Lightning Athletics

Developing high performance student athletes who are champions in all areas of life and service.

 

 

Developing high performance student athletes who are champions in all areas of life and service.

 

 

Lightning has Impact

The Lightning Athletics program develops student-athletes who glorify God through perseverance and work ethic, commitment to teammates, serving their community, and pursuing excellence and achievement in sport and life, both on and off the field of competition.

As a core part of our identity as a school, the athletics program forms a rich part of our history and is part of our legacy in the community. It is an essential element for building unity with alumni, parents, students and community sports partners like local schools and club programs.

Each level of athletics development K-12 serves as a progression for students – moving from an emphasis on participation and physical literacy toward specialization and championship competition.

Athletics overview

Athletics Directors at each campus work with staff and volunteers to build experiences that build community and help kids develop skills that promote a life-long participation in sport and heathy choices.

expand_more Elementary Program (K-5)

Elementary Goals

  • Physical literacy and movement
  • Participation
  • Personal wellness
  • Foundational skills: throwing, jumping, running

 

The elementary athletics program is focused on participation and is supported by a robust physical and personal health education curriculum. The aim is to get young children moving while helping them develop healthy attitudes about sports. We offer after-school clinics in volleyball and basketball and run co-ed intramurals during lunch and breaks. Grades 4-5 basketball and volleyball teams are run during the school year with teams competing against local schools and local Christian independent schools. Many students participate in Cross Country and Track & Field.

expand_more Middle Years Program (6-8)
  • Physical literacy and movement
  • Transition from participation to competition
  • Personal wellness
  • Foundational technical and tactical skills

 

The middle years athletic program provides a transition from recreationally and participatory athletics to more competitive activities. Grades 6 and 7 students continue to be part of local cross-country, track and field, volleyball and basketball teams (there are no cuts). In grade 8, student athletes are selected to represent our school in local and regional competition including the Eastern Fraser Valley Championships. The primary focus of the program is to extend athletic participation for as many students as possible to ensure we have a roster of talented athletes for our junior and senior teams.

Athletic programming offered: cross-country, track and field, volleyball, soccer, basketball

expand_more High School Program (9-12)
  • IMPACT Athletes
  • Personal fitness and commitment to training
  • Specialization of expert technical and tactical skills
  • Championship goals through community with a team-first mindset

 

The high school athletics program has a prestigious tradition of success and has produced outstanding professional and college athletes. Goals for student athletes are rooted in the IMPACT athlete profile: Integrity, Motivation, Perseverance, Achievement, Community-minded, Team-first. We believe that for any one athlete to go far, we must go together. Our high school teams and dedicated coaches have high standards where Christ-like character and integrity are emphasized over championships and individual success. Students strive for personal achievement in all areas of their lives – relationships, academics, athletics.

Athletic programming offered: cross-country, track and field, volleyball, soccer, basketball, badminton, golf

Lightning Impact

Spotlight

Makenna Gardner

Graduated 2020. Playing women’s basketball at Simon Fraser University.

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Brodie Hofer

Graduated 2019. Played on national junior men’s volleyball team. Currently playing at USports National Champions, Trinity Western University.

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Danton Heinen

Currently playing in the NHL for Anaheim Ducks and has been a supporter of LCS fundraising.

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Contact us

Middle + High Campus
22702 48th Avenue Langley, BC V2Z 2T6
Phone: (604) 533-0839
Elementary Campus
22930 48th Avenue Langley, BC V2Z 2T7
Phone: (604) 533-2222
LCS Central Office (Administration)
22930 48th Avenue Langley, BC V2Z 2T7
Phone: (604) 533-2118