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    "Courage, sacrifice, determination, commitment, toughness, heart, talent, guts – these are the enduring qualities that our girls develop through sports." -- Michelle Woodruff, Athletic Director
    Foxcroft's motto -- Mens sana in corpore sano --  translates to “a healthy mind in a healthy body,” and is a central aspect of life on campus.  The School is dedicated to the idea that exercise is critical in a girls’ development, and so physical activity is a part of the curriculum. Each student is required to participate in a structured physical activity throughout the year. In addition to developing physical activity as a lifelong habit, we believe participation in sports teaches the core values of sportsmanship, leadership, teamwork, and commitment.
    Athletic News
    All Four Varsity Teams to Compete for Championships Thursday
    Athletic Director Michelle Woodruff had a broad, bright smile on her face Wednesday afternoon.

    "Tomorrow is Championship Thursday for all four of our varsity teams!" she said. "How exciting is that!"
    Field Hockey  travels to perenniel power Fredericksburg Academy, Volleyball plays at Quantico High School, Tennis takes on Seton School in Manassas and Cross-Country competes in The Delaney Athletic Conference Championship at Randolph-Macon Academy in Front Royal, VA. All events begin at 4 pm.  

    Foxcroft’s Fall Sports Teams Take Dead Aim at DAC titles
    It has been a strong fall season for Foxcroft School’s athletic teams and all are in solid position to battle for Delaney Athletic Conference titles beginning Tuesday.
    Field hockey, volleyball and tennis will play in the DAC semifinals on Tuesday while the cross country team competes in the DAC Championships on Thursday at Randolph-Macon Academy in Front Royal.

    Varsity Field Hockey Team Peaks At Right Time
    Foxcroft's varsity field hockey team, runners-up in the VISAA Division II state tournament for the past two seasons, has struggled a bit this year to find an identity following the loss of three all-state players from last season. Through October 15, the squad had a 5-3 record, with all three losses coming against Delaney Athletic Conference rivals, and a ranking perilously close to the cut-off for being invited to the state tournament.

    With the graduation of goaltender Alicia Holz and midfielder Lilly MacDonald, as well as defensive starter Campbell Hartley, and the decision by 2013 leading scorer Alex G. to switch to cross country, Coach Michelle Woodruff has had the daunting task of filling some big holes. As the regular season winds down, she seems to have found the right formula. The team, led by senior co-captains Hannah A., Meredith D., Isabel M., and Madeline M., put on terrific performances last weekend, showing great hustle, good passing skills, resilience, and spirit against two very strong opponents.
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    Recent Scores & Highlights
    Thursday, October 30, 2014
    DAC Finals
    4:00 PM  @ Osbourn High School
    4:00 PM 
    Tennis -- Varsity VS Seton School Loss 2-5
    DAC Finals
    4:00 PM  
    4:00 PM 
    Volleyball -- Varsity VS Quantico Middle/High School Loss 2-3
    Upcoming Games
    Tuesday, November 04, 2014
    VISAA State Quarter-Finals
    Field Hockey -- Varsity VS @ Higher Seed
    VISAA State Quarter-Finals
    Tennis -- Varsity VS @ Higher Seed
    Friday, November 07, 2014
    VISAA State Semi-Finals
    Tennis -- Varsity VS @ Higher Seed
    VISAA State Championship @ Woodberry Forest
    TBD  @ Woodberry Forest
    Cross Country -- Varsity VS VISAA Invitational Championship Division II
    VISAA State Semi-Finals
    Field Hockey -- Varsity VS National Training Center Virginia Beach
    State Championships (Team)
    2013-14 – Lacrosse (17-0)

    Delaney Athletic Championships (Team)
    Note: Foxcroft joined the DAC in 2009
    2013-14 – Lacrosse
    2013-14 – Tennis
    2012-13 – Lacrosse
    2009-10 – Field Hockey
    2008-09 – Field Hockey

    Delaney Athletic Championships (Individual)
    2013 – Amy Edgemond ’14, cross country
    Foxcroft's Sports Hall of Fame
    Nominations for the Second Class of Sports Hall of Famers is Open!
    Learn more about Foxcroft School's Sports Hall of Fame and nominate worthy candidates here.
    Athletics Office
    Michelle Woodruff
    Athletic Director
    Year Appointed: 2010
    The College of William & Mary - BA
    Michelle Munro Woodruff brings nearly 20 years of experience in independent school education to her new position as Athletic Director at Foxcroft School. A graduate of The College of William & Mary, she has additional Master’s of Education and licensure credits from Old Dominion University and Virginia Wesleyan College, respectively. Since 1999, Ms. Woodruff has taught and coached at Norfolk (VA) Collegiate School, where she chaired the Visual Arts Department and the Student Opportunities Committee. Previously, Ms. Woodruff served as Athletic Director and taught Studio Art, Latin, and Third Grade at Fredericksburg (VA) Academy.
    Ms. Woodruff coached Norfolk Collegiate’s field hockey and lacrosse teams to the Virginia State Independent School’s Athletic Association Division II tournament this past year and earned two Coach of the Year awards in 2009. At Fredericksburg Academy, she coached field hockey and tennis. A former collegiate athlete, Ms. Woodruff is a competitive tennis player who captains a USTA 4.5-rated team that participated in the Virginia District Championships last summer.

    Ruth Ann Allen
    Athletic Trainer, Athletic Assistant
    Year Appointed: 2012
    Indiana University, Bloomington - B.S.
    Indiana University, Bloomington - M.S.