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Athletics

2023 Varsity Tennis

Our tennis program is focused on individual growth and resilience. We aim to instill in our players a willingness to learn from mistakes and to accept challenges. We see tennis as a way to learn the dedication, mental strength, focus, and confidence that are essential for success both on and off the court.

Our League Affiliations

Walker’s tennis program competes in Division 3 of the New England Preparatory School Athletic Council (NEPSAC). Walker’s is also a member school in the prestigious Founders League. League competitors include Choate, Taft, Hotchkiss, Loomis, Westminster, Kent, Kingswood Oxford, and Miss Porter’s.

Team Stats

Season

Record

1 W
17 L
0 T
0 W
1 L
0 T
1 W
9 L
0 T
0 W
7 L
0 T

Schedule

Date
Time
Opponent
Location
Score
Status
Details
Score
04/04/2022
-
4:45pm
Cheshire Academy
04/06/2022
-
3:00pm
Miss Hall's School
04/11/2022
0-9
4:15pm
Westminster School
04/13/2022
1-6
4:15pm
Hamden Hall Country Day School
04/20/2022
3-6
2:30pm
Miss Porter's School
04/23/2022
-
2:30pm
Watkinson School
04/25/2022
3-4
4:45pm
Cheshire Academy
04/27/2022
0-9
2:30pm
Kingswood Oxford School
04/29/2022
-
4:45pm
Cheshire Academy
04/30/2022
3-4
3:00pm
Canterbury School
05/04/2022
-
3:45pm
Westover School
05/11/2022
0-7
3:00pm
Berkshire School
05/14/2022
3-4
3:30pm
Millbrook School
05/18/2022
-
2:30pm
Kent School
05/21/2022
-
9:00pm
New England Tournament
04/05/2023
8-0
3:00pm
Miss Hall's School
04/10/2023
2-7
4:30pm
Westminster School
04/12/2023
1-6
4:00pm
Hamden Hall Country Day School
04/14/2023
-
4:30pm
Cheshire Academy
04/19/2023
3-4
2:30pm
Miss Porter's School
04/26/2023
0-9
2:30pm
Kingswood Oxford School
04/28/2023
2-5
4:30pm
Canterbury School
05/03/2023
3-4
3:00pm
Marianapolis Prep
05/06/2023
3-4
2:30pm
Millbrook School
05/10/2023
2-5
3:00pm
Berkshire School
05/17/2023
2-5
2:30pm
Kent School
05/20/2023
-
10:00am
Suffield Academy
04/03/2024
-
3:00pm
Miss Hall's School
04/06/2024
0-9
2:30pm
Loomis Chaffee School
04/08/2024
-
4:45pm
Westminster School
04/10/2024
-
3:30pm
Choate Rosemary Hall
04/13/2024
-
3:00pm
Berkshire School
04/17/2024
-
3:00pm
Miss Porter's School
04/20/2024
-
2:00pm
Williston Northampton School
04/24/2024
-
2:30pm
Kingswood Oxford School
04/27/2024
-
2:00pm
Canterbury School
05/01/2024
-
3:30pm
Wilbraham & Monson Academy
05/06/2024
-
4:45pm
Hamden Hall Country Day School
05/08/2024
-
4:00pm
Millbrook School
05/15/2024
-
2:30pm
Kent School
05/18/2024
-
10:00am
Suffield Academy Invitational

Coaches

Brendan O'Dwyer

bodwyer@ethelwalker.org

860-408-4300

Coach O’Dwyer helped to coach the Varsity Tennis team to the NEPSAC tournament in the 2017-2018 season. In addition to coaching tennis, Coach O’Dwyer is also the Head Skiiing Coach, where he has helped lead Walker’s to three NEPSAC titles from 2017-2019. Coach O’Dwyer teaches in the History Department and serves as an Upper School advisor.

Dr. Ned Edwards P'07, '10

nedwards@ethelwalker.org

Ned joined the coaching staff for the spring 2021 season as the assistant in the Varsity Tennis program. Coach Edwards is the Executive Director of the Capabilities Approach Program, Walker’s unique program dedicated to disrupting gendered mindsets and empowering girls to achieve their personal and professional goals. He has previously coached Varsity and JV Tennis and general fitness. Coach Edwards also teaches Ethics, World Religions, and English and is an Upper School advisor.

Other Resources

Founders League

thefoundersleague.org

National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

NCAA.org

New England Prep School Athletic Council (NEPSAC)

NEPSAC.org