ISSTs Day 1 recap

Here’s a day 1 update on our teams’ performances at their various ISST championships:

Girls volleyball – @ St. John’s

Format – 8 teams in pool play, top 4 advance to semifinals
Game 1: STJ vs. TASIS 2-0
Game 2: STJ vs. American School of The Hague 1-2
Game 3: STJ vs. Cobham 0-2
Game 4: STJ vs. Cairo American College 2-0
The girls have three more pool games to play tomorrow (at 9:30, 12:00 and 14:30) and are very much still in contention to reach the semifinals.

Boys volleyball – @ American School of Paris

Format – 8 teams in pool play, top 4 advance to semifinals
Game 1: STJ vs. Frankfurt 2-0
Game 2: STJ vs. TASIS 2-0
Game 3: STJ vs. Cobham 0-2
Game 4: STJ vs. ASI 2-0
The boys have three more pool games to play tomorrow and are in good shape to reach the semifinals.

Girls soccer – @ Cobham

Format – 4 groups of 3 teams, top 2 in each group advance to quarterfinals
Game 1: STJ vs. Hillingdon 3-0
Game 2: STJ vs. American School of The Hague 4-0
The girls won their group convincingly and will play TASIS in the quarterfinals tomorrow.

Boys soccer – @ Sir James Henderson, Milan

Format – 2 groups of 4 teams, top 2 advance to semifinals
Game 1: STJ vs. ISB 4-1
Game 2: STJ vs. British School of Brussels 0-0
The boys will play their final group game vs. Milan tomorrow and are in good shape to reach the semifinals.

Cross country – @ Zurich International School
The team travelled today and will compete in the 5k run tomorrow.

GO LIONS!