The Sagamore

Player Profile: Maeve Forti, softball

April 30, 2014

Sag: What kind of offseason work did you do? Forti: I take pitching lessons throughout the year.  This year I didn’t because I had a concussion, and that was hard, but I usually try to work out and condition before the...

Player Profile: Drew Friedler, boys volleyball

April 30, 2014

Sag: What is your favorite aspect of volleyball? Friedler: I really like the whole team dynamic of the sport. It involves a lot of working together, and you have to be a cohesive to really be successful. It’s not really an...

Player Profile: Sarah Silvestri, varsity sailing

March 27, 2014

Sag: Do you plan to sail later on in your life? Silvestri: I’d like to. My dad’s sailing played a really big role in his life as a young adult. He traveled around the world and lived in Australia and Hawaii and trained there ...

Player Profile: Jack Miller, varsity rugby

March 26, 2014

Sag: Do you hope to continue to play rugby after high school? Miller: Yes, I want to take it as far as I can. It’s a huge part of my life. It probably will never not be something that I do because you can play it for as long a...

Player Profile: Jack Moyer, boys varsity basketball

February 14, 2014

Sag: What values have you drawn from playing basketball? Moyer: It has played a huge role in my life. I started playing basketball in kindergarten, playing rec basketball in Old Lyme, Connecticut, and I have been playing eve...

Player Profile: Elena Brown, girls varsity indoor track

February 14, 2014

Sag: Why do you choose to run? Brown: It’s a good way to release stress because you just get everything out of you, and you just try to go as fast as you can. It taught me how to deal with stress and how to stay determined ...

Player Profile: Henry Finkle, varsity wrestling

January 22, 2014

Sag: What about wrestling first really caught your interest? Finkle: It’s kind of an individual sport, but you’re still wrestling for a team. You want your team to do well, but you don’t have to rely on others, it’s all...

Player Profile: Sara Maiella, gymnastics

December 19, 2013

Sag: How has your role on the team changed now that you are one of the older members? Maiella: Going in, I was definitely scared and reserved because I didn’t know anybody who was on the team. It was a big change for me go...

Player Profile: Ben Pollak, swimming

December 19, 2013

Sag: What have you learned from your sport that you can use in everyday life? Pollack: Swimming is a sport where you really have to work hard to get better and see your hard work pay off when you race. You can definitely take the ...

Player Profile: Carrie Tucker, cheerleading

December 4, 2013

Sag: Do you think that you guys do a good job influencing the team’s energy when you’re cheering on the sidelines? Tucker: I’d like to think that we do. I’ve talked to some of the football players and they say they lik...

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