Alumni Athletic Achievements

Asheville School’s dedication to the development of multi-sport athletes has provided a valuable environment for our student athletes who go on to compete in college and beyond.

Recent Notable Alumni Athletes

Valerie Clarke 2006 Named Head Field Hockey Coach at Converse College

Valerie Clarke was named Head Coach of the Converse College field hockey team in 2018. After her graduation from Asheville School, she went on to Rhodes College in Memphis, Tennessee, where she played all four years as goalkeeper for their field hockey team. She has been coaching since college, most recently with the Milwaukee Field Hockey Club, where she served as the club administrator, elite head coach, and goalkeeping coach.

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Samuel Goldstein '16 Earns Podium Finish in 20th Maccabiah Games

In July 2017, Israel hosted the 20th Maccabiah Games, a quadrennial multi-sport event that aims to bring together Jewish athletes from across the world for an Olympic-style competition. Asheville School alumnus Samuel Goldstein traveled to the games to compete in several track events. He competed in the Open category, earning silver medals for team USA in the 1500 Meter Run, 800 Meter Run and 4x400 Meter Relay.

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Conor Fenn 2016 Steps Into Division I Wrestling

Conor Fenn '16 steps on to the mat for Davidson College wrestling wearing the customary Wildcats uniform. But there is one addition—Fenn is always sure to go out in his blue knee pads, which he carries from his time wrestling for the Blues.

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Michael Holowesko 2014 Captains Washington College Soccer Team

Michael Holowesko '14 is a Centennial Conference Academic Honor Roll athlete who will serve as the team captain of the Men's Soccer Team at Washington College during the upcoming season.

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Where have our alumni athletes played in college?

Asheville School alumni have played sports at a variety of colleges and universities. Our athletic department has created a list of our recent college athletes, but this list is a work in progress. Send any information you have on where you or your fellow alumni played in college to communications@ashevilleschool.org. We want to hear from you!

Baseball

Mr. Jake Kane 2009, Case Western Reserve University
Mr. Andrew Bradshaw 2008, Sewanee: University of the South
Mr. Kevin M. Finder 2006, Virginia Wesleyan College and Tusculum College (TN)


Basketball

Mr. J. Alexander Avery 2011, Birmingham-Southern College
Ms. Chelsea Parker 2009, Presbyterian College
Mr. Deyquan N. Nesbit 2007, Lemoyne-Owen College
Ms. Moriah Petersen 2006, Furman University
Mr. Giacomo J. Anchisi 2006, Union College

Cross Country

Mr. Will Campbell 2015, Sewanee: University of the South
Mr. Otto Putzrath 2014, Centre College
Mr. Ben Z. Fiedler 2013, Amherst College
Mr. Robert Cook 2013, United States Military Academy
Mr. Paul H. Jordan 2013, Bates College
Mr. Scott Foy 2011, University of Tennessee
Ms. Samantha W. Goodman 2011, Rhodes College
Mr. Matthew J. Bryant 2008, Oglethorpe University
Ms. Whitney B. Ranson 2006, Rhodes College
Mr. Nathaniel F. R. S. Smith 2006, University of North Carolina

Cycling

Mr. Bruce Hall 2014, Furman University

Field Hockey

Ms. Anna Gouveia 2018, Bates College
Ms. Kechelle Robinson 2017, Newberry College
Ms. Maddie Harms 2015, DePauw University
Ms. Mary Grace Hinkle 2005, Sewanee: University of the South
Ms. Katie Krupnick 2015, Sewanee: University of the South
Ms. Valerie A. Clarke 2006, Rhodes College

Football

Mr. Paul Hill 2018, Grinnell College
Mr. Ahmad Galimore 2018, North Greenville University
Mr. J.P. Schill 2018, Centre College
Mr. Rashad Morrison 2017, Williams College
Mr. David Schill 2016, Centre College
Mr. John Galusha 2015, Bowdoin College
Mr. Hunter Smith 2015, University of North Carolina
Mr. Jay Evans 2014, Hampden-Sydney College
Mr. Ryan Shiver 2013, University of Miami
Mr. Anthony C. Cammarata 2012, Elon University
Mr. Chad W. Koehler 2012, Presbyterian College
Mr. Malik Risher 2012, Presbyterian College
Mr. Michael Schill 2012, Sewanee: University of the South
Mr. Leonard M. Martin III 2011, Ohio Wesleyan University
Mr. Clifton E. Hanich 2010, Middlebury College
Mr. George Boston 2009, University of Richmond
Mr. Andrew dos Santos 2009, Ohio Wesleyan University
Mr. Robby Archer 2008, Emory and Henry College
Mr. Deion Walker 2008, University of Notre Dame
Mr. Hakim Chenault 2007, Howard University
Mr. Martin E. Prichard 2007, Washington and Lee University
Mr. Brian E. Cox 2006, Denison University
Mr. Randy Mengel 2006, Clarion University of Pennsylvania
Mr. Tylan A. Merkerson 2006, Wingate University
Mr. Jon R. Brock, Jr. 2005, College of the Holy Cross
Mr. Daryl A. Brown, Jr. 2005, College of the Holy Cross
Mr. Sonny Goodson 2005, Hampton University

Golf

Mr. Corrie Kuehn 2015, Rhodes College

Lacrosse

Mr. Charles W. Chesson 2011, Sewanee: University of the South
Mr. Evan Haire 2011, Sewanee: University of the South
Mr. Zachary N. DeBernardi 2009, Presbyterian College

Rowing

Ms. Deane Pless 2013, Trinity College
Ms. Olivia Bledsoe 2018, Loyola Marymount University

Soccer

Ms. Constance Ambler 2016, Sewanee: University of the South
Ms. Kaylee Pierson 2015, Sewanee: University of the South
Mr. Michael Holowesko 2014, Washington College
Mr. Kent Legg 2013, Southern New Hampshire University
Ms. Lauren M. Brown 2012, The College of Wooster
Ms. Regan E. Fletcher 2011, Hollins University
Ms. Melanie L. Haas 2009, Middlebury College
Mr. Issac Barron 2008, Oglethorpe University
Ms. Jessica Goodman 2008, Sewanee: University of the South
Mr. Thomas M. Hunter III 2006, Wofford College

Swimming

Mr. Joshua Wong 2018, Roanoke College
Ms. Christina Pyfrom 2017, Centre College
Mr. Joey Kriegler 2015, University of North Carolina - Wilmington
Ms. Kaylee Pierson 2015, Sewanee: University of the South
Mr. William R. Patton 2011, Bates College
Ms. Kelsey M. Smith 2011, Colorado College
Mr. Michael Saltzman 2006, The College of Wooster
Ms. Louisa E. Peyronnin 2005, Rhodes College

Tennis

Mr. Eli Abernethy 2015, Davidson College

Track & Field

Ms. Heather Capps 2018, Lenoir-Rhyne University
Ms. Gabi Davis 2016, Emory University
Ms. Jasira Swinton 2015, Meredith College
Mr. Will DuBose 2013, Sewanee: University of the South
Mr. Paul H. Jordan 2013, Bates College
Mr. Scott Foy 2011, University of Tennessee
Mr. Max A. Hartmann 2011, University of North Carolina Charlotte
Mr. Hyechang Rhim 2010 (Ultra running)
Mr. David Pless 2009, Bates College
Mr. Isaac Barron 2008, Oglethorpe University
Ms. Whitney B. Ranson 2006, Rhodes College

Volleyball

Ms. Gabrielle Rancourt 2016, Muhlenburg College
Ms. Margaret J. Ruch 2008, Sewanee: University of the South

Wrestling

Mr. Conor Fenn 2016, Davidson College