Posted 06/22/2016 11:21AM
Senior MJ Freeman won the 100 (11.57) and 200 (23.58) in the CT Junior Olympic Championships (17- and 18-year-old division) on Saturday, June 18. That same weekend, senior Olivia Sullivan competed in the high jump at the New Balance Nationals Outdoor Championships in Greensboro, S.C.
Posted 06/17/2016 11:43AM
U.S. Lacrosse (Connecticut) has named GFA graduating senior Ingrid Backe of Fairfield to the All American team. Backe joins just 24 other athletes from Connecticut in receiving this nationwide recognition for their skill, leadership, and dedication to lacrosse. Backe is also an FAA Scholar Athlete, an All League selection, and WNESPC All Star selection. She heads to Colgate University this fall, and a few months ago signed her NCAA letter of intent to play lacrosse there.
Posted 06/10/2016 09:05AM
"The sun is shining down on you, graduates of the class of 2016." So began the address from Head of School Janet Hartwell at the Greens Farms Academy Commencement Ceremony on Thursday, June 9. Among the 84 graduates was valedictorian Samyukt Kumar, who will be attending Georgetown University in the fall. During his address to his classmates, Kumar celebrated the global community they all share, and encouraged his fellow graduates to "use our voices to make an impact far beyond the walls of GFA."
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