The spring sports season is an excting blend of indoor and outdoor action. From tennis to gymnastics to lacrosse, Blazers give it their all. Here is a sampling of some of the star athletes for the 2012 spring season.
Junior Daniel Chen is the number one singles player for boys tennis with a current record of 5-1. He is a force to be reckoned with on the court, and adds great talent to the team, according to coach David Ngbea.
Junior Daniel Chen is the number one singles player for boys tennis with a current record of 5-1. He is a force to be reckoned with on the court, and adds great talent to the team, according to coach David Ngbea.1Picture by Isabel HendrixSophomore Annie Pietanza started in varsity softball last year as a freshman and has been a key player ever since. She has played first base and also pitches.2Picture by Isabel HendrixGo to any varsity girls lacrosse game and you will be sure to see junior Caren Holmes sprinting down the field, her opponents ducking out of the way. The midfielder is a high scorer and is "playing great thus far" according to coach Michael Horne.3Picture by Isabel HendrixSophomore Lily Gates, who is also a cheerleader, has been a star of the gymnastics team since she first started. The limber Gates is often seen executing a perfect flip or cartwheel.4Picture by Isabel HendrixThough only a sophomore, Neil Gahart is key player on varsity baseball. The pitcher and third baseman is hailed by coaches and teammates as a all-around great player.5Picture by Isabel HendrixThe lightning-fast D'Ottavi was named MVP for cross country last year and remains a star runner.6Picture by Isabel HendrixNika Lilley springs upward and strikes the ball over the net to score a point for the varsity girl's volleyball team. This is a regular occurrence for the senior, who has been a driving force on the team since she first joined.7Picture by Isabel Hendrix