Porter’s Finishes at the Top in Founders League
Porter’s basketball, swimming and diving, and squash teams finished at the top of the Founders League for winter sports this past season. The swimming and diving team placed second in Founders with big wins over Choate, Hotchkiss, Kent, Loomis, and Westminster. The team finished the regular season with a 13-2 record and achieved numerous season best and personal best times and scores.
Porter’s varsity basketball team trailed only the Taft School this winter, finishing second in the Founders League. The team finished the regular season with a 13-5 record, earning a bid to the New England Championship Class B Tournament. Porter’s had exciting regular season wins over powerhouse schools Hotchkiss, Kent, and Loomis, but was eliminated in the quarterfinals by class B rival Pomfret.
Finally, the squash team took third in the Founders League with decisive regular season wins over Kent, Kingswood-Oxford, and Westminster. Senior Sarah Walker took home a New England Championship as the second seed for Division III, while the team finished fourth overall out of sixteen teams.