This coming Saturday, eight St. Mark's teams will square off against opponents from Groton, continuing a rivalry that goes back 131 years. On November 11, 2017, the two schools are once again vying for the coveted raccoon coat, while kicking off the year-long competition for the Burnett-Peabody Bowl. In 1886, the game was simply for bragging rights between the only two Episcopal boarding schools in Massachusetts.
2017 Roxbury Latin Cross Country Caps Undefeated Season as ISL champions
On Friday, 3 November, RL’s cross country team earned the title of league champion after competing against 15 other schools in the Independent School League Cross Country Championships, hosted by Lawrence Academy. The varsity team entered the race with a season record of 16-0, having completed its first undefeated dual-meet season since 1999.
Five St. Mark's Athletes Sign Letters of Intent to Play in College
On Wednesday, November 8, five St. Markers signed Letters of Intent to attend and play in college and university sports programs. Wednesday was the first National Signing Day for the Class of 2018. All sports except football, soccer, and men's water polo could do an early signing on that date.
Two Belmont Hill Alumni Named to U.S. National Rowing Team
The U.S. National Rowing Team was announced earlier this week and included two Belmont Hill alumni: Andrew Reed '10 and Alexander Richards '14.
They will compete in the World Championships in Sarasota, Florida in late September.