Two Andover Students Win Proctor Athletic Prizes

Emi Morison and Sam Barrett lead the way

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Two Andover Students Win Proctor Athletic Prizes

Two local student-athletes earned special honors for Proctor Academy this fall. The Captain of the cross-country team for two years, Emi Morison was top runner for 2013. The daughter of Buz Morison and Margie Lim-Morison of Main Street, Andover, Emi is a high honors student and has been a strong runner for all four years. […]

Proctor Celebrates 40th Anniversary of Mountain Classroom

PA’s first experiential program has had a big impact

By Chuck Will, Proctor Academy

In the fall of 1973, a small group of Proctor students packed up a minivan with tents, camping gear, and rock climbing equipment and set off for the desert Southwest of the United States. Inspired by the Outward Bound program at Hurricane Island, Maine, Proctor’s Mountain Classroom program was a novel experiment in experiential education. […]

Proctor’s Madsen Drafted by Philadelphia Flyers

Head’s List goalie bound for Harvard

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Proctor Academy’s Merrick Madsen was drafted by the Philadelphia Flyers with the 162nd overall pick in the sixth round of the 2013 NHL Draft on Sunday night, June 30. Madsen, an Acton, California native, spent the last two years as Proctor’s boys varsity hockey goaltender before graduating in June. Madsen plans to play for the […]

Local Students Honored at Proctor Commencement

By Chuck Will, Proctor Academy

Local students received 12 awards at Proctor’s Commencement and end-of-year ceremonies. From Andover, Hallie Southworth received the award for Excellence in English. Morgan Cartwright received the award for Excellence in Spanish. Nathan French took the Technology Award for contributions to the maintenance of Proctor’s laptops as well as the Photography Award for technical skill, creativity, […]

Madison Powers Heads to Pre-Med at Colgate

Madison Powers Heads to Pre-Med at Colgate

Madison Powers graduates from Proctor on June 1 this year. He was inducted into Proctor’s National Honor Society Chapter, the Allen S. Bersaw Chapter, in November. He was accepted early-decision to Colgate University in Hamilton, New York, where he plans to pursue a pre-med degree. He has also been awarded the Robert and Joyce Oberkotter […]

NHL Eyes Proctor’s Graduating Goalie

Next stops: Des Moines, then Harvard

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NHL Eyes Proctor’s Graduating Goalie

Proctor senior Merrick Madsen of Acton, California came to the Northeast in the fall of 2011 as a largely unknown prospect in the prep hockey world when Head Coach Mike Walsh found Madsen through a mutual connection in California, and presented him with the opportunity to play in one of the most competitive high school […]