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Athletics at SCDS

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The Savannah Country Day School's Athletics Mission Statement

The Savannah Country Day School’s Athletics Mission Statement is committed to excellence in athletics as an essential part of a larger commitment to excellence in education. The guiding principle behind Savannah Country Day School's athletic program is its educational value for our students. Athletics promote the highest traits of personal development needed to meet with confidence and integrity the challenges of college and of life. These traits include the drive to take one's talents to the highest level of performance, the discipline needed to reach high standards, the willingness to work with others as a team in pursuit of a common goal and the adherence to codes of fairness and respect. Athletics also play an important role in fostering the spirit of community at Savannah Country Day School.

Savannah Country Day School is committed to programs that are specific to each age and developmental stage. No matter their age, athletes are expected to adhere to a level of conduct that brings credit to themselves and the school and upholds the values of citizenship  and service.

The Savannah Country Day School's Coaches Mission Statement

By fostering a team culture of excellence through hard work, dedication, mental discipline, self-sacrifice and personal improvement, Country Day coaches will help athletes to perform at levels and achieve successes they did not know were possible.
Athletic News
McMath, Class of 2013 Leads Presbyterian to Big Win
10/30/2014
Down by two points with 4:19 to go in its Saturday Homecoming game against Monmouth, quarterback Heys McMath, SCDS Class of 2013 and the Presbyterian College football team mounted a game-winning touchdown drive to knock off the Monmouth Hawks for a dramatic Big South Conference victory 18-12.

7th Grade Volleyball SMN " Team of the Week"
10/29/2014
The Savannah Morning News honored the 7th grade volleyball SPAL Champions as the "Team of the Week."  Great season, athletes, and coaches!


Boys Area Runner-Up In Cross Country
10/29/2014
The SCDS boys' cross country team finished 2nd in the GHSA Area Meet in Macon. They will compete in the State Meet on November 8th in Carrollton at 2:50 PM.
 
Top area finishers for SCDS: 6th Jack Barnes, 18:27; 7th Edward Long, 18:45; 23rd Asher Kolman, 19:57; 28th Sam Bacevich, 20:10; 29th Matt Bailey, 20:12; 32nd  Matthew Gompels, 20:23; 34th Nathan Luskey 20:25.


5th, 6th, 7th, 8th Grade Basketball Tryouts Information
10/24/2014
Basketball team tryouts for the 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th grade boys and girls will begin November 3rd.

7th/8th Grade Football In SPAL Championship
10/24/2014
The 7th/8th Grade Football team defeated Pinewood 42-14 to advance to the SPAL Championship Thursday, October 30th at Calvary at 7:00 PM! Congratulations Hornets!!

Colton Lichtenberg " Player of the Week"
10/22/2014
Colton Lichtenberg was honored by the Savannah Quarterback Club as the “Offensive Player of the Week” for the Portal game. Colton, a senior who kicked 7 touchbacks on Friday night, was 5 for 5 on extra points, 1 for 1 on FGs (45 yards).  He also had 5 receptions for 96 yards and a touchdown accounting for 14 of our 38 points. Colton also had 3 punts for a 40 yard average and a long of 45 and one inside the 5 yard line. Congratulations Colton!


Bri Carney Homecoming Queen
10/20/2014
Senior Bri Carney was selected the 2014 SCDS Homecoming Queen. First Runner-up was Gabby Lauretti and Taylor Parker was Second Runner-Up.

7th/8th Football to Host SPAL Playoff Game
10/19/2014
The 7th/8th Grade football team is the 2nd seed in the SPAL playoffs. SCDS will host Pinewood on Thursday, Oct 23, at 5:30 PM on Saunders Field. Support your Hornets!

Volleyball Continues in State Playoffs
10/17/2014
The SCDS Volleyball team defeated First Presbyterian of Macon 25-22, 25-19, 25-17 to continue in the GHSA Class A Private School State playoffs. They will travel to Fellowship Christian in Roswell for the Final 12 in State next Tuesday, October 21st.

