The USN Mountain Bike team began its 10th NICA season on Sunday, fielding 22 total MS and HS riders at the Chickasaw Trace Park trails in Columbia, TN. Nearly 500 cyclists grades 6-12 descended on the park for race day and as expected, hot and humid conditions meant everyone’s top priority was to establish their best “heat management” strategies to stay fresh for the starting line and during each lap of the race.
The High School varsity boys' basketball team is headed to Cookeville for the state championship semifinals. For those in the USN community unable to join the Tigers at Tennessee Tech University on Friday, March 4 at 3:30 p.m., we hope you'll enjoy the game broadcast live here on the TSSAA Network.
USN's Ultimate Frisbee athletes hosted one of the season's earliest tournaments at the River Campus leading to predicted success throughout the season based on strong performances over the weekend-long tournament. Continue reading for an in-depth look at how the tournament unfolded.
Good luck to High School varsity boys' basketball as the team takes on Goodpasture Christian School in the DII-A region semifinals on Friday, February 18. And congratulations to DII-A District 3 tournament Most Valuable Player Adam Miller '22, Josh Scretchen '22 for making the all-tournament team, and Josh and Adrian Samuels '22 for being placed on the all-district team.
In one of the most anticipated moments in a swimmer's season, 19 Tigers took to the water at the region meet. The girls' squad took home fifth place, marking the school's first top five finish since 2014. Of the 32 individual events swam, 27 clocked in season records, all six relays were season best finishes too, and Anna Hulan '25 secured a spot on the all-region team. A full recap is available at the link.
Students in grades K-4 are invited to join USN's winter basketball league for a fun and engaging opportunity to focus on game play fundamentals such as shooting, dribbling, passing, and defense. League play begins in late January, and registration is open now.