GDS Sports Bulletin—Week of Jan. 24

The men’s junior-varsity basketball team on Jan. 18. Photo by Reid Alexander.

Here are the results from GDS teams’ games and meets during the week of Jan. 24, as well as the schedule for next week’s competitions.

Men’s varsity basketball

Tuesday, Jan. 25: GDS (50) def. Bell Multicultural (35)

Friday, Jan. 28: GDS (68) def. Maret (56)

Women’s varsity basketball

Monday, Jan. 24: GDS (63) def. National Cathedral (23) 

Friday, Jan. 28: GDS (72) def. New Home Academy (52) 

Men’s junior-varsity basketball

Friday, Jan. 29: Maret (45) def. GDS (38)

Women’s junior-varsity basketball

Monday, Jan. 24: National Cathedral (34) def. GDS (29)

Wednesday, Jan. 26: Whittle (47) def. GDS (29)

Indoor track and field

A team’s score in track and field is the sum of the points it won based on placements in individual events and relays.

Thursday, Jan. 27: Episcopal High School Winter Invite (unscored meet)

Varsity wrestling

Wrestlers earn points from takedowns, reversals and other moves in their one-on-one matchups. A team’s individual scores are added to produce its final score.

Saturday, Jan. 29:

  • GDS (48) def. Wilson (18) 
  • Georgetown Prep (40) def. GDS (32)
  • GDS (42) def. Dematha (41)  

Swimming and diving

A team’s score in swimming and diving is the sum of the points it won based on placements in individual events and relays and the points given to divers by judges. 

Tuesday, Jan. 25: 

  • Maret (42) def. GDS (35) in women’s varsity
  • Holy Child (63) def. GDS (22) in women’s varsity
  • GDS (75) def. Maret (60) in men’s varsity 

Saturday, Jan. 29: Potomac wins MAC championships (full results unavailable)

Climbing

Climbers earn points based on the difficulty of the climbs they complete in a given period of time. A team’s top five individual scores are added to determine its final score, with the sixth-highest score serving as a tiebreaker.

Wednesday, Jan. 26: 

  • St. Albans (201) def. GDS (196) in men’s varsity
  • St. Albans (111) def. GDS (107) in men’s junior-varsity
  • NCS (140) def. GDS (73) in women’s varsity

Next week’s competitions

Per an update on Jan. 31, GDS now permits students to attend home games and livestreams basketball games. Scheduled competitions and spectator policies may be subject to change due to COVID-19 developments.

Tuesday, Feb. 1:

  • Women’s junior-varsity basketball at Holton-Arms (4:15 p.m.)
  • Men’s junior-varsity basketball vs. Potomac at home (4:15 p.m.)
  • Women’s varsity basketball at Holton-Arms (5:45 p.m.)
  • Men’s varsity basketball vs. Potomac at home (5:45 p.m.)

Wednesday, Feb. 2:

  • Varsity wrestling MAC Championships at Potomac (2:00 p.m.)

Thursday, Feb. 3:

  • Women’s junior-varsity basketball vs. Flint Hill at home (4:15 p.m.)
  • Men’s junior-varsity basketball at Flint Hill (4:15 p.m.)
  • Women’s varsity basketball vs. Flint Hill at home (6:00 p.m.)
  • Men’s varsity basketball at Flint Hill (6:00 p.m.)

Friday, Feb. 4:

  • Indoor track and field Episcopal High School Home Meet (2:45 p.m.)

Saturday, Feb. 5:

  • Indoor track and field Private and Independent School Invitational at Georgetown Prep (7:00 a.m.)

Information compiled by Alex Gerson. Grasshopper icon by Nava Mach.

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