The 2016 season has been a memorable and even historic one for the Pinkerton Academy cross-country teams. And the Lady Astro and Astro boy harriers put the final touches on their superb campaigns with impressive showings at the New England High School Cross-Country Championships at Ponaganset High School in Foster, R.I., last Saturday, Nov. 12.
It was a perfectly fitting scene to behold when Pinkerton Academy lacrosse stars Emily Sharretts, Dani Tompkins, and Avery Drouin sat elbow to elbow at a table in the school’s athletic conference room last Wednesday, Nov. 9 signing their letters of intent to play their beloved sport on the collegiate level in the future. The
Wins and losses are way down on the list of priorities for high school sub-varsity sports teams, with the development of athletes, deepening their commitment to and understanding of their sport, and simply having plain old fun being far more important than records. With that in mind, coach Brianne Caira ended up with numerous reasons