Our middle school athletic program had a fantastic year. Out of the 12 leagues that end in with a tournament, we won 5 championships and had 3 runner up finishes. Championships were in 7th grade volleyball, 8th grade volleyball, 7th grade basketball, track, and also lacrosse. Our runner up finishes were in soccer, tennis, and 8th grade basketball. We also finished 3rd in cross country, 4th in golf, and 4th in swimming!
After an undefeated regular season, the Middle School Blue lacrosse team faced Collierville Middle School in the league championship game. After Collierville tied the game at 8, the game went to sudden death overtime. The turkeys struck first and were able to secure the championship game. Congratulations to Coach Mudalige, Dewey, and the entire Middle School lacrosse team for an undefeated championship season.
After the varsity tennis team won their regional championship match Vs. St. George's in a 4-3 nail-biter, they advanced to the sub-state match Vs. St. Andrew's Sewanee and won with a convincing 4-1 score. The team is heading to Murfreesboro next week for State Tournament.
The Middle School track and field team competed in a thrilling Shelby League championship meet. The Turkeys were great in all events which resulted in 1st place team finish.
Congratulations to the Varsity Lacrosse team for placing 6 players on the West Tn All Region Team. The girls(left to right) are Margie Peeler, Hattie Fogarty, Grayson Lusk-Hussong, Mary Ashley Murrah, Evelyn Roberts, and Elizabeth Caradonna.
The St. Mary's 7th grade basketball team went undefeated in league play and finished the season with an 18-14 win over Briarcrest for the Shelby League Championship.