WHY LP COMPETES:
We compete to educate all athletes so that they become well-rounded individuals who are aware that they are a part of something greater than themselves and who are capable of learning, growing, and being connected to the world around them.
At Lewis-Palmer student - athletes strive for success by being COMMITTED to CLASS: Courage, Leadership, Academic Success, Selflessness, and Sportsmanship.
Participation in athletics provides an opportunity to build confidence and self-esteem by taking risks, overcoming adversity, learning from failure, and advocating for one’s self.
Participation in athletics provides an opportunity for athletes to exhibit integrity, responsibility, coachability, and flexibility by working hard and maintaining a positive attitude.
Participation in athletics provides the tools for academic success by placing academics first and athletics second in addition to promoting integrity in the classroom and through competition.
Participation in athletics motivates an athlete to serve and sacrifice for others both emotionally and physically.
Participation in athletics provides an opportunity to demonstrate respect for one’s self, teammates, coaches, opponents, officials, family, school, and community.