The Student Newspaper of The Loomis Chaffee School

The Loomis Chaffee Log

The Student Newspaper of The Loomis Chaffee School

The Loomis Chaffee Log

The Student Newspaper of The Loomis Chaffee School

The Loomis Chaffee Log

2023 Loomis Chaffee Fall Sports Preview

2023 Loomis Chaffee Fall Sports Preview

Helen Lu '27, Contributor November 27, 2023

A new school year has commenced here at Loomis Chaffee, and with it comes another year of exciting sports. From preseason, after-school practices, and now to games, Loomis sports teams have been working...

Group of students gathered around one device watching the World Cup

World Cup on the Island: It was Messi

Yilian Jiang '25, Contributor February 24, 2023

The Loomis Chaffee community avidly followed the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, bringing students and faculty together to celebrate the victories of soccer teams. The Scanlan Student Center, dorm common rooms,...

Loomis Chaffee Ski Team Spotlight

Mckayla Marohn '24, Staff Writer February 24, 2023

The brisk air and bare trees mark a new winter and the start of a rigorous competition season for the Loomis Chaffee ski team. The winter season kicked off with a difficult start for the ski team as the...

Loomis Chaffee Hockey Raises Awareness for Mental Health in Athletics

Connor Bankoff, Contributor February 24, 2023

Every year, the Loomis Chaffee boys and girl varsity hockey teams collaborate with a charity to raise money during back-to-back home games. This year, they partnered with The Hidden Opponent (THO), a non-profit...

Athletic Office Welcomes New Faculty

Charlotte Millman '24, Web Director October 14, 2022

This academic year, Loomis Chaffee welcomes several new faculty members to the community. Among those are two additions to the athletic office: Dr. Ryan Wagner and Mr. Scott Halpern. Dr. Wagner joins us...

LC girls varsity volleyball posing for a team photo.

Loomis Chaffee Fall Sports Preview

Connor Bankoff '24, Contributor October 14, 2022

Loomis Athletics is back in full swing on the Island this fall, and expectations are higher than ever. Pelicans have every reason to be excited about the upcoming athletic season. Nine varsity squads look...

Ollie Iverson 24 of the Nut Gatherers makes a catch.

Loomis Chaffee Sunday Softball Association

Charlotte Millman '24, Web Director April 11, 2022

The crack of balls against bats, cheering, and music are now the soundtrack of Sundays at Loomis Chaffee. First formed to revive sports competition last spring, the Loomis Chaffee Sunday Softball Association...

LCGVB posing after winning their NEPSAC championship game.

LC Girls Varsity Basketball Wins NEPSAC Class A Championship

Samantha Tishler '23, Features Editor April 10, 2022

On Sunday, March 6, the LC girls varsity basketball team faced top-seeded Thayer Academy in the NEPSAC Class A championship. Although the Loomis team soundly defeated their opponent with a LC 53, Thayer...

A World of Flying Disks and Friendships

Emily Khym '23, Features Editor April 10, 2022

At exactly a quarter until four on a school day, you can see students running past the Farmington river to the open greenery by the bridge. Here, students part of the Loomis Chaffee’s Ultimate Frisbee...

The Farmington River, where the LC rowing team used to practice,  can be seen in this photo.

A Look into the Archives: The Lost Sports of Loomis

Ethan Song '24, Contributor April 10, 2022

Over the course of Loomis Chaffee’s rich 107 year athletic history, a number of sports have come and gone. Wrestling faced the chopping block in the 2021-2022 school year, and rowing will face the same...

Spotlight: PG Basketball Players

Adiv Sugoto '23, Contributor April 8, 2022

Dre Smart Savannah, Georgia native, Deandre Smart, has made his presence felt on the Olcott Gym hardwood. Averaging around 10 points per game, he provides points from all three levels on offense. “Dre...

StuCo Initiates Increased Gym Hours

Chloe Eng '23 and Kaylie Tan '23, Contributor April 8, 2022

Wanting flexible gym hours to accommodate students’ busy schedules, LC Student Council has raised efforts to extend the availability of the gym. Due to the rising student body complaints that the gym...

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