Athletics

Participation in athletics plays a vital role in our students’ lives. Our strong, committed coaching staff is dedicated to help our athletes develop physically, mentally, and emotionally.  Try out for a spot on one of our highly competitive varsity teams, practice your skills on a JV team, or join one of many athletic clubs.   
Athletics

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List of 18 news stories.

  • Fryeburg Academy head coach David Turner (right), assistant coach David Jones, and Tucker Buzzell ‘19 awarded the Campbell Conference Head Coach of the Year, Assistant Coach of the Year, and Player of the Year respectively.

    Tucker Buzzell ’19 Earns Campbell Conference Class C South Player of the Year

    Tucker Buzzell ’19 has been named the 2018 Campbell Conference Player of the Year.  The award was presented at the league banquet on Sunday, November 18. Also, FA’s head coach David Turner and assistant coach David Jones were named the Campbell Conference Head Coach and Assistant Coach of the Year, respectively.
     
  • Alfie Walker '19 Receives the Head of School Award

    2018 Fall Sports Awards Night

    On Wednesday, November 14, the 2018 Fall Sports Awards Night was held at the Harvey Dow Gibson Athletic Center to recognize outstanding student-athletes who played during the fall season. Eight different sports were represented along with 197 student-athletes and their respective coaches who attended the evening’s event with family and friends.
     
  • Abigail Hewes defends a Yarmouth player during their 3-0 Western Maine Conference win.

    In the News: FA Girls' Field Hockey Score Victory

    FRYEBURG — Kaylee Emery and Kirsten Wentworth scored first-half goals Thursday, and Fryeburg Academy went on to a 3-0 victory against Yarmouth in a Western Maine Conference field hockey game.
    Maggie Powers made it 3-0 from Abigail Hewes in the second half for Fryeburg (3-0). Ryan Buffy and Camden Jones added assists.
     
    Cayte Tillotson made 12 saves for Yarmouth (1-2).
  • FA girls’ alpine skiers make it a sweep of both Nordic and alpine girls’ Maine Class A State Ski Championships with their team victory and a trophy brought home to the Academy.

    FA Girls’ Ski Teams Sweep Nordic and Alpine Maine Class A State Ski Championships

    It was a winning season for Fryeburg Academy girl’s Nordic and alpine ski teams, earning back-to-back state championships. The championship was the first one for the girls’ Nordic team since 1987. The race was held at Black Mountain in Rumford, ME, utilizing a different format.  FA Coach John Weston cited the race’s new format as a positive change: “Some of the conferences have been doing this format [starting lineups based on the distance from the finish line from the classical race] for a couple of years, and they really wanted to push it through to the state level. It made for some exciting racing.”
     
  • FA Football Head Coach, David Turner, receives the 2017 Class “C” Campbell Conference Coach of the Year Award.

    FA's Head Football Coach, David Turner, Named Campbell Conference Coach of the Year

    We are pleased to announce that Fryeburg Academy’s Head Football Coach David Turner has been named the 2017  Class “C” Campbell Conference Coach of the Year.  Turner was recognized on Sunday, November 19 at the All-Star Banquet held each year by the Campbell Conference to recognize outstanding athletes and coaches in each class.
  • Head of School Erin Mayo with Emily Carty '18, recipient of this year's Head of School Award.

    2017 Fall Sports Awards Night

    On Thursday, November 16, the 2017 Fall Sports Awards Night was held at the Harvey Dow Gibson Athletic Center to recognize outstanding student-athletes who played during the fall season. Eight different sports were represented along with 176 student-athletes and their respective coaches attending the evening’s event with family and friends.
  • In the News: Fryeburg Mountain Bikers Ready to Hit the Trails

    Bachman, Bart, "Fryeburg Mountain Bikers Ready to Hit the Trails," The Conway Daily Sun 
    September 14, 2017

    FRYEBURG — In mountain biking, you’re not just competing against other teams. You’re competing against rocks.
    Fryeburg Academy mountain biking coach Tyler Wilson describes Fryeburg’s home course as “classic New England” with “hand-built trails with rocks, roots and natural features.

     
  • Boys left to right: Antonin Santarelli, Sam Paulding, Seth Johnston, Christian Bedell, Alfie Walker, Ethan Reinbach, and Josh Rose

    FA Cross-Country Runners Emily Carty and Alfie Walker Run Personal Bests at Class B State Meet

    Jones, Loyd, "Carty Qualifies for the New England Championships; Sets New PR," The Conway Daily Sun
    November 16, 2016

    FRYEBURG — It was a record-setting day for members of the Fryeburg Academy cross-county teams on Saturday. Alfie Walker, the lone male Raider, and all seven members of the girls' team ran personal bests at the Class B State Meet in Belfast, Maine.

  • Left to right: Tyler Worcester, Keegan Jones, Chris Burquist, Connor Delaney, Coach Dutton, Addison Schwarz, and Damian Eldridge.

    FA's Golf Team Earns South B Sportsmanship Award & Qualifies for Team State Championship

    We are pleased to announce that FA’s golf team qualified for the Class B Team State Championships held on Saturday, October 8th at the Natanis Golf Club in Vassalboro, ME. The team’s record for the regular season was 7-4-1, finishing in 7th place at States, where they were also honored with the South B Sportsmanship Award.
  • Head of School Award recipients Bridget Tweedie '17 and Mackenzie Buzzell '17 with Head of School Erin P. Mayo.

    Fryeburg Academy 2017 Winter Sports Awards

    Congratulations to the following individuals and student-athletes who were recognized at this year's Winter Sports Awards Ceremony:
  • Mackenzie Buzzell '17 Selected as One of 20 Finalists for the 2016-17 Triple-Impact Competitor Scholarship Program

    We are pleased to announce that Mackenzie Buzzell ‘17 of Fryeburg Academy has been selected one of 20 finalists for the 2016-17 Triple-Impact Competitor Scholarship Program from across New England by Positive Coaching Alliance-New England (PCA-NE).
     
  • Mountain Center’s Strength and Conditioning Program Grows in Popularity at FA

    For the second summer, the strength and conditioning program at Fryeburg Academy — run by Mountain Center Performance Fitness — has become an increasingly popular offering with student-athletes. The Academy has contracted with Mountain Center for athletic training services for many years and expanded the partnership in 2015 to include a strength and conditioning program for students.
     
  • FA's Football Team Wins Class C South Sportsmanship Award

  • 'Fryeburg Academy guard Julia Quinn collides with Cape Elizabeth’s Kelly O’Sullivan while attempting to shoot Thursday in a Class A South season finale. Fryeburg won, 40-27.' (Whitney Hayward Photo)

    'Girls’ basketball: Strong finish for Fryeburg'

    The Raiders end their regular season with a 40-27 win over Cape Elizabeth.
  • 'MWVST off to a strong start on the slopes'

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  • 'Raiders are on another win streak'

    "For us, it is all about the process of getting better."
    - Coach Sean Watson
  • 'Seniors on the Fryeburg Academy Indoor Track Team have turned in a number of strong performances this winter.' (Lloyd Jones Photo)

    A Win for the Track Team

    "There were eight other teams at the meet and the girls came away with an overall win" - Coach Kevin McDonald
  • Highlighting the meet at the University of Southern Maine in Gorham was the performance of Anna Lastra, who shattered the school two-mile record for the second time this season.

    'Lastra Shatters School Mark, Again'

    "We now have 14 athletes qualified for the State Meet."
    - Coach Kevin McDonald
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