Hackley teams triumph at Winter Sting


Credit: Olivia Weinberg

Sophomore Jordan Wade scores against Fieldston in the Girls’ Basketball game.

By Joy Dracos and Benjy Renton

Kicking off the new year, Hackley’s athletic teams competed in the Winter Sting, an event dedicated to bringing the Lower, Middle and Upper Schools together to celebrate Hackley athletics. Towards the beginning of the afternoon, both Boys’ and Girls’ Squash teams defeated Fieldston and Holy Child 6-1 ad 7-0 respectively. The Girls’ Basketball team defeated the Fieldston Eagles 45-23 to add another win under their belt. Every wrestler on the Wrestling team, who was up against Salesian, won their individual matches and the meet as a whole. Hackley Swimming defeated Fieldston by a large margin. Finally, to end the night, the Boys’ Basketball team faced the Eagles at 8 p.m. After a competitive fight, the Hornets were defeated with a final score of 48-57.

See photos from the games below.

Photos by Benjy Renton, Raghav Chopra, Roya Wolfe, Olivia Weinberg, Will Goldsmith and Cosima Boettner.

See the final basketball scores here: