07 Mar Three-Peat! Lions Win Third Consecutive Basketball State Championship!
In their fourth consecutive State Final appearance, the Lions Men’s Basketball Team clinched their third consecutive State Championship Title by defeating Seffner Christian Academy Crusaders 77–73 in Lakeland, Florida! The teams were equally matched, holding a tie score at the end of the third quarter. However, the Lions scored six quick points at the start of the fourth quarter to take the lead and never let go. The win makes Westminster Academy the second school in Broward County high school basketball history to claim a State Championship three-peat
This is the fourth consecutive year seniors Chase Johnston and Tony Atkinson have played in the 4A State Championship Game. “The two of them play off each other so well,” said Mr. Ehren Wallhoff, Head Basketball Coach. “They are just playing at a high level, and it’s exciting to see.”
Enjoy the break next week and GO LIONS!!!