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Support. Inspiration. Determination. Spirit. Strength. Trust. These are the words Emma Girls use to describe the student athlete experience. 
Team sports at Emma Willard School are part of our larger commitment to wellness, where teamwork builds not just strength of body, but also close friendships and self- confidence.

Try out a new skills or truly excel in an activity you’ve been training in for years on one of our 13 interscholastic JV and Varsity athletics teams. Emma’s take-on-anything culture means we have everything from first-time players to state and national champions playing with and learning from each other.

Athletics Headlines

List of 3 news stories.

  • Basketball

    How Sweet It Is: 2020-2021 Athletic Desserts

    By Sandra Santana
    This week, Emma Willard School hosted a virtual Athletic dessert during Morning Reports, honoring the athletes of the 2020-2021 school year.
  • NYS Invitational Crew Regatta streamed live (May 23)

    Watch LIVE 

    Due to potential bad weather this afternoon, the race schedule has been updated as follows:
    11:24 Girls Senior 4+ Heat (entry A)
    11:31 Girls Senior 4+ Heat (entry B)
    12:46 Girls U17 4+ FINAL
    2:24 Girls Senior 4+ Final (if advancing out of heats)

    11:30 AM - Girls Senior 4+ (A) Push from Dock 
    11:35 AM - Girls Senior 4+ (B) Push from Dock 
    12:00 PM - Start Time, Girls Senior 4+ Heat #1, Lane 6, Top 5 to Final
    12:10 PM - Start Time, Girls Senior 4+ Heat #2, Lane 2, Top 5 to Final
    1:10 PM - Girls U17 4+ Push from Dock 
    1:40 PM - Start Time, Girls U17 4+ FINAL, Lane 6
    3:20 PM - Girls Senior 4+'s that have advanced to the final Hands On
    3:30 PM - Girls Senior 4+'s Push from Dock
    4:00 PM - Start Time, Girls Senior 4+, Lane to be determined after Heats
    Go Jesters!!!!
  • EWS Swimming and Diving at the Colonial Council Championship (image by Tina V. P'21)

    Crowning the Champions

    Sandra Santana
    In a year brimming with historic athletic firsts, Emma Willard School has officially joined the action. After dominating the competition by nearly 30 points last Saturday, the Jesters Swimming and Diving team has captured the Colonial Council Championship, the first in school history.
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