Swim & Dive

The boys and girls varsity swim teams had a fantastic 2019-2020 season. This season, the boys team finished with a 6-2 record, and the girls team finished with a 5-3 record.

Boys Swim & Dive 2019

Woodward Academy’s boys swimming and diving team turned in yet another outstanding season. The War Eagles finished with a 7-0 dual meet record and qualified 10 swimmers and one diver for the State Championships where, for the 2nd year in the row, the boys finished as AAAA/AAAAA State Runners-Up. In addition to the team’s outstanding… Read More »

Girls Swim & Dive 2019

The girls swim team had 10 swimmers qualify for the state meet, with all three relays qualifying.   Emma Jones had two great finishes at state, taking 13th in 200 Individual Medley and 17th in the 100 Backstroke in the 4A-5A division. Nia Doyley, Elizabeth Reese, Virginia Bernot, and Samantha Humphrey placed 16th overall in… Read More »

Girls Swim & Dive 2018

The Lady War Eagle swimming & diving team finished the 2017-18 season with a 2-4 dual meet record and a 12th place finish at the GHSA State Championships.   The team qualified 10 swimmers for the state championships, with senior Alissa Cook turning in the top performance. Alissa, an Ohio State University signee, finished 2nd… Read More »

Boys Swim & Dive 2018

Boys swimming and diving finishes second at state championships. The Woodward Academy boys swimming & diving team turned in one of its best performances in recent years, finishing 2nd overall in the AAAA/AAAAA division of the GHSA State Championships. The state runner-up finish included several record-breaking performances and one individual state champion. The 200 free… Read More »

Boys Swim & Dive Recap 2017

The boys swimming & diving team finished the 2016-17 season with an impressive 7-1 dual meet record. The team also recorded a 2nd place finish at the annual Atlanta Kickoff Classic and a 4th place finish at the 45-team Metro City Championships in January. Individually, ten members of the squad (Emanuel Abdul-Salaam, Neal Allen, Grant… Read More »

Interview: Swim Coach Danielle LeFevers

2008 Woodward graduate Danielle LeFevers just wrapped up her first year as the head swimming coach at Woodward, and she talked with us about some of her takeaways from the year.   After graduating in 2008, how did it feel to come back to Woodward as a teacher and a coach? Returning to Woodward to… Read More »

Girls Swim & Dive 2017

The Woodward girls swim team showed incredible improvement throughout the season, defeating North Atlanta, Pace Academy, Walker High School, and Westminster. At the Metro City Championships, the girls came in 7th place overall, with Woodward’s medley relay and 400 free relay both finishing in the top 10. Individually, Alissa Cook (200 IM), Nora Singh (100… Read More »