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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 have produced many outstanding men and women in the past fifty-four 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 insure 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 Five [305] student athletes participated in a fall sport 2017. Academically during the fall grading period 19 student-athletes posted a 4.0 GPA; 92 earned a 3.5 or better, and 156 posted a 3.0 or higher. Girls Cross Country won the Del Rey League and Girls Volleyball won the Camino Real League title. 

Two hundred and ninety-one  [291] student - athletes competed in winter sports 2017-2018. As of the first semester final grade report, 82 student-athletes posted a 4.0 GPA; 68 earned a 3.5 or better, and 59 posted a 3.0 or higher. Wrestling won the Mission League and the CIF-SS Northern Division Championship. Girls Soccer won the Del Rey league. 

Three hundred and ninety two [392] student athletes competed in spring sports. 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 Swim Team and Boys Track Team won the Del Rey league Title for the second year in a row. 

Lastly, the CIF-SS Academic Team Awards 2017-2018 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 30) and (Juniors, Sophomores, Freshman) May 31.

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

https://cifss.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/WINNERS-OF-THE-2017-2018-Cover-Page.pdf


BOYS’ SPORT

PARTICIPANTS

TEAM GPA

GIRLS’ SPORT

PARTICIPANTS

TEAM GPA

Volleyball

18

3.23

Volleyball

12

3.33

Cross Country

11

3.09

Cross Country

12

3.49

Tennis

12

3.67

Tennis

17

3.39

Golf

15

3.35

Golf

15

3.19

Swimming


25

3.44

Swimming

39

3.39

Wrestling

10

3.00

Basketball

12

3.52

Basketball

12

3.22

Softball

17

3.45

Baseball

29

3.14

Soccer

25

3.42

Soccer

25

3.09

Track

60

3.52

Football

74

3.21

Wrestling                  

Track

79

3.27

 

 

 

 

Male Athlete of the Year - Anthony Reyna

Female Athlete of the Year - Kalea Fajardo

*4.0 Scale per CIF-SS.

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It is a always a great day to be a Lancer!

 
Michael J. Manzo
Athletic Director