PCA Athletes in the News
Julius Randle to participate in 3 Elite National games in April!
- Wednesday, April 3, McDonald's All-American Game, 6 PM at the United Center in Chicago, IL. This game will be televised at 9:30 ET on ESPN.
- Saturday, April 13, Jordan Brand Classic, Brooklyn, NY. This game will be televised at 8 PM ET on ESPN 2.
- Saturday, April 20, Nike Hoop Summit, Rose Garden, Portland, OR. This game will be played at 4 PM PDT.
Julius Randle anounces his plans to play at the University of Kentucky!
On Wednesday, March 20, Julius Randle announced that he will continue his basketball career at the University of Kentucky as a Wildcat. He was able to make this announcement from the PCA Field House live on ESPNU. This was an exciting day for Randle and the PCA Community!
Julius Randle named to McDonald's All-American game roster!
On Wednesday, March 6, Julius Randle was named to the McDonald's All-American Roster. The game will be held at the United Center in Chicago on April 3rd and will be televised on ESPN at 9:30 PM ET. Congratulations Julius!
National Signing Day on February 6!
Four Prestonwood Athletes signed to play sports at the next level on National Signing Day. Mike Mitchell signed with Ohio State University to play football, JP Coward signed with Oklahoma Baptist University to play football and run track, Zach Missimo signed with the US Air Force Academy to play football and Tristan Mazzu signed with Ouachita Baptist University to play soccer. Congratulations to these four athletes!
Julius Randle selected to play in Nike Hoop Summit
Julius Randle has been selected by US Basketball to play in the Nike Hoop Summit, which is the nation's premier high school basketball game. It will be played on April 20, 2013 at the Rose Garden in Portland, OR.
Mike Mitchell Plays in US Army All American Bowl
Mike Mitchell played in the US Army All-American Bowl on January 5, 2013, where on live, national TV he announced his committment to play at Ohio State University for his collegiate career!
Katie Staiger and Brett France sign on National Signing Day
Katie Staiger and Brett France were honored by Prestonwood Christian Academy on November 14, as they both signed letters of intent to play sports at the collegiate level. Katie has received a scholarship to play volleyball at Baylor University and Brett has received a scholarship to play lacrosse at Providence College.
PCA Places in Two Events in TAPPS State Track Meet
Prestonwood Christian Academy’s Varsity Track team took one individual event and three relay teams to the TAPPS 5A State Track Meet in Waco this past weekend. The Lions placed third in two relays and fourth in one relay ... Click here for full story
PCA Varsity Softball and Baseball Players Receive All-District and All-State Honors
Congratulations go to ten Prestonwood Christian Academy Varsity Softball and Baseball players who received TAPPS Division I-5A All-District and All-State honors ... Click here for full story
Football and Baseball Committments by Person, Paulette and Sheehy Round out Recruiting Season
On Wednesday, May 9, 2012, Prestonwood Christian Academy will honor three student athletes who have committed to play sports at the collegiate level ... Click here for full story
Morgan and Mitchell Nominated for 2013 U.S. Army All-American Bowl
The Prestonwood Christian Academy football team has been the stomping grounds for some of the area's top TAPPS talent for a while now.
