Alumni

It is that time of year when our WA Alumni take on the Faculty for our annual co-ed basketball game. Winners get bragging rights and the Lion Knocker Trophy for a year. We will be playing immediately following our Varsity Boys Winter Court game on Friday, February 4, 2022. All are invited to come out as a player or fans. If you are alumni and desire to play, please contact Sandy Hall. If you are playing for the faculty, please let Coach John Baker know of your interest. May the best Lions win!...

Congratulations to WA Alumnus Michael A. Taylor from the Class of 2009 for receiving his first Gold Glove Award! We are proud of his work and accomplishments. The Westminster Academy Alumni Association and Athletic Department honored Taylor in February of 2020 by retiring his baseball jersey #3. Never again will another student-athlete represent WA on the baseball field with #3. Previously, the Alumni Association inducted Taylor into Westminster Academy’s Athletic Hall of Honor in 2015. We look forward with excitement as we continue to watch his career! For more information about his recent Gold Glove accomplishment, please visit mlb.com....

For the second consecutive year, we celebrated 100% giving participation to the Annual Fund from our faculty and staff in August. Building on the example set by our faculty and staff, we will launch a 5-Day Annual Fund Drive tomorrow, October 22, and aim to reach 50% parent participation by the 50th day of school on Thursday, October 28. As we celebrate 50 years of God’s faithfulness to Westminster Academy, so many stories of transformed lives have been shared. Now, we have big news to announce! One story of a life forever changed came from Wini Wilkinson Smith, a member of...

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 during our 50-year history. The mighty Lions have been blessed by a distinguished athletic legacy, and we want to recognize and honor some of our exceptional alumni, coaches, and contributors who were instrumental in the success of our athletic program. Our 8th annual group of inductees represents men and women from three different decades since the inception of Westminster Academy. In addition to the individual awards, we will have our first alumni coach to...

Congratulations to Gregg Coningsby ’81, our 2021 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient. Gregg is the Engineering Manager of Apex Machine Company, responsible for all design aspects of custom printing machines that print on anything other than paper. He is also part owner of Apex and two other companies along with his three brothers. Gregg joined the Apex engineering team shortly after graduating from the University of Mississippi with a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering. He started working at the company when he was a young teenager. Working each summer and school breaks at a manufacturing company with many different departments allowed him...