This weeks athlete of the week is Ella Warner '20 from the Varsity Swimming and Diving team. Warner '20 has worked very hard this season in becoming the best diver she can be. She approaches each practice with the mindset of giving her all and that showed this past Saturday in the meet against Hopkins and Westminster. Warner '20 broke the Porter's varsity diving record with a score of 215.50, this record has been in place since 2006 held by Rebekah Greer-Carney '07. Congratulations on athlete of the week, Ella.
The U.S. Rowing Women’s National Team has been training on Canal 54 in Fellsmere all week. It is the goal of the young women who made the trip to sunny Eastern Florida to represent the United States at the XXII Olympiad in Tokyo in 2020.
Avi Dubnov is entering into his fourth season as the Miss Porter's Head Varsity Soccer Coach. In his time with the program he has been awarded with the 2014 WWNEPSSA Coach of the Year and the NSCAA 2015 Coach of the year. Avi holds his USSF National 'A' License and NSCAA Advanced National Diploma. Along with Miss Porter's, he is a staff member for the girls US Youth soccer National training centers and is the Head Coach of the FSA FC United GU14 ECNL team. Avi has been a head coach for the CT Olympic Development Program for the past 7 years and is on the state staff to teach USSF Licenses to coaches in New England. for the past 3 years Avi has been a coach for Region 1 Boys. Previously, Avi has been an assistant coach for the Men's Soccer team at Trinity College and for the Men's Soccer team at Central Connecticut State University.