Fitness & Sports
Cooper Athletics Heat up Spring Season
THE WOODLANDS, TX – Athletes at The John Cooper School recently competed with both public and private schools in track & field, tennis, baseball, softball, and golf.
BOYS’/GIRLS’ VARSITY TRACK & FIELD
- Feb. 22 – Concordia Lutheran
- Coach Scott Holland: Friday was a dual meet with Concordia and we took part of our team to The Woodlands Invitational. We’ll have a better idea of where we’re at when we compete at Episcopal High School for the Dick Phillips Relays because we’ll have the full team together.
- Feb. 23 – The Woodlands High School Invitational
- Junior Amara Oguchi continues her winning streak in Track & Field events, taking first place in the discus and in the shot put against The Woodlands High School. Oguchi’s throws are in the Top 20 in the state in both events, in both public and private schools. Her 20 points led the girls to the team title at the meet.
Next up for Dragon Track & Field:
- Feb. 27 at Lutheran South meet (dual), 4:00 p.m.
- Feb. 29 at Dick Phillips Relays, Episcopal High School
BOYS’/GIRLS’ VARSITY TENNIS
- Feb. 21 at Episcopal High School Tournament
- Savan Khurana – 1st line 2 singles
- John Haile, Nicolas Goosens- 1st line 2 doubles
- Jared Ramirez, Parker Gregory- 2nd line 1 doubles line 1
- Marielle Sauber- consolation winner line 1 singles
Next up for Dragon Tennis:
- March 4 at Kinkaid, 3:30 p.m.
- March 6 Tournament at Chancellors Racquet Club, 8 a.m.
BOYS’ VARSITY BASEBALL
- Feb. 17 at Woodlands Christian
- 5-4 WIN
- Coach Mike Williams: Antonio Pastrana 3 shutout innings and Jacob Rebrook picked up the save. Rebrook was 1-3 with 1 DB 1 run scored. Tyler Douglas 1-2 with a run scored and two BB. Anthony Giannette 1-3 two RBIs.
- Feb. 22-22 hosted SPC vs TAPPS Challenge
- Game 1: vs. Midland Christian • 3-1 LOSS
- Game 2: vs. Cypress Christian • 5-3 LOSS
- Game 3: vs. St. Thomas • 7-0 LOSS
Next up for Dragon Boys’ Baseball:
- Feb. 25 at St. Thomas High School, 7 p.m.
- Feb. 27 vs. Northland Christian at Northland Christian, 5 p.m.
- Feb. 27 vs. Grapevine Faith Christian at Northland Christian, 7:30 p.m.
- Feb. 28 vs. Bay Area Christian at Premier Baseball of TX, 1:30 p.m.
- Feb. 29 vs TBA
GIRLS’ VARSITY SOFTBALL
- Feb. 20 vs. Cypress Christian
Next up for Dragon Girls’ Softball:
- Feb. 25 at Incarnate Word, 4:30 p.m.
- Feb. 28 vs. Grapevine Faith at Fort Bend Christian, 1 p.m.
- Feb. 28 vs. Kelly High School at Fort Bend Christian, 5:30 p.m.
- Feb. 29 vs. Weimar High School at SLGSA Imperial Park, 1 p.m.
- Feb. 29 vs. Galena Park at SLGSA Imperial Park, 2:30 p.m.
BOYS’/GIRLS’ VARSITY GOLF
Next up for Dragon Golf:
- Feb. 24 vs. Kinkaid School, Blackhorse Golf Club.
Learn more about Dragon Athletics and get more news and updates online at https://www.johncooper.org/Page/Athletics/News–Scores.
The John Cooper School is an independent, non-sectarian, co-educational, college preparatory day school. Our mission is to provide a challenging education in a caring environment to a diverse group of select students, enabling them to become critical and creative thinkers, effective communicators, responsible citizens and leaders, and lifetime learners. For more information, visit www.johncooper.org.
Source: Lynn Boeding, The John Cooper School