The Foxcroft volleyball squad carried a lot of energy into Tuesday's home match against conference leader Wakefield, but they fell just short at the end. Wakefield led in the first set by 15-17, but senior captain Adair S. placed several good serves over to help the home team take the first set 25-20. In the second set, Foxcroft had some difficulty with serve receive, especially against Wakefield's setter, and they fell 9-25. Foxcroft gained back momentum in the fourth set and pushed the score to 18-25. In the final set, Wakefield jumped out to a 0-10 lead, but Foxcroft dug deep to make the score 19-21, but it was too little, too late, and they lost 19-25.
Kat W. '22 had a solid match, earning 10 service points, including one ace, to complement her 2 kills, 2 assists, 2 digs, and 2 blocks. Adair S. '21 had a great night from outside hitter, recording 4 kills and 7 digs. Elizabeth S. '21 was equally impressive on defense and offense, earning 8 kills and 8 digs. Mimi W. '24 had her best match yet as setter, and she racked up 6 assists in the effort.
An all-girls boarding and day school in Northern Virginia, Foxcroft prepares young women in grades 9-12 for success in college and in life. Our outstanding academic program offers challenging courses, including Advanced Placement classes and an innovative STEM program. Our premiere equestrian program is nationally recognized, and our athletic teams have won conference and state championships. Experience the best in girls' boarding schools: visit Foxcroft.