Our Stars

Baskstroke Swim

Athletics at St. Andrew's-Sewanee are an integral part of the total school curriculum. It is one of the means by which students build character, exercise leadership skills and learn the value of discipline, teamwork and sportsmanship. SAS alumni take these skills and their athletic prowess to the next level -- intercollegiate athletics.

Classroom Stars, Too

As you read about the athletes below, you will see that their talents and commitment go well beyond the athletic field. Among them are honors students, salutatorians, thespians, artists, club presidents, volunteers, and more.

State Qualifiers

In 2019-2020, the following SAS athletes qualified for state competition:

Sienna Barry: MS Swimming
Elliott Benson: MS Swimming
AJ Clements: Swimming - 200 Individual Medley (60th), 100 Back (61st)
Enzo Fath: MS Swimming - 500 Freestyle (5th), 200 Freestyle (8th), 400 Free Relay (6th), 200 Medley Relay (10th)
Evan Fox: JV Mountain Biking (3rd)
Jackson Frazier: MS Swimming - 100 Breaststroke (1st), 100 Freestyle (3rd), 400 Free Relay (6th), 200 Medley Relay (10th)
Loulie Frazier: MS Swimming - 100 Backstroke (14th)
Jack Hale: MS Swimming
Will Hanger: Swimming - 200 Free Relay (6th), 100 Breast (8th), 50 Free (17th), 100 Free, 100 Butterfly
Sara Knight: MS Swimming
Zolon Knoll: Swimming - 200 Free Relay (6th), 100 Butterfly (20th), 100 Free (24th), 50 Free, 200 Free, 500 Free, 200 Individual Medley, 100 Backstroke
Kiran Malde: MS Swimming - 400 Free Relay (6th), 200 Medley Relay (10th)
Maya Mauzy: MS Swimming
Reese Michaels: MS Swimming
Carolin Neubauer: MS Swimming
Libby Neubauer: JV Mountain Biking (3rd for the season, 1st in championship race)
Porter Neubauer: Swimming - 200 Free Relay (6th), 50 Free (51st)
Iliana Pate: Wrestling (4th)
Verena Pate: Wrestling (2nd)
Elisabeth Perkins: MS Swimming
Sarah Russell Roberson: MS Swimming
Madison Rogers: MS Swimming
Aidan Smith: Swimming - 200 Free Relay (6th), 100 Fly (39th), 200 Free (61st)
Charlie Strippel: Cross Country (27th)
Madeline Sumpter: Freshman Mountain Biking (5th)
Maddie Van de Ven: MS Swimming
Toby Van de Ven: MS Swimming - 400 Free Relay (6th), 200 Medley Relay (10th)
Vie Virkhaus: MS Swimming

In addition, five members of the girls' wrestling team were named to the National Wrestling Coaches Association Academic All American team: Verena Pate, Riley Burnette, Charlie Barron, Iliana Pate, and Jiaying Yang.   

In 2018-2019, 6 SAS athletes qualified for state competition:

Davis Gill: Triple Jump (7th)
Isabelle Gordy: Discus (3rd)
Zolon Knoll:  Swimming - 200 Free, 100 Free, 200 Medley Relay, 200 Free Relay, 200 Individual Medley, 500 Free, 100 Butterfly
Porter Neubauer: Swimming - 200 Medley Relay, 200 Free Relay
Randy Paul: Swimming - 50 Free, 100 Back, 200 Medley Relay, 200 Free Relay
Aidan Smith: Swimming - 200 Free, 100 Fly, 200 Medley Relay, 200 Free Relay

Athletics News

Knoll Commits to Centre

Senior swimmer Zolon Knoll recently committed to swim for Centre College in Danville, Kentucky.

Neubauer Receives W&L's Most Prestigious Scholarship

Porter Neubauer, a senior at St. Andrew’s-Sewanee School, recently accepted a Johnson Scholarship at Washington & Lee University in Virginia. The Johnson Scholarship is W&L’s most prestigious scholarship and provides full tuition, room, and board for students chosen based on academic achievement, demonstrated leadership, and the potential to contribute to the intellectual and civic life of the W&L campus and the world.

Tyler Rodgers

SAS junior Tyler Rodgers' enlistment in the Tennessee National Guard represents a tribute to a fallen soldier and a commitment to Tyler's own future.

Celebrating Fall Varsity Athletes

St. Andrew’s-Sewanee School celebrated the fall varsity athletic season in a virtual all-school assembly on Thursday, November 5

Varsity Girls' Soccer Finishes 2-1-1

St. Andrew’s-Sewanee School’s girls' varsity soccer team had a very condensed season due to strict COVID-19 protocols put in place by the school to protect the SAS community. The team finished 2-1-1. 

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