Aardvark Athletics

After only a few practices this winter, the ski team had its first race on Wednesday. In the girls’ race, Lane M and visiting student, Ava S, finished 30th and 31st respectively. In the boys’ race, Reilly O finished 30th.

The girls’ basketball team lost to Paulo Freire Social Justice Charter School on Monday. Cristy K and Eliza B led the way for the Aardvarks, combining for 10 points, strong rebounding, and aggressive defense. On Thursday, the team fell to Twin Valley 24-12. Ruby R had several rebounds and assists while Ruby C also made great contributions on both ends of the floor. The younger Academy team continues to put great effort into games against older RVAL teams.

The boys’ team lost to White Oak 42-24 on Tuesday. After falling behind 18-0 to start the game, AAC started to feel more comfortable and gel as a team. On Thursday, the team lost 32-15 to BART. Grayson R and Tucker ZA led the defense with 7 blocked shots and 8 rebounds, respectively. Nat BO and Charlie P provided the offensive spark, both contributing several points and assists.