2019

  • July

    Rashawn Dally '15 Scores His First MLS Goal

    Former Watkinson soccer standout Rashawn Dally '15 scored his first career MLS goal for FC Cincinnati on Saturday night at Nippert Stadium, helping lead his club past Houston by the final score of 3-2. Dally scored in the 38th minute of the contest, giving FC Cincinnati a 2-0 lead just before the end of the first half of play. Teammate Mathieu Deplagne played the ball just above the goal box, fell to the ground, recovered and then played the ball inside the box to Dally who turned and scored. Dally reflects on his first professional goal.
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  • Shamarla K. '20 in Top 100 Nationally

    Watkinson School senior and six-foot guard Shamarla K. has been ranked by Don Olson's ESPN Collegiate Girls Basketball Report as the 70th prospect nationally. She is the only player from CT in the top 100. Shamarla, who came to Watkinson in 9th grade, is a 4-year varsity starter and was a captain her junior year. She joined Watkinson's 1000-point scorer's club in her junior year, the 11th athlete to achieve this milestone.
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  • May

    Jess Testani Named Athletic Trainer of the Year

    Our incredible trainer, Jess Testani was recognized today by the Connecticut Athletic Trainers' Association (CATA) as the secondary school Athletic Trainer of the Year! The award, given annually since 1994, is given to one trainer in all of Connecticut for outstanding contributions to the Athletic Training profession in Connecticut.
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  • March

    Skiing Accolade for Gavin B. '23

    Gavin B. '23 has earned a spot to represent the TriState Ski League at the USSA U14 Eastern Championships at Whiteface Mountain in Lake Placid on March 16-19. He achieved this accomplishment by skiing to two 3rd place finishes at the TriState Championships at Berkshire East.


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  • February

    Photo by Carol Pelkey

    Girls Varsity Basketball Selection Sunday News!

    The Girls Basketball team earned the #3 seed in the Class C New England (NEPSAC) Tournament. The team will face Kimball Union at HOME on Wednesday, 2/27 at 4:00pm.

    Here are the Class C Tournament matchups for the Wednesday, 2/27 Class C Quarter Finals
    #8 Beaver Country Day @ #1 Proctor Academy
    #7 Dexter Southfield School @ #2 Bradford Christian Academy
    #6 Kimball Union Academy @ #3 Watkinson School
    #5 Ethel Walker School @ #4 Wilbraham & Monson Academy
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  • Shamarla K. '20 Scores 1000th point

    by Harrison Richman, University of Hartford Communications Intern
    This time last year, Alexsia R. ‘20 was the 10th student in Watkinson’s history to score 1000 points in basketball. Now, almost one year later to the day, Watkinson is proud to add yet another name to that list. Junior Shamarla K. scored her 1000th point against Miss Porter’s School on Monday night.
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