Athletics

Every month, Coach David Torrence recognizes the efforts of our student-athletes in their diligence and attitude. Each one is a great example of Westminster Academy's student-athletes, committed to excellence. In our Portrait of a Graduate, commitment to excellence is described as a pursuit marked with discipline, diligence, and resilience—along with a recognition that good enough is neither. So, we celebrate the hard work of these student-athletes this third quarter. Here are Coach Torrence’s star athletes and what he has to say about them: Weight Room Warriors Freshman, Samantha Elmer: Although Samantha is quiet, her work ethic speaks volumes. She is an example...

Friday, March 6 Varsity Softball: Won 11-10 vs. Florida Christian Saturday, March 7 Varsity Baseball: Won 5-4 vs. Pinecrest Monday, March 9 Westminster Academy Invitational: Varsity Men’s Track finished Second Varsity Ladies’ Track finished Third Tuesday, March 10 High School Men’s Lacrosse: Won 9-7 vs. Calvary Middle School Softball: Won 9-6 vs. University School Wednesday, March 11 Varsity Ladies’ Water Polo: Won 12-11 vs. Cypress Bay Middle School Track finished Third in the St. Andrews Invitational Scores from all events are available on our website under Athletics. Click on the sport’s schedule to see the latest scores. ...

On Tuesday, March 10, lower school students enjoyed a beautiful day on the field while participating in this year’s WA Field Day. Packed full of fun and games, the day included various sports-related activities and competitions. In the morning, Kindergarten through Second Grade took part in sports to promote physical activity rather than solely competition. However, in the afternoon, Third through Fifth Grader showed their athletic abilities through track and field events and swimming in WA’s first “Field Day Olympics.” Because the Summer Olympics occur this year, the students could learn about the event by simulating our own Olympics at WA....

We congratulate our Men’s and Ladies’ Varsity Basketball teams on their hard work this season! They both contributed two more district championships for WA Athletics. Ladies’ Varsity Basketball The Ladies’ Varsity Basketball team had a very successful 2019-20 season. Filled with a lot of competitive games this season, they also had the opportunity to travel to Washington, D.C., to participate in the She Got Game National Tournament. The lady lions were able to capture back-to-back district titles this year, defeating Calvary Christian Academy 68-36. The ladies advanced to the regional final, where they fell short to Miami Country Day. They started finished...

The 2019–20 season was one to remember! This season both Men’s and Ladies’ Varsity Soccer advanced further than before in the postseason. Last year, they both celebrated a district championship in 2019. For the men’s team, they returned after losing seven key seniors, and questions remained about how successful this year’s season could be. However, the team answered the call winning back-to-back district titles and advancing to Regionals. When the Lions upset the highly talented Scheck Hillel team with a 1-0 win, they advanced the furthest in the program’s history to the Regional Final. “I am extremely proud of the boys...