Alexis Holmes '18 placed fourth in the women's 400m at the NCAA Track and Field Indoor Championships. She finished with a time of 52.37, the top time among freshmen.
Holmes was the only freshman to reach the final and earned All-American honors. She entered the race following a first-place finish in the event at the Big 10 Championship with a school-record time of 52.14.
Three Cheshire Academy boys' soccer players and one coach have earned accolades for the 2018 season.
Luca Mazzella '19 was named to the All-WNEPSSA Select Team and the Large School Prep All-State team. Owen Kempton '20 was named to the All-WNEPSSA Honorable Mention team and the Large School Prep All-State team. Theo Honey '19 was also named to the All-WNEPSSA Honorable Mention team, while Nick Joaquin was named Connecticut Large School Prep Assistant Coach of the Year.
It's the first time in school history Cheshire Academy has placed two players on the all-state team. Mazzella, Kempton and Joaquin will be honored at t the all-state banquet in January.