That success could potentially translate to the national stage as well, as juniors Mike Mitchell and Christian Morgan were recently nominated for the 2013 U.S. Army All-American Bowl ... Click here for full story
PCA Honors Brooke, Rettig and White as they Commit to Play at Collegiate Level
On Wednesday, April 11, 2012, Prestonwood Christian Academy will honor three student athletes who have committed to play sports at the collegiate level. We wish the best to all three of these athletes as they continue their careers on the field of competition ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian Uses Baseball to Minister in the Dominican Republic
Prestonwood Christian Academy’s Upper School students spent a week in March “out and about,” but we’re not talking about where they might have gone for Spring Break. Prestonwood Christian carves out the week before Spring Break for the school’s Minimester, which allows students the opportunity to engage with other cultures, investigate areas of personal interest, or explore new horizons ... Click here for full story
PCA's Varsity Boys Basketball Team Finishes 2012 Season in Top Ten in Three National Polls
Prestonwood Christian Academy’s powerhouse Varsity Boys’ Basketball team (27-4) finished their 2011-12 season ranked among the top ten teams in the country in three national polls:
- Ranked #8 in the USA Today Super 25
- Ranked #9 in the MaxPreps Xcellent 25
- Ranked #10 in the ESPNHS 2011-2012 Powerade Fab 50 Boys' Basketball Rankings ... Click here for full story
PCA's Brett Cowart Invitational Tournament a Success
Prestonwood Christian Academy’s Varsity Baseball team hosted its eighth annual Brett Cowart Invitational Baseball Tournament this past weekend at Prestonwood’s Graham Field and three other fields in the area. Sixteen teams from across the metroplex competed for the 2012 championship trophy. Play began Thursday, February 23 and ran through Saturday, February 25 ... Click here for full story
PCA's State Champion Varsity Boys Basketball Players Receive All-District and All-State Honors
Congratulations go to several Prestonwood Christian Academy Varsity Boys Basketball players who received TAPPS Division I-5A All-District and All-State honors ... Click here for full story
Prestnwood Christian's Varsity Baseball Team Hosts Eighth Annual Brett Cowart Invitational Tournament
Proceeds from Tournament to Benefit Family of Coach Wade McLain
Prestonwood Christian Academy‘s Varsity Baseball team will host the eighth annual Brett Cowart Invitational Baseball Tournament this weekend at Prestonwood’s Graham Field and three other fields in the area. With sixteen teams from across the metroplex competing for the 2012 championship trophy, the Brett Cowart tournament has a history of honoring God while celebrating the great game of baseball. Play begins on Thursday, February 23, and will run through Saturday evening, February 25.
The Brett Cowart Invitational is named after Prestonwood dad Brett Cowart, an avid baseball fan who lost his battle with cancer in 2003.
This 2012 tournament will hold special meaning to the Prestonwood family, as it will be dedicated to the honor of Prestonwood’s former Varsity Baseball Assistant Coach Wade McLain, who passed away last August ... Click here for full story
PCA's Julius Randle Advances to Final Round of Voting in the ESPNHS Fans' Choice Player of the Year Award
Julius Randle, one of Prestonwood Christian Academy’s junior basketball standouts and the ESPN #2 ranked player in the class of 2013, has advanced to the final round of voting for the ESPNHS Fans’ Choice Player of the Year award.
Randle is now paired with his friend, Rodney Purvis, a shooting guard from Upper Room Christian Academy in North Carolina, who is ranked by ESPN as #20 in the Class of 2012. “I’m not only happy to be in the finals, but happy to be in it with my good friend Rodney,” Julius said. “I’m going to miss him playing in the EYBL [Elite Youth Basketball League] this summer. It doesn’t matter who wins, our friendship means more.” ... Click here for full story
WFAA Channel 8's "High School Sports Special" Features PCA Varsity Boys Basketball Team
PCA's Varsity Boys Basketball Team was recently featured on Channel 8's "High School Sports Special". Anchor and reporter Joe Trahan spoke with Head Coach Chris Mayberry and members of the team about their season and about winning the TAPPS 5A State Championship ... http://www.wfaa.com/sports/high-school/High-School-Sports-Special-March-26th-144259815.html" target="_blank">Click here for full story
PCA Varsity Boys Basketball Team Wins Second State Championship in Three Years
Prestonwood Christian Academy’s Varsity Boys Basketball won the TAPPS 5A State Basketball Championship game last Saturday at Summit High School in Arlington, defeating John Paul II High School 72-46 to earn their second State Championship in three years.
“We had fun and played a great game, we’re very happy for each other,” said Prestonwood’s Head Coach Chris Mayberry. “I thought that we took care of the ball well and capitalized on some key turnovers. We played together as a team and shared the ball, with something like 20 assists in each of the semifinal and final games.
