Athletics

On the field, in the water, or on the court, St. Mary's girls display the same exuberance and commitment as in the classroom.

Lower School: 8 teams fielded in basketball, lacrosse, and cross country are for 3rd through 5th grades. 

Middle School: 14 teams fielded in soccer, volleyball, golf, cross country, basketball, swimming, lacrosse, track and field, and tennis.   

Upper School: 17 teams fielded in soccer, trap, volleyball, golf, cross country, basketball, swimming, lacrosse, track and field, tennis, and bowling.

  1. In 2021, Lacrosse captured the school's first ever state title.
  2. In 2019-2022, the Upper School had 19 All-Regional Athletes. 
  3. The Middle School has won 31 Shelby League Championships or Runner-Up Championships over the past 5 years.
  4. Varsity Lacrosse, 2019 Region Champions
  5. Trap, 2021 District Champions
  6. St. Mary’s Varsity Swimming team was voted Commercial Appeal Team of the year in 2020
  7. 14 current NCAA college athletes 
  8. U.S. Lacrosse recognized two All- American and one Academic All-American in 2021
  9. 2020 Coach of the Year (Swimming) Collin Dowling.
  10. In 2020 St. Mary’s won Commercial Appeal Courageous Athlete of the year
  11. 2021 Coach of the Year John Bartholomew (Lacrosse)

Approximately 75% of Middle and Upper School students participate in at least one athletic sport and 50% participate in two or more. Join us!

John Bartholomew
Director of Athletics

Claire Betti
Athletic Trainer
Strength & Conditioning Coach 

Bob Dunaway
Athletic Trainer

Sarah Walker
Athletics and Communication Coordinator