This week, ANC had a unique educational opportunity to discuss issues of race, class, religion, gender and bias through The Defamation Experience.
Fall Sports Recap
During the fall season, 125 student-athletes competed in five different sports. The Lions gave their fans many memorable moments and three of the varsity programs competed in postseason play.
Varsity girls volleyball had a 16-7 overall record. The team placed second in the Tri-County Independent School League, and made it to the semi-finals of the PAISAA tournament. Junior Varsity won the ANC JV Volleyball Invitational Tournament Championship, and recorded an 11-5 overall record. Carling B., Sabrina B., Andie G., and Nicole M. were named to the All-League team.
Nicole M. - Most Valuable Player
Carling B. - Special Recognition
Andie G. - Coaches Award
Adele A. - Coaches Award
Sofia B. - Most Improved Player
Varsity boys soccer went 8-5 overall and 4-4 in league play. The team made an appearance in postseason play against Germantown Friends School, and two players were named to the FSL All-League Team. Chakra W. made the First Team All-League, while Leo-Paul W. received honorable mention.
Leo-Paul W. - Exemplary Athlete Award
Chakra W. - Coaches Award
Nandin R. - Coaches Award
Julien B. - Most Improved Player
Girls Field Hockey
Varsity girls field hockey went 9-7 overall and 5-3 in the Friends Schools League. The Lions made their eighth consecutive appearance in postseason play, falling 2-3 to Westtown in the FSL Semi-Finals. Rebecca C. and Caelyn H. were named to the FSL First Team All-League, while Laken B., Samantha K., and Emma S. received honorable mention.
Becca C. - Most Valuable Player (not pictured)
Katherine H. - Special Recognition
Genevieve M. - Most Improved Player
Varsity boys football had a successful season with an 8-2 record. The Lions shut out their opponents twice and scored 20 points or more in all eight of their victories.
Devin B. - Exemplary Athlete Award
Sean M. - Bill Thomas Award
Jeb B. - Coaches Award
Greg C. - Coaches Award (not pictured)
Varsity girls tennis had a 4-8 overall record. The team picked up three victories against Bensalem, and one against Calvary Christian.
Emma B. - Most Valuable Player
Annae C. - Coaches Award
Rachael C. - Most Improved Player
Photos by Bruce Cronlund