2019 Summer Athletics Camps at GPA

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Join your friends at Grace Prep’s Summer Athletics Camps! Use the links below to access the flyer and registration form. 2019 GPA Summer Athletics Camp Flyer 2019 GPA Summer Athletics Camp Registration May 20-23, 9:00 a.m. to noon Coach Evans Basketball Camp (for rising 3rd-5th grade BOYS & GIRLS, and 6th-9th grade GIRLS) May 28-July 25, 9:00-11:00 a.m. OR 3:00-5:00 p.m. Strength & Conditioning Camp (for rising 7th-12th graders) June 10-13, 9:00 a.m. to noon Coach Alfred Basketball Camp (for rising 6th-9th grade BOYS) July 8-10, 9:00 a.m. to noon; July 11 (clinics), July 12 (clinics), times vary Coach Lewis Volleyball Camp (for rising 4th-9th graders) register for this one at www.prenticelewiscamps.com

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Phillips Claims Back-to-Back State Title

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Members of the Grace Prep track teams competed in the TAPPS 4A State Meet in Waco last Saturday. Kennedy Phillips won her second TAPPS 4A state shot put crown in as many seasons, besting the second place competitor by 15 inches. The sophomore earned first team all-state honors with her title. The Lions also claimed a pair second team all-state accolades with their runner-up finishes: freshman Lydia Curreri in the 1600m, and the boys’ 4x100m relay team of senior Matthew Tucker, junior Tahj Chambers, sophomore Daryn Carruthers, and senior D.J. Oats. Also competing at the meet were senior Hannah Turner (girls’ 4x100m relay), junior Rheagan Smith (girls’ 4x100m relay), sophomore Jaylah Suggs (girls’ 4x100m relay, high jump, and triple jump), and freshmen Luke Moore (boys’ 3200m) and Becca Turner (girls’ 4x100m relay)

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Tennis and Track Awards Ceremony

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The high school tennis and track teams celebrated their 2018 seasons with an awards ceremony recently. In addition to honoring those who received all-state honors, each team named its MVP, Christ-Like and Lion Award winners. A complete list follows. Boys Tennis MVP: Drew Moore Christ-Like Award: Sam Hall Lion Award: Nathan Holm TAPPS 4A State Qualifiers Doubles team of Nathan Holm & Drew Moore TAPPS Academic All-State  Nathan Holm * * * * * * * Girls Tennis MVP: Claire Bullington Christ-Like Award: Kay Lee Sedwick Lion Award: Sara Gunn TAPPS 4A All-State Honorable Mention: Claire Bullington, Kay Lee Sedwick TAPPS 4A State Qualifiers Doubles team of Claire Bullington & Kay Lee Sedwick TAPPS Academic All-State  Claire Bullington, Kay Lee Sedwick * * * * * * * Boys Track MVP: Tyler Osborne Christ-Like Award: Carson Pinon Lion Award: Abraham Morden TAPPS 4A All-State 1st Team (Gold Medal): Angel Garza-Nava (Shot Put) Honorable Mention (Bronze Medal): Abraham Morden, Matthew Tucker, Tyler Osborne, Brandon Lawrence (4x400m Relay) TAPPS Academic All-State  Kameron Stokes TAPPS 4A District 2 Champions Abraham Morden (800 meters) Langston Pugh (110m Hurdles) Angel Garza-Nava (Shot Put) Matthew Chester (Discus) * * * * * * * Girls Track MVP: Lauren Kelley Christ-Like Award: Jayci Campbell Lion Award: Jaylah Suggs TAPPS 4A All-State 1st Team (Gold Medal): Kennedy Phillips (Shot Put) TAPPS Academic All-State  Lauren Kelley, Mikayla Thornton TAPPS 4A District 2 Champions Kennedy Phillips (Shot Put) TAPPS 4A North Region Champions Jaylah Suggs (High Jump) Kennedy Phillips (Shot Put)

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