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WolfPack Weekly Roundup: April 15, 2019
Categories: General, Middle School, Upper School, Athletics
Posted: 4/16/2019

Last week the WolfPack earned a handful of big victories. Be sure to congratulate members of all four soccer teams, varsity girls golf, varsity tennis, and Middle School baseball on their success. You can read about these competitions and more in the recaps below!

Varsity track had another strong showing at...



Jones receives Most Positive Cheerleading Athlete Award for Cobb County
Categories: General, Middle School, Athletics
Posted: 4/16/2019

Congratulations to Faith Jones, 11th-grade, on receiving the Most Positive Cheerleading Athlete for Cobb County, a regional award granted by Georgia Positive Athlete. This organization grants college scholarships to outstanding high school athletes based on their character and athleticism. Out of the more than 5,400 Georgia high school athletes who...



WolfPack Weekly Roundup: April 8, 2019
Categories: General, Middle School, Upper School, Athletics
Posted: 4/8/2019

I hope many of you had the opportunity to come out and witness the incredible talents of our track team this past Saturday on a beautiful day for a track meet! The WolfPack track and field team did not disappoint at home with a great showing in front of the...



Varsity track and field compete in Metro Atlanta track meet
Categories: General, Upper School, Athletics
Posted: 4/4/2019

On Thursday, March 28 the varsity track and field team competed in the rain-delayed 5th Annual Metro Atlanta track meet, hosted by Pace Academy and Holy Innocents' Episcopal School. The a two-day event included 16 Atlanta area independent schools.

In this high level of competition, Whitefield had a record number of...



WolfPack Weekly Roundup: April 1, 2019
Categories: General, Middle School, Upper School, Athletics
Posted: 4/1/2019

Last week the Pack decided that stellar defense was going to be the theme for the week. Both Middle School soccer teams, both varsity tennis teams, the varsity boys soccer, the junior varsity boys tennis, and the Middle School baseball team all had shut-out wins during last week's competition! Check...



Fassnacht, Grand’Pierre make All-County teams
Categories: General, Upper School, Athletics
Posted: 3/26/2019

Two members of the Whitefield Academy swim and dive team were selected for all-county teams. Varsity diver Avery Fassnacht, 10th-grade, was recently named to the First Team All-County and swimmer Emilie Grand'Pierre, 12th-grade, has been named to the Second Team All-County.

Both finished the season strong at the County and State...



WolfPack Weekly Roundup: March 25, 2019
Categories: General, Middle School, Upper School, Athletics
Posted: 3/25/2019

The WolfPack competed in 24 athletic events last week! Highlights included two wins by our varsity baseball team against Mt. Bethel in a Monday night doubleheader, varsity boys and girls soccer wins over King’s Ridge and St. Francis, and varsity boys and girls tennis wins over St. Francis. You can...



Hopkins receives Honorable Mention All-State for GHSA
Categories: General, Upper School, Athletics
Posted: 3/25/2019

Whitefield Academy junior AJ Hopkins earned Honorable Mention All-State for GHSA for Class A Private Schools. AJ averaged 20 points per game, 10 rebounds per game, and 2 blocks per game. In February, he was named to the First Team All-Region Boys Basketball Team. Congratulations, AJ!



Varsity cross country runners compete in Mercedes Marathon
Categories: General, Upper School, Athletics
Posted: 2/12/2019

Five Whitefield varsity cross country runners competed as a relay team in the Mercedes Marathon in Birmingham, AL on February 9. The team was made up of runners Zachary Justice, Sean Morris, Colson Gullege, and Jordan Johnson, all seniors, and junior Devin Wade. They ran the race in just under...



Wingate, Hopkins named to All-Region basketball teams
Categories: General, Upper School, Athletics
Posted: 2/5/2019

Two Whitefield Academy basketball players have been selected for all-region teams for the 2018-19 season. Senior Shelby Wingate was selected for the First Team All-Region Girls Basketball Team and junior AJ Hopkins was named to the First Team All-Region Boys Basketball Team.

Shelby averaged 19.5 points per game, 8.5 rebounds per...