Several Loomis Chaffee alumni made headlines over the past few weeks for their performances on the ice, the field, and the track. Here are some stories you might have missed.
Alumni Athletes in the News
Former Loomis Chaffee swimmer Kelly Hanlon '17 is excelling in the water at University of Pennsylvania but this time on the sailing team, which placed second at the Intercollegiate Sailing Association Match Race National Championship in November.
Peter DeSimone '15 was named the Centennial Conference Offensive Player of the Week in lacrosse for his eight-point performance in Ursinus College's season opener against 17th-ranked Stevenson University.
Liana Hinds '12 recently signed a professional contract with Sundsvalls DFF, a professional soccer team in Sweden.
Bowdoin College junior Samantha Roy '16 was named the New England Small College Athletic Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week for her recent performances against Amherst College and Hamilton College.
On December 3, Middlebury College sophomore Madie Leidt '17 was named the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Women's Ice Hockey Player of the Week for her performance against Connecticut College last weekend.
Sophie Elgamal '16 finished 26th at the NCAA Division III Championships, earning All-American honors and running a personal-best time of 21:46.9 on the six-kilometer course in Winneconne, Wisconsin.
Lindsay Gabow '12, a first lieutenant in the U.S. Army and an intelligence officer at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio, Texas, won the Armed Forces Marathon women's championship this fall in conjunction with the Marine Corps Marathon, where she placed second among women overall.