An independent K-12 school on a beautiful wooded campus, 3 miles from Washington, DC

Congratulations to our 2017-18 Washington Post All-Met Athletes

Spring
Carter Bosch, First Team, Baseball; Maria Urban, Second Team, Softball; Anna Takis, Honorable Mention, Softball; Courtlynne Caskin, Second Team, Lacrosse; Will McLeish, Honorable Mention, Lacrosse; Braeden Meikle, Honorable Mention, Tennis

 

Winter
Courtlynne Caskin, Honorable Mention, Basketball; Devon Flowers, Honorable Mention, Basketball; Diego Cruzado, Honorable Mention, Swimming;  Sam Lu, Honorable Mention, Wrestling.

Fall 
Courtlynne Caskin, First Team, Soccer;  Grace Sherman, First Team, Soccer; Tracey Mills, Second Team, Soccer; Jack Rosener, Second Team Soccer

Pictured top left, Caskin; top-right, Sherman; bottom-left, Mills; bottom-right, Rosener.

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LEARN ABOUT POTOMAC'S ATHLETICS PROGRAM • UNDERSTAND THE ADMISSION PROCESS • MEET COACHES AND PLAYERS FROM OUR VARSITY TEAMS • ENJOY SOME GREAT BASKETBALL

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2017

Program begins at 7:00 pm in the Upper School Crossroads and will finish by 8:30.

Refreshments will be provided.

Girls basketball game begins at 6:30 pm - come early and see our girls in action!

Boys basketball game begins at 8:30 pm - stay late and cheer on our boys!


RSVP here or contact the Admission Office with any questions.

This event is only for interested students in Grades 6 and up.

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Congratulations to the following athletes for their selection to the fall All League teams: Junior Courtlynne Caskin (soccer), senior Hana Chaudhri (volleyball – honorable mention), senior Declan Cetta (soccer), freshman Moriah McDonald (tennis), senior Ricardo Facey (football), senior Cal Hoffman (cross country), junior Sara Kowalik (field hockey), senior Tyler Manderfield (soccer), junior Tracey Mills (soccer), senior Herbert Padilla (soccer), and sophomore Grace Sherman (soccer).

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Congrats Scholar-Athletes

Congrats to our scholar-athletes from the class of 2018!  Good luck next year.

Back row (left to right): Jamal Thompson (Emerson College–soccer), John Schooner (Oberlin College-baseball), Jake Logue (Franklin and Marshall–football), Alex Debayo-Doherty (Harvard University-soccer), Charlotte White (Colby College-soccer), Will Socas (University of Pennsylvania-soccer), Devon Flowers (James Madison University-basketball), Will McLeish (Tufts University -lacrosse), Stephen Yeonas (Connecticut College-soccer)

Front row (left to right): Tayte Dupree (Wake Forest University-tennis), Miles Wilson (St. Lawrence University-track and field), Hannah Gould (Davidson College-swimming), Tracey Mills (Dartmouth-soccer), Courtlynne Caskin (University of Virginia-lacrosse), Izzy Moran (University of Chicago-lacrosse), Hailey McKelvie (Tufts University-sailing), Nicole Manning (University of Richmond-cross country and track and field), Carter Bosch (Georgetown University-baseball)

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Stellar Season for Boys Varsity Tennis

Against all odds, the boys varsity tennis team just had one of its best seasons in years. Both coach Marty Hublitz and the rest of the team were certain that the 2017-18 school year was going to be about rebuilding the team’s strength, after five talented senior starters graduated the year before. But they found themselves winning – and winning. Eventually, the Panthers made it all the way to the VISAA State Championships, where they were named runners-up.

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Varsity Softball Wins ISL Tournament and Are ISL Co-Champions

Potomac defeated Holton-Arms 16-1 in the opening round of the ISL Tournament behind the strong pitching of Caroline Culp. Caroline pitched a four-hit complete game, striking out four and allowing only one earned run. The 12-hit offensive attack for Potomac was led by Maria Urban with three hits, including a double, and two hits by Caroline Semel and Caroline Jackson, including a triple. They next beat #3 seed NCS 15-0 in the semi-finals and took on Flint Hill in the championship game. Tied 2-2 going into the 7th inning, Potomac batted through the line up and scored 6 runs to secure the win.

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Contact Information

Team Schedules

Fall Sports

Winter Sports

Spring Sports

Important Dates

US football begins on Thursday, August 16, 2018.

US golf, boys and girls soccer, field hockey, girls tennis, boys and girls cross country, and girls volleyball all begin on Monday, August 20, 2018.

Summer Weight Room Hours

Monday June 11 - Friday August 17

Mondays - Weds - Fridays 8-10am and Mondays - Fridays 3:30 - 6pm

If you are lifting in the mornings, park in the swimming pool parking lot.

Announcements

Congratulations to the following athletes for their selection to the fall All-League teams: Mary Kate Ausbrook (soccer), Preston Bacon (football), Carter Bosch (football), Courtlynne Caskin (soccer), Brian Check (football), Max Cristinzio (golf), Doug Cobb (cross country), Caroline Culp (volleyball), William Duryea (cross country), John Fleming (golf), Sara Kowalik (field hockey honorable mention), Margot Labrecque (cross country), Jake Logue (football), Sam Lu (football), Moriah McDonald (tennis), Pearl Nguyen (tennis), Nicole Manning (cross country), Maddie McGavin (field hockey), Tracey Mills (soccer), Jack Rosner (soccer), Ethan Shapiro (golf), Grace Sherman (soccer), Alex Saba (soccer), Will Socas (soccer), and Stevo Yeonas (soccer).

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Potomac LAX: Teamwork and Coaching Come Together

Inspiring, knowledgeable coaches and a teamwork mentality are just some of the strengths of Potomac's girls lacrosse program.

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Boys Basketball: It is More Than Just Teamwork

Take a look inside the boys basketball program at The Potomac School. Coach Franklin teaches more than basketball to his team; he teaches life lessons to all his players.

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Potomac Squash: A Strong Tradition

Potomac's squash program has been one of the best in the area for the past decade. Watch this video to see what our coaches and players are saying about Panther Squash!

Girls Basketball: Driving Towards Success

On the court and off the court, the girls basketball team works together and lifts each other up. "Everyone does their part and we rely on each other's support," captain Alex Moran says. It's this unconditional support that helps the Panthers achieve success on the hardwood, in the classroom, and around campus.

Leaving It All on the Ice

Potomac's ice hockey team knows what it takes to win: an entire team. In such a physically and mentally demanding sport like hockey, players need to know exactly what is expected of them. "Each individual needs to know how they fit into the team and be willing to make sacrifices," Ryan Kelly says. When everyone on the team works together, the Panthers get results on the ice.

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Upcoming Games

OPEN COACHING POSITIONS

Girls Coaching Positions (for Fall 2018)

  • Varsity Volleyball Assistant Coach
  • JV Girls Soccer Assistant Coach
  • Varsity Girls Tennis Assistant Coach
  • IS Volleyball Head Coach

Boys Coaching Positions (for Fall 2018)

  • Upper School Wrestling Coach
  • IS Wrestling Coach

For girls coaching positions, please contact Cas Blanchard, girls athletic director, at cblanchard@potomacschool.org or 703-749-6345.

For boys coaching positions, please contact Rob Lee, boys athletic director, at rlee@potomacschool.org or (703) 749-6372.