The STA track & field squad looks to continue the tradition of owning a deep talent pool and placing athletes in the State Championships. The Stars return 30 letterwinners, including 2016 State qualifiers Sofia Giocondo, Natalie Hull, Lauren McCann and Elsa Feigenbaum. Giocondo, Hull and McCann were all named All-State athletes. A wealth of freshman athletes provide a burst of positive things to come. The Stars will once again compete against top talent at the KU Relays and several local meets.
The STA lacrosse team is primed to put together a strong 2017 campaign. The defending Kansas City Metro Girls Lacrosse Association champions and Missouri State Lacrosse Association, fourth place finishers return 16 letter winners, including KCMGLA All-Metro players in Olivia Matlock, Helen Krause and MaryClaire Connor.
The 2017 season brings another spring filled with promise for the STA soccer team. The defending, back-to-back Missouri State High School Activities Association, Class 4 State Champions return 15 letterwinners, including Missouri State High School Soccer Coaches Association All-State and All-Regional player, sophomore Lily Farkas.
The St. Teresa's Academy track & field team will compete at the 2017 Spring Classic, March 31, hosted by Blue Valley Northwest and Blue Valley West High School at the Blue Valley District Activities Center at the northwest corner of 135th and Switzer in Overland Park, KS. Field events will begin at 3:15 p.m. with finals of the running events at 4 p.m.
The St. Teresa's Academy junior varsity soccer team will compete in the Blue Valley Northwest Spring Dawg Tournament, March 27-28 at the Blue Valley District Athletic Center at 135th St. and Switzer in Overland Park, KS. The Stars open play, March 27 vs. Shawnee Mission East at 4 p.m. on the DAC soccer field. The Stars will play at 4 p.m. vs.
The STA dance team competed at Missouri Dance Team Association State Championships, Feb. 25 in St. Charles, MO. The Stars competed in the Pom and Jazz categories. STA brought home a fifth place trophy in the Jazz division against the top competition in the state. Congratulations on a great season, Stars!