Athletics Blog, Week of September 29th

2016 Hall of Fame Game & Induction Ceremony

View this video for a great snap-shot of last Friday’s 2016 Hall of Fame Game and Induction Ceremony. Friends of the program, Ed & Wanda Gamble, were inducted along with Jennifer Lutrell-Scott, a 1997 graduate who was TFA’s first Division 1 athlete.

Chair Back Seating Opportunities

New this year at the Payne Stewart Athletic Complex is chair-back seating at Warden Stadium. For the first time, you have an opportunity to purchase stadium chair seats to enjoy while watching our amazing sporting events. For more information please visit or contact Alvin Alexander at or 407.206.8733.


September 29:
MS Cross Country @ GOAC Meet (@ Trinity Prep)
MS Football vs. Palm Bay Academy

September 30:
Varsity Football vs. Ocala Trinity (Royals TV)
Varsity Girls Golf @ Odoba Tournament of Champions (@ Providence Golf Club)
JV Volleyball @ OVA Tournament
Freshmen Volleyall @ OVA Tournament

October 1:
Varsity Volleyball vs. Calvary Christian (@ Calvary Christian)
Varsity Volleyball vs. MaClay (@ Calvary Christian)
Varsity Cross Country @ West Orange Invitational
Varsity Swimming & Diving @ Trinity Prep Invitational
JV Volleyball @ OVA Tournament
Freshmen Volleyball @ OVA Tournament
8th Grade Volleyball @ GOAC Post-season Tournament (@ Windermere Prep)

October 3:
JV Boys Golf vs. Trinity Prep (@ MetroWest Golf Club)

October 4:
Varsity Volleyball @ Olympia HS
JV Volleyball @ Olympia HS
Freshmen Volleyball @ Olympia HS
Varsity Girls Golf vs. Lake Mary Prep (@ MetroWest Golf Club)
Varsity Swimming & Diving vs. Cornerstone (@ Wadeview Pool)
Varsity Boys Golf vs. Montverde Academy (@ Bella Collina Golf Club)

October 5:
Varsity Boys Golf @ Royal Invitational (@ MetroWest Golf Club)

Royals TV Subscription

The First Academy is in its sixth year streaming live athletic events via Royals TV. TFA continues to partner with NFHS Network to broadcast regular season and post-season games for multiple sports. Check out to view upcoming events and catch the live action. For more information or questions, contact Doug Cohen at Any TFA students interested in helping out with Royals TV are encouraged to contact Doug Cohen.

The Royal Booster Association

We strongly encourage you to become part of our Royal Booster Association today! By becoming a booster, you will receive membership passes to all regular season home athletic contests. In addition to free admission to regular season events on campus, there are certain perks available at different memberships levels. Check out to view the Athletic Booster Association’s Mission, inquire about membership details and/or sign-up as a Booster or Sponsor.

Clinics/Skills Sessions

Fastpitch Softball Clinic: This clinic will take place on four dates (September 27, October 4, October 11, and October 18). It is open to 3rd-6th-grade girls. This clinic runs from 3:30-4:30 each day, and will be held at the softball field located within the Payne Stewart Athletic Complex. Cost is $80. Please register online at

LS Cheer Clinic: This clinic will take place the week of October 17th (Monday-Thursday). It is open to K-5th grade girls. This clinic runs from 3:30-5:30 on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday, and from 3:00-5:00 on Wednesday. The clinic will he held outside behind the gym. Cost is $140. Please register online at