In an afternoon away game the Madison Academy girls volleyball team competed against Davidson Academy and lost 3-0. This brings their overall record to 4-3. The next opponent is Hendersonville Christian Academy with the game being played at Madison Campus Elementary gym [MCE], Monday, September 12, at 5:30pm. On Tuesday the team plays Pleasant View Christian at 5:00pm in the MCE gym as well.
Yesterday, the Madison Academy golf team won 1st-Parker Rufo, 2nd- Josh Hardin and third place-Andre Crayton in the Tennessee Christian Athletes Association [TNCAA] golf tournament held at Riverside Golf Course. Parker shot a personal best 55 and tied with Josh after nine holes. Because of time constraints officials had a card playoff to determine the winner. The seventh hole was considered the hardest hole and Parker had the better score so Parker was declared the champion.
In other MA Athletics news the cross country team competed at Lancaster. The boys and the girls finished in first place as a team. Eight of the boys team members competed and all of the girls. Here are their individual times and places.
Yesterdays volleyball match between Madison Academy and the Lancaster Christian Academy was won by Madison Academy 3-1. LCA won the first game however MA came back to win the next three games. The varsity team’s overall record is 4-2. The next match is at Davidson Academy, Friday, September 9, at 3:30. The team is 1-1 in away games.
In other MA Athletics news the cross country team participated in the Curry Ingram Invitational. In unofficial results the girls finished in first place and the boys in third.
Yesterday, Madison Academy held its inaugural cross country meet on its campus and Madison Campus Elementary. Five schools participated in the event. Races were provided for every level: K-2, 3-4, middle school and high school. The youngest runners ran a distance of 1/2 mile. The next division ran one mile. The course length for the middle school is 1.5 miles and high school runners ran a 5K. The race course took runners just inside the MCE fence line and around the soccer field with the MS participants running two laps and the HS runners 4 laps each. Ian Petersen finished in first place in the high school race. Here are the official results.
|Boys results||Team placement-1st place|
|Girls results||Team placement-1st place|
In other MA Athletics news the freshmen girls volleyball team played two matches competing with teams from Father Ryan and Ensworth. Our girls lost both matches and our team is still looking for their first win.
Josh Hardin had a personal best score however the golf team lost to Meroll Hyde. Our record is now 1-2. Here are the results.
|1. Josh Hardin||51|
|2. Andre Crayton||60|
|3. Parker Rufo||63|
The three person Madison Academy golf team played Franklin Road Christian School on August 28th. The team improved by 18 strokes since the last meet. The team is now 1-1. Here are the results.
|Golf Results 8-30|
|Madison Academy||Franklin Road Christian School|
|1. Josh Hardin||48||1. Jacob||48|
|2. Parker Rufo||56||2. Robert||58|
|3. Andre Crayton||57||3. Victoria||58|
This week the golf team plays two matches. On Tuesday they play FRCS and on Thursday PVC. The cross country team has two events this week as well. On Monday they compete on the Curry Ingram course and on Thursday on our very own cross country course here on the campus of Madison Academy and Madison Campus Elementary. Varsity volleyball plays Tuesday at FRCS.
On Sunday, the girls volleyball hosted the Collegedale Academy team. Admission was free and there was a pancake breakfast for $5. The Varsity game was exciting to watch. Collegedale jumped out to a 2-0 games advantage. During the third game the momentum changed and the Knights rallied to win the next three games to win the match 3-2. The JV team lost 2-0.
For current schedules and scores of our teams go to http://knighthawksathletics.com/
Here are the results of our first golf match of the season played at the Riverside Course.
|Golf results 8-25|
|Madison Academy||Goodpasture||Merroll Hyde|
|1. J. Hardin||56||1. J. Fox||35||1. J. Caldwell||40|
|2. P. Rufo||60||2. T. Gassie||40||2. A Sukumalwong||42|
|3. A. Crayton||66||3. L. Foster||44||3. S. Simerka||47|
On August 8-9, fourteen girls volleyball teams arrived on campus and competed in a preseason warmup. Here is a list of the schools that participated.
Christian Community, Collegedale Academy, Davidson Academy, Dayspring Academy, Franklin Classical, Hendersonville Christian, Lead Academy, Madison Academy varsity and jv, Middle TN Heat and Pleasant View varsity and jv.
For results of the Madison Academy teams go to www.knighthawksathetics.com
In the first year of existence the Madison Academy tennis team placed 2nd in the TNCAA tournament during the first week of May. In doubles our girls team of Osiris Garcia and Camden Armstrong won first place. In singles, Nathan Johnson won his division.