Alumni Tag

Westminster Academy Alumni Association and the Athletic Department will honor our World Series Champion, Michael A. Taylor ’09, on Saturday, February 1. Join the WA community for the Winter Court Game and a pre-game ceremony at 6:30 p.m. as we retire baseball jersey #3. The Alumni Association inducted Michael into Westminster Academy’s Athletic Hall of Honor in 2015. However, with his recent World Series accomplishment with the Washington Nationals, he deserves this highest honor. Never again will another student-athlete represent WA on the baseball field with #3. The only other jersey WA retired was #12 for Danny Kanell ’92, the former...

The time-honored tradition of Homecoming is next week! On Friday, September 27, the Lions Varsity Football Team will take on Northwest Christian at 7:00 p.m. at the west campus Athletic Complex. However, a lot of fanfare and activity will commence first with a Homecoming Tailgate, sponsored by Collision Care Xpress. While we look forward to reconnecting with our alumni, we also invite our current students and families to join in the action. A free Cub Zone will provide even our littlest lions a fun homecoming experience. In addition, bring cash and a hearty appetite for concessions and The Press food truck...

The Westminster Academy Alumni Association will hold their annual induction ceremony for the Athletic Hall of Honor on Friday, September 27, at 5:30 p.m. before the Homecoming game. The Hall of Honor exists to recognize the men and women who made outstanding contributions to the WA athletic program. Since 1971, the WA Lions have a distinguished athletic legacy. To celebrate exceptional alumni and coaches, plaques are displayed on the Hall of Honor at the main campus. This pictorial display serves to inspire excellence in athletics during our students’ educational journey at WA. Therefore, we celebrate the recipients for demonstrating discipline, sacrifice,...

The time-honored tradition of Homecoming is just two weeks away! On Friday, September 27, the Lions Varsity Football Team will take on Northwest Christian at 7:00 p.m. at the west campus Athletic Complex. However, a lot of fanfare and activity will commence first with a Homecoming Tailgate, sponsored by Collision Care Xpress. While we look forward to reconnecting with our alumni, we also invite our current students and families to join in the action. A free Cub Zone will provide even our littlest lions a fun homecoming experience. In addition, bring cash and a hearty appetite for concessions and The Press...

Congratulations to Angie Marks ’93 Matsoff, our 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient. Angie Marks ’93 Matsoff is a tremendous example of having the Lion Spirit. Shortly after graduation from Westminster Academy, and just weeks before heading to college, Angie was diagnosed with Stargardt’s disease. This juvenile macular degeneration is an incurable eye disease that typically results in a loss of central vision over time. Within a year, Angie's vision deteriorated and declared legally blind. In spite of it, Angie completed her courses and received a degree in Health & Fitness from Baylor University in 1997. Time spent running became a way of...