Varsity Basketball Girls
The Highlander girls basketball program is built on a foundation of hard work, discipline, and sportsmanship. It produces outstanding collegiate athletes who play in D1-D3 schools throughout the country. Whether mentoring an All-State senior preparing for collegiate athletics or a first-time freshmen athlete, our coaching staff is dedicated to developing players of all skill levels.
Having reached Nike-Elite status, Lake Highland’s girls basketball program is one of the best programs in the country. Since 2014, the program has accomplished:
- Back-to-Back State Champions (2014, 2015 and 2016)
- 2015-16 Orlando Sentinel Girls Team of the Year
- 4-time District Champions
- 1 McDonald’s All American
- 2 Naismith Player of the Year Finalists
- 2 All-State Player
- 2 Central Florida Players of the Year
- Numerous All Central Florida players
- 2015 and 2016 Florida Dairy Farmers 4A Girls Coach of the Year
- 2015-16 Orlando Sentinel Varsity Sports Girls Sports Coach of the Year
Weng Family Gymnasium
A 1,100-seat multi-purpose facility, the Weng Family Gymnasium is home to the Highlander boys and girls Volleyball teams, boys and girls Basketball teams, and Wrestling team. The Weng Family Gymnasium also features boys and girls locker rooms, a 3,750-square-foot
Strength & Conditioning weight room, the Gina Martin Training Room, Athletic Administration offices, and Physical Education offices. In 2019, two new scoreboards and one new video board were added to provide an exciting player and spectator experience.
Highlander Strength & Conditioning Facility
Located inside Weng Family Gymnasium, our 3,700-square-foot Strength & Conditioning Facility at Lake Highland is second to none. Equipped with seven platforms for Olympic style lifts, three squat rack platforms, free weights, assisted lift machines, a total body jungle, and a designated area for cardio machines, our Strength & Conditioning Facility is open weekdays from 6:30am - 6pm for student-athletes with coach supervision. Athletes, Highlander parents, and LHP employees can focus on their physical fitness here.