Warriors at the Next Level
Little Rock Christian Football Players sign with Tulane and OBU
Little Rock, AR - Two LRCA Warriors sign with NCAA Division I and DII institutions. The athletic signing ceremony was held on Wednesday, February 3, in Warrior Arena on the Little Rock Christian Academy campus.
Corey Platt - Tulane University (Football)
Conner Whipple - Ouachita Baptist University (Football)
“Athleticism is a gift – a talent shaped by hard work, an opportunity to honor God and a responsibility to use well for the joy of others. We rejoice with our athletes when they can extend their gift into the college years,” says LRCA Head of School Dr. Gary Arnold.
LRCA Athletic Director Johnny Watson shares, “It’s a tremendous accomplishment for these student athletes to reach this level of success and to be rewarded with scholarships. This is a proud moment for LRCA Athletics and for our community. Congratulations Warriors!”
Founded in 1977, Little Rock Christian Academy is a 5A, independent, co-educational, college-preparatory Christian school serving three year-olds through 12th grade and is committed to “excellence in the pursuit of truth from a Christ-centered worldview”. The goal of the school is to graduate students who reflect Christ in word and action to individuals and the larger community around them. LRCA students were offered over $18.4 million dollars in college scholarships in 2020. Over the years, LRCA has generated 66 National Merit students. In addition to an excellent academic education, LRCA offers extensive fine arts and athletic programs, and is a Department of Education National Blue Ribbon School. LRCA has won 31 state championships since joining the Arkansas Activities Association in 2000.