While establishing a strong foundation for lifelong fitness habits is a core objective of the Derryfield athletic program, coaches are always thrilled to work with talented and committed athletes who aim to compete in their sport at the highest level. Often, this involves committing to a university program as part of the admission process. So far this year, Derryfield has five seniors who have signed letters of intent with university programs.
DS GVBK opened the 2018-19 last Friday with a 49-24 victory over Portsmouth Christian. Tonight they increased their win total with a barn burner of a victory 44-40 over Epping. The game was not decided until the final five seconds. The Cougars take their 2-0 way up North to take on the 2-0 Woodsville Engineers on Friday!
As many of our kids were "cutting up" the dance floor Saturday night here at DS, some others were cutting up the ice in Dover. The HBDS Warrior's went up to Dover Saturday night to play in a "Friendship Invitational." There, we played three 25 minute running games. Tying the first 0-0, winning the second 2-0 and tying the third 1-1. Giving up our only goal, down a player in a penalty kill situation....
Located in Manchester, NH, The Derryfield School is a private day school for grades 6-12. Students benefit from a challenging academic program, fine and performing arts, competitive athletics, and a wide selection of extracurricular activities.