SCDS Football Has Three "Top Performances"
10/14/2014
The Savannah Morning News honors the top 12 performances from the football games on Friday. Three of the 12 were Hornets in their Homecoming win over Portal.
Hunter Hatley, The junior threw for 201 yards and three scores and ran for 90 yards and two touchdowns. Junior Jake Lee had a career-high seven catches for 105 yards and two scores in the Hornets’ win. Colton Lichtenberg, The senior connected on a 45-yard field goal, made 5 of 5 extra points, caught five passes for 96 yards and a score and had touchbacks on seven kickoffs. Congratulations!
 


7th and 8th Grade Volleyball Teams Win SPAL Championships
10/9/2014
The 7th Grade Volleyball team defeated Blessed Sacrament 25-16, 11-25, 15-9 to win the 2014 SPAL Championship and finished the season 13-0. The 8th Grade team was a 3-Peat having won the SPAL Championship in 2012 and 2013. They finished the season 13-1 and defeated Blessed Sacrament for the Title. Congratulations!!


Ole Miss Golfer Joe Lewis Honored
10/5/2014
Joe Lewis, SCDS Class of 2011, has been named a Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-American Scholar. To be eligible for the Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar status an individual must be a junior or senior academically, compete in at least three full years at the collegiate level, participate in 70-percent of his team's competitive rounds or compete in the NCAA Championships, have a stroke-average under 76.0 and maintain a minimum of cumulative grade point average of 3.2. Congratulations Joe!!

Glover Wins Cross Country Meet
10/3/2014
Sarah Glover was the female winner at the SCPS Invitational Cross Country Meet with a time of 20:48. The girls team finished 8th overall.

Hornets in the Stats
9/26/2014
Chandler Royal and Colton Lichtenberg lead the city in Area stats. Chandler is first in volleyball assists with 471 and aces - 91. Colton has 14 receptions for 258 yards in football with an average of 18.4 yards per carry and 3 touchdowns. Go Hornets!!

MS Girls Cross Country 1st, Boys 2nd
9/26/2014
Another strong finish from the Middle School Cross Country teams at the SCPS Meet. The girls team finished first and the boys took 2nd.
Individual finishers for the Hornets:
Girls: 1-Megan Kemp, 2-Nina Kolman, 3-Charlton Strong, 4-Ella Stubbs, 5-Summer Lanier
Boys: 1-Ben Goodman-2nd overall, 2-Court Kelley, 3-Harry DeWalt, 4-Hyeon Choi, 5-Finn Repella


Hunter Hatley Enmark "Player of the Week"
9/25/2014
Junior quarterback Hunter Hatley completed seven passes for 184 yards and three touchdowns as the Country Day Hornets defeated Montgomery County 44-13 on Saunders Field. 

Savannah Draud Pitches No Hitter
9/25/2014
Savannah Draud pitched a no-hitter and struck out 13 as Savannah Country Day blanked Montgomery County in a six-inning contest.

7th Grade Volleyball Undefeated
9/23/2014
The 7th grade volleyball team is 8-0 for the SPAL season. The team coached by Dean Coon has defeated all their opponents in two games in a best of 3 format except one match which they won 2-1. The members of the team are: Annabel Cairns, Emily Davis, Isabella Giusti, Nyah Hammond, Lizzie Horn, Emily Johnson, Ryah Johnosn, Evelyn Kahn, Ashley Pankey, Gigi Pytte, Lindsay Rockwood, Delle Smith, Margot Strother. Congratulations!

Sarah Glover SMN's Girls Athlete of the Week
9/23/2014
 
 


Middle School Dominates Cross Country Meet
9/14/2014
The Middle School girls' cross country team finished first and the boys' team second in the SCDS meet. Finishing top for the girls were: Megan Kemp 2nd, Nina Kolman 3rd, Charleton Strong 6th, Summer Lanier 10th, Ella Stubbs 15th and Catherine Goodman 16th. Top finishers for the boys were: Court Kelley 5th, Coleman Mowry 14th, Harry Dewalt 15th, Reid Keller 18th, Hyeon Choi 23rd, Ross Goodman 25th, and Rogan Steele 26th. 

