Coach’s Take


By Samantha Ferro and Aaron Young

With Additional Reporting by Samantha Ferro


Girls Field Hockey

“We have lofty goals of winning half of our games,” said coach Michelle Perrin-Boutwell, “but most of all, we want to learn how to lose with dignity, and how to play field hockey well.”


Varsity Football

“We all share the same goal; to win the league, go 10-0 and host a playoff game at Tam for the first time in 20 years.” – Coach LemMon


Girls Varsity Volleyball

“We measure how we did by how well we played. It is better for us to play well against a good team and lose than play poorly against a bad team and win.”  -Coach Ray Karter


Girls Varsity Tennis

“We’ve got a lot of potential for improvement, we really do. I think we are going to be pretty good by the end of the season,” -Coach Bill Washauer.


Varsity Cross Country

“I’m really excited to coach these kids this year. As a first year coach, I am hoping to build strong relationships with them. I think for both the girls and guys teams, our goal is to win MCAL’s.” – Coach Phil Oreste


Girls Varsity Water Polo

I’m hoping to build the program with a solid base, win a couple of games, finish top 3 in MCAL… -Coach Paul Hettler


“I look forward to this year with the team. We have a lot of seniors leaving after this year, so I’m hoping to develop some younger players and win games. -Coach Bob Kustel

Varsity Golf

“I’m really excited to work with these girls this year, I have great hopes for this team and I think we can do really well.” -Coach John Haight