Archmere Students Spend Two Weeks in France
Chris McCord '11 Receives Academic/Athletic Award at Princeton University
Ten Archmere students spent two weeks in France under the supervision of World Languages and Cultures Teacher Nancy Cooper and French Teacher Katie Eissler-Thiel. The bi-annual exchange program in Senlis, France included classes on the campus of the Lycée Privé Saint-Vincent with their French correspondents, along with trips to Chantilly, Normandy, Paris and several other areas surrounding Senlis. The school's French correspondents will visit Archmere next April.
To visit the blog site and view photos from their trip, click here.
Five Archmere Boys' Lacrosse Players Awarded 2015 Delaware All-State Accolades
Archmere's 2011 valedictorian, Chris McCord, r
eceived the Princeton University Class of 1916 Cup as the senior varsity athlete of highest academic standing at Princeton's Class of 2015 Commencement. The award, which was given by the Class of 1916 on the occasion of its 50th reunion, is presented to the senior varsity letter winner with the highest academic standing.
Princeton's online publication, The News At Princeton, writes: McCord, an operations research and financial engineering major, is a four-year letter-winner on the sprint football team. He served as one of the team's captains during the past two seasons. He was a first-team College Sprint Football League selection as a junior, the same year he made 35 receptions, the second-highest single-season total in program history. He was a second-team College Sprint Football League selection as a sophomore and senior, and he was named an Academic All-Ivy League honoree this past fall.
To read the full article published on The Examiner click here.
Congratulations to the Auks on another exciting Lacrosse season! The following players have received recognition for their play this year:
- Colin Duffy (All-State First Team, Attack)
- Ben Revak (All-State Second Team, Midfield)
- Patrick Udovich (All-State Second Team, Defense)
- Robbie Baxter, (All-State Third Team, Attack)
- Nick Salameda, (All-State Third Team, Midfield Specialist)
Again, congratulations to the Archmere Boys' Lacrosse program for an excellent 2015 spring campaign!