Athletics Update

April 29, 2016

NEWS & HIGHLIGHTS

Visit the Athletics blog for complete team schedules and game summaries.

From Mark TebbsCongratulations to the girls varsity tennis team for winning the GISA AAA State Team Championship last week! This is the first Westminster girls varsity tennis state championship. Special congratulations to Kylie Duckworth, GISA AAA State Girls Singles champion!

The following varsity track athletes placed at the GISA Region 4-AAA Meet and qualified to compete in the state track meet April 28-30:

  • Evan Downs – Region Champion in the 3200m and 1600 m
  • Tyra Kimbler – Region Champion in the 400m and 2nd in the 200m and 100m
  • Nygl Eaddy – 3rd in the 100m
  • Noah Dyer – 4th in the 110m Hurdles
  • Emily Rogers – 3rd in the 3200m and 4th in the 1600m
  • Janna Barinowski – 3rd in the 300m Hurdles

Both the boys and girls varsity soccer teams won in the first round of the state tournament to advance to the state quarterfinals!

MS Track ChampionsThe girls Middle School track team won the 2016 CSRA City championship. Congratulations to the team and head coach Cory Hickson!

UPCOMING EVENTS
Please visit our athletic calendar for specific information as to time and location of each athletic event.

 

LOBSTERFEST
WSA-surf & turfThe Booster Club’s Second Annual Lobsterfest will be Friday, Apr. 29. Seating will be from 6:30 to 7 p.m. The menu includes succulent Maine lobster tail, tender filet mignon, hot baked potato, Green Jacket salad, roll and a brownie. Dinner will be served on the Westminster grounds. Click here to make a reservation online or to print out a hard copy order form. Order forms may also be picked up at any school office. Order deadline is April 27. You won’t want to miss this fun community event!

Event T-shirts are on sale f0r $20 while supplies last. T-shirts feature the event logo on a white long-sleeved T-shirt. Get yours today by emailing Andrea Newton.

GISA State Track Meet – through April 30

JV & VARSITY ATHLETIC BANQUET
All 2015-16 JV and varsity athletes and their families are invited to the banquet at Warren Baptist Church (Simmons Hall) on Tuesday, May 3, where all Westminster athletes will be honored and Westminster athletics will be celebrated! The dinner will be catered. All athletes, coaches and their spouses will eat for free. Information will be forthcoming regarding purchasing meal tickets for additional family members.

MIDDLE SCHOOL SPRING ATHLETIC ASSEMBLY
Middle School spring sports athletes will be recognized during an assembly on Wednesday, May 4 at 8:30 a.m. in the Middle/Upper School Gym.

GISA State Soccer Final Four  May 6 and 7

GISA State Baseball Playoffs, Round 1 – May 6 and 7

GISA State Baseball Quarterfinals – May 13-14

GISA State Baseball Semifinals – May 20 and 21

GISA State Baseball Finals – May 27 and 28

Additional Athletic Information

BOOSTER CLUB
It is never too late to join the Booster Club! Click here for more membership information.

SPIRIT WEAR
Remember, Westminster spirit wear is now available online! On the Westminster website, look under Athletics to find the Booster Online Store and enjoy shopping on your smart phone or from the comfort of your own home.

All major credit cards are accepted. Spirit wear that is ordered online will NOT be shipped but will be delivered to the Lower, Middle or Upper School offices, depending on the age of your child. More delivery information is available on the online store page.

BoosterStoreIconTo access our online store, click here or scroll to the bottom of ANY page on wsa.net and click the Wildcat icon (similar to the icon at right) on the bottom right of the page.

Remember, you will still be able to purchase spirit wear at all home soccer and baseball games with cash or check only.