Sports News

Congratulations to the Viz racquetball program! They spent 13 hours at Vetta Concord on Sunday in State action! It was a long day for all involved but ended in success for the racquetball team! Ellie Bacich finished 2nd in the Varsity #1 seed division and Emma Behrman was a state champion in the JV 2 #2 division. Great job, Viz!

 

Congratulations to our five seniors who signed their letters of intent to play sports at the university level! We are so proud of you! Viz officially will recognize these students on Field Day at an all-school assembly.

  • Meg Baylis, Field Hockey at Denison
  • Lauren Mazurek,  Soccer at Roanoke
  • Lily Baylis ,Field Hockey at Denison
  • Jaimie Tottleben,  Soccer at Indiana
  • Ashley Hagan, Tennis at DePauw

 

 

 

 

 

 

Congratulations to Meghan Ott, Visitation Academy’s MWAA Skippy Keefer Award winner. This award, given in honor of Skippy Keefer, longtime athletic director at John Burroughs School and one of the founders of the Metro Women’s Athletic Association, is given annually to a senior female athlete within the MWAA league who exemplifies the qualities of athletic participation and excellence in sportsmanship.

 

 

 

 

 

 

The swim team competed in the MWAA (metro women’s athletic association) big conference meet on Saturday. Pictured below are our girls with their medals after the meet.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Congratulations to the swim team’s lone senior, Sydney Kendall, on a great swimming career here at Viz! The swim team honored her last night in their meet vs. Ursuline. Congratulations Athletes!

 

 

 

 

Fall MWAA All-Conference selections
Tennis

1st team singles Laura Finnie and Sophia McLellan

2nd team singles Ashley Hagan and Annie Wilkinson

Doubles 1st team Sophia McLellan and Ashley Hagan

Doubles 2nd team Laura Finnie and Annie Wilkinson

Cross Country

1st team Izzy Boedefeld

Golf

2nd team  Lucy Trover

Field Hockey

1st team  Cameron Murphy

2nd team  Jordan Tierney and Lily Baylis

Honorable Mention  Meg Baylis

Volleyball

1st team Becca Zaber

2nd team Gabby Sprich and Meghan Ott

Honorable Mention Katie Borst and Sydney Goodin

1st team All-State

Gabby Sprich

Cross Country

Congratulations to junior Izzy Boedefeld who finished 9th overall at State for cross country this past weekend! Izzy competed against 189 other State qualifiers. This is the highest finish for a Viz runner at State since 2000! Congratulations to Izzy and Coach Russell on a great achievement! 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Volleyball

Congratulations to our volleyball team who defeated Villa to become district champs! Way to go, girls!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tennis 

Congratulations to our Tennis team!

They finished 2nd in State!

 

 

 

 

Field Hockey
Congratulations to Viz field hockey team. They won 5-4 in penalty shots last night after sudden death overtime against Cor Jesu! Check out this article from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch!

 

Golf
The JV golf team placed 5th in the Riverside Golf Tournament today! Way to go, girls!

Cross Country
The cross country team tackled Sioux Passage Park on Saturday. This park is ranked by many national magazines as one of the top 10 hardest courses to run in America.

Tennis
Congratulations to our varsity tennis team! They placed 2nd in the very challenging Parkway doubles tournament. They were defeated by John Burroughs, last year’s state champions.

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