Alumni Spotlight: Jake Hirst ’13

The hitting coach for the 2021 High-A Hudson Valley Renegades discusses a variety of topics including some of his breakout candidates for 2022.

Jake Hirst ’13

Yankees minor league hitting coach Jake Hirst recently took the time to speak with Pinstripe Alley on a variety of topics.

In Part One of the interview, he discusses his path to the Yankees organization along with his work with current Yankees hitting coach Dillon Lawson.

Read Part One

Part Two covers the communication that comes with players moving through the system, the automated strike zone being used at the Low-A level and a few players who he thinks are strong breakout candidates in 2022.

Read Part Two

Celebration of the Assumption Family – New AHS Admissions Video!

Assumption Family,

As we close this 2021 Homecoming Week, we are so excited to share our recent effort to highlight the Assumption experience in video form!  Thank you to our students, faculty and staff, parents, parishes, alumni, and friends who have worked so hard to make the educational opportunity at Assumption so high-quality.  Our Assumption Family is truly blessed, and we are grateful for any efforts you can make to share this video with new and potential families.  We want any student and family who desires the Assumption Catholic education to know that this opportunity is possible and accessible.  All are welcome at Assumption High School!

One in the Spirit,

Mrs. Bridget (Duffy ’97) Murphy

Principal, Assumption High School

Please access our new Admissions Video at the following link:

Assumption High School: A Tradition of Excellence


2021 Booster Club Golf Outing – Aug. 6

Friday, August 6, 2021 at Emeis Golf Course
Registration: 12:30 p.m.
Shotgun Start: 1:00 p.m.
Steak Dinner: 5:30 p.m. at Rookies

This event honors Wayne Broders, who was well-known for his love of sports, attending sporting events throughout the area, especially at Assumption High School. $100 per golfer includes 18 holes with cart, steak dinner at after golf banquet, beverages, and hole prizes. There will be a banquet after golf at Rookies Sports Bar. We expect a full field of 144 golfers this year so get your registration and payment in early to secure a spot. $25 for those non-golfers who want to attend the Steak Dinner banquet which will begin at approx. 5:30 p.m.

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For more information contact Jim Toohey at (563) 639-3454 or

2021 Fr. Ken Martin Memorial Golf Outing – Aug. 25

Wednesday, August 25, 2021 at Emeis Golf Course
Registration: 11:00 a.m.
Shotgun Start: 11:30 a.m.
Please join us at the Emeis Pavilion after golf for food and drink!

This event honors Father Ken Martin, an avid golfer and special friend. Upon his death, he left $1,000 for his golfing buddies to have an outing, and they decided to honor “Father Kenny” by creating this annual event. Through the years this outing has raised over $300,000 to benefit Scott County K-12 Catholic school students through emergency scholarship grants. Your donation will help children to continue their Catholic school education in spite of their family’s current financial crisis.

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For Sponsorship Information contact Andy Craig at (563) 326-5313 x 225 or