Hawaii Baptist Academy has received the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) Safe Sports School 1st Team Award. The award recognizes schools that provide safe athletic environments and highlights the importance of seeking the highest standards possible for the care, injury prevention and treatment for student-athletes.
"...but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not be weary, they will walk and not faint," - Isaiah 40:31
HBA is a member of the Interscholastic League of Honolulu (ILH) and offers a wide range of sports. Boys and girls in grades 7-12 compete on HBA teams for basketball, volleyball, tennis, golf, bowling, cross country, cheerleading, and track and field. For other sports, they compete on PAC-Five teams, joining students from other private schools. Elementary students in grades 5-6 have opportunities to play on volleyball and basketball teams that compete against other private schools in the Christian Schools Athletic League (CSAL).
For the first time since 2019 and the third time in seven years, HBA sits atop the state for Division 2 girls basketball.
The HBA boys varsity basketball team can once again call itself the ILH Champions.
HBA defeated Hanalani 68-56 at Dan Liu Gymnasium on February 3, laying claim to their first title since 2015 and their fifth since 1987.
HBA again stands alone atop the state in Division 2 varsity cross country. The Eagles girls and boys both won their respective 2021 Honolulu Marathon / HHSAA Division 2 State Cross Country Championship on the campus of Hawaii Preparatory Academy in Kamuela, on the Big Island.