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MCDS Middle School Sports
Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Crew, Track and Field, Tennis, Girls Volleyball, Lacrosse, Spirit Squad and Ultimate Frisbee.
The MCDS student-athlete also participates in sports outside of the school including Swimming, Baseball, Tennis, Karate, Judo, Taekwondo, Dance, Ice Skating, Cheer, Horseback Riding, Fencing, and Aikido.
MCDS Middle School Athletics
MS volleyball practices are held at MCDS, and the team competes against other private schools within the Madison Area. The MS volleyball team is coached by Kristina Luedtke*, Laura Soden*, and Darla Kurth.
Girls Cross Country
The MS cross country team consist of Sixth through Eighth grade students. Practices are held at MCDS and the team competes against other public and private schools within Southern Wisconsin. The MS cross country team is coached by Jake Eaton* and Pat Acker.
Boys Cross Country
Sixth through Eighth Grade students make up the MS cross country team. Practices are held at MCDS and the team competes against other public and private schools within Southern Wisconsin. Jake Eaton* and Pat Acker are the coaches.
The MS girls basketball program consists of two teams that play games around the Greater Madison Area as part of the local MIDAS league. All practices and home games are held at MCDS. MS girls basketball is coached by Pat Acker and Beth Schmidt.
The MS boys basketball program consists of two teams that play games around the Greater Madison Area as part of the local MIDAS league. All practices and home games are held at MCDS. MS boys basketball is coached by Jeff Stenroos* and Jeremy Clements*.
Track and Field
The MS track and field team participates against other local private middle schools within the Madison area. All of the practices and home meets are held on our university quality track. The track and field team is coached by Pat Acker and Sarah Kendrick*.
The MS ultimate team competes against other local middle schools. All of the team practices and home games occur at MCDS. The MS ultimate team is coached by Jeremy Clements and Alex Yee.
The MCDS crew team is a recreational opportunity for our student-athletes to learn more about and participate in the great sport of rowing. All of our team practices occur at MCDS or on the attached Cherokee Lake. The crew team is coached by Chris Dry and James Hallick.
MS Boys and Girls Lacrosse
The MS boys lacrosse team participates in the Madison Area Lacrosse Association (MALA) through our co-op with the Westside Lacrosse Club. The teams practice and play their home games at various parks on Madison’s west side. Schedules for the various MS lacrosse teams can be found on the Westside Lacrosse website.
The spirit squad consists of MS students who generate school spirit and perform at various athletic department activities including home boys varsity basketball games. The spirit squad is a combination of traditional cheerleading and poms. Spirit squad is coached by Heather Jones†, Jamie Wojcik†, and Judy Moyes-Fries.
* Denotes MCDS faculty member
† Denotes MCDS staff member
Sign up for athletics:
Information and sign-up links are available in the Parent Portal on the School Resources and Information page.