Congratulations to Courtney Talken for her selection to the Missouri All-State Choir! Only juniors and seniors are allowed to audition for the nationally recognized honor choir and this is Courtney's second year for this honor. She is only one of six girls selected for the choir (from a field of 200) through a rigorous audition process which began three weeks ago. Courtney will be rehearsing and performing for the Missouri Music Educators Conference at Tan-Tar-A Resort in January.
Missouri Class 4 Sectional 4 Meet
Jesse James Park, Kearney, MO.
October 28, 2017
10:30 a.m. - Class 4 Sectional 4 Girls Race
11:30 a.m. - Alternates Race
12:00 p.m. - Awards
The top four teams and 30 individuals in the Class 4 race will avance to the state meet Nov. 4 in Jefferson City, MO.
The St. Teresa's Academy dance team added a junior varsity squad for the winter season. Congratulations to the following girls:
Managers: Grace Coleman, Sophia Durone
The St. Teresa's Academy cross country team finished second at the MSHSAA Class 4, District 8 meet, Oct. 21 at Liberty North High School. Addie Coppinger led the Stars with a sixth place finish and logged a new personal best time of 19:46. Abbie Hennessy finished 12th, Maddie Douglass finished 14th, Rose Crowe finished 16th and Natalie Kistler finished 18th. The second place team finish advanced the Stars to the MSHSAA Class 4, Sectional meet at Kearney, MO. Oct. 28.
For the third consecutive year, the St. Teresa's Academy volleyball team is headed back to the MSHSAA Class 4, State Volleyball Championships. The Stars (25-4-2) defeated Park Hill South 2-1 in the Sectional match and Liberty in the Quarter-final match Saturday to advance. The Stars open round-robin play, Oct. 27 at 3 p.m. vs. St. Dominic.
Tryouts for the 2017-18 winter athletic seasons begin October 30 (basketball) and Nov. 6 (swim & dive). For those interested in trying out for a winter sport please fill out this form as soon as possible. The required winter sport Parent/Athlete Meeting will be held Tuesday Nov. 7 at 6 p.m. in Goppert Gymnasium.
The St. Teresa's Academy cross country team will compete at the MSHSAA Class 4, District 8 meet, Oct. 21 at Liberty North High School. Race time is scheduled for 10:45 a.m. The top four teams and 30 individuals will move on to the Sectional Meet, Oct. 28 at Kearney High School. Admission is $5.
The St. Teresa's Academy dance team has announced the addition of a junior varsity squad for the 2017-18 winter season. Tryouts for the team will run Oct. 17-18 from 5-7 p.m. with auditions taking place, Oct. 19 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. All events will take place in Goppert Gymnasium. Any student-athletes who wish to tryout for the squad must have their MSHSAA Physical Form and PRIVIT Information completed and submitted electronically prior to tryouts taking place.
St. Teresa's Academy Athletic Director, Mark Hough announced the hiring of Bridget Kelly as the head swim & dive coach, Oct. 13. Kelly will replace former head coach Rob Cole, who accepted a coaching position within the Blue Valley school district. A Kansas City native, and St. Teresa's alumna, Kelly received her undergraduate degree from the University of Central Missouri and master's from the University of Phoenix. After swimming for STA, Kelly attended the University of Omaha Nebraska where she swam from 2007-10. As a youth, Kelly swam for KC Blazers.
Dear Alumnae, Parents and STA Community,