SKY Academy, Venice - Team Sports
We play in multiple sports throughout the school year. They are split into 4 categories: summer/fall; fall winter; winter/spring, and spring: After each sport, I will put accomplishments in parenthesis.
- Flag Football: (6-3 overall record; lost in 2nd round of playoffs)
- Varsity Volleyball (8-1 overall record: lost in championship game; League runner-up)
- J.V. Volleyball: (League Champion)
- Boys Basketball: (6-2; knocked out in first round of playoffs)
- Girls Basketball (9-1 South Champs: lost in championship: Overall league runner-up)
- Cross country (Finished 5th out of 14 team league)
- Boys Soccer: (5-2, knocked out in first round of playoffs)
- Girls Soccer: (9-0, League Champion)
- Softball: (9-0 League Champion; 4th in a row)
SKY Academy Venice finished 2nd overall for all teams in our league for best sports program for the 2016-2017 school year.
Recap of the 2016-2017 Year
The 2016-2017 sports year for SKY Academy Venice had great achievements in many areas. In the 14 team Florida Gulf Coast Charter League in which 12 different sports are played throughout the year, SKY was runner-up for overall league champion. Points are compiled throughout the year for championships and play-offs. SKY won championships in JV Volleyball, Girls Soccer, and Girls Softball. SKY made it to the championship games but came up just short of achieving a championship in both Girls’ Basketball and Girls’ Volleyball. The SKY Softball team continued their streak of championships with their 4th in a row while continuing to remain undefeated for 4 years straight in that process. Girls’ Volleyball also continued their success by reaching the championship game for the 4th straight year. Flag Football reached the play-offs for the 5th year in a row. Out of a total of 12 different sports played throughout the year, SKY Academy Venice reached the play-offs in all but two areas in a very competitive league. For the first time in SKY Academy history, a player participated in four different sports throughout the year. 8th Grader Kelly Walsh participated in volleyball, basketball, soccer and softball during the 2016-2017 school year. She would reach the championship game in all four sports with winning two championships in soccer and in softball. Overall, a very good sports year for SKY Academy Venice.