“John Paul played well, too, and did a good job of executing their game plan,” Mayberry continued. “Their play was very methodical, they were a strong opponent.” ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian's Varsity Swim Team Posts Huge Wins on their Way to TAPPS State Swim Meet
In a season of amazing highlights, the Prestonwood Christian Academy Lions Swim team roared through the TAPPS North Region Championships on their way to the TAPPS 5A State Championship Swim Meet beginning today in San Antonio. All 15 swimmers on the team had personal best swims, including 41 personal best times, five team records, and four individual state qualifiers. Additionally, all six boys and girls relay teams qualified for the Saturday, February 18 State Meet at the Josh Davis Natatorium ... Click here for full story
PCA Honors Dawkins, Missimo, Morgan, Wendl on National Signing Day
On Wednesday, February 1, 2012, Prestonwood Christian Academy will honor four student athletes who plan to sign Letters of Intent to play sports at the collegiate level ... Click here for full story
PCA Basketball Standout Zach Peters Nominated for 2012 McDonald's All-American Games
Prestonwood Christian Academy’s Division I-bound basketball player Zach Peters has been nominated for the 2012 McDonald’s All American High School Basketball Games. Peters is one of 600 High School male and female athletes nominated from across the country for this 35th annual event. There were 19 boys’ basketball players nominated from the State of Texas ... Click here for full story
Varsity Boys Basketball Partners with TeamConnor Childhood Cancer Foundation
As basketball season winds down for the Prestonwood Christian Varsity Boys team, the players reflect not only on the strong work ethic that has carried them through their season, but the purpose that has guided them both on and off the court.
“We had several goals this year,” said Prestonwood’s Varsity Head Coach Chris Mayberry. “One goal was to work hard and play our best, and another was to make the season purposeful. We have been blessed to have had a successful season in both of these areas.”
A successful season is correct. The Lions have a 25-4 record,are 12-0 in district play, and are currently ranked by ESPN as the #13 team in the nation. They have had the opportunity to play and defeat other nationally ranked teams such as Upper Room Christian from North Carolina and Grace Preparatory Academy from Arlington in the acclaimed City of Palms Classic in Florida.
And while the Lions are strong competitors on the court, they are equally as passionate about a cause that is near to their heart. The Prestonwood Christian boys’ basketball program has partnered with the TeamConnor Childhood Cancer Foundation to raise awareness of children’s cancer and the research needed to find a cure for this disease ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian's Julius Randle in the Final Four of Voting for the ESPNHS Fans' Choice Player of the Year Award
Julius Randle, one of Prestonwood Christian Academy’s junior basketball standouts, has advanced to the second round of voting in the ESPNHS Fans’ Choice Player of the Year award.
ESPNHS recruited eight of the nation’s leading high school boys’ basketball players and gave them a platform to display their skills and personalities to determine who would be the most popular among basketball fans. The contenders campaigned on the ESPNHS.com/FansChoice website, where Randle was first paired against Gabe York, a shooting guard from Orange Lutheran in California. Randle won that first match up, which ended in mid-January, and has now moved on to the second round of voting ... Click here for full story
PCA Lionettes are National Champions
The Lionettes won the National Championship title for the small team division at the largest dance/drill competition in the country, the American Dance/Drill Team National/International Competition at UNT last Saturday. Congratulations to Captain, Bailey Watts, and Miranda Aman for their award-winning contemporary duo!
Prestonwood Christian's Competitive Cheer Team Wins Second Place at the 2012 NCA Senior and Junior High School National Championship
Excitement was in the air, nerves were on end, and bows were tied tightly as Prestonwood Christian Academy’s Competitive Cheerleading team took the floor last Saturday at the 2012 NCA Senior and Junior High School National Championship.
