

Special thanks to RecruitU Founder and CEO, George White '79, who spoke to freshman, sophomore and junior students and parents on April 26th.  View the presentation here:

HGP College and Athletics Admissions Night a Great Success!

Thanks to nearly 75 parents, coaches and students who attended our inaugural College Information Night for student athletes.  Our panelists were very informative and realistic about the college application and recruiting process. View the presentation HERE.



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Six HGP artists will have their work displayed at the 22nd Annual Bucks County High School Art Exhibit from March 25 through April 5.
Mark Kuhn, John Halko and Michael Courtney, three 2008 HGP grads who started Oat Foundry together, made Drexel University's list of 40 people to watch under the age of 40.

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