SKY Academy, Englewood - Team Sports

SKY Englewood Athletics 2016-17

The SKY Englewood STORM competes in the 13 school Florida Sun Coast League which is made up of charter and private schools.

SKY Englewood is one of two schools (Palmetto Charter) that posted teams in all 12 sports offered by the league.

This being our first year with eighth graders, Englewood SKY finished 4th of the 12 schools in the total sports competition. The program continues to be a source of pride and school spirit.

  1. JV Volleyball, winning record and qualified for the South Division Playoffs.
  2. Varsity Volleyball, winning record and qualified for the South Division Playoffs
  3. Flag Football, established our schools first football victory improving greatly from last season.
  4. Boys Cross Country, won two meets of the 7 outright and finished as the FSCL Runner-up.  Eighth grader Thomas Blem went undefeated in two straight seasons (14 meets) and finishes as a two-time League Champion. 
  5. Girls Cross Country, led by four sixth graders won 1 meet outright and finished as FSCL Runner-up.
  6. Boys Basketball, finished with a .500 record and beat rival SKY Venice in the final regular season game.
  7. Girls Basketball, won the last three games finishing with a winning record and qualifying for the playoffs.
  8. Boys Soccer, an outstanding young team with a winning record making it to the semi-finals in the playoffs.
  9. Girls Soccer, won 3 of 7 contests, significant improvement from last season.
  10. Golf, qualified for the FSCL Championship finishing as the runner-up. Seventh grader Eddie Lainhart  shot a 37. Lost the individual championship on the playoff hole.
  11. Girls Softball, won their first game this year beating Bradenton Christian.
  12. Tennis, this was the school’s first year competing in tennis. 14 players learned and competed in singles and doubles matches.  Beat St. Joseph Christian twice.

Florida Sun Coast League: SKY Academy Englewood, SKY Venice, Sarasota Leadership Academy, Imagine North Manatee, Imagine North Port, Tabernacle, Sarasota School of Arts & Science, Sarasota School of Innovative Studies, Imagine Palmer Ranch, Imagine Lakewood Ranch, Palmetto Charter, Sarasota Academy of the Arts, Manatee Charter