Author: Sarah Hajduk

The Westminster Academy Athletic Hall of Honor was established in 2014 to honor the men and women who have made outstanding contributions to the WA Athletic program over the last five decades. The mighty Lions have been blessed by a distinguished athletic legacy, and we want to recognize and honor our exceptional alumni, coaches, and contributors who were instrumental in the success of our athletic program. The alumni selection committee includes WA Alumni Board members, teachers, and coaches. Congratulations to our 2022 inductees: Coach: Coach Russ Coningsby—2010-2022 Tennis Female Athlete: Courtney Meredith ’14 Peccoralo—Tennis Male Athlete: Dwight Rogers IV ’01—Golf Alumni, be...

Join us for the time-honored tradition of Homecoming on Friday, October 14, at the west campus Athletic Complex. Pregame festivities, presented by Collision Care Xpress, will begin at 6:00 p.m. The Lions Athletic Club will be hosting a Pig Roast Cook-off, in addition to a concessions stand. Kickoff will be at 7:00 p.m. as the WA Lions Varsity Football Team takes on the University School Sharks. With over 4,000 WA alumni, we hope to welcome many of you home for the occasion! The Alumni Tailgate begins at 5:30 p.m., and alumni and their families receive complimentary Padrino’s Cuban Cuisine for dinner...

Lions Athletic Club Golf Tournament Registration is now open for the Lions Athletic Club Golf Tournament presented by Audi Fort Lauderdale on Monday, September 26! The Lions Athletic Club (LAC) is hosting the event at the Coral Ridge Country Club. All proceeds will enhance the WA athletic program, including facilities, equipment, and training, to empower our student-athletes to excel both on and off the field. Renewals have gone out and are filling up quickly. Several foursomes still remain, but it is expected to sell out for the second consecutive year. Visit wa.edu/golf to register and view sponsorship levels. Special thanks to...

Do you want to get more involved this year? Join the Lions Parent Association (LPA) for our Kick-Off on Friday, September 9, at 8:00 a.m. in the DeVos Chapel. You will have the opportunity to meet the LPA leadership team and learn more about how you can get involved. We will end promptly at 9:15 a.m. to honor your time. The LPA serves as the primary means of parental involvement and works to strengthen the home and school link. The LPA is organized to provide flexibility and sharing of responsibilities to maximize parental involvement as a key element of school culture....

Our annual auction, The Golden Ticket, presented by Benedetti Orthodontics, was a huge success with gross proceeds of $440,000, setting an all-time high in our 50-year history! This includes $65,000 raised for the new WA branded activity bus. In addition, we received a $50,000 match! Congratulations to Danny and Amanda Byrne, who won the $5000 tuition credit for next school year, and thank you to all who purchased tickets! With much to celebrate, we also have many to thank. This event would not be possible without the generous in-kind donations of local businesses. In addition, we thank those who solicited these...