17 Hoyas Earn Fall All I.A.C. Honors
Congratulations to the members of Georgetown Prep's cross country, football and soccer teams who earned All I.A.C. honors for their outstanding play this fall.
Georgetown Prep's varsity football team won the 2019 Interstate Athletic Conference (I.A.C.) title on November 9 with a 22-16 victory over Bullis School. In I.A.C. conference play, the Hoyas' defense only allowed 51 points from opponents in five games and the Prep offense scored 125 points. Prep finished the season with an 8-2 record and 5-0 in the I.A.C. Prep is ranked #9 in the latest Washington Post's high school football poll.Prep running back Jalen Hampton '20 was named the 2019 Player of the Year. Jack Plank '20 was named the I.A.C. Defensive Player of the Year.
Prep's varsity soccer team finished second in the Interstate Athletic Conference (I.A.C.) regular season. The Hoyas finished their I.A.C. regular season with a 6-2-2 record. In the I.A.C. championship, Prep lost to St. Albans, 1-0. The Hoyas finished their 2019 season with a 12-2-5 record. Prep is ranked #9 in the latest Washington Post's high school soccer poll. Colton Ward '20 was named the I.A.C.'s co-Player of the Year.
The Prep cross country varsity team placed second in the I.A.C. Championships. Daniel Atayi '22, led the Prep scorers in 11th place at 18:01 and was followed shortly afterwards by Matthew Williams '20 in 18:04. Prep runners finished strong to protect the team score from charging St. Stephen's & St. Agnes and Landon runners. This was Georgetown Prep's best finish in the I.A.C. championship meet since 2010. To qualify for All I.A.C., runners must place in the top-ten at the I.A.C. Championships.
Seventeen Prep student-athletes earned all-league recognition:
- Patrick Donovan-Jenkins '20
- Jalen Hampton '20
- Jamaal Jawara '20
- Jack Plank '20
- Dominic Welsh '20
- Zach Whittier '21
- Chase Maccartee '20
- Jack Thistle '20
- Jack Callahan '21
- Tristan Furnish '21
- Michael Ridgway '21
- Casey Plank '22
- Isaiah West '22
- Brennan Gac '20
- Rex Kerrigan '20
- Dan Schehl '20
- Colton Ward '20
7 Student-Athletes Sign Collegiate Letters of Intent
Congratulations to Georgetown Prep's baseball, lacrosse, and soccer seniors who signed their collegiate letters of intent on November 13.
Sage Dobbs − University of Richmond
TJ Williams− Notre Dame University
Max Cooney – University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill
Aiden Shortley − Drexel University
JB Strachan− Penn State University
Jack Thistle− Lehigh University
Brennan Gac − University of Denver
Winter Sports Begin
The Winter Sports Season officially began on Monday, November 11. The winter varsity sports preview will be available next week.
Dan Paro '79