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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.

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    2021 Fall Athletic Desserts

    By Sandra Santana
    Last month, Emma Willard School came together to celebrate 180 Jesters across 11 Fall sports at Athletic Desserts. While all athletic celebrations bring joy to the community, this particular event was a special one, marking the first full season of play since Fall 2019. Read on for our list of Fall award winners!
  • Emma S. ’22 joined by her parents on National Signing Day!

    Historic National Signing Day for Emma S. ’22

    By Sandra Santana
    Joined by family and friends, Emma S. ’22 made history on Wednesday as she became the first Division I basketball signee from Emma Willard School. The senior captain joined the nation's top talent as she officially signed a letter of intent to continue her academic and athletic career next year at Lafayette College in Easton, Pennsylvania.
  • Fall 2021 Pep Rally

    Let's Get Loud: Fall 2021 Pep Rally

    By Sandra Santana
    Jester Pride was on full display today as a sea of red, white, and black poured into Morning Reports. For the first time in two years, Emma Willard School hosted the Fall Pep Rally, celebrating our student athletes and coaches. 
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