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Athletic Director's Message

To the Parents, Students, Alumni and Friends of Bishop Amat High School,

 The Athletic department knows the value in providing the young men and women entrusted in our care with a quality Catholic and Amat education and we are happy to play a part in it.

 Approximately 85% of our student body is involved in athletics and join the rich tradition that has produced many outstanding men and women in the past sixty-one years.

 The majority of our sports teams compete in the Camino Del Rey Association. Fall sports (mid-August through mid-November) competing in the Del Rey League include: golf, and tennis as well as boys and girls cross-country, girls volleyball competes in the Camino Real League. Football competes as a PAC-5 school in the Mission League. Winter sports (mid-November through mid-February) that compete in the Del Rey League include girls basketball, boys and girls soccer, boys basketball compete in the Camino. Wrestling competes in the Mission League. Del Rey spring sports (mid-February through May) include boys' baseball, golf, tennis and volleyball, coed swimming, and coed track & field as well as girls' softball.

Lastly, our high academic standards and competitiveness of our athletic programs ensure that many of our student-athletes receive college scholarships at prestigious colleges such as Notre Dame, Harvard, Brown, USC, Berkeley, and UCLA. Approximately 97% of our student body moves on to college.

Three hundred two [302] student-athletes participated in a fall sport 2018. Academically during the fall grading period, 23 student-athletes posted a 4.0 GPA; 98 earned a 3.5 or better, and 131 posted a 3.0 or higher. Girls Cross Country won the Del Rey League, Football won the Mission League championship and Girls Volleyball won the Camino Real League title. 

Two hundred and eighty-two  [282] student-athletes competed in winter sports 2018-2019. As of the first-semester final grade report, 61 student-athletes posted a 4.0 GPA; 55 earned a 3.5 or better, and 126 posted a 3.0 or higher. Wrestling won the Mission League title and the CIF-SS Championship. Girls Soccer won the Del Rey league title. 

Three hundred and ninety-two [392] student-athletes competed in spring sports 2019. The second-semester grade report 32 student-athletes posted a 4.0 GPA; 78 earned a 3.5 or better, and 211 had a 3.0 or higher. The Baseball Team, Girls and Boys Swim Teams, Boys Tennis Team, the Softball Team, Boys Golf, and the Girls Track Team won the Del Rey League Title.

Lastly, the CIF-SS Academic Team Awards 2018-2019 have been posted and I am pleased to announce the list of varsity teams that have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Congratulations to all our student-athletes for their performance in the classroom. Recognition for this accomplishment is included in the Academic Awards assemblies in May (Seniors May 29) and (Juniors, Sophomores, Freshman) May 30.

CIF-SS Academic Award results can be viewed on the following link:

https://cifss.org/awards/academic-awards/


BOYS’ SPORT

PARTICIPANTS

TEAM GPA

GIRLS’ SPORT

PARTICIPANTS

TEAM GPA

Volleyball

16

3.15

Volleyball

12

3.45

Cross Country

12

3.32

Cross Country

11

3.44

Tennis

12

3.71

Tennis

15

3.33

Golf

13

3.22

Golf

11

DNQ

Swimming


22

3.04

Swimming

45

3.28

Wrestling

11

3.29

Basketball

12

3.41

Basketball

12

3.14

Softball

16

3.35

Baseball

24

3.09

Soccer

26

3.44

Soccer

24

DNQ

Track

52

3.19

Football

76

3.18

Wrestling                  

Track

82

3.18

 Cheer

            32

3.19 

 

Male Athlete of the Year - Julian Mares

Female Athlete of the Year - Chisom Nwosu

*4.0 Scale per CIF-SS.

Our Athletic department is here to help you and your student-athlete.


You can contact our staff by phone or email with any questions you may have.

 
It is always a great day to be a Lancer!

 
Michael J. Manzo
Athletic Director