Congratulations to our 2018 Iowa Class 1A Girls Soccer State Champions! The Knights won their third straight Iowa state title and seventh in the last eight years. The 2018 state title also marks the 9th overall state title for the girls soccer program, which now ties for most in Iowa state history.
If you ordered Spring Sports Buttons, they are now available in the Front Office. Have your student stop in and pick them up.
All Athletic events (tennis and JV soccer) scheduled for today (April 3) have been postponed due to rain/weather. Boys and Girls Tennis will makeup their meet vs. Davenport West on Wednesday, April 4.
There will be a girls soccer meeting in the Cafe on Sunday, March 4th at 2:00 p.m.
The Girls’ Soccer Informational Meeting for tonight has been cancelled due to conflicts with other sporting events. It will be rescheduled.
Please make plans to join us on Friday, December 22, 2017, for the 2017 Assumption Wall of Fame Night where we will honor last year’s State Championship teams, including:
• 2017 Baseball Class 3A State Champions
• 2017 Softball Class 3A State Champions
• 2017 Girls Soccer Class 1A State Champions
• 2017 Girls Track & Field Class 3A State Champions
• 2017 Pom Class IX State Champions
• 2016 Boys Golf MAC Champions
The teams will be recognized during halftime of the boys varsity basketball game on Dec. 22 (approximately 8:30 p.m.) All team members are invited to join their teammates and coaches for recognition of their state championship, and induction of the team into the Assumption Wall of Fame!
2017 Wall of Fame Night Schedule
5:30 – Prior to the Varsity girls game vs. Clinton and following the sophomore game in the large gym, Assumption will recognize All-State Academic Athletes, Cheer, Dance and Fine Arts inductees.
7:30 – Prior to the start of the Varsity Boys Basketball game and following the girls varsity game, Assumption will recognize individual All-State Athletes.
8:30 – At halftime of the Varsity Boys Basketball game, Assumption will recognize 2017 State Championship teams
Girls soccer will be holding open gyms every Sunday through March, from 12-2 in the small gym. All those interested in playing in the spring are welcome and encouraged to participate.
St. Ambrose will holding a 3 day Soccer Camp in the St. Ambrose Dome on December 27th-29th from 1:00-4:00 PM. The cost is $75, and is for boys and girls ages 6-18. Please see the attached brochure for sign up and more information. As always our camp will cover a variety of skills in the game and will include age and ability appropriate groups and instruction, camp games and prizes will be included. This is an ideal camp for preparation for Spring Seasons! Group discounts are available for groups of 10 or more players from the same team, please inquire for details
Assumption multisport athletes Joy Ripslinger, Carly King and Liz Fennelly were the subjects of a recent story by Iowa Public Television highlighting the accomplishments of the Knights’ female athletic program. Over the past decade, Assumption’s girls’ teams have captured 17 State championships.
To watch the video click here: https://youtu.be/w4GcrTl8JY4?t=1h50s