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September 30, 2022

This Week in Athletics

What a great start to the year it has been in athletics. Since Outings Week concluded, it has been nothing but competition here on the Mesa. The excitement from wins and disappointment from tough losses are both present, and we are so grateful to feel all of it. Girls volleyball has had a successful season …


September 30, 2022

Head of School’s Notebook: Reading on the Road

I flew to the East Coast last week. When I was a boy, airplane travel was a relatively infrequent occurrence. My family took the train or drove most places. My grandparents lived in South Carolina, so at least once a year we would drive from our home in Massachusetts to my cousins’ home in Washington …


September 28, 2022

Girls Varsity Volleyball vs St. Bonaventure

Girls varsity volleyball lost their fifth league match vs St. Bonaventure on Tuesday, September 27th. The Rams had a tough time getting things going against a strong St. Bonaventure team who served tough and had some strong offensive plays to help them win the first set 25-17. Cate started off slow in set 2 as …


September 28, 2022

Girls Varsity Tennis vs Laguna Blanca

Cate girls tennis got back to their winning ways after a narrow defeat by Foothill Tech, taking a resounding 15-3 win over Laguna Blanca on Tuesday in Hope Ranch. The win was spearheaded by a nearly blemishless performance from the Cate singles lineup. Alyna Takahashi ’24, Frances Davis ’24, and Ellie Tunnell ’23 dropped just …


September 28, 2022

Cross Country – TCAA Preview Meet

The Cate girls and boys cross country teams competed in their first race of the season on Friday, September 23rd at the TCAA season preview meet. The girls varsity team was impressive in their debut finishing first out of six league opponents. Over thirty runners competed and all seven of Cate’s runners finished within the …


September 25, 2022

Girls Varsity Volleyball vs Thacher

Girls varsity volleyball won their homecoming match vs Thacher on Saturday, September 24th. The Rams struggled in the first set but eventually got into a rhythm and beat an aggressive Thacher team 25-16. The second set involved Cate getting ahead early and never looking back, with Cate winning 25-7. The third set was similar to …


September 25, 2022

Boys Varsity Water Polo vs Pioneer Valley

Yesterday, September 23rd, the boys varsity water polo team played in their first home game of the season versus Pioneer Valley High School. Pioneer Valley started the game fast, scoring the first two goals of the game from the whole set position. Cate was able to bounce back with two outstanding interior goals from senior …


September 25, 2022

Varsity Football vs Santa Clara

Cate’s football team picked up its second win in as many weeks with a 65-14 victory over Santa Clara. The Rams are now 2-1. As the score might suggest, Cate scored early and often. The first play from scrimmage saw Cate quarterback Pen Brooks ’24 go 65 yards for a score. After a Santa Clara …


September 23, 2022

Girls Varsity Volleyball vs La Reina

Cate girls varsity volleyball lost their fourth league match against La Reina High School on Thursday, September 22nd. La Reina came out strong in the first set by rattling off a 12-2 lead thanks to strong serving. The Rams struggled to get any offense going in the first set and lost 8-25. The second set …