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IMG Academy Thriving Deep Into the U.S. Open

Day 11 from the Big Apple, and IMG Academy's name remains tied to several competitors at the U.S. Open . From the all-American women's semifinals to the junior boys' singles draw to the quarter and semifinal rounds of the women's and mixed doubles' draws, IMG Academy current and former trainees can be seen throughout. Venus Williams (USA), CoCo Vandeweghe (USA), Martina Hingis (SUI), Michael Venus (USA) and Axel Geller (ARG) are capitalizing on their strokes and strengths to grind through the tournament. Linked to the limitless training possibilities at IMG Academy, each of these trainees have been exposed to the...
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Girls Lacrosse Program Shooting for Inaugural Season Success

With the addition of the newest boarding school program at IMG Academy in 2017, the Girls Lacrosse team opened its inaugural season as school bells began to ring last week. 15 student-athletes entered the gates in Bradenton that never before had this opportunity to pursue their dreams on the field. These girls traveled from across the country and the globe to be able to call themselves Ascenders, and Head Coach Kim Russell could not be more pleased with the make-up of the newest team in town. "I'm so excited to have girls who made the decision to come here and...
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IMG Academy Produces Top-Seeded Juniors in New York

Currently competing in New York at the U.S. Open , Axel Geller (ARG) and Whitney Osuigwe (USA) both hold the top seed in their respective junior draws. Geller and Osuigwe call IMG Academy their home courts between tournament schedules, and they're on the rise from the junior circuit. Their dedication to the sport along with the support from Bradenton have propelled them through the ranks in 2017. Geller most recently took home the crown for the Boys Doubles division at Wimbledon with Yu Hsiou HSU (TPE), while falling just short of a second title in the finals of the Boys...
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Who You Need to Know For College Football Kick off Weekend: IMG Alum Deondre Francois (FSU)

College Football kicks off this weekend, and IMG Academy continues to lead the nation in graduates who will be competing across the nation's football fields. As a college preparatory school, IMG Academy remains on the forefront of college recruitment for both academic and athletic success. IMG Academy holds dozens of players competing this weekend in football alone, and several of these players have the opportunity to make a name for themselves inside the FBS. Highlighted via The Tallahassee Democrat is Deondre Francois, who graduated in 2015. In his first debut of 2017 under the lights for FSU, check out the...
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Ascender Alums Take Center Stage in Primetime College Football Matchup

Alabama and Florida State square up on Saturday night at 8PM on ABC. Both teams are stacked and feature former Ascender standouts on the roster. Bo Scarbrough - Alabama - Class of 2014 Deondre Francois - Florida State - Class of 2015 Dylan Moses - Alabama - Class of 2016 Joshua Kaindoh - Florida State - Class of 2016 Ricky Aguayo - Florida State - Class of 2016 Thomas Fletcher - Alabama - Class of 2017 Tre McKitty - Florida State - Class of 2017 Watch this video and get ready for some football!
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Who You Need to Know For College Football Kick off Weekend: IMG Alum Bo Scarbrough (Alabama)

College Football kicks off this weekend, and IMG Academy continues to lead the nation in graduates who will be competing across the nation's football fields. As a college preparatory school, IMG Academy remains on the forefront of college recruitment for both academic and athletic success. IMG Academy holds dozens of players competing this weekend in football alone, and several of these players have the opportunity to make a name for themselves inside the FBS. Highlighted via The NCAA is Bo Scarbrough, who graduated in 2015. In his first debut of 2017 under the lights for Alabama, check out the hype...
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On #collegecolors day we celebrate the College Advisors at IMG Academy

We're celebrating College Colors Day . Today, people from across the Globe can show their allegiance to the college and university they support most. Fans can simply tag their photos on social media with the #unitedwefan and #collegecolors and get entered to win various prizes including a trip to the 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship. The College Advisors at IMG Academy play a major role in helping the talented student-athletes take the next step in their academic and athletic careers. They educate and mentor each student-athlete and their family about college exam preparation, athletic recruiting process and NCAA compliance....
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Who You Need to Know For College Football Kickoff Weekend: IMG Alum Dylan Moses (Alabama)

College Football kicks off this weekend, and IMG Academy continues to lead the nation in graduates who will be competing across the nation's football fields. As a college preparatory school, IMG Academy remains on the forefront of college recruitment for both academic and athletic success. IMG Academy holds dozens of players competing this weekend in football alone, and several of these players have the opportunity to make a name for themselves inside the FBS. Dylan Moses, honored in 2016 as the Butkus Award recipient (below) developed his game inside the lines as an Ascender. Highlighted via The Bama Insider is...
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Who You Need to Know For College Football Kick off Weekend: IMG Alum Drake Davis (LSU)

College Football kicks off this weekend, and IMG Academy continues to lead the nation in graduates who will be competing across the nation's football fields. As a college preparatory school, IMG Academy remains on the forefront of college recruitment for both academic and athletic success. IMG Academy holds dozens of players competing this weekend in football alone, and several of these players have the opportunity to make a name for themselves inside the FBS. Highlighted via an article written by Nick Suss of SEC Country is Drake Davis, who graduated in 2015. In his first debut of 2017 under the...
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Who You Need to Know For College Football Kick off Weekend: IMG Alum Tony Jones (Notre Dame)

College Football kicks off this weekend, and IMG Academy continues to lead the nation in graduates who will be competing across the nation's football fields. As a college preparatory school, IMG Academy remains on the forefront of college recruitment for both academic and athletic success. IMG Academy holds dozens of players competing this weekend in football alone, and several of these players have the opportunity to make a name for themselves inside the FBS. Highlighted via Fan Sided is Tony Jones, who graduated in 2016. In his first debut of 2017 under the lights for Notre Dame, check out the...

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