Celebrating our Athletes and Coaches

The Hall of Fame was generously donated by the family of DeMaurice and Karen Smith to honor all of the students, coaches, and families who embrace the role of athletics in the development of our young men and women. 

The Hall of Fame was unveiled and the first honorees were inducted during Homecoming & Reunion on October 15, 2016.

2022 Hall of Fame Inductees

Alex Smith '17

Alex Smith '17 was a three-sport athlete named All-MAC in both soccer and three times in lacrosse, for which he was named All-Met Second Team for the 2017 season when he scored 38 goals with 21 assists and 45 ground balls. He went on to play lacrosse collegiately, helping the University of Maryland to the NCAA Division I National Championship in 2022. Click here to read more.

1991 - 1992 Girls Basketball Team

The 1991-1992 season wasn’t just a standout year for the girls basketball program. It was the culmination of four years of outstanding athleticism by 3 players from the Class of 1992 – Vania (Cooke) Flowers, Micheila Leighland (Zaahida Shakur), and Shondelle Solomon – who led the team to 4 straight PVAC banners and would inspire 2 more, totaling 6 consecutive championships from 1989 to 1994. Click here to read more.

Criteria for St. Andrew’s Athletics Hall of Fame Nomination

List of 4 items.

  • Individual Athletes

    A St. Andrew’s athlete or team are eligible to be considered for selection five years after graduation. In special circumstances an athlete who played for, but did not graduate from, St. Andrew’s, may be considered for induction. All athletes considered for election must have demonstrated outstanding athletic performance, sportsmanship, leadership, integrity, and teamwork at St. Andrew’s.

    The Selection Committee may consider post-St. Andrew's activities including college, professional, and life experiences. The Selection Committee may consider other factors including the following accomplishments: All-league, All-Metropolitan designation, any individual and/or team championship, any record and/or winning streak, league leader, Division I athletic scholarship. The Selection Committee may consider nominees from the previous three years.
  • Teams

    A team that wins its league and/or state championship may be considered for induction after five years. Teams that win consecutive championships may be considered for collective induction after five years.
  • Coaches

    Coaches with more than 10 years of St. Andrew’s coaching experience may be considered for induction. Nominees will have demonstrated commitment to the mission and direction of the school, superior coaching ability and performance, commitment to the personal growth and broad success of their players, and leadership and mentorship of colleagues.
  • Other Nominees

    Other employees or supporters of the school who have had a profoundly positive impact on St. Andrew’s athletics may be considered for induction.
To nominate an alumnus/a, coach, or team to the Athletics Hall of Fame, please email alumni@saes.org. Your nomination should include a description of the nominee's athletic achievements at St. Andrew's and beyond. Nominations can be submitted at any time.

All Hall of Fame Inductees

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School is a private, coeducational college preparatory day school for students in preschool (Age 2) through grade 12, located in Potomac, Maryland.