Athletic Highlights from Spring 2017

Girls’ Soccer

The girls’ soccer team continues to bring impressive talent and teamwork to the field. April 13 the team defeated a previously undefeated team in their league. The team has won all four games played this month. The depth of the team is apparent when the team continues to find success despite key players minor injuries.

Boys’ Soccer

The boys’ soccer team has won half of their games this month. This dedicated group of students can be found practicing on the quad at all hours of the day. Their next game will be played at home on April 18.

Baseball

The baseball team had an impressive 17-11 victory over Layton Christian. The boys are improving as individuals and as a team. At their most recent home game Robbe Genyn and Jaden Tree executed a successful pickle to force a key out for the inning. In the game against Rockwell Ethan Varga hit a homerun and Anthon Varga and Dallon Larson performed the rare and impressive triple play to end an inning in a single play. The next game is April 17, followed by two home games on April 19 and 21.

Track and Field

The track team competed with great energy and enthusiasm at the meet on April 5. Sophia Hope had a first place finish in the high jump. The medley relay also took first place at the meet!

Girls’ Golf

A group filled with primarily novice golfers is off to an excellent start this season and working hard to develop their skills. Their first meet was 3/30 at the Sun Hills Golf Course, and for a few team members this was their first time on a golf course. The girls played well and keep great spirits despite the cold and rainy weather.

Boys’ Tennis

The tennis team has had three meets this month. Dheven Duenwald has been a star player for the team. He won an impressive match against Grand High School and he is currently 3 for 3. The next match is April 20 against Manti.

Athletic Scores from Winter Semester 2017

Varsity Boys' Basketball

Date Opponent Score
11/21/16 Newbury Park 69-31(W)
11/22/16 Simi Valley 84-55(W)
11/23/16 El Camino Real 76-52(W)
11/25/16 Windward 64-75(L)
11/26/16 Beverly Hills 68-41(W)
11/30/16 Findlay Prep 65-76(L)
12/2/16 AcS 79-37(W)
12/3/16 Timpanogos 83-57(W)
12/8/16 Lone Peak 71-58(W)
12/9/16 Wakefield 75-64(W)
12/10/16 Timpview 97-76(W)
12/13/16 Layton 85-57(W)
12/17/16 Marshall 80-25(W)
12/19/16 Saugus 74-41(W)
12/20/16 Crescenta Valley 65-43(W)
12/21/1 Village Christian 68-54(W)
1/7/17 Manti 97-44(W)
1/13/17 Commonwealth Academy 65-50(W)
1/15/17 IMG Academy 51-61(L)
1/20/17 Impact Academy 99-53(W)
1/21/17 Impact Academy 97-48(W)
1/28/17 Chino Hills 80-106(L)
1/30/17 Academy of Sport Science  77-41(W)
2/4/17 Layton Christian Academy  65-52(W)
2/10/17 Kearns  104-58(W)
2/14/17 Jordan  101-44(W)
2/28/17 Impact Academy  87-55(W)
3/30/17 La Lumiere  52-64(L)

For the second year in a row, the varsity boys’ basketball team is proud to be selected to compete in the Dick’s Sporting Goods National Tournament. The first game is/was March 30th. It is an honor to compete with such high caliber teams and clearly demonstrates the team’s’ talent to be a part of the tournament.

Varsity Girls' Basketball

Date Opponent Score
11/29/16 Gunnison Valley 93-42(W)
12/6/16 Providence Hall 70-50(W)
12/7/16 Green River 78-40(W)
12/9/16 Grantsville 67-55(W)
1/17/17 Waterford 48-32(W)
1/19/17 Rowland Hall 71-30 (W)
1/24/17 Layton Christian Academy 62-41(W)
1/26/17 American Prep Academy 81-35(W)
1/27/17 Rockwell 65-12(W)
1/31/17 Layton Christian Academy  54-56(L)
2/2/17 Rockwell 72-39(W)
2/3/17 American Prep Academy  77-20(W)
2/7/17 Waterford  70-33(W)
2/9/17 Rowland Hall  70-33(W)
2/17/17 State Basketball Tournament  57-58(L)

Swim Team Highlights

As a team our swimmers dropped 46.13 seconds off their times at the state meet. Clista and Oliver brought home two medals each for their individual events. Despite the small size of the team by comparison to other teams at the meet the team held their own impressively well. Great season team!

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Snowsports Highlights

This year two students have been invited to compete at nationals. Congratulations and good luck to Max Angerer and Carla Karch Brosa! Max placed 9th in the nation in the junior men division and Carla placed 6th in junior women division.

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Boys’ Basketball A-Team

The team is a great defense minded team with a record of 13-2.

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Boys’ Basketball JV Team

This is a new team at Wasatch Academy. The boys are learning to play together and off to a great start this season.