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Lakers Fall to Monroe Jefferson

The ATA Boys Varsity Soccer Team lost to Monroe Jefferson last Friday night 6-1.  All of the scoring came in the first half with Jason Varzaru scoring the lone ATA goal in the 40th minute on an assist by Christian Tavares. Christian Mora and Chico Al-zayadi played well on defense during the second half, while

Middle School Girls Open Season With Victory

The Middle School Lady Lakers defeated Riverside West Academy 44 – 4 in the season opener on Thursday. Size and great team defense were the keys to success in the hard fought victory. The game started off with Riverside taking the early 2-0 lead with the opening basket, but the Lakers responded with a 20-0 run

Volleyballers Win Second Straight

The volleyball team put another game in the win column last night. The girls defeated Crescent Academy with scores of 25-21, 25-22, and 25-7. Amber Turnbull, Shannell Whitehead and Maysa Terry led the team with 44 service points. In the back row, Alexis Vinales, Darday Sow and Shantisha Lloyd all had perfect digs that were

Cross Country Team Continues Improvement

Once again the Cross Country Team competed at the Charter School Conference League Jamboree. Alonte Wincher led the Lakers with an 8th place finish while freshmen Delano Robinson and Michael Calhoun recorded personal records. Jovonna Hamilton led the women’s team. The team returns to action on Saturday at Ford Woods Park in Dearborn as they

Volleyballers Defeat Detroit PEC

The varsity girls volleyball team won last night against Detroit Plymouth Educational Center. Once again Amber Turnbull was on a streak with service points. She led the team with over 25 points including 5 aces. Shannell Whitehead had 2 kills while Shantisha Lloyd and Alexis Vinales defended the back row. They return home to the

Lakers Drop Close Match to Renassaince

The ATA Boys Varsity Soccer Team played hard against Renaissance Friday night with Erik Ramirez scoring from a penalty kick and Hussein Al-Zayadi scoring ten minutes into the second half. Nearly fifteen shots on goal were not enough to defeat Renaissance which prevailed 4-2 on a fourth goal in the 65th minute. Goalkeeper Gino Valdez

Lady Lakers Fall to Consortium

In the first home volleyball game of the season the Lady Lakers battled the Cougars of Detroit Consortium. The ladies fell in three games to the Cougars. Amber Turnbull had 12 service points. Rosie Pickens and Shantisha Lloyd both hustled to get passes that helped us set up our attackers. Shannell Whitehead and Chaze Sanders

Runners Attack Nankin Mills Course

The Men and Women’s Cross Country teams competed in the Charter School Conference jamboree at Nankins Mills on Wednesday. Junior Omari Martin once again lead the Lakers. Freshmen Tavonna Hamilton-Hammond and David Robinson along with sophomore Derand Love and junior Daniel Judd all achieved personal records at the meet. The team will be back on

Cross Country Team Competes at Huron Invitational

The Men’s Corss Country team competed at the 47th annual thirty-eight team Huron Invitational in New Boston on Saturday. The Lakers finished in 11th place in their division. Junior Omari Martin paced the Lakers followed by fellow juniors Alonte Wincher and Masamba Thiam. Sophomore Dahmin Branch, junior Daniel Judd, sophomore Tre’vion Stamps and freshman Delano Robinson rounded

Lakers Earn 4-4 Draw With Taylor Prep

The ATA Boys Varsity Soccer Team had its first “draw” or tie against Taylor Prep. High School Tuesday night. The final score was 4-4. Taylor Prep scored early and led 2-1 at half-time, but ATA regained the lead on goals from freshman Hussein Al-Zayadi, Jason Varzaru, Erik Ramirez, and Dannyel Varzaru. Most of the second