MA placed 1st in the round robin JV Jamboree in San Francsico this week!! The team earned the #1 seed for the semifinals and defeated International High School 26-2. In the tournament finals, the Wildcats tied University High School 14-14, but by virture of the tie-breaker in the round robin the Cats took home 1st place!! Congratulations to coach Kent and the boys on a fantastic season!!
The MA JV Boys' Basketball team are champions of the Santa Rosa high school Frosh/Soph tournament! The team went 4-0, beating teams from Cloverdale, Healdsburg, Credo, and St. Vincent de Paul on their route to the title. Congrats to all the players and to coach Lloyd and coach Robinson!
The point guard earned Most Valuable Player honors at the Redwood Christian basketball tournament, scoring 17, 17 and 14 points in the three-game tournament. The Wildcats (3-1) earned their first three wins of the year when they beat More and Gateway before edging league rival Lick-Wilmerding 52-51 to claim the tournament title. Click here to read more!
The senior scored 28, 24 and 36 points in games against Drew, Sacred Heart, and St. Bernard’s, respectively, to help the Wildcats win the Marin Academy Basketball invitational. She made 21 of 26 free throws, including 14 of 15 in Saturday’s 63-54 win. Click Here to read more!
Nine students from 10th-12th grade, including captain Miya Schilz '20, Javi Esquivel '19, Nora Riedinger '19. Kathryn Whitten '20, Sofia Prieto '20, Luke Chase '20, Jessi Sohn '20, Madeleine Dawson '20, and Sophie Tran-Ryan '21 joined Sophomore Class Dean Jared Baird for the event, leaping off the ship under the Golden Gate Bridge and swimming 1.75 miles to the east end of Crissy Field in San Francisco. The team raised $12,337.33 for pediatric Cancer research at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospitals. Sofia, Miya, and Madeleine were awarded Wavemaker status for raising over $1000. The entire event raised...wait for it...$717,012 for focused research on improving outcomes for children with cancer here in the Bay Area. Thank you to the many who gave moral and/or material support. We'd love to have you join us next year!
MA Varsity Tennis Coach Geoff Martinez made the quarterfinals of his first National Senior Singles tournament in Michigan last week! After six years away from competition, and two new hips, coach Martinez defeated the #9 and #5 seeds before exiting the tourney. Coach Martinez said, "I had a lot of fun, and didn't get injured!" Way to go coach, Martinez!!!
Former Marin Academy basketball star and college standout Kyle Roach signed a one-year contract with the Vejen Basketball Klub, a top-division team in Denmark. Roach, a two-time first-team All-American at Division III Whitworth University, will begin playing in September. Read the full article here!
Charlotte was one of 10 Dartmouth College student-athletes to receive academic all-Ivy recognition for the winter season! She received the honors for the second consecutive year for her efforts on the women’s swim team. Charlotte placed fourth in the 100 free relay, ninth in the 100 free and 20th in the 50 free at the Ivy League championships.