Middle School Crusaders Defeat Spartanburg Day

Shannon Forest’s Middle School Baseball team defeated Spartanburg Day by a score of 12 - 8 on Wednesday, March 29. Hagan Johnson had three hits and scored three runs while Benjie Horton, Drew Freeman, Brandon Ward, Brandon Wilkins and Ben Stubbs each added a hit. Freeman picked up the win on the mound.

Crusaders Drop Doubleheader

On Tuesday, March 28, the Varsity and Middle School Baseball teams dropped a double header to Oakbrook Prep by the scores of 7-5 and 13-2. AJ Cowley, Ryan Flynn, and Connor Breazeale each had hits for the Varsity team while Brandon Wilkins and Daniel Meadors recorded hits for the Middle School Crusaders.

Varsity Women's Soccer Update

Shannon’s Lady Crusaders fell to Oakbrook Prep 0 -10 on Tuesday, March 28, Caroline Baughman never backed down during the battle and showed her strong defensive skills and for never backing down. The team faced Spartanburg Day on Wednesday, March 29 and lost a close one by 0 – 2. Aubrey Bouvier stepped up for the Lady Crusaders and recorded a great game overall.

Varsity Golf Scores

Shannon Forest teed off against Spartanburg Christian at Village Greens on Monday March 27. Final scores were Spartanburg Christian - 156 and Shannon Forest - 212. Crusader Hank Tuttle shot a team low of 41.
Varsity Golfer Hank Tuttle Leads in Early Season
The Varsity Crusader Golf team played two matches this week and junior Hank Tuttle led the team in both events. On Tuesday, March 14, Shannon Forest played at The Creek Golf Club with the following results:
Spartanburg Day 162
Oakbrook Prep 166
Shannon Forest 197
Tuttle shot a 41.
On Wednesday, March 15, the Crusaders played the Legacy Pines course and finished in 2nd place.
Brashier Middle College 192
Shannon Forest 197
Greer Middle College 203

Tuttle was the medalist in this match with a score of 40.

Mendelsohn and Muncy Qualify For State

The Shannon Forest Track & Field team participated in a meet at Southside Christian on Friday, March 10, against 8 other schools.
Individual highlights included:
  • Matthew Mendelsohn won the Boys 400m with a State Championship Qualifying time of 51.3.
  • David Muncy qualified for the State Championship in the 400m with a time of 56.10 taking 5th place.
  • Anna Kathryn Belew took 2nd place in the Girls 400m with a time of 67.05.
  • Veronika Birkner took 2nd place in the high jump with a height of 4-4.
The Crusaders then participated in the Chick-Fil-A Games on Saturday, March 11, at Eastside High School. 26 Schools from North and South Carolina competed in the meet. Individual highlights included:
  • Matthew Mendelsohn won the boys 800m with a State Championship Qualifying time of 2:01.69.
  • David Muncy qualified for the State Championship in the 800m with a time of 2:13.45.