Held at the Dallas Convention Center, the team has participated in this National Cheerleaders Association competition for years, but always in the Advanced Private School division. This year was different, as the Private School division at Nationals no longer exists. For the first time since it began competing, Prestonwood contended with both public and private schools in the Large Advanced High School division.
And compete they did, coming in second behind Antonian College Preparatory High School from San Antonio by .77 points ... Click here for full story
Mike Mitchell Impresses at Nike Football Training Camp
Along with the Elite 11 quarterback camp, NIKE held its first NIKE Football Training Camp of the year at the Cowboys' practice facility in Las Colinas.
Two area players -- Jesuit wide receiver Jake OlivExcitement was in the air, nerves were on end, and bows were tied tightly as Prestonwood Christian Academy’s Competitive Cheerleading team took the floor last Saturday at the 2012 NCA Senior and Junior High School National Championship.er and Plano Prestonwood linebacker Mike Mitchell -- opened some eyes with their performances at the camp ... Click here for full story
Arizona Coach Recruits Prestonwood's Morgan in a Unique Way
Plano (Texas) Prestonwood Christian Academy tight end Christian Morgan is one of the most promising prospects at his position in the Class of 2013. The 6-foot-4 junior is a versatile threat, equally able to throw huge blocks on the corner or cut down field for passes.
As one might expect, that versatility and Morgan's athleticism has drawn the interest of a number of different collegiate programs. Now it's apparently earning Morgan incredibly inventive recruiting material, at least when it comes to new Arizona coach Rich Rodriguez ... Click here for full story
Varsity Boys Basketball Team Set to Compete in Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame's 2012 Spalding Hoophall Classic
Prestonwood Christian Academy’s Varsity Boys Basketball team (ranked #19 by ESPN) is scheduled to play Oak Hill Academy (ranked #2 by ESPN) in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame’s 2012 Spalding Hoophall Classic on Saturday, January 14.
Played in Springfield, Massachusetts, the home of basketball, this game will tip off at 6:00 p.m. (EST) at Springfield College’s Blake Arena and will be broadcast on Connecticut Public Television (CPTV).
Prestonwood Christian is the only team from the State of Texas to compete in this invitational tournament ... Click here for full story
Four PCA Students Honored as Finalists for Christian Athlete of the Year
PCA is proud to recognize four students who were honored by Lay Witnesses for Christ as Semi-Finalists in the State of Texas for Christian Athlete of the Year: Mitch Freeman, Christian McLain, Rachel Dingler and Michaela Pendley.
Mitch was announced as one of the top ten finalists and was honored to have Carl Lewis award him his medal.
Congratulations to these fine student-athletes for your witness for Christ!
Prestonwood Christian's Varsity Boys' Basketball Team Wins Prestigious "City of Palms Classic" Tournament
Head Coach Chris Mayberry Presented with the "Steve Bumm Memorial Coaching Award"
Prestonwood Christian’s Varsity Boys Basketball team defeated Arlington’s Grace Preparatory Academy 62-42 to win the Championship of the City of Palms Classic tournament in Fort Myers, Florida. The City of Palms Classic is considered the premiere high school boys’ basketball tournament in the nation (rated #1 by Max Preps).
The Lions are the only team from Texas to ever win this prestigious tournament ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian Basketball Plays on ESPNU
Prestonwood Christian Academy’s Athletics program has seen many remarkable things happen in its 15-year history, but playing basketball on national television was a first.
The Lions’ Varsity Boys’ Basketball team was invited by ESPN and the Paragon Marketing Group to play Arlington’s Grace Preparatory Academy on ESPNU last Thursday night at Lewisville High School. The game was part of the “2011-12 GEICO ESPNU High School Basketball Showcase” that will highlight 16 high school games from across the country over the next two months ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian Academy's Anthony Morgan Announces His Intent to Play Football for The University of Iowa
Morgan Honored to be a Hawkeye
Anthony Morgan, Prestonwood Christian Academy’s senior strong safety, announced his intent to play football for The University of Iowa yesterday afternoon.
