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[17 Dec 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 1,973 views]

Monday, January 3, 2:05 pm Location: Pasternack Field House
This fall season, our Tartan girls’ tennis team won its third straight CIF championship and also its third consecutive undefeated season. Additionally, boys’ cross-country won a CIF championship and also a state championship. Junior Billy Gaudreau won the individual cross-country CIF championship and state championship.
Please join us as we honor all of these tremendous athletes during a special gathering on Monday, January 3 at 2:05 p.m. in the Pasternack Field House.

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[12 Nov 2010 | admin | 2 Comments | 2,878 views]
Middle School Girls Volleyball Team Finishes Perfect Season and Wins 2010 PAL Championship

By Jeremy Dailey, Middle School/Upper School Volleyball Coach and Middle School Math Teacher
Very few athletes get to experience perfection, but what is nearly impossible for the individual athlete becomes possible when part of a team. The Mountain ‘A’ Volleyball team finished their season with a win in the 2010 Parochial Athletic League Championship match, and ended what is and what will continue to be a perfect season.
Throughout league and tournament play, the team not only won every match, but also every game. Breezing through the first two rounds of playoffs, the …

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[27 Oct 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 1,399 views]
Peace, Love and a Tartan Homecoming to Remember

Tartans celebrated peace and love at the 2010 Homecoming. The festivities on Friday and throughout the preceding week were full of school spirit and fun-filled celebrations. From the all-school Pep Rally, in which many donned this year’s commemorative Homecoming shirt, to the presentation of Homecoming Court, the second performance of the new Tartan Marching Band and the victorious Friday night football game against Firebaugh High School, sprits were high and Tartan pride was in full affect.
The week before Friday’s Homecoming celebration, Upper School students participated in Spirit Week. The week …

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[11 Jun 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 1,631 views]
Mr. Leneau Brings Fitness Lesson to Preschoolers

St. Margaret’s Strength and Conditioning Trainer and Wrestling Coach Mr. Jason Leneau recently visited the Preschool with a few of his Middle School advisory students to introduce the basics of athletics, gross motor skills, healthy living and fitness to Mrs. Lore Fredette’s class.

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[11 Jun 2010 | admin | One Comment | 3,044 views]
Looking Back on Ten Years of Tartan Lacrosse

Holding practice on handball courts and in gyms, wearing hand me down football jerseys as uniforms and soldiering through a 0-10 inaugural season, Tartan Lacrosse had humble beginnings as a junior varsity intramural club. With a roster of only 12 Upper School athletes, two eighth graders and a senior “assistant coach” who played for University High School in Irvine, the Tartans struggled against large public schools with rosters of 30-plus athletes. Not only had many of the Tartans never played the game, but few had ever heard of the predominantly east-coast sport.

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[4 Jun 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 1,508 views]

Several St. Margaret’s athletes and coaches were honored this spring for making The Orange County Register’s All-County teams.
The Boys’ Lacrosse program had three team members honored, Seniors Chris Adams and Jeff Askin, and Sophomore Matthew Duenes. Adams, who is headed to University of California, Santa Barbara next year, was also named U.S. Lacrosse All-American Selection, a national distinction. Adams and Askin anchored the Tartan defense which allowed a mere 81 points in 21 games. Jeff Askin had a .693 save percentage, one of the highest in CIF …

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[3 Jun 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 1,293 views]
Middle School Soccer Teams Sweep South County Friendship League Playoffs

The last week of May was an exciting and victorious week for both grade 6 St. Margaret’s co-ed soccer teams as they each captured the South County Friendship Championship trophy for their respective leagues. With two teams at the grade 6 level, the league placed one St. Margaret’s team in the Large School Division coached by Johnny Marmelstein and Lori Fava and the other in the Small School Division coached by Kelly Nunn and Rian Otto . Both teams competed against many skilled soccer teams representing schools in the league.
After …

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[25 May 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 2,197 views]
Tartans Win Three CIF Championships Last Saturday

The Tartan Athletic program added three CIF Championships to its collection last Saturday. The Boys Volleyball team won a second CIF title in St. Margaret’s history with a 16-25, 25-14, 25-19, 25-18 victory over Arrowhead Christian. In other CIF finals on Saturday, Sophomores Chelsie Churchill and Billy Gaudreau each won CIF titles in their individual Track and Field events.
The Tartan volleyball team, seeded # 2, reached the 2010 finals without dropping a game during the playoffs. They were led by seniors Woody Quinn, Kory Kiraly, Alex Fragapane and Kevin Wang. …

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[23 May 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 1,187 views]

Two SMES Sophomores carried the day for the Tartans at the CIF Division 4 finals on Saturday.  Runner Billy Gaudreau and jumper Chelsie Churchill captured CIF championships in the Boys 1,600 and Girls Triple Jump respectively.
Great job Tartans!

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[22 May 2010 | admin | One Comment | 1,300 views]

The Tartans nailed down their first championship in Boys Volleyball since 2001, defeating Arrowhead Christian 3-1.
Read more about the championship game here:  OCVarsity
Click Here for an OCVarsity photo slideshow.
http://www.vimeo.com/12022803

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