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Coaching Staff Changes and Summer Athletics: Here’s your Wildcats Sports Update

Posted on: July 25th, 2018

Our athletes at Academy have had a busy Summer. Many of our teams including Boys and Girls Basketball, Baseball, Football, and Volleyball have been on campus working on their skills and strength training. There have also been some coaching changes. The Athletic program is excited to announce the following coaching additions/changes. Ken Akins was hired […]

Wildcat Softball Team Headed to State Championship

Posted on: May 14th, 2018

This is AATL Softball’s second trip to the final four… the first one was in 2013. AATL softball has won the last 6 out of 7 District Championships. Details Address: Historic Dodgertown, 3901 26th St, Vero Beach, FL 32960 Dates: Monday, May 21 (11:50am) and Tuesday, May 22 (11:05am) Admission is $9 (Advanced Purchase), $12 […]

Senior reflection: Alisa Zheng Class of 2018

Posted on: May 3rd, 2018

Words by Alisa Zheng, Class of 2018 Right now, I am sitting in the conference room in the Admissions Office, gazing through the window. I see the energetic middle school students running around on the field; I see Mr. Sullivan bending down to pick up a plastic package and throwing it in the trash can; […]

The Importance of Nurturing Curiosity at School

Posted on: April 26th, 2018

Words by Araina Jewell, Director of Curriculum, Academy at the Lakes Do you remember the days when your infant or toddler put everything in her mouth, from her toes, to a toy car, to the edge of the coffee table? Do you remember when your young child opened up every lower cabinet in the kitchen […]

With Kilfoyl On The Mound, Academy At The Lakes Wildcats Varsity Shuts Out Lakewood Ranch

Posted on: April 6th, 2018

Original article generated by Gamechanger Alexis Kilfoyl threw a gem on Thursday for Academy at the Lakes Wildcats Varsity, allowing zero runs and besting Lakewood Ranch by a score of 1-0. The pitching was strong on both sides. Kilfoyl struck out 16, while P Kinney sat down seven. One bright spot for Lakewood Ranch was […]

With Tons of Talent, 26th Kissimmee Klassic Kicks Off Today

Posted on: April 5th, 2018

Original Article from Extra Inning Softball Kissimmee, Florida—internationally known as a coveted tourist destination being the home to Disney World, Universal Studios, and Sea World—this weekend plays host to arguably the best high school fastpitch tournament in the country. Two brackets of strong high school teams are lined up for the 26th Kissimmee Klassic Softball […]

Pitching By Alexis Shuts Out Springstead, Academy At The Lakes Wildcats Varsity Takes The Win

Posted on: March 23rd, 2018

Alexis Kilfoyl threw a gem on Thursday for Academy at the Lakes Wildcats Varsity, allowing zero runs and besting Springstead by a score of 1-0. The pitching was strong on both sides. Kilfoyl struck out nine, while Mariah Galhouse sat down five. One bright spot for Springstead was a single by Raquel Camuglia in the […]

Cabaret Night

Posted on: March 23rd, 2018

Friday, April 27 at 7m in the Gym is Cabaret Night!  It features solo, ensemble, and choral performances from our 7th through 12th Grade students. Performances include many different genres—from musical theatre to rock and jazz to pop. Light refreshments are served. Reserved tickets will be available online Saturday, April 14 at 9am through Thursday, […]

Sports Update: Softball Starts with Perfect Record Plus Track and Field, Tennis, and Baseball

Posted on: March 22nd, 2018

The Academy Softball Team started their season with a perfect record of 9 wins and 0 losses. They’re currently ranked as the Number 1 Class 2A team in Florida. They will Compete in the Kissimmee Classic Tournament on April 5th-7th. This invitation-only tournament will include many of the top teams in Florida. Varsity Track and […]

Path to state appears clearer for Academy at the Lakes

Posted on: March 14th, 2018

Original Article By Rick Brown,Tampa Bay Times LAND O’LAKES — Confidence is an intangible in sports that can’t be overlooked. If a team has it, there is no win that is out of reach. One game can take a good team and turn it great. The Academy at the Lakes softball team has been a […]