The Windsor Academy Shooting Team traveled to the Palmetto Shooting Complex in Edgefield, South Carolina. They represented Windsor, the GISA, and Georgia by competing in the 2017 Southeastern Youth Clay Target Combine. Shooting against the top varsity student-athletes from Mississippi, South Carolina, and Georgia. Windsor came home with a lot of gold! The squad of Kevin Bandt, Alexis Eidson, and Andrew Weiche took the top honor of Tri-State Champion with a score of 277/300. Alexis took Ladies HOA with a score of 92/100 winning a new shotgun. Andrew Weiche took Male HOA with a score of 93/100 winning a new shotgun. Andrew also won combine HOA with Kevin third and Alexis forth. The second Windsor squad of Seth Blasingame, Drake Byrd, and Matthew Yearwood came in a strong 13th place out of 48 teams. We are very proud of these athletes. We have new champions at Windsor Academy!
C-team soccer players accomplished a MAJOR feat. Shelby Bandt scored a double hat trick! Unheard of – she scored 6 goals (1 goal assisted by Allie Battle, 2 goals assisted by Lily Kilgore and 1 goal assisted by Amber Sweat and 2 unassisted) Late in the game Kaylee Higdon popped in a goal with an assist from Shelby Bandt. CFCA went down with a frown – 7-2 – GO LADY KNIGHTS!
Windsor Wrestling: Jonathan Embro, Jr., 126; Cameron Kilgore, 160.
Windsor Basketball: Marquise Jackson (Sr. PG)
The No. 1 Windsor Knights (Region 9-1) captured the 2017 GISA ‘4AA’ Region Championship after beating the Briarwood Bucs 17-0 and the Thomas Jefferson Jags 9-3. The team also beat the Covenant Rams 14-1.
Landry Rustin pitched the Knights to a 10-4 win over the Brentwood School Eagles! Tyler Christian pitched the Knights to a 7-5 win over the defending GISA ‘AA’ State Champion Piedmont Cougars. The team also beat Westside High School (GHSA) 20-1.
Congratulations to Walker Hudson, the REGION TENNIS CHAMPION! Walker won region in singles tennis. He beat Brentwood School in the championship match with a score of 6-2, 6-0. He will be competing in the GISA state playoffs starting this coming Monday in Macon @ JDS (John Drew Tennis Center). GO KNIGHTS!
Congratulations to Bubba Aber who led all golfers in Thursday’s match with Briarwood with a low score of 77. GO GOLFING KNIGHTS!
Congratulations to our HS Chess Team on winning the AA Chess competition Thursday in Atlanta. GO MATCH POINT KNIGHTS!
The No.1 Windsor Knights (29-1), led by Marquise Jackson with 25 points and Jai’kez Mann with 22 points, captured their second GISA ‘AA’ State Basketball Championship in the last three years by beating Furtah Prep by the score of 52-31 at Mercer University’s Hawkins Arena in Macon, GA.
Windsor stopped Solid Rock 66-48, slipped past Flint River 67-66 in overtime and beat Ga Christian 78-46 to move into the GISA ‘AA’ State Basketball Championship.
Read and see more as Windsor returned to the GISA ‘AA’ Championship:
The Windsor Knights (25-1, 10-0) beat Monsignor Donovan 72-50 in the GISA 4AA Region Championship. The Knights beat Piedmont 94-40 to get to the final. Windsor also beat the Briarwood Bucs 66-44 and Piedmont 93-35. The Knights ripped the TJ Jags 106-62 with Landry Rustin reaching 1,000 career points and 39 points in the GISA 4AA game. The team beat Mon Don 68-58, Twiggs 73-41, and Brentwood 87-28. They also slammed Piedmont 101-36 and Thomas Jefferson 86-26, overwhelmed Brentwood 75-32, Monsignor Donovan 78-48 and slammed Twiggs Academy 69-37. Jai’Kez Mann’s 27 points, Landry Rustin’s 22 points, and Carlos Sampson’s 20 points beat Citizens Christian 85-31. The team beat John Milledge 44-40 at Philips Arena in Atlanta. The team lost their first game 74-70 in overtime at Flint River. Marquise Jackson hit the 1,000 point milestone in his Windsor career. Windsor shocked Glenwood 56-55 and John Milledge 64-60 before that loss. The Knights also beat Crisp 62-51, Trinity Dublin 87-50, Southland 61-52 and previously undefeated Citizens Christian (3-1) by the score of 61-42 , the Covenant Rams 68-60 and the defending GISA ‘AAA’ State Champion Gatewood Gators 67-57 in Eatonton.
The #3 Lady Knights (12-15, 5-5) beat the #4 Mon Don Lady Rams 51-35 in the consolation game at the GISA 4AA Region Tourney. They lost to TJ 60-55 and the #6 Briarwood Lady Bucs 55-37 in the tourney. They beat Briarwood in the season finale 49-42 and beat Piedmont 53-19. The Lady Knights lost to No. 2 TJ 54-43, lost to Brentwood 66-47, beat Twiggs 62-25, lost to Mon Don, slipped past Piedmont 39-31, lost to Thomas Jefferson 63-40, lost to Brentwood 63-36 but slipped past Monsignor Donovan 60-56 and beat Twiggs Academy 56-20. A’Maiya Jackson’s 14 points, Mosley’s 7 points, and Hulett’s 7 points beat Citizens Christian 54-26. The team lost to John Milledge 46-15, Flint River 39-37, Glenwood 63-36, John Milledge 61-28, Crisp 44-38, Trinity Dublin 61-29, Southland 51-47, but beat Citizens Christian 54-45 and the Covenant Lady Rams 53-34. The Lady Knights lost their season opener to the defending GISA ‘AAA’ State Champion Gatewood Lady Gators 57-23.
Congratulations to the following wrestlers!
REGION CHAMPS – Kevin Bandt, Jonathan Embro, Cameron Kilgore
REGION RUNNERS UP – Brent James, Chase Kinchen
3RD PLACE REGION – Sandy Elton, Jonathon Osborn
Congratulations to our seventh grade student, Elijah Batchelor on placing 1st in Saturday’s GISA Middle School Wrestling tournament and is the 2017 STATE CHAMPION in his weight class!