Glover -Top Runner for SCDS
9/12/2014
Sarah Glover finished first in the girls' home cross country meet. She led from the start to finish with a time of 21:13. The girls' team was 5th overall. 

Mark Silvers Wins PGA Tour Canada Title
9/8/2014
SCDS Mark Silvers, Class of 2005, came up with a clutch effort Sunday to win his first PGA Tour Canada title and, perhaps, improve his future status as a pro.
Silvers, 27, defeated Matt Harmon on the first playoff hole to capture the Cape Breton Celtic Classic at The Lakes Golf Club in Ben Eoin, Nova Scotia. Silvers carded rounds of 70-65-72-66 for 15 under par, with six birdies to win the event.


McMath Leads Presbyterian to Victory
9/8/2014
Heys McMath, Class of 201,3 led the Blue Hose of Presbyterian College to a big win over Bluefield College. Heys as the starting quarterback was 7 for 8 for 155 yards and two touchdowns. Congratulations Heys!!


Colton Lichtenberg National High School Kicking Player of the Week
9/3/2014
After a total of 1,743 public votes were cast for the five finalists, Colton Lichtenberg has been named the first Kohl's Kicking National High School Player of the Week for the 2014 season. Lichtenberg is currently ranked as the No.10 kicking prospect in the nation by Kohl's Kicking Camps and was also named the Kohl's Kicking All-America Kickoff Specialist for the 2013 football season. Lichtenberg's game performance to earn this week's National Player of the Week honors included a 77-yard punt, a 59-yard punt a 49-yard field goal and a touchdown at wide receiver.


Softball Undefeated
8/24/2014
The SCDS softball team is undefeated with great wins over Windsor Forest 16-0, Claxton 9-2, and Jenkins High 21-16.  Their bats are blazing! Next home game is Region rival Savannah Christian at HOME at 5:00 PM on Tuesday the 26th. Support your Hornets!!

Carolina Pickney was honored as Optim's Healthcare "Player of the Night."
She nearly hit for the cycle with a single, three triples and a home run to lead the Savannah Country Day softball team over host Jenkins 21-16 on Saturday.
Pinckney, who scored five runs and drove in four, also was the winning pitcher. Pinckney (2-0) pitched four innings in relief, allowing two hits, three earned runs and one walk with three strikeouts. Congratulations Carolina!


Savannah Draud "Player of the Week"
8/19/2014
The Prep Sports Report selected SCDS softball athlete, Savannah Draud as the 1st female "Player of the Week" for the 2014 fall season. Savannah pitched a complete game, a no-hitter with 8 strikeouts in the Hornets' 16-0 win over Windsor Forest. This was a great start to the softball season. The Prep Sports Report is a monthly Savannah magazine dedicated to covering local prep sports. Representatives from the magazine and the sponsor, Five Guys Burgers & Fries will present Savannah with her award before the next home game Thursday, August 21st at 4:30 p.m. 
 
 


Joe Lewis Qualifies for US Amateur
7/17/2014
A rising senior at the University of Mississippi and former Savannah Country Day star, Joe Lewis shot 66-68—134 to finish second at 8-under par to qualify for the 114th US Amateur which will be held at the Atlanta Athletic Club from August 11-17.  Congratulations Joe!
Recent Scores
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Area Meet
TBD  @ First Presbyterian School
TBD 
Away
Highlights
Friday, October 24, 2014
Football Varsity
7:30 PM  @ Jenkins County
7:30 PM 
Away
Highlights
Football Varsity VS Jenkins County High School Loss 19-30
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
State Playoffs
5:00 PM  @ Fellowship Christian
5:00 PM 
Away
Highlights
Volleyball Varsity Girls VS Fellowship Christian Loss 0-3