Safe to say Academy at the Lakes’ McKenna Smith isn’t bored with swimming now

Posted on: October 8th, 2019

Original article by Bob Putnam, Tampa Bay Times The two sprints in swimming — the 50- and 100-yard freestyle — are mad dashes in the pool, both races lasting less than a minute. The brevity of the events allows for no error; one tiny mistake can mean a fraction of a second lost, which in […]

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HomeTeam 15: Volleyball rankings for Tampa Bay

Posted on: September 25th, 2019

There is a new top team after Clearwater Central Catholic defeated Bishop McLaughlin in the always-tough Berkeley Premier tournament on Saturday. Calvary Christian also played in that tournament, losing its first match of the season. Osceola is now the only undefeated team in the area, but that could be tested this weekend. And welcome Academy […]

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Football Game Recap: Academy at the Lakes vs. Citi Christian Academy

Posted on: December 10th, 2018

Original article generated by Max Preps On Saturday, Academy at the Lakes faced Citi Christian Academy in a battle between two of the state’s top teams. Academy at the Lakes had enough points to win and then some against Citi Christian Academy, taking their game 36-18. The victory was business as usual for Academy at […]

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Week of 10/5/18: Here’s What You Missed on Social

Posted on: October 5th, 2018

Welcome to your weekly wrap-up, where we recap what we’ve been up to on social media this week. Want more? Visit the Weekly Social Wrap-Up section of our website.   Facebook From carving pumpkins to falling leaves, SK shared what they are most looking forward to this Fall in a series of adorable photos. Congratulations […]

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Posted on: June 4th, 2018

CHICAGO (June 4, 2018) — In its 33rd year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company, today announced Lexi Kilfoyl of Academy at the Lakes as its 2017-18 Gatorade Florida Softball Player of the Year. Kilfoyl is the first Gatorade Florida Softball Player of the Year to be chosen from Academy […]

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Academy At The Lakes Wildcats Varsity Walks Away Victorious Over Canterbury, 6-2

Posted on: March 29th, 2018

Academy at the Lakes Wildcats Varsity beat Canterbury 6-2 on Wednesday. Academy at the Lakes Wildcats Varsity opened up scoring in the first inning when Devyne Davis hit a solo homer. Alexis Kilfoyl took the win for Academy at the Lakes Wildcats Varsity. She surrendered two runs on six hits over seven innings, striking out six. Mac Berstrom took the loss for […]

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Softball: Academy at the Lakes 4, Canterbury 1

Posted on: March 8th, 2017

Original Article By: Bob Putnam ST. PETERSBURG — Alexis Kilfoyl is always competing with her older brother Darin, especially when it comes to pitching. The Academy at the Lakes aces — Alexis in softball, Darin in baseball — constantly set goals. They first zeroed in on the radar gun this season. Darin wanted to hit […]

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Sophomore sensation Alexis Kilfoyl catches eye of USA Softball

Posted on: February 16th, 2017

Original Article by Bob Putnam, Times Staff Writer Diane Stephenson, hired in July as softball coach at Academy of the Lakes, kept hearing about a young pitcher she was about to inherit. Stephenson knows talent. She spent 16 years as the coach at Indiana University. Last month, she decided to check out her new ace […]

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Lexi Kilfoyl ’19 Selected for 2017 USA Softball Junior Women’s National Training Team, Featured on Spectrum Sports

Posted on: January 11th, 2017

Academy at the Lakes’ sophomore Lexi Kilfoyl was one of only 24 athletes from around the country to be selected to join the 2017 USA Softball Junior Women’s National Training Team after a two-day selection process that took place in Clearwater, FL. AATL’s new Head Softball Coach Diane Stephenson watched her tryouts. “She did fantastic. […]

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MaxPreps/USA Football Players of the Week Nominees for October 24-30, 2016

Posted on: November 3rd, 2016

Week 11 nominees have been selected for the MaxPreps and USA Football Player of the Week program. The USA Football/MaxPreps Regional High School Football Players of the Week honors eight top high school football performers each week throughout the United States. Selected by USA Football, players are chosen based upon statistics that are submitted to […]

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