Athletic News

Postseason Honors for Westminster Football Player

December 5, 2016

dsc_6439_crSenior Dyllan Conway was recently selected for first team all-state in Missouri based on his performance on the field during the 2016 football season.

All-Conference Honors for Westminster Softball Players

November 30, 2016

21443333515_b199ca0b6c_oPostseason results are in for Westminster Christian Academy softball athletes. Freshman Lauren Gates, catcher, made All-Conference 1st Team, All-District 1st Team, and All-Region 2nd Team. Juniors Maddie Volding, first base, and Deanne Pfyl, shortstop, were named to All-Conference 2nd Team.

All-Conference Anticipation for Westminster Boys Soccer Players

November 17, 2016

Postseason hopes are high for Westminster Christian Academy athletes, Teddy Bacon (senior), Connor Dolan (senior), and Frankie Sacco (junior), after all three were selected to Metro League Boys Soccer All-League teams.

 

 

Postseason Excitement for Westminster Girls Volleyball Players

November 16, 2016

Postseason anticipation is running high for Westminster Christian Academy juniors, Avery Engelmeyer, Hilary Hightower, and Madeline Williams, after all three were selected to both All-District and Metro-League Volleyball All-League Teams.

 

 

College-bound Westminster Seniors Sign to Play Baseball

November 9, 2016

A feeling of excitement pervaded the air as three Westminster Christian Academy seniors signed sports commitments on Wednesday morning, November 9. Congratulations go out to Matt Ottsen (baseball, Bucknell University), Weston Schad (baseball, Murray State University), and DJ Stewart (baseball, Eastern Illinois University).

Westminster Flips District with Win Over Borgia

October 20, 2016

The win moved Westminster past Rolla for fifth place in the district standings with Borgia holding fourth. Since the two teams were adjacent in the standings and Westminster won the head-to-head meeting, MSHSAA flipped them. That means Westminster gets the home playoff game Borgia had been aiming for all season.

Soccer Sensation: Kirsten Davis

October 19, 2016

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While it may be the offseason for high school soccer, Westminster senior Kirsten Davis is doing anything but resting. Last month, she was the lone Missourian among 26 players invited to the U-18 U.S. national team training camp in San Diego.

Westminster Boys Soccer Team Brings the Love of the Game to Special Needs Children

October 17, 2016

Last Saturday morning, Westminster Christian Academy’s boys soccer team volunteered their time and energy to aid SPENSA (Special Needs Soccer Association) in its mission to bring the excitement and fun of playing soccer to young people who traditionally have not had a place in the youth soccer system.

 

Week 9 Football — Westminster Passes Borgia, 46-35

October 14, 2016

In a game with massive Class 4 District 4 postseason implications, the Westminster Christian Academy Wildcats continued their domination of the Borgia Knights.

Westminster Girls Tennis Teams Make Blankets for Local Children

September 19, 2016

The atmosphere was one of enthusiasm and camaraderie last Wednesday, as members of Westminster Christian Academy’s girls tennis teams gathered after school to make fleece tie blankets for donation to Project Linus.

Second Place Finish for Westminster Cross Country Team

September 10, 2016

Westminster junior Evan Parres decided to put all his focus into running over the summer. He is pleased with the results so far. Parres crossed the muddy course in 17 minutes, 51 seconds, to lead the Wildcats, who scored 239 points to edge out Grain Valley (252) for the second-place trophy.

Connor Dolan • Westminster soccer

August 31, 2016

A senior center back and team captain, Dolan came up big offensively and anchored a defense which produced three shutouts to lead the Wildcats to the Metro League Tournament championship.

Westminster Christian Academy has rematch with John Burroughs after winning Metro League tournament

August 30, 2016

Fresh off winning the Metro League tournament, the Westminster Christian Academy Wildcats return to action with a high school boys soccer game against John Burroughs.

Westminster blanks Priory to capture Metro League tournament title

August 27, 2016

Westminster proved it will be a contender by running through the toughest three games possible in the tournament, shutting out defending tournament champion John Burroughs, defending Class 1 champ Principia and traditionally strong Priory.

Prep Athlete of the Week: Steve Webb

August 26, 2016

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The standout senior running back came up with a big performance in the Wildcats’ 49-47 victory over visiting St. Mary’s last Saturday afternoon.

New coach, same expectations at Westminster

August 15, 2016

Chris Pederson’s preferred ride at practice doesn’t have wheels or a seat. Westminster’s first-year football coach takes a load off by hopping on the tackling sled.

Taylor French ready for big finish to her Westminster career

August 15, 2016

French, who shot 160 to tie for 13th in Class 2 last year, has got her eyes on the big picture. It is, after all, a picture that includes success on the course this season and beyond.

High school football jamborees help coaches, players get ready for regular season

August 11, 2016

This Friday (Aug. 12) and Saturday will see most teams putting on the uniform and hitting an opponent for the first time in preparation for the Aug. 19-20 season opening weekend.

Tiny but mighty, Westminster’s Conway is dangerous despite small stature

August 4, 2016

 

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Shattered ankles, broken tackles and deflated egos litter Dyllan Conway’s highlight tape. Bringing down Conway is like tackling a jack rabbit. If his cuts and spins don’t dupe you, his speed will. A senior receiver for the Westminster football team, Conway has attributes that can grab the attention of college coaches.

Westminster Hires Head Varsity Boys Basketball Coach

August 1, 2016

Westminster Christian Academy has recently named Dale Ribble as head varsity boys basketball coach. Ribble brings more than 20 years of college coaching experience to his new position. He will also serve as a physical education teacher at Westminster.