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 our most recent championship in 2019 in Boys Lacrosse.

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

Kirk Agreste

Titles: Middle School Wellness Teacher, TAMS Cross Country & Track Head Coach

David Arenstam

Titles: English Teacher

Kayla Arthers

Titles: JV Volleyball Coach

Colin Benham

Titles: Educational Technician, Long Term Substitute, Boys First Team Soccer Coach

Peter Benham

Titles: JV Boys Soccer Coach

Jeffrey Camire

Titles: School Counselor, Varsity Golf Coach

Andrew Carlson

Titles: History Teacher, Varsity Boys Soccer Coach

Haley Carter

Titles: Middle School School Counselor, Junior Varsity Field Hockey Coach

Ron Cote

Titles: History Teacher, Junior Varsity Boys Basketball Coach

Robert Davies

Titles: Math Teacher, Dorm Head, Varsity Boys Basketball Coach, Girls Lacrosse Assistant Coach

Ariana Hadiaris

Titles: Social Worker

Ryan Hersey

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

Corey Huot

Titles: Varsity Volleyball Head Coach

Kevin Kezal

Titles: Class Dean, Varsity Football Coach

Chloe Lavigne

Titles: JV Cheerleading Coach

Allison Mains

Titles: Special Education Teacher/Case Manager, First Team Girls Soccer Coach

Eric Marston

Titles: History Teacher, Girls Basketball Team (head coach), Girls & Boys Cross Country Teams (head coach)

Keil Martin

Titles: Wellness Coach, Freshman Baseball Coach

George Mendros

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

Abigail More

Titles: School Counselor

Brian Morrison

Titles: Math Teacher, Junior Varsity Baseball Coach

Jack Morrison

Titles: Freshman Football Coach

Mike Nelson

Titles: History Teacher, Freshman Boys Basketball Coach

Greg Paradis

Titles: Class Dean, Freshman Football Coach, Dorm Head

Josh Pulsifer

Titles: Arts Teacher

Natalie Sharland

Titles: History Teacher, Varsity Girls Soccer Coach

Lori Smith

Titles: Arts Teacher, Head Field Hockey Coach

Michael St. John

Titles: Alternative Education Teacher

Gary Stevens

Titles: Director of Athletics and Student Activities

Stephen Stinson

Titles: Educational Technician, JV Girls Lacrosse Coach

Nick Tabor

Titles: Assistant Head of Student Affairs

Matthew Townsend

Titles: JV Golf Coach, Varsity Boys Basketball Assistant Coach

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