At a ceremony hosted by family and friends, Morgan thanked God for blessing him with the talent to play football. He also thanked his parents for being his biggest fans, and his coaches for being a tremendous influence in his life. Morgan gave a special thank you to Prestonwood’s former Defensive Coordinator, Coach Wade McLain, who collapsed on the first day of football practice and died later that evening. “Coach McLain had a huge impact on my life,” Morgan said. “I know that he’s looking down on me and that he’s proud of me right now.” ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian's Brandon Dawkins Announces Intent to Play Football for Rice University
Brandon Dawkins, Prestonwood’s senior left tackle, recently announced his intent to play football for Rice University. “This is a very big step in my life,” Dawkins commented. “I’m glad I made the decision I did, and I’m grateful for my family and friends who supported me in this decision.” ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian Academy Varsity Football Players Receive All-State and All-District Honors
Congratulations are in order to several Prestonwood Christian Academy Varsity Football players who received TAPPS Division I All-State and All-District honors ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian Academy Varsity Volleyball Players Receive All-State and All-District Honors
Congratulations are in order to several Prestonwood Christian Academy Varsity Volleyball players who received TAPPS Division I All-State and All-District honors ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian to Face John Paul II, One of the Few Teams to Defeat the Lions Last Season
Prestonwood Christian Academy’s Varsity Boys Basketball team will play its first district game of the season tonight as the Lions face one of the few teams who defeated them last year. John Paul II will make the trek across town to tip off against Prestonwood at the Lions’ Field House at 5:00 p.m. ... Click here for full story
ESPN Announces National Broadcast of Prestonwood Christian Academy’s Varsity Boys’ Basketball Match Up with Grace Preparatory Academy
Lions Look Forward to "2011-12 GEICO ESPNHS Basketball Showcase"
Prestonwood Christian Academy’s Varsity boys’ basketball team will take on Arlington’s Grace Preparatory Academy on Thursday, December 15, in the “2011-12 GEICO ESPNHS Basketball Showcase”. This game will be televised live on ESPNU and will tip off at 6:00 pm (CST) at Lewisville High School ... Click here for full story
Lady Lions Look to Finish Strong in "Second Season"
Tonight’s game between Prestonwood Christian Academy’s Varsity Girls basketball team and Parish Episcopal School will mark the end of the “second season” for Prestonwood. All the girls on the team know this is an important statement ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Hosts Fort Worth Southwest Christian after Strong Thanksgiving Hoopfest Showing
As Fort Worth Southwest High School makes the drive eastward to play at Prestonwood Christian tonight, they will face a team that is driven and a set of fans fired up from Prestonwood’s showing in the Thanksgiving Hoopfest ... Click here for full story
Varsity Boys Basketball Team Kicks Off 2011 Season with The Elite 14 Showcase
Prestonwood Christian Academy’s Varsity Boys’ basketball team will kick off its 2011 basketball season on Saturday, November 5 as the team participates in the Elite 14 Showcase in Wichita Falls, Texas. The 2011 Elite 14 will showcase 16 powerhouse boys’ basketball teams and will bring together many of the top individual players and high school programs for what has been called “the nation’s best collection of talent during the November evaluation period.” ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian Falls Short of State Title, Reflects on Winning Season
Prestonwood Christian finished its tremendous season on Saturday with a loss to Monsignor Kelly Catholic High School out of Beaumont in the TAPPS Division I state semi-final game. This is the third consecutive year that the Lions have competed in the semi-final matchup, but came out of this one conceding to the Bulldogs 21-24 ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian's Varsity Boys Basketball Team Prepared for a Strong Season
The upcoming basketball season looks promising for Prestonwood Christian Academy’s Varsity Boys basketball team due to a solid combination of returning experience, remarkable senior leadership, and up-and-coming players who make a huge impact on the court ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian Earns TAPPS Regional Title for Third Consecutive Year with Win over Holy Cross
Traveling to College Station to play on historic Kyle Field … nice. Earning the opportunity to play in the TAPPS State Semi-Finals for the third consecutive year … very nice. Doing both at the same time … priceless.
