R-MA Blog

Cross Country Runners Scoring Personal Bests

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Don Williams, Cross Country Head Coach

The R-MA cross country team completed in the Chelsea Invitational on Monday.  The boys team still without two of their top runners finished in sixth place.  Lawrence Carvana led the team with a time of 21:46.  Emmett Jouet finished with a personal best time of 23:30.  Max Fang finished with a personal best time of 24:31.  Dang Khoa Le ran with a sore ankle and finished with a time of 26:51 and Kevin Chen finished out the team with a personal best time of 27:53.  

Strong Fight, Tough Loss for Soccer in DAC Tournament

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Stephen Latham P'18, German Instructor & Varsity Soccer Coach

The Jackets traveled away to play a tough game against number two seed, Wakefield in the DAC tournament. Yet R-MA held their own in the first half, conceding a single goal that came from what looked like a mishit shot that took everyone by surprise. In the second half, the Jackets started to play a higher line and get more chances as the game remained tight. The contest was finely balanced until Wakefield scored a second goal from an impressive individual effort and skillful finish.

Soccer Wins Homecoming Game

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Stephen Latham P'18, German Instructor & Varsity Soccer Coach

With a tough schedule of three consecutive games, with the third being the feature sporting event for Homecoming Weekend, soccer coaches Chris Peter and Stephen Latham made a tough call to rest their starters as much as possible in the second of the three games.  

Coach Latham wrote about the results of that decision: 

Varsity Soccer Fights Hard

Friday, October 18, 2019

Stephen Latham P'18, German Instructor & Varsity Soccer Coach

The Jackets dominated much of their away game against FCS through solid defense and quick counter-attack, taking a 1-0 lead into the half from an assist by Joseph Agbo-Afotey that was tucked away by Somto Ogah. FCS rallied after having a player red carded and yellow carded on the same bad challenge and equalized with 15 minutes to go. Alpha Diallo broke through with 5 minutes left and looked to have scored a deserved winner for R-MA only for the keeper to make an incredible low save. FCS managed one final shot that hit the crossbar, but landed on the line and play continued.