The Crowd Gap: Girls and Boys Sports at Thacher

December 3, 2016, was a busy day for a large portion of the Thacher community. There were three soccer games, as well as three back-to-back basketball games.  With big wins for most of the games, it was a joyous occasion, with huge crowds turning up for the varsity boys’ game Two days laters, tri-varsity captain, … Continue reading The Crowd Gap: Girls and Boys Sports at Thacher

What’s In Store for Thacher Football?

By Annie Langan '18 On Friday, September 9th, the varsity football team journeyed over six hours to Alamo, Nevada to play Pahranagat Valley.  Thacher’s loss to the team last year (30-34) was the closest Pahranagat has come to losing a game in the last eight years.   Pahranagat had set the national record for most … Continue reading What’s In Store for Thacher Football?

The Beginning of the Best Year Yet

By Libby Kern '17 The new school year is rapidly approaching, and for students attending preseason, summer is coming to a close even sooner. On August 23, students who wish to come early for fall sports will arrive on Thacher’s campus. After almost three months of vacation, many people are anxious to reunite with their … Continue reading The Beginning of the Best Year Yet

Winter Tennis: The Future of Off-Season Sports?

Girls’ tennis kicked off the year with an amazing season, finishing as the runner-up for the CIF SS Division V, and the boys’ tennis team will start practice this spring. But what about this gap between the two seasons? The answer: winter tennis. The goal of this offseason opportunity is to better prepare the players … Continue reading Winter Tennis: The Future of Off-Season Sports?

Thacher Football Finishes Second in State

While most students returned home during Thanksgiving break, the Thacher Football team stayed at school preparing for their CIF Finals game versus Mojave. In their most successful season since bringing football to the school, the Toads saw themselves become the number two team in the state and the number one seed in the CIF Division … Continue reading Thacher Football Finishes Second in State