The Prestonwood Christian Academy Lions will make the drive down I-45 as they prepare to take on the Kelly Catholic High School Bulldogs from Beaumont in the TAPPS Division I State Semi-Finals tomorrow. The battle will take place on Kyle Field in College Station, home to the Texas A & M Aggies, on Saturday, November 26 with kickoff scheduled for 2 pm. ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian Set to Rumble with Powerhouse Holy Cross in Second Round of Playoffs
Prestonwood Christian continues its defense of the TAPPS Division I State Championship tomorrow as it heads west to rumble with powerhouse San Antonio Holy Cross in the second round of the TAPPS Division I playoffs. Kickoff is scheduled for 2:00 pm at Gordon Wood Stadium in Brownwood, Texas ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian Academy's Zach Peters Formally Signs Letter of Intent with The University of Kansas
Basketball Standout Eager to Make Contribution as a Jayhawk
Zach Peters, Prestonwood Christian Academy’s basketball standout, formally signed his Letter of Intent to play basketball for The University of Kansas last evening.
At the signing event hosted by his family, Peters thanked his coaches and mentors for pouring into his life and for pushing him to be the best ball player he could be. He also thanked his family and friends for their support over the years ... Click here for full story
Lions Begin March Toward a Three-Time State Championship Against San Antonio Central Catholic on Home Turf
For the second year in a row, Prestonwood Christian has sealed a home playoff berth in the first round of the TAPPS Division I varsity football playoffs. The back-to-back state champion Lions will play host to the San Antonio Central Catholic Buttons this Saturday in Lions Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 1:00 p.m. ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Victorious over Lynch, Hopes to Finish Strong against Dunne
Hoping to finish its season strong, Prestonwood Christian will travel to Bishop Dunne Catholic School to take on the Falcons at Earl Hayes Stadium. Kickoff for tonight’s game will be at 7:30pm. ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Looks to Regain Momentum against Bishop Lynch
Prestonwood Christian hopes to continue the momentum it had before last week’s loss to Nolan Catholic as the team travels to Bishop Lynch to take on the Friars tonight in Roffino Stadium. Prestonwood (5-2, 3-1) defeated Lynch (4-3, 2-2) last year in the TAPPS State Semi-Finals to go on and win the TAPPS Division 1 State Championship ... Click here for full story
Varsity Boys Basketball Team Hosts "Late Night with the Lions"
The Prestonwood Christian Academy Varsity boys’ basketball team will host “Late Night with the Lions,” a Midnight Madness type event on Thursday evening, October 27. The games begin at 8:00 pm in the Prestonwood Field House with dunks, drills, music, giveaways, and a showdown between the team and the crowd ... Click here for full story
Showdown at Lions Stadium
It’s the question of the week. In preparation for the showdown between Ft. Worth Nolan and Prestonwood Christian, will Nolan prepare for Prestonwood’s passing game, running game, or wildcat game? The answer won’t be known until kickoff at Lions Stadium tonight as the Lions host the Vikings at 7:30pm. ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian Battles Liberty in Homecoming Match Up
Prestonwood Christian hopes to repeat its past successes when Liberty Christian comes to Lions Stadium tonight. “But we’ll have to remember,” said head coach Chris Cunningham, “that this is a new year and a new game. There will be no guarantee that things will go our way, because Liberty is going to bring us a challenging game.” ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian Travels to Trinity Christian, Takes on Trojans After Huge Offensive Game Last Friday
When the Prestonwood Christian Lions travel around the corner to Trinity Christian Academy tonight, they will bring the Lion Nation to a rich rivalry that’s based on competitiveness and mutual respect. “Tonight’s game with Trinity is going to be a good one, no doubt,” said Prestonwood’s head football coach Chris Cunningham. “They have an extraordinarily explosive offense and they play a challenging, up-tempo game.” ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian Academy’s Parker Ash Earns ESPN and Max Preps Honors
