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Tommy Haggerty Commits To St. Petersburg College For Baseball!

May 10, 2017 Posted in: Athletics Tags: ,

DSC_9833_ Surrounded by teammates, coaches, and family, Westminster Academy Lions baseball player, Tommy Haggerty, signed to attend and play baseball in the 2017–18 season at St. Petersburg College.

“Today was an exciting day for both Tommy Haggerty and Thomas Neuman, their families and for Westminster Academy as a whole. Any time a student-athlete has the opportunity to play at the next level, it’s cause for great celebration, and Tommy and Thomas both have worked extremely hard to get where they are today and we are thrilled an honored to have played a small role in helping guide and shepherd them along the way. I can’t wait to see what God has in store at the collegiate level and beyond for these two fine young men.” – Coach James

“I would like to thank God for the opportunities and the abilities that he’s given me and I would also like to thank my family, coaches and all my friends that have been by my side the whole way.” – Tommy Haggerty

Athletic Highlights—May 4, 2017

May 4, 2017 Posted in: Athletics Tags: ,

Athletic-HighlightsThursday, April 27

  • Varsity Baseball: Won 5-4 vs. Coral Springs Christian

Friday, April 28

  • Varsity Men’s Track: Regional Champions

Tuesday, May 2

  • Varsity Baseball District Quarterfinals: Won 10-0 vs. SLAM Academy

Athletic Highlights—April 20, 2017

April 20, 2017 Posted in: Athletics Tags:

Athletic HighlightsThursday, April 13

  • Varsity Baseball: Won 12-0 vs. South Miami High School

Tuesday, April 18

  • Varsity Baseball: Won 5-1 vs. Fort Lauderdale High School

Baseball Hit-A-Thon

April 14, 2017 Posted in: Athletics Tags: , ,

IMG_0656Westminster Academy’s baseball team hosted its first ever “Hit-A-Thon” fundraiser which paired together a varsity player with a middle school team member.

Hits were scored on distance. Congratulations to sophomore Logan Riedel and sixth-grader Landon Petrisko as they swung for the fences and took the top score!

The event built camaraderie among the players while raising funds for the Lions baseball program.

Athletic Highlights—April 13, 2017

April 13, 2017 Posted in: Athletics Tags: , ,

Athletic HighlightsThursday, April 6

  • Varsity Baseball: Won 3–2 vs. Slam Academy

Friday, April 7

  • Varsity Softball: Won 18–1 vs. Slam Academy

Saturday, April 8

  • Varsity Baseball: Won 9–8 vs. Miami Brito

Tuesday, April 11

  • Varsity Men’s Track and Field: District Champions
  • Varsity Baseball: Won 7–6 vs. Coral Gables

Opening Day With The Miracle League of Delray Beach

April 3, 2017 Posted in: Athletics Tags: , ,

IMG_3751The varsity baseball and softball teams attended the Miracle League of Delray Beach on Saturday, April 1, for their Opening Day.

The league runs every Saturday throughout the spring and is an opportunity for children with mental and physical disabilities to play the amazing game of baseball. This is a great ministry opportunity for our student-athletes as they cheer on the kids as they play and also bring life and excitement into the game they all love to play.

The kids enjoy having the WA baseball and softball teams out there as they stand along the first and third base lines to encourage and cheer them on as they are up to bat and running the bases. Some players are even blessed enough to be selected as a “buddy” to a child and work one on one with them and help them as they hit and run the bases.

Thanks to Coach Nick James, Coach Casey Jarvis and to the WA baseball and softball players who went and participated in the Miracle League!

Athletic Highlights—March 30, 2017

March 30, 2017 Posted in: Athletics Tags: , , ,

Athletic HighlightsThursday, March 23

  • Varsity Ladies’ Water Polo: Won 17-13 vs. Pines Charter
  • Varsity Men’s Water Polo: Won 14-13 vs. Pines Charter

Monday, March 27

  • MS Softball: Won 11-5 vs. Pine Crest

Tuesday, March 28

  • Varsity Ladies’ Tennis: Won 4-3 vs. Archbishop McCarthy
  • Varsity Baseball: Won 12-1 vs. Pine Crest
  • Varsity Men’s Water Polo District Semifinals: Won 16-6 vs. Deerfield Beach High School

Wednesday, March 29

  • Varsity Men’s Water Polo District Finals: Won 11-3 vs. Pompano Beach High School