During a chapel service on Thursday, May 16, the Upper School community recognized the Southwest Preparatory Conference (SPC) All-Conference Teams, Team Awards, and recipient of the Sterling Wilson Award.
For nearly two years now, the St. Andrew's Athletics Department has been continuing to literally ‘team up’ with the Friends of Jaclyn Foundation (FOJ). FOJ is an organization whose mission is to improve the quality of life for children and families living with pediatric brain tumors and other childhood cancers through connections with mostly high school and collegiate sports teams.
Austin, TX--St. Andrew’s Episcopal School has signed a contract with Stretch Internet for free streaming of live video, stats and audio (when available) for select home athletics events in 2018-19.
Stretch Internet has become the industry leader in providing dedicated streaming solutions to college and university athletic departments, collegiate conferences, high schools and professional teams and organizations. Stretch provides real-time access to listener and viewer stats as well as mobile streaming to fans with a number of streaming devices. Some of these include iPad, iPhone, Android, Apple TV, Amazon Fire,Android T and the Roku app.
Josh Blumenthal has 18 years of lacrosse coaching experience, with 8 years each at both the high school and collegiate levels. Most recently, he served at Babson College as an Assistant Coach, and prior to that, he had spent four years at Regis College as their Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach. While at Regis, Blumenthal was named the 2013 New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) Coach of the Year, and he guided the Pride program to highs for number of wins, including a record nine victories in 2014, and their first-ever Eastern Athletic Collegiate Conference (ECAC) playoff appearance.
The Amityville, N.Y. native has coached numerous athletic and academic all-conference selections along with an NECC Conference Players of the Year, Pilgrim League Second Team All-Conference, NEILA All-Star and Academic All-Region participant.
Prior to those stops, Blumenthal was an assistant coach at Northeast-10 Conference powerhouse Adelphi University, where he worked primarily with the goalies and in operations. Before that, he spent four years as the Head Varsity Boys Lacrosse Coach and Sports Information Director at Palmer Trinity School in Miami. He led his team to a top-10 finish in South Florida in three of his four seasons and produced numerous All-State players, a County MVP, Academic All-American and four Senior Athletes of the Year. In 2006 he was named Miami-Dade County Coach of the Year.
He also served as Associate Head Coach and Offensive Coordinator for the U-19 Bermuda National Team in the summer of 2008.
He also spent two-years as goalie coach for the Babson College Women’s Lacrosse Team helping guide them to an NCAA Sweet 16 showing in 2010.
Located in Austin, Texas, St. Andrew’s Episcopal School is a private co-ed elementary, middle and high school for grades K-12. Students benefit from dedicated faculty, a challenging academic program, fine and performing arts, competitive athletics, and a wide selection of extracurricular activities.