Athletics

Varsity Athletics Highlights 2015-16

Posted on: June 1st, 2016

Academy at the Lakes’ 2015-16 athletic campaign included a wide range of achievements – both team and individual – boasting championships, record-setting performances, and several “firsts.” Below are some of the Varsity sports highlights from the year.   Varsity Baseball On the heels of a no-hitter, pitcher Darin Kilfoyl ’17 was named Tampa Tribune’s Athlete […]


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Middle Division Softball Team Caps Perfect Season with Championship

Posted on: May 9th, 2016

Academy at the Lakes’ Middle Division Softball team completed an undefeated 10-0 season with a 6-3 West Coast League Championship game victory over Berkeley Prep on Thursday, May 5 at the Land O’ Lakes Recreation Center. The team, led by Head Coach Marla Oliver, reached the championship game with a 5-2 semifinal win earlier in […]


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AATL Boys’ Track Team Sets Records at Regional Meet

Posted on: April 29th, 2016

The Academy at the Lakes’ Boys’ Track team set several new school records during the Class 1, Region 2 meet held at Calvary Christian on Thursday, April 28. Alex Baker ’16 placed seventh overall in the shot put with a school-record throw of 43’ 2.5”. Daniel Biglow ’18 set a new school record of 19’ […]


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Kilfoyl ends Blazers’ season

Posted on: April 21st, 2016

Original Article By: Dennis Maffezzoli , Herald-Tribune SARASOTA The Sarasota Christian softball team’s run to the Final 4 ran into a road block. Her name is Alexis Kilfoyl. The freshman University of Alabama commit, who stands a head taller than nearly all of her teammates, put an end to the Blazers’ season with a 2-hit […]


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Two AATL players qualify for a beach volleyball state tournament

Posted on: April 14th, 2016

Original Article by Andy Villamarzo, Tribune correspondent Volleyball season doesn’t end in the fall for Academy at the Lakes. The 2015 Wildcats had one of the best seasons in program history. They went 24-6, won the Class 2A-District 8 championship and made a run through the postseason. Now the team is focused on a variation […]


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District preview: Area softball in midst of strong youth movement

Posted on: April 11th, 2016

Original Article by Bob Putnam, Times Staff Writer …The proliferation of underclassmen is not limited to freshmen. The sophomore class is stellar, too. Springstead’s Paige Pfent, a North Florida commit, leads the area in home runs with nine and has helped the Eagles win 18 straight, currently the longest streak in Tampa Bay. Sickles’ leadoff […]


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Tampa Bay Times’ All-Tampa Bay girls basketball teams

Posted on: April 4th, 2016

Original Article By Kelly Parsons and Rodney Page, Times Staff Writers North Suncoast Player of the Year G Audra Leipold, So., Academy at the Lakes Leipold is what is known as a “gym rat.” She’s the kind of player who gets to practice before her teammates and stays after they are long gone. She plays […]


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Pasco Athletes of the Week: Feb. 28-March 5

Posted on: March 10th, 2016

Original Article by: Andy Villamarzo Darin Kilfoyl, Academy at the Lakes SPORT: Baseball WHY WE CHOSE HIM: The senior threw a complete-game shutout and struck out 19 in the Wildcats’ 7-0 win over Lakeland Victory Christian. Kilfoyl was one strikeout shy of tying the Pasco County record of 20, held by Patrick Schuster (Mitchell) and […]


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Academy Golfer Featured on The Golf Channel

Posted on: March 3rd, 2016

Academy Golfer, David Singh ’17, recently appeared on the Golf Channel instructional series, The School of Golf. David, developed his passion for golf when he became a member of the First Tee. The First Tee is an international youth development organization introducing the game of golf and its values to young people. The Golf Channel […]


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USF women gear up for postseason run

Posted on: March 2nd, 2016

Original article by Joey Knight, Times Staff Writer ODDS AND ENDS: Spring football practice begins at USF three weeks from today. … Sophomore 1B Lauren Evans, an Academy at the Lakes alumnus, was named AAC softball player of the week after finishing a triple shy of the cycle in Sunday’s 6-0 romp of Kansas. In […]


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