R-MA Blog

Varsity Soccer Wins 4-1

Friday, October 7, 2016

Stephen Latham

The Yellow Jackets notched up a convincing 4-1 victory over Wakefield School with a solid performance throughout the game. 

Samson Jiya '18 scored the opener with a strong run and shot in the box for a 1-0 half-time lead and played a big role in the second half that was put over the line by Lucas Costa '17. 

Varsity Soccer Just Shy of Victory

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Stephen Latham

The varsity soccer team produced one of its best displays of the season as the team continues to progress and develop, but fell just short with a 3-2 loss away to Seton. 

Lucas Costa ‘17 opened the scoring for the Jackets with a stunning overhead kick that had the Seton players and the coach congratulating him on a “goal of the season”. Seton managed to even up the scoring later in the half to head in 1-1 at the break.

Middle School Volleyball Tallies Another Win

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Danielle Clingerman

Two nights ago the Lady Jackets traveled to St. Joe’s for an exciting and close match. 

In the first set Haley Clingerman ’21 led her team with four serving points. Jessalyn Brooks ’21 and Lily Grossman ’21 both served three points with one of Brooks’ being an ace. Jotrina Vamboi ’21 and Destinee Thomas ’21 each served one point. The ladies displayed wonderful defense and kept the first set close right up to the end when St. Joe’s took the lead and the win. The score was 25-19.

R-MA Football Dominant in Waynesboro

Monday, October 3, 2016

Cooper Bourdon '11

This past Friday witnessed a rainfall of biblical proportions as the R-MA football team faced Fishburne Military School (FMS) in Waynesboro, Virginia.  R-MA’s performance reflected that of the weather: it was persistent, tenacious, and dominant.

The Yellow Jacket defense thoroughly handled FMS’s inverted wishbone offense and allowed them to cross the 50 yard-line just one time.  From the defensive line to the free safety, every player was flying to the ball and getting in on the action.

A Suspenseful Match for Varsity Volleyball

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Cooper Bourdon '11

Yesterday the Girls’ varsity volleyball team paid a visit to Tandem Friends School in Charlottesville, Virginia, for what was nothing short of a thrilling match.

The Lady Jackets were facing an opponent with terrific fundamentals and skillful execution.  Tandem gave R-MA everything they had and kept the match neck and neck with not a single person in the crowd sitting in their seat.  “The crowd was so loud,” said Julia Norton ’17. Despite the tumultuous atmosphere in the gymnasium the Yellow Jackets won the first set.