Amelia Academy

AA Volleyball Celebrates Final Four Finish

2016, November 14 – For the first time in Amelia Academy history, the Amelia Academy Lady Patriots volleyball team finished in the final four of the VISAA Division III. Congratulations Lady Patriots on an incredible season!


Pictured left to right: Rachel A., Brianna G., Jessica M., Madison B., Abbi S., Hannah F., Rebecca A., and Elly A.

The #4 Amelia Academy Patriots volleyball team hosted the #5 seed Walsingham Academy on Wednesday, November 9, in the quarterfinal round of the VISAA Division III Tournament. The Patriots won in three games. On Friday, the Lady Patriots traveled to Richard Bland College to face the #1 Timberlake Christian in the semifinals. The Patriots lost this contest.

photoAmelia Academy junior Jessica M. sets the ball during the Patriots’ VISAA Division III quarterfinal win on Wednesday.

photoHannah F. returns the serve Wednesday when the Patriots defeated Walsingham Academy in the quarterfinal round of the VISAA Division III Tournament.

photoSenior Rebecca A. tips the ball back over the net during Wednesday’s win over Walsingham Academy. This was a quarterfinal win in the VISAA Division III Tournament for the Amelia Academy Patriots.

photoAmelia Academy junior Brianna G. prepares to serve the ball in the Amelia Academy Patriots win over Walsingham Academy.

photoSophomore Elly A. waits for the ball to drop during the Amelia Academy Patriots tournament win on Wednesday.

photoThe Lady Patriots celebrate after a tough volley during Wednesday’s tournament win over Walsingham.

photoSenior Rachel A. crushes the ball for the Patriots during Wednesday’s VISAA Division III win over Walsingham.

photoMadison B. returns the volley for the Patriots during Wednesday’s win.

photoAmelia Academy senior Abbi S. waits for the serve.

The team honors the flag before Wednesday’s game. Pictured left to right: Hannah F., Abbi S., Jessica M., Rachel A., Madison B., Elly A., Rebecca A. and Brianna G.