Lizarralde was honored as one of the top ten swimmers in the region. He finished runner up in the NCISAA 50 freestyle and third in the 100 event. He won conference in the 100 back and 100 fly and in the process set a new conference record in the 100 back.
He set 4 individual school records and was part of 2 school relay records this season. He was also named to the CAA All Conference team in both the 100 fly and the 100 backstroke.”
On the golf course the Lions matched up against Veritas Christian Academy at Broadmoor Golf Course. The Lions finished three shots ahead of Veritas finishing with a team score of 210 strokes. ACA was led by freshman Edward Nash who finished the 9-hole match with a low score of 44.
The Lion baseball team squared off against the Asheville Trailblazer last week and picked up a 13-3 victory. After picking up single runs in the second and third innings ACA exploded for six runs in the fourth and four more in the seventh to break the game open. The Lions were led at the plate by Ben Michael who had three hits on the afternoon including one triple. He also scored three runs and had three RBIs in the victory. Luke Collier also had a stellar day at the dish as well. Collier had two hits, two runs and two RBIs to help pace the Lions. ACA dropped games against West Henderson and Carmel Christian last week to finish out the week and move to 5-4 overall on the season.
The ACA girls soccer team lost a close 3-2 matchup against a talented Asheville School squad last week but look to bounce back this week with matches against Davidson Day School, Cape Fear Christian Academy, and Coastal Christian Academy.
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