On behalf of the Immaculate Heart Academy administration and Athletic Department, we would like to honor the following student-athletes and their families for the time and commitment they have given to IHA and their sport over the last four years. Congratulations for officially signing to the following notable colleges and universities:
Clockwise from top left are Daniella Smith’20 – Track and Field (Rider University – sports management); Liz Patterson’20 – Volleyball (Stevens Institute of Technology – biology); Giavanna Baquerizo’20 – Swimming (University of Scranton – physiology); Jana Mucci’20 – Soccer (Stevens Institute of Technology – engineering management); Maeve Duffin’20 – Volleyball (United States Coast Guard Academy – cyber security); and Julia Ficon’20 – Volleyball (Muhlenberg College – undecided).
Over the course of their high school careers, these six student-athletes have attained more than eight hundred fifty collective hours of service, fourteen league championships, eight county championships, and nine state championships. This impressive group of students boasts an average GPA of 3.7 and includes two National Honor Society members, one Science NHS executive board member, one National Art Honor Society member, and one member of the Christian Service Board.
“In addition to honoring these student-athletes, I would like to take this opportunity to say thank you to them and their parents for the countless hours they have put into representing IHA over the course of their high school careers,” said Mr. John Downey, director of athletics. “With their efforts, dedication, support, and skills, they have facilitated Immaculate Heart Academy in continuing our tradition of excellence in high school athletics.”