Senior night for Madison Academy varsity basketball teams

Last night the seniors on the varsity basketball teams were recognized for their participation and efforts on the basketball team.  Parents were also recognized for the support and encouragement they give their teens.  The girl’s team won and improved their record to 13-2.  The boys played well and worked hard but lost.  The boy’s team record is now 4-11.

GIRLS VARSITY – Lady Knights 1st Q 2nd Q 3rd Q 4th Q Final
Lancaster Christian 4 4 8 2 18
Madison Academy 17 12 12 12 53

Morgan Currie 23, Sydney Jacobs 11, Sara Adalla 10, Jordyn Walker 4, Christina Mercado 3, Julianne Plank 2.

BOYS VARSITY – Knights 1st Q 2nd Q 3rd Q 4th Q Final
Lancaster Christian 24 28 12 9 73
Madison Academy 10 15 9 11 45

Beau Rodriquez 10, Josh Mixon 7, Will Snider 7, Langston Martinez 6, Jonathan Pedrero 5, Shawn Holbert 4, Andre Crayton 2, Ian Petersen 2, Devin Strong 2.

Seeker, Scholar, Servant Awards Program

Futsal Tournament announcement

Lady Knights lose to Davidson Bears

Last night the varsity Lady Knights lost to the Davidson Academy Bears 57-45.  This is only the second loss of the regular season for the Lady Knights.  Their overall team record is now 12-2.  You can see the game on demand on the new Madison Academy Online YouTube Channel.  Just click on the LiveStream link on our main menu.

The next games with be at Andrews University February 2-3, 2017 as a part of the Newmyer Classic that several SDA academies participate in from around the country.

School wide Poetry Out Loud Competition

Poetry Out Loud

We are incredibly proud of our students… all of whom have chosen to DO SOMETHING HARD!!!!  Madison Academy is participating in this year’s Poetry Out Loud competition, sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Poetry Foundation.  Class competitions were held the last two days. The top students from each class will compete at our school finals competition on Wednesday, January 25 during our 11 AM assembly.  We encourage the community to come to this event on Wednesday, January 25 at 11:00am in the chapel and support our MA students in their literary endeavor.  The winner of the school competition will be eligible to compete at the state championship in Nashville in March!

Here are the participants in the school-wide competition: Freshmen-Andre Crayton, Robyn Forde Whitefield, Pax Fordham, Sean Moore, Joy Osborne, Kris Ware; Sophomores-Rose Benoit, Will Buzby, Jake Johnson; Juniors-Jordan P. Brown, Leah Holloway, Brianna Underwood, Jackson Webb; Seniors-Myles Limonta, James Jackson and Andrew Ware.

Madison plays in MLK Basketball Tournament at Collegedale Academy

Over the Martin Luther King, Jr. weekend, Collegedale Academy hosted a boys and girls basketball tournament that included teams from Andrews Academy, Georgia Cumberland Academy, Mount Pisgah Academy and Tennessee Christian Preparatory School [TCPS]. The Madison Academy Lady Knights finished in 2nd place in their division.  They played Andrews Academy varsity, GCA varsity and Collegedale Academy jv to get to the championship game.

The Madison Academy Knights played the Andrews Academy varsity, GCA varsity and Collegedale Academy jv and placed 4th in the tournament.  The team played well but lost some very close games.

Madison splits with Christian Community Schools in basketball games

Yesterday the varsity basketball teams from Madison Academy and Christian Community Schools competed in an away game.  The Lady Knights won their game and improving their overall record to 12-1.  In the late game the Knights lost and fall to 4-10.  Both teams travel to Collegedale Academy for an MLK Tournament.  Here are the box scores from last nights games.

GIRLS VARSITY – Lady Knights

1st Q

2nd Q

3rd Q

4th Q

Final

Madison Academy

12

18

10

5

45

Christian Community

2

2

3

12

19

Morgan Currie 14, Jordyn Walker 8, Sydney Jacobs 6, Avery Kroll 2

 

BOYS VARSITY – Knights

1st Q

2nd Q

3rd Q

4th Q

Final

Madison Academy

14

2

8

9

33

Christian Community

11

7

13

9

40

Langston Martinez 14, Shawn Holbert 12, Andre Crayton 8, Josh Mixon 6, Ian Petersen 2, Beau Rodriquez 2, Devin Strong 2.

SA announces Spirit Week events

Student Association organizes class basketball tournament

Mrs. Fuentes, SA sponsor, announced in chapel the creation of a class basketball tournament to be played during assembly time the next two weeks.  The rules for participation are different from the class volleyball games where everyone was required to play.  For the basketball games it was decided that at least one girl would need to be on the court at all times. Here is the schedule of the games:

Class Competition Basketball Tournament

Schedule:

Date   Court 1 (lobby) Court 2 (stage)
Wednesday, Jan. 11 Game 1 Freshmen v. Seniors Sophomores v. Juniors
Score  20-14  17-8
Game 2 Freshmen v. Juniors Sophomores v. Seniors
Score  13-15  18-28
Wednesday, Jan. 18 Game 1 Freshmen v. Sophomores Juniors v. Seniors
Score  20-14  20-29
Game 2 Sophomores v. Juniors Freshmen v. Seniors
Score  30-16  18-27

Rules:

  • 2  8-minute halves = 16 minute games
  • Unlimited players from the class
  • Must have 1 girl on court at all times