Track & Field Tag

While we welcome home all 19 Track and Field members from their State Meet, we celebrate the 4x800 team's win. Sophomore Dimitri Selimos, senior Saahr Edouard, senior Josh DeAngulo, and senior Nick Rowe ran their last race together. Finishing at 8:16.13, they took the 1A 4x800 title and came home state champions. This finish is a back-to-back win for WA who placed first last year as well in the same event. About the runners, Coach Vaughan Nembhard explained, "I was nervous, especially after the very fast time Mount Dora ran in heat one. But, our kids wanted it more and pulled...

Since WA Track & Field successfully advanced each postseason meet, team members now head to Jacksonville for the state championship. The Florida High School Track and Field State Championships will be this Friday, May 4, and Saturday, May 5. WA has 19 student-athletes competing at the University of North Florida’s Hodges Stadium in individual events. We wish them safe travels, good weather, and the endurance it will take to perform at their best! Go Lions!...

The Men’s and Ladies’ Varsity Track Team felt right at home during Districts with a home-field advantage. On Monday, April 9, our west campus Athletic Complex hosted the district’s teams. Both WA men’s and ladies’ teams received awards as district runner-ups. Men placed second with 165.5 points, and ladies placed second with 124 points collectively. Leading scorers were Jonathan Moulton and Jasmine Hincapie with first-place finishes. They were in good company. Matthew Brown, Nick Rowe, David Zhu, and Saahr Edouard all placed first in their individual events. Matthew even celebrated a personal best in the 300 hurdles with 40.65 score. Team...

Thursday, April 5 Varsity Ladies’ Tennis: Won 5-2 vs. Calvary Christian JV Baseball: Won 3-2 vs. Saint John Paul II Varsity Ladies’ Water Polo: Won 22-4 vs. Northeast Varsity Men’s Water Polo: Won 23-11 vs. Northeast Friday, April 6 Varsity Softball: Won 11-3 vs. Calvary Christian Monday, April 9 Varsity Men’s and Ladies’ Track and Field: 1A District Runner-Ups Varsity Ladies’ Tennis: Won 4-3 vs. Sagemont Wednesday, April 11 Varsity Men’s Water Polo: Won 22-5 vs. Pines Charter Varsity Baseball: Won 9-1 vs. University School ...

Thursday, March 1 Varsity Softball: Won 21-6 vs. Somerset Academy Varsity Ladies’ Tennis: Won 4-3 vs. Sheridan Hills Varsity Men’s Tennis: Won 7-0 vs. Sheridan Hills Saturday, March 3 JV Baseball: Won 5-2 vs. Cooper City High School Varsity Men’s Track: 1st Place Finish for Men’s 4x200m of Matthew Brown, Donovan Lassiter, Brandon Laurent, and Jonathan Moulton. A new school record of 1:35.19! Wednesday, March 7 Varsity Men’s Basketball State Semifinals: Won 76-64 vs. SLAM Academy Varsity Baseball: Won 16-0 vs. SLAM Academy  ...