Middleburg, Va. (September 15, 2014) – Serena Holz, a junior forward on Foxcroft School’s field hockey team, was named Foxcroft’s First Athlete of the Week.
She notched five goals in the team’s first two games to earn Athlete of the Week honors for the period ending on September 13. It was the first Athlete of the Week selection of the 2014-15 school year.
Serena had three goals in Foxcroft’s 6-0 victory over Middleburg Academy on Tuesday, September 9, then added two more in a 5-0 victory over Madeira on Thursday, September 11. She already has equaled her goals total from a year ago.
Founded in 1914, Foxcroft School is a college-preparatory boarding and day school for girls in grades 9-12. It opened the 2014-15 school year with a student body comprised of 157 girls representing 19 states, the District of Columbia and 15 countries. Nearly three-quarters of the students are boarders and about a third receive financial aid.