Middle School Athletics Update

A recap of recent games and other athletics news.
Athletics News… Sign-ups for ultimate frisbee and soccer are happening this week in sixth, seventh, and eighth grades. Announcements will be made in Town Meeting and sign-up sheets will be available in math classrooms.

Cross Country
welcomed new head coach and USN alumnus Skyler Moots ’07, who will be assisted by Coach Ahmed and Coach Rives. The Tigers open the season on Thursday, Aug. 24 at Vaughn’s Gap in Percy Warner Park at 4:15 p.m. USN then hosts the Tiger XC Invitational at the River Campus with races starting at 9 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 26.

opens this week. Head to the Tigers’ schedule page to find out the who, when and where with matches for JV and Varsity listed separately.

The Tigers suiting up with Harding Academy have a week of practices after a tough loss last week against Nashville Christian, 20-42. Jordan Turner '22 returned the kickoff 80 yards for a score as the clock ticked to :00 at the half. In the second half, NCS put up two more scores and Harding had one final touchdown run from Turner who gave a phenomenal effort, breaking four tackles on his way to the end zone. Additional USN players include Noah Kim '23 and Caleb Spears '23. The team is back in action at home Thursday, Aug. 31 against Catholic West.

Tennis… The Tiger tennis squad – nearly 60 student-athletes strong – opens play on Thursday, Aug. 24 at the River Campus against Lipscomb Academy.

Volleyball… All three teams hosted Nashville Christian School on Monday, Aug. 21 with outstanding results, despite missing a few players. The C Team shut out NCS in its debut, 2-0. Congrats to A-Teamer Kendall Burgess '22, B-Teamer Ivy Cochran '23, and C-Teamer Cleo Gauthier '24 for earning Tiger of the Week honors.

More USN News

List of 5 news stories.

  • Stadium seats are $40, and only 50 seats are available for purchase.

    USN stadium seats available

    Share your Tiger pride by purchasing a stadium seat and joining the Tiger Club. Our athletic booster club helps pay for upgrades to our athletic facilities, coordinates concessions sales, and sponsors our sports recognition evenings.
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  • USNA Volunteer Coordinator Shalene, husband Jason, and children Zazou '28 and Octavia '32.

    I didn't realize (amazing volunteers, what they do at USN)

    This feature is about parent Shalene France Gray and is a monthly column by USNA to encourage volunteers.
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  • USN earns reaccreditation

    The school is in compliance with all standards of the SAIS accreditation process as verified by documentation, observations, and interviews and was unanimously recommended for accreditation.
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  • USNA leadership thanked faculty & staff with lunch during inservice on Tuesday, May 28.

    USNA needs you

    USNA appreciates all of its volunteers for an amazing year and welcomes your participation in 2019-2020.
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  • MS, HS athletes can train most of summer

    The fitness center will operate summer hours Wednesday, May 29 through Friday, Aug. 2 and be open 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays. Student-athletes are welcome to work out at school, except during TSSAA Dead Period, Sunday, June 23 through Saturday, July 6.
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