In the last decade, The First Academy Volleyball program has been the paramount of athletic tradition in Central Florida. Year in and year out the Lady Royals contend for district, regional and state titles and are among the most respected programs in Central Florida.
Since 2004, TFA has earned eleven District Titles, seven Regional Titles and six State Championships. Many of our Lady Royals have gone on to play at the next level for Division 1 schools such as, Mercer University, Liberty University, Princeton University, Dartmouth College, The University of Connecticut, Clemson University, The University of Colorado, Georgia Tech and many more.
The First Academy hosts matches in the Cramer Family Fieldhouse and competes in FHSAA Class 5A District 6.
State Champion – 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2016
State Runner Up – 2013
State Final Four – 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
Region Champion – 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2016
District Champion – 1995, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
Varsity Head Coach – Dan Hedger
Varsity Assistant – Jennifer Hedger
Junior Varsity Head Coach – Jessica Kenning
Junior Varsity Assistant – Alyssa Abbott
Middle School Head Coach – Sherrianne Sendziak
Sixth Grade Head Coach – Alyssa Abbott
Joe Casalese will take over the reins for the Royals heading into the second year of the program.
Varsity Head Coach: Joe Casalese
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