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That’s a Wrap on Athletics for the 2018-2019 School Year

Posted on: May 3rd, 2019

On Wednesday, April 24, the Athletics Department held their annual Middle and Upper Division Sports Awards. This school year, our students had exceptional seasons. Students from our Middle and Upper Divisions were honored for amazing accomplishments such as a second run at the State Chapionship title for the football team and other personal bests. In […]


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Leah DeGeorge, Paul DeGrado Lead Bolles Sweep at Florida 1A States

Posted on: November 26th, 2018

Original article by Chandler Brandes, Swimming World Magazine  The Florida 1A Swimming and Diving State Championships took place on Nov. 16 at the Sailfish Splashpark Aquatic Athletics Center in Stuart, Fla. Bolles continued their historic dominance in Florida high school swimming and diving, winning the girls’ meet with 381 points ahead of Pine Crest (303) […]


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FHSAA Class 1A Regional Standouts

Posted on: November 15th, 2018

Original article by Florida Swin Network As we wrap up regionals and head into the final two state championship meets, here is a list we have compiled of 1A regional standout swimmers! Saint Andrews Boys Saint Andrews boys having had a very successful season and proving that at Regions 4 by claiming regional champions. The […]


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Sports Update: State Football Playoffs, Swimming State Final, and College Softball Signing

Posted on: November 12th, 2018

State Football playoffs begin on Friday, Nov. 16. Academy will try for their second consecutive state championship and the third in school history. We will play at home (Collier Parkway Rec Complex, Predator’s Field) against Harvest Christian Academy from Jacksonville. Kickoff is at 7:00pm. AATL Sophomore Swimmer, McKenna Smith, won the 50 meter and the […]


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Academy Swimmers Move on to Regionals

Posted on: November 5th, 2018

The Academy Varsity swim team had its most successful district meet in school history last Friday at Berkeley Prep.  Both Boys and Girls teams finished 5th in team competition, and several of our swimmers qualified to compete in the upcoming Regional Meet. McKenna Smith won her 5th career district title with first place finishes in […]


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Fall Sports Update

Posted on: August 28th, 2018

Academy Fall Season Sports are in full swing with every team starting their season.  Here are some early highlights… Varsity Volleyball team was impressive in their first five matches defeating Freedom and Hernando High Schools twice and also defeating All Saints Academy in a district match-up. The Varsity Boys Golf team opened their season with […]


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HomeTeam Hot Shots: Nominations for Sept. 16-22

Posted on: September 23rd, 2017

Original Article by Rodney Page and Bob Putnam, Times Staff Writers Each week, our HomeTeam staffers nominate male and female Hot Shot athletes from each of the counties we cover. Then we turn the voting over to readers. These nominations span Saturday, Sept. 16-Friday, Sept. 22. Read up on all of our nominees then vote […]


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McKenna Smith Wins Titles; Swimmers Shine at District Championships

Posted on: November 1st, 2016

McKenna Smith ’21 headlined for Academy at the Lakes’ swimming team at the District Championship meet on Oct. 27 at Berkeley Prep, winning titles in both the 50 and 100 freestyles. Based on her performance at Districts, McKenna has qualified second overall in both events for the Regional Championships on Friday, Nov. 4 at Florida […]


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Smith ’21 Qualifies for Swimming State Championships

Posted on: November 5th, 2015

Academy at the Lakes 7th grader McKenna Smith has qualified to compete in the FHSAA 1A State Swimming Championships. McKenna finished 5th at regionals in the 50 freestyle with a time of 25.14 and is seeded 22nd in the state meet. The state meet will be held on Friday, Nov. 6 in Stuart, Fla. This […]


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1A State Swimming Championships Recap

Posted on: November 18th, 2014

On Saturday, Nov. 15, four Academy at the Lakes swimmers competed in the 1A State Swimming Championships in Stuart, Fla. Leading the way for the Wildcats was Abbey Duncan ’17, who claimed the state title in the 100 backstroke with a time of 54.05. She also placed fifth in the 100 butterfly with a time […]


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