Congratulations to our seniors who will be pursuing athletics or the arts in college! Athletes, top: Grace (ultimate at Carleton College), Ethan (track and cross country at Pomona College), Sophie (ultimate and basketball at Drexel University), and Noah (tennis at Brown University). Artists, bottom: David (visual art and design at Cornish College of the Arts), Oscar (communication design at Parsons School of Design), Harrison (theater and music at Whitman College), Sofia (acting at NYU Tisch School of the Arts), Jackson (acting and directing at University of Washington), Charlotte (minor in studio art at Colby College), Lucy (art history with a minor in studio art at Vassar College), Willa (acting and children’s theater at Emory University), Keegan (art and design at University of Colorado at Boulder), Noah (English literature, creative writing, and children’s theater at Brown University), and Saffron (film, media, and theater at Smith College).
USA Olympic Decathlete Jeremy Taiwo kicked off the Upper School Athletic Awards Banquet tonight by sharing with Blazer athletes some of the lessons he has learned through training and competition: “I now know that every hurdle and obstacle is a learning opportunity, and being comfortable with being uncomfortable will make you unstoppable.”
The Blazers Girls Varsity Tennis team was on fire last tonight against a perennially tough and well coached Seattle Academy team. The coaches were impressed with the surgical tennis the girls played. The application of strategic play, display of athleticism and heart were much appreciated by coaches Ian, Andrew and Emily.
The Upper School Athletic Student Council (ASC) sponsored the annual Spring Bash on Tuesday. The fans enjoyed free snacks, refreshments and pizza while witnessing the Girls Varsity Ultimate's impressive 9-8 win against a talented Seattle Academy team.
The Blazers Summer Sports Camps focus on teaching and developing fundamental technical and tactical sports skills in a fun and challenging atmosphere. All levels welcome! Contact email@example.com for more information.
Spring Bash - Support the Girls Varsity Ultimate Team!
Come out for the Athletic Student Council sponsored Spring Bash! Our Girls Varsity Ultimate team will take on our rival Seattle Academy on Wednesday, March 28 at 3:30 p.m. at Washington Park. The festivities will include spirit activities, free pizza, snacks, and refreshments… and of course an appearance by our new Mascot, Blaze!
The K-12 Pep Rally brought Bush Blazers of all ages together to celebrate our winter sports teams. A faculty cheerleading squad kept the crowd amped up in preparation for the unveiling of the day's special guest and newest member of the Bush family—official mascot Blaze the phoenix!
Congratulations to senior Ethan W. for being selected as the Featured Athlete of November. He led by example throughout the cross country season and his hard working approach rubbed off on his teammates. He broke the school record (16:06.07), placed 2nd overall at the ECL Championships and finished 12th overall at the State Championships with a time of 16:12.08.