Athletics

Carondelet is proud to induct its inaugural Hall of Fame class!

• Jayne Appel Marinelli '06
• Natalie Coughlin Hall '00
• Tiffany Roberts Sahaydak '95
• 1996 Cross Country Team

Inducted April 28, 2018
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Natalie Coughlin Hall is arguably the most decorated athlete to graduate from Carondelet High School. As a 12-time Olympic medalist, Natalie is tied for the most Olympic medals won by a female swimmer in Olympics history. A three-time Olympic gold medalist, Natalie accumulated 60 medals in her 13-year international swimming career.

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One could argue that Tiffany Roberts Sahaydak was a soccer prodigy. Tiffany's had tremendous success at all levels during her soccer career, both as a player and now as a coach. During her playing days, Tiffany was considered as one of the top soccer players in the country, which was highlighted by her selection to the United States Women's National Team at the age of 16.

Read more about Tiffany Roberts Sahaydak '95 To Be Inducted into Carondelet's Inaugural Hall of Fame Class

Concord, Calif. (April 12, 2018) –Carondelet High School is proud to announce that five student-athletes have signed commitment letters to play collegiately, beginning with the 2018-19 academic school year. During the NCAA April signing period, Carondelet student-athletes Ariya Chestnut (UC Irvine - track and field), Clare Driscoll (Chapman - tennis), Kiersten Fouts (Fresno State - track and field), Santana Merryfield (CSU, Monterey Bay - soccer) and Keeley Murphy (UC Santa Barbara - track and field) all signed with four-year schools.

Read more about Five Carondelet Student-Athletes Sign Commitment Letters During April Signing Period

Carondelet High School will induct its first-ever hall of fame class next month, recognizing the athletic and professional accomplishments of alumnae who attended the Concord-based girls' school between 1993 and 2006. Carondelet Principal Kevin Cushing and Director of Athletics Caitlin Main '05 today announced the members of the inaugural class:

● Jayne Appel Marinelli '06, Basketball

● Natalie Coughlin Hall '00, Swimming

● Tiffany Roberts Sahaydak '95, Soccer

● The 1996 Cross-Country Team

Read more about Carondelet Launches Athletics Hall of Fame with Stellar Inaugural Class
Carondelet Athletic Program

Carondelet’s Athletics program offers a tradition of excellence unmatched by our competitors. We sponsor 27 teams, 13 California Interscholastic Federation sports, and engage approximately 500 female student-athletes each year. With the support of 57 coaches, our programs continue to reach new heights.

Carondelet delivers a unique high school athletics experience because we encourage students to develop athletic abilities consistent with the highest standards of scholarship, leadership, sportsmanship, and Catholic values. In our 50-plus years, we have competed for more than 40 league championships, 53 North Coast Section championships, and three state titles. In addition, all of our recognized North Coast Section programs have earned Distinguished Scholastic honors by earning a combined 3.0 GPA or above during their season of sport, proving that our Cougar athletes are as confident in the classroom as they are on the playing field.

Mission

Carondelet High School is proud of its comprehensive athletics program and heritage and as such, we value all teams, sports, and student athletes equally at all levels of play. We consider athletics to be an integral part of the school community and, therefore, the Carondelet mission to live with heart, faith, and courage remains at the core of our athletic ideals. Carondelet is a place where young women enjoy the opportunity to develop athletic abilities consistent with the highest standards of academic scholarship, leadership, sportsmanship and school tradition.

Vision
A Carondelet student athlete is a confident and accomplished young woman who pursues the highest levels of intellectual, personal and athletic achievements.

Core Values
  • Character: We have heart, faith, and courage in all that we do. We conduct ourselves with grace under pressure and in the face of adversity.
  • Excellence: We dedicate ourselves to reaching our full potential, individually and as a team.
  • Citizenship: We are responsible, caring and active citizens within and beyond the Carondelet community.
  • Pride: We honor our rich and living tradition, and we know that our personal and team efforts and sense of purpose add to the pride we share as a community.