Seniors stand center-stage as fall sports start to finish
Seniors (from left to right) Elisio Nascimento, Michael Palumbo, Alex Melo, Kyle Stewart, Nico Manganiello and their families celebrate senior day on Saturday, Oct 15.
Seniors (from left to right) Helen Bugaev, Alexys Suojanen, Bobbi O’Guin, Caroline St. Croix, Maria Henriquez, and Kyli Swann) with their families on senior day.
The Men's and Women's Cross Country teams honor senior Janard Jones during the halftime of the senior day Field Hockey game.
(Left to right) Assistant coach Mindy Esposito, senior Sage Dodier, senior Sheridan Blaha, senior McKensie Lennon, and head coach Jess Paulin celebrate Senior Day on Saturday, Oct 15.
Senior defender Sage Dodier defending a short corner routine against Regis College. A starter for three seasons, Dodier has appeared in 47 games, recording eight goals and seven assists.
Senior captain Michael Palumbo takes a throw-in during their loss to Saint Joseph’s (Maine). A two-year captain, Palumbo has started 40 of the 47 games he’s appeared in. The Boston native scored in both of Men’s Soccer’s victories in 2021, including a standout performance at Dean College where Palumbo scored two of their three goals.
Senior captain Zach Kirsch competing in the Colby-Sawyer Charger Invitational Sept. 3, finishing with a 23:42.5. His best finish was sixth at the 2021 University of Saint Joseph Blue Jay Invitational, a 20:05 5k.
Senior goalkeeper Kyli Swann punts a ball down field against Saint Joseph’s (Connecticut). In two seasons, Swann has started 19 games with 7 clean sheets and an 11-7 record.
Senior midfielder McKensie Lennon playing a ball against Regis College. In 2021, Lennon recorded 11 points in 18 games.
Senior defender Alex Melo in the senior day match against Saint Joseph’s (Maine). Melo has started 29 of the 41 games he has appeared in and scored two goals.
Graduate midfielder Kyle Stewart looks onto the field during the Lasers 3-2 comeback victory over Colby-Sawyer which clinched a postseason berth. In 2019, Stewart scored one goal and tallied four assists in 20 appearances.