On Friday, the Miss Porter's ski team headed to Ski Sundown for the first JV race of the season, against teams from Suffield, Rumsey, Loomis, Taft, Avon, Forman, and the Gunnery. Racer Angela Yuan '21 was Porter's sole JV entrant, and she skied to the finish in her first race of the season. Great job in the slalom, Angela!
The Miss Porter's School ski team had a strong race at Ski Sundown yesterday! The sophomores and seniors returned from their InterMission trips for their first varsity match-up of the year, and they joined the freshmen for a race under sunny, blue skies. The Porter's team skied against Loomis Chaffee's girls' and boys' teams, Ethel Walker, The Gunnery, Suffield's boys' team, and Avon Old Farms, and they took sixth place. Marjorie Plants '21 took 10th place overall, followed by team captain Cricket Barnes '19 in 21st, Gracie Childs '19 in 30th, Helen LaPointe in 34th, and Merritt Hall '19 in 38th. Pia Davis '21, Rania Notowidigdo '21, and Tibby Pepper '22 also skied to the finish! This was the first varsity race of the year for the sophomores and seniors -- way to go!