Athletics

Champions believe in themselves.

Thornton Academy has a rich and storied history of athletic excellence. Throughout our history, Thornton Academy athletic teams have won more than 50 state championships, including championships in 2018 in Boys Lacrosse and Boys Outdoor Track. 

Today, athletics are an integral part of the Thornton Academy experience. We offer more than 50 teams at many different levels. All Thornton Academy students are encouraged to join a team — whether they are new to a sport or a potential New England champion. 

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The Stats

STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS

56

CURRENT ALUMNI COMPETING IN COLLEGE

107

GAMES IN 2017-18

626

COUNTRIES REPRESENTED IN ATHLETICS

24

ATHLETIC TEAMS

52

In The News

Meet our Coaches

Craig Agreste

Titles: Wellness Teacher, Varsity Girls Lacrosse Coach

David Arenstam

Titles: English Teacher, Junior Varsity Girls Soccer Coach

Jeffrey Camire

Titles: School Counselor, Varsity Golf Coach, Assistant Girls Basketball Coach

Andrew Carlson

Titles: History Teacher, Varsity Boys Soccer Coach, Varsity Boys Tennis Coach

Ron Cote

Titles: History Teacher, Junior Varsity Boys Basketball Coach

Robert Davies

Titles: Math Teacher, Dorm Head, Varsity Boys Basketball Coach

Ariana Hadiaris

Titles: Social Worker, Assistant Cross Country Coach

Ryan Hersey

Titles: Middle School Science Teacher, Middle School Assistant Principal, Head Boys Lacrosse Coach

Kevin Kezal

Titles: Class Dean, Varsity Football Coach

Allison Mains

Titles: Special Education Teacher, First Team Girls Soccer Coach

Eric Marston

Titles: History Teacher, Varsity Girls Basketball Coach

Keil Martin

Titles: Wellness Coach, Freshman Baseball Coach

George Mendros

Titles: Substitute Coordinator, Head Boys Indoor Track Coach, Head Boys Outdoor Track Coach

Brian Morrison

Titles: Math Teacher, Junior Varsity Baseball Coach

Jack Morrison

Titles: Mathematics Department Chair, Freshman Football Coach

Mike Nelson

Titles: History Teacher, Freshman Boys Basketball Coach

Greg Paradis

Titles: Class Dean, Freshman Football Coach, Dorm Head

Thomas Quentin

Titles: History Teacher, Head Cross Country Coach, Assistant Boys Outdoor Track Coach

Matthew Regan

Titles: Wellness Teacher, Junior Varsity Golf Coach, Junior Varsity Girls Basketball Coach

Natalie Sharland

Titles: History Teacher, Varsity Girls Soccer Coach

Lori Smith

Titles: Technology & New Media Teacher, Head Field Hockey Coach

Gary Stevens

Titles: Director of Athletics and Student Activities

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