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A Surprise Best Season for Girls Soccer

A Surprise Best Season for Girls Soccer

Green grass under cleats, blue sky above, and the flash of a white soccer ball in play while classmates and family cheered from the sidelines. The girls soccer team has always enjoyed an audience, and this past season fans got a better than average return on their dedication. The MSA […]

 
Final 2016-2017 Academic Awards Ceremony Celebrated

Final 2016-2017 Academic Awards Ceremony Celebrated

THE FINAL 2016 – 2017 YEAR AWARDS Art: JULIA MONTEIRO MARTINS Biology: JUNXI “SWARLER” FENG Chemistry: MENGUI “ZOE” DING Design/Build: WANYI “REBECCA ZHAO Engineering: ALMERO HENNING English: GUS MYERS French: AMANDA HISTAND History: TIAN “TIM” ZHAO Latin: PENGHUI ZHONG Mathematics: BOWEN “BETSY” FU Music/Singing: PIPER HAWLEY-HAYES Photography: ZIWEI “SHARON” XU Physics: ADAM […]

 
Lacrosse Team Scores Collective Goals

Lacrosse Team Scores Collective Goals

Heading into the 2017 lacrosse season coach Clay Wawner decided to simplify things. The team’s goals were not to win a certain number of contests, score a particular amount of points, or to win more face-offs. Coach’s goals for this season were to expect everyone on the team to always […]

 
Gervais Signs Professional Cycling Contract for 2017

Gervais Signs Professional Cycling Contract for 2017

Miller School of Albemarle Endurance Team captain and senior, Laurent Gervais, makes the jump to the professional ranks of cycling by signing with Aevolo Cycling Team, a new UCI/International Professional under-23 team.  The team is directed by Michael Creed, a former professional cyclist at the World Tour level. Coming from […]

 
Hufnagel Invited to the White House

Hufnagel Invited to the White House

Miller School of Albemarle’s Dean of Faculty and Director of Special Programs went to Washington D.C. on Thursday, November 17 to attend the White House Convening on Opportunities for Youth to Experience the Outdoors. Peter Hufnagel was invited to the White House to engage with senior White House and Obama Administration officials […]

 
Farmington Hunts MSA Campus

Farmington Hunts MSA Campus

On October 20th, the Farmington Hunt Club hunted on the Miller School of Albemarle campus and some adjoining properties.  In addition to the FHC members, there were three students from MSA participating – Ainsley Hanson, Josh Kim and Ralph Jang.  For Josh and Ralph this was their first time fox […]

 
MSA Again Selected as Commonwealth Top High School for 2016

MSA Again Selected as Commonwealth Top High School for 2016

Again this year, Miller School of Albemarle has been selected by Virginia Living as one of the Commonwealth’s Top High Schools and Colleges for 2016. Please see the below press release for further details and get your special October issue of Virginia Living on shelves now! CONTACT: Eden Stuart, Assistant […]

 
New Students Hike in the Blue Ridge

New Students Hike in the Blue Ridge

All new students, on their second day of orientation, made the hike up Humpback Rocks to get a beautiful view of the Shenandoah Valley.  The climb is only about one mile in length but gains over 800′ in elevation. Everyone enjoyed the break from meetings and books to get some […]

 
Alumnus Chase Cannon On to Next Challenge

Alumnus Chase Cannon On to Next Challenge

Chase Cannon saw his four-year basketball career come to an end in March with N.C. State’s 92-89 loss to Duke in the second round of the ACC Tournament. The Wolfpack’s campaign came to a close at 16-17 overall and 5-13 in the league to finish 13th in the 15-team conference. […]

 
COACH OF THE YEAR: Braxton brings home another state title for Miller

COACH OF THE YEAR: Braxton brings home another state title for Miller

Despite having just two starters returning from last season’s team, Miller School head girls basketball coach James Braxton led the Mavericks to their third straight VISAA Division II state championship. Braxton led Miller to a 20-8 record and its second straight championship game victory over Nansemond-Suffolk and George Washington University […]