Three Amelia Academy student athletes were recognized on Friday night when the Patriots hosted Grace Christian. Senior night for fall sports was held between the middle school and varsity games. Senior cross country runner Sarah Pomfrey was escorted by her parents, Chris and Lynn Pomfrey. Senior volleyball player Madison Barnard was accompanied by her sister Macy and parents Gregory and Sharon Barnard. Senior volleyball player Lexi Easter was presented by her sister Savanah, mother April Easter, father Tony Easter and step mother, Tracie Easter.
Friday night saw the Amelia Academy Patriots hosting Grace Christian in their final home game of the regular season. On senior night Senior Madison Barnard prepares to pass the ball. The Patriots won in three games.
Amelia Academy senior Lexi Easter waits for the ball during Friday’s 3-0 win over Grace Christian. This was Amelia Academy’s senior night.
The Amelia Academy middle school volleyball team hosted Banner Christian on Friday, October 25th. Pictured is eighth grader Bobbie Fletcher going for the ball. The Patriots won.
Amelia Academy fifth grader Reagan Graber makes the serve during the Little Lady Patriots final home game of the season against Grace Christian.
Amelia Academy middle school players Deanna King, Riley Stallings, Reagan Graber and Hardy McMillion cheer on the Patriots during their win against Grace Christian on Friday night.
The Amelia Academy cross-country team traveled to Kenston Forest on Thursday for a meet. Pictured are senior Sarah Pomfrey and junior Kellie Banks running in the women’s division.
Amelia Academy runners D’monte’ Moseley and Greg Harris start the cross-country race at Kenston Forest when the Patriots traveled to Blackstone on Thursday for this VCC event.
Amelia Academy Patriots’ Amanda Carwile goes up for a spike during Thursday’s loss to Richmond Christian.
Mikayla Anderson waits for the ball on Thursday night when the middle school Patriots defeated Richmond Christian. Fellow Patriot Brooke Anderson waits for the pass.
#26 Brooke Anderson concentrates on making a pass during the Patriots middle school win on Thursday over Richmond Christian.
On Thursday night the Little Lady Patriots hosted Richmond Christian. The middle school Patriots won this contest. Pictured is seventh grader Macy Barnard going up for the ball.
Amelia Academy volleyball coach Jason Morris and players Reagan Graber and Brooke Hazzard watch the middle school action during Thursday’s game with Richmond Christian. The Patriots won this game.
Amelia Academy Varsity Volleyball player Jade Nunnally returns the ball during the Patriot’s loss to Richmond Christian.
Sophomore Sarah Reynolds waits for the referee during last week’s game with Richmond Christian. The varsity Patriots played hard but lost this contest.
On Tuesday, October 15th nine middle school students were inducted into the National Junior Beta Club. Front row: Cole Duncan, Caleb Smith, Molly Lane, and Molly McMillian. Second row: Chase Thomas, Calvin Allen, Summer Carter, Brooke Anderson and Bobbie Fletcher.
The following students were named to the Honor Roll for the first quarter at Amelia Academy.
*Indicates students who earned an A in each class.
* Macy Barnard
* Sarah Pomfrey
On Tuesday, October 1stthe Amelia Academy Varsity volleyball team hosted Tidewater Academy. Pictured is freshman Emma Humphrey hurrying on to the court after her name was announced. The Patriots defeated the Lady Warriors.
Fifth grader Reagan Graber prepares to serve the ball during the Amelia Academy middle school’s volleyball game with Tidewater Academy on Tuesday. The Patriots won this match up.
Amelia Academy seventh grader Deanna King and eighth grader Mikayla Anderson wait for the serve from Tidewater Academy when the Patriots hosted Tidewater on Tuesday. The Little Lady Patriots were victorious.
Amelia Academy sophomore Sarah Reynolds returns the ball during Tuesday’s win over Tidewater Academy.
The middle school volleyball team waits for the ball to drop during Tuesday’s win over Tidewater. Pictured: (left to right) Mikayla Anderson, Hardy McMillion, Reagan Graber and Bobbie Fletcher.
Macy Barnard makes a save for the middle school Patriots, while team members Amanda Carwile and Brooke Hazzard wait to help. Amelia Academy won this match up.
Amelia Academy middle school players Brooke Anderson and Deanna King wait for the set from Bobbie Fletcher during the Patriots’ win over Tidewater Academy on Tuesday.
Amelia Academy sophomore Emma Allen goes after the ball, while Lexi Easter, Sarah Reynolds and Madison Barnard cheer her on during the varsity Patriots win over Tidewater Academy. This VCC contest was held on Tuesday, October 1st.
Pictures taken by Kellie Banks and Haylee Huddleston.