ESPN recognized Prestonwood Christian Academy’s senior quarterback Parker Ash as one of the ESPNHS Football Players of the Week for his outstanding game last Friday vs. John Paul II. He is one of only five players chosen from across the nation for this honor. Ash also had the nation’s third best passing performance last week, according to MaxPreps. ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian Comes off Rain-Soaked Victory over Dallas Christian to Take on John Paul II Friday
Coming off of a rain-soaked victory last week, the Prestonwood Christian Academy Lions will host the John Paul II Cardinals tonight at Lions Stadium with kickoff at 7:30pm. Head Coach Chris Cunningham said that this week’s practice emphasized sharpening up and executing at a high level. “John Paul II is on a roll right now,” said Cunningham. He said that the Cardinals have huge numbers offensively and are much improved over last year. “Their quarterback is one of the best in the area,” he said, “We are going to have to execute a variety of different attacks and go into the game locked in to be the best team we can be.” ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Volleyball Defeats Nolan in District Play
Prestonwood Christian's Varsity Volleyball team defeated Ft. Worth Nolan Catholic in three in Prestonwood's Field House. The Lions took the series 25-18, 25-15, and 25-19 to soundly defeat the Vikings in district play ... Click here for full story
A Goal to Achieve: Prestonwood Christian Travels to Dallas Christian, Attempts to Defeat Chargers on their Home Turf
As Prestonwood Christian Academy travels to Dallas Christian tonight, they have a goal to achieve that has eluded them in the past. The Lions hope to defeat the Chargers on their home turf, a feat they’ve never before accomplished. “This will be a big challenge for us,” head coach Chris Cunningham said. “DC is very physical and can throw the ball well. They had a young team last year, but they are much improved. They’ve been through the fire and have shown that through how they play.” Cunningham stated that a win by the Lions will hinge on the team’s defense. Kickoff is at 7:30pm at Dallas Christian ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian Varsity Volleyball a Powerhouse this Season
The Prestonwood Christian Academy varsity volleyball team’s season is in full swing and has showed itself strong in district play. With several scrimmages and games under their belt, the Lions have proven how solid and deep their talent is this season. They won several pre-season and non-district games 3-0, then defeated both John Paul II and Liberty Christian in three in district play. The Lions recently hosted the Lady Lions Volleyball Invitational and won that tournament, as well ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian Faces Tough Loss against Celina, Honors Memory of Coach Wade McLain
Prestonwood Christian Academy faced a tough loss in their game vs. Celina last Friday night as Celina defeated the TAPPS Division I Champions 33-34. “We had an opportunity to get a big win,” said PCA Head Coach Chris Cunningham, “but I’m very proud of how our kids played the game.” Prestonwood Christian had 329 passing yards and gave up no yardage on only one penalty throughout the game. Senior quarterback Parker Ash completed 17 passes, eight of which went to senior receiver Brandon Henry for 188 yards receiving and four touchdowns ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian's Julius Randle Soars Across the Country this Summer
Prestonwood Christian Academy junior Julius Randle continues to shine as an example of a student who uses his passion for God’s glory. Randle has been ranked as one of the top three basketball players in the Class of 2013 by ESPN, and has attracted the attention of some of the most elite university coaches across the nation ... Click here for full story
Prestonwood Christian Lions Take to New Football Season with Largest Number of Senior Players in School’s History
PCA Working Toward a Three-Peat State Championship Title
The 2011 season for the Prestonwood Christian Academy Lions looks very promising because of a great mix of returning experience, tremendous senior leadership, and newcomers who have great potential to fill in some holes left by last year’s graduating seniors. Dave Campbell’s Texas Football Magazine ranked PCA number one overall in Texas in the Private School division, and the Dallas Morning News ranked PCA number one in the Metroplex among Large Private Schools ... Click here for full story