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Athletics Blog, Week of January 12th

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Announcements

TFA Athletics is pleased to name former Olympic Gold Medalist Moushaumi Robinson as Head Varsity Track and Field Coach! Please contact willcohen@thefirstacademy.org if you have any questions at all about the program.

Alumni Spotlight

Class of '15 G. Williams Congratulations to TFA alumni Garrett Williams and the Clemson Tigers on winning the 2017 College Football National Championship. On January 9th, Clemson defeated Alabama 35-31.

Garrett, who graduated in 2015, played football and was on the weightlifting team at TFA. Awesome job, Garrett! Your TFA family is super proud!

Events

January 12:
JV Boys Basketball @ Edgewater
Freshmen Boys Basketball @ Edgewater
8th Grade Boys Basketball vs. Master’s Academy
7th Grade Boys Basketball vs. Master’s Academy
6th Grade Boys Basketball @ The Christ School

January 13:
Varsity Boys Basketball vs. Lakeland Christian
Varsity Girls Basketball @ Apopka HS
Varsity Girls Soccer vs. Boone HS (Senior Night)
Varsity Cheerleading @ Spirit Cheer and Dance State Competition (@ Ocean Center – Daytona Beach)
JB Boys Basketball vs. Lakeland Christian
8th Grade Boys Basketball vs. Foundation Academy
7th Grade Boys Basketball @ Foundation Academy

January 14:
Varsity Boys Basketball @ Master’s Academy
8th Grade Boys Basketball vs. The Christ School
8th Grade Boys Basketball vs. Windermere Prep
7th Grade Boys Basketball vs. Foundation Academy
7th Grade Boys Basketball vs. Windermere Prep
MS Girls Basketball Tournament (@ Lake Mary Prep)

January 16:
8th Grade Boys Basketball vs. Orangewood
6th Grade Boys Basketball vs. Orangewood

January 17:
Varsity Boys Basketball vs. Cornerstone
Varsity Boys Soccer @ Lake Mary Prep
Varsity Girls Basketball vs. Cornerstone
JV Boys Basketball vs. Cornerstone
JV Boys Soccer @ Freedom HS

January 18:
Varsity Girls Soccer District Semifinals (@ TFA)

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 http://www.nfhsnetwork.com/support/the-first-academy-orlando-fl to view upcoming events and catch the live action. For more information or questions, contact Doug Cohen at DougCohen@thefirstacademy.org. 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 https://thefirstacademy.org/athletics/booster-club/ to view the Athletic Booster Association’s Mission, inquire about membership details and/or sign-up as a Booster or Sponsor.