Articles Categorized: Athletics

Susana Hancock ’03 tackles the Arctic

Susan Hancock '03 was recently the subject of a lengthy profile in the Portland Press Herald. Susana's work in the area of climate change, in addition to her physical fitness developed through decades of rowing competition and coaching, have led...

Varsity Sports Slideshow — Winter 2022

This week, coaches, athletes, and parents gathered to celebrate the winter season in Franklin Theater for the winter varsity sports recognition night. The event featured a slideshow of the winter athletic season. Congratulations to all of the athletes! Watch the slideshow.

A great day for Waynflete Athletics

The Nordic ski teams had a great day at Stark's Mountain in Fryeburg on day 2 of the WMC championship. The girls finished second overall, while the boys finished fifth. The Wayflete/South Portland/Cape Elizabeth girls ice hockey co-op team defeated...

Boys varsity soccer coach Brandon Salway receives regional award

Waynflete boys varsity soccer coach Brandon Salway has been named the 2021 Fall New England Boys High School Coach of the Year by United Soccer Coaches. This is a major accomplishment for Brandon and the entire boys soccer program.  The...

Press Herald Names Waynflete’s Fall Athletes of the Year

Congratulations to Elli Howerton-Lynch (field hockey) and George Fahey (golf) for being named Waynflete's Fall Athletes of the Year by the Portland Press Herald. Read the Press Herald article

Upper School sisters take the mountains by storm

Congrats to sisters Keegan '23 and Fiona '25 for a fantastic mountain biking season that saw both on the podium multiple times! Read the Press Herald article  

Artificial turf installation begins at the Fore River Campus

Waynflete Athletics is thrilled to announce that the installation of artificial turf on Hall Field has begun at the Fore River Campus! The problem of games being cancelled in the spring and fall due to drainage issues and grubs will...

Boys varsity soccer team makes it three in a row

Congrats to our boys varsity soccer team for their 2-1 Class C state championship win over Fort Kent in Presque Isle last weekend! This is the third consecutive state championship for the team and the seventh for coach Brandon Salway....

A super Saturday for the Flyers

Girls cross-country had a great day at Twinbrook, capturing the Class C south runner-up plaque. Boys cross-country exceeded expectations, coming in fifth in Class C out of 15 teams. Both cross-country teams qualified for the state meet Saturday at Troy Howard Middle School...

Press Herald’s Waynflete Flyers fall sports preview

Be sure to check out the Press Herald's Waynflete Flyers fall sports preview, featuring comments from all our coaches! Read the story

Patrick Shaw ’21 competes at worldwide freestyle skills tournament

Congratulations to Patrick Shaw '21, who made it to the quarterfinals (top 8) at this year's Super Ball, the global freestyle soccer skills competition. Watch the action: Top 32 battle (vs. Bas) Top 15 battle (vs. Marco) Quarterfinals battle (vs....

A magical conclusion to the spring 2021 athletic season

After missing the spring 2020 season due to COVID-19, Waynflete teams took full advantage of a return to sports in 2021. All our MPA teams won at least one postseason contest and Waynflete track athletes impressed on the track.  (more…)

Cathie Connors notches 300th win

Last Saturday was a record-breaking day: Cathie Connors become the first coach of a Maine girl's lacrosse team to cross the 300-win threshold. To add to the wonders of the day, it was Cathie’s daughter, Jess, who scored the winning...

Congratulations to our winter athletes/coach of the year!

Congrats to Sarah Morgan '23 (Nordic skiing) and Chris Saadé '21 (basketball) and for being named Waynflete's Athletes of the Year by The Forecaster. Read more about Sarah and Chris in this article. The Forecaster named Bob Mills its Southern...

Press Herald picks fall Athletes of the Year

Congratulations to Joey Ansel-Mullen and Semma Twining, recognized by the Portland Press Herald as our fall athletes of the year! Read the Press Herald article Image: Portland Press Herald

300 wins!

Congratulations to boys soccer coach Brandon Salway for netting his 300th win in a match against Sacopee Valley High School today! Waynflete Athletic Director Ross Burdick had this to say: Waynflete and the boys soccer program are extremely fortunate to...

Honoring Spring Senior Athletes

Twenty-four baseball, crew and lacrosse senior athletes will not have a chance to wear the Waynflete uniform and represent the Flyers this spring.  But their impact on Waynflete athletics has been significant. The crew team had the best season in...

Waynflete wraps up a stellar winter sports season

It was another successful winter for Flyer teams on the hardwood, on the ice, on the trails, and in the pool. The boys alpine ski co-op captured the Class A state championship, and boys basketball, boys hockey, and girls hockey...

Dominic Campbell ’21 profiled on WMTW

Junior Dominic Campbell was recently profiled on WMTW. Watch the segment to learn more about his hard work over the past year.

Waynflete Athletes and Coach of the Decade

Congratulations to Martha Veroneau '13 and Harry Baker-Connick '15 for being recognized by The Forecaster as Waynflete's Athletes of the Decade—and to Jeff Madore, who was recognized as Coach of the Decade. Read about Martha and Harry Read about Jeff Madore

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