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Lausanne Lynx Spring Fling Recap

The Lausanne Lynx hit the road to Murfreesboro this week for the TSSAA State Championships for spring sports, also known as Spring Fling. The Lynx have student-athletes competing for state tennis, track and soccer championships.  Lynx Win Back To Back State Championships On Wednesday, the Lausanne Lynx boys' tennis team repeated as state champions, defeating Christian Academy of Knoxville (CAK) 4-0 to win the state title.  The girls' tennis team finished as state runner-up, losing a... Read More
Posted by Steven Russell at Wednesday, May 24, 2023

Lynx Athletics Recap (5/10-5/17)

Regionals have wrapped up with the Lynx winning multiple regional championships across sports. This week we have sub-state in a number of sports with more trips to Murfreesboro for Spring Fling on the line. SOccer Takes Regional Title  In a Thursday night game that was delayed by rain and began late into the evening, the Lynx soccer team didn't allow the conditions to slow them down en route to a 2-0 victory over the St. George's Gryphons.  The top-seeded Lynx got on the board early... Read More
Posted by Steven Russell at Wednesday, May 17, 2023

Two Thumbs Up! Lee Harris Punches Multiple Tickets To State In One Afternoon

When Lee Harris '23 woke up Friday, he hoped it would be a good day. "I woke up and felt pretty good," Harris said. "I knew what was on the agenda for the day, and mentally and physically, I was ready." That agenda included a tennis match as a part of the boys' regional championship and four running events at the regional championship meet. The day began in the early afternoon on the tennis courts, with things not going exactly as scheduled. A match expected to be held outside at Lausanne was... Read More
Posted by Steven Russell at Tuesday, May 16, 2023

Lynx Athletics Recap (5/3-5/10)

As we near the finish line of the Lausanne spring sports season, the Lynx are looking to bring home hardware with regional championships within reach and tickets to the state championships being punched.  Lausanne Track Begins Earning State Championship Bids The regional championships in track & field began on Tuesday at Harding Academy, with four Lausanne student-athletes punching their ticket to the state championship meet.  Lucy Fisher '23 (Discus) Lucy was the region champ... Read More
Posted by Steven Russell at Wednesday, May 10, 2023

Male & Female Outstanding Athletes Of The Year Announced

The Outstanding Senior Athlete Award is given to the male and female student-athlete that has demonstrated excellence in athletics during their high school career through their character, commitment, leadership, teamwork and personal achievement. Langston Rogers  This year's outstanding male athlete began his varsity athletic career by being a contributing member of the 2020 state championship basketball team. His defensive toughness and gritty play helped the team to a 30-6 record. As a... Read More
Posted by Steven Russell at Thursday, May 4, 2023

Lynx Athletics Recap (4/19-4/26)

We are mere weeks away from the post-season in spring sports and many of our teams find themselves in the hunt for divisional titles and first-round byes in upcoming tournaments. Baseball Finishes Second In District The Lausanne Baseball team is locked into the two seed in the district tournament after falling to Northpoint to start the week. The Lynx (21-9) will face off against Christian Brothers in a home game Wednesday night (4/26) at Gagliano Field. “It was a tough loss but I told ... Read More
Posted by Steven Russell at Wednesday, April 26, 2023

Lynx Athletics Recap (4/12-4/19)

The weather isn’t the only thing warming up, with numerous Lynx athletics teams currently on winning streaks as we head into the final stretch of the spring sports season. Baseball Wins Piling Up The Lausanne Baseball team had a good week on the diamond with wins over Bartlett, Tipton-Rosemark and ECS. The Lynx will travel to Briarcrest on Thursday before retuning home to Gagliano Field on Saturday for a game against MUS at 2 p.m. Lausanne Families Show Up To Swing Into Spring  It... Read More
Posted by Steven Russell at Tuesday, April 18, 2023

Lynx Athletics Recap (4/5-4/12)

Despite the long weekend, Lausanne Athletics was as busy as ever this week with tennis, baseball, track and soccer all in action. TRACK & FIELD HITTING THEIR STRIDE Lucy Fisher '23 got a new personal record on Tuesday in a meet that featured the throwers on the Lausanne track and field team.  The team has its third meet of the season this afternoon (Wednesday) at MUS. It begins at 4 p.m.  TENNIS DROPS FIRST MATCH OF THE SEASON The Lausanne tennis team dropped their first match ... Read More
Posted by Steven Russell at Wednesday, April 12, 2023

Lynx Athletics Recap (3/29-4/5)

The Lausanne Lynx had to contend with Mother Nature this week as well as their opponents on the field. Lacrosse, tennis, baseball, track and soccer were all in action.  Track & Field Has Strong Showing At Second Meet It was a good day at MUS on Tuesday for the Lausanne track and field team as they took part in their second event of the year.  The boys' team finished second overall in the whole meet with the 4x200 team finishing first, Jamarcus Powell '23 finishing first in the high ... Read More
Posted by Shayne Dotson at Wednesday, April 5, 2023

Lausanne Names Jessica Green Basketball Head Coach

Lausanne alumna Jessica Green '09 has been named the new head girls’ basketball coach at Lausanne Collegiate School, Athletic Director Kevin Locastro announced on Wednesday.  Green will take over a team she helped lead with Associate Athletic Director Cayce Densford this past season after the departure of head coach Wayne Kelley, who took a job in St. Louis.  “We are excited to name Jessica Green as our new Head Women’s Basketball Coach,” Athletic Director Ke... Read More
Posted by Steven Russell at Thursday, March 30, 2023

Lynx Athletics Recap (3/22-3/29)

Lausanne Athletics continues its spring season with track joining tennis, baseball, soccer and lacrosse in action this week. Check out some of the highlights below as well as the schedule for the upcoming week and where you can catch the Lynx live online.  Lynx Hit The Road To Nashville  Lausanne lacrosse headed east on I-40 this past weekend to face off against some schools in the Music City. Our girls' lacrosse team defeated the University School of Nashville on Friday 6-4 before ... Read More
Posted by Shayne Dotson at Wednesday, March 29, 2023

Lynx Athletics Recap (3/15-3/22)

Things Get Going FOLLOWING spring break Lausanne teams were busy on the practice field during Spring Break, with many teams offering optional practices for those student-athletes that were interested.  With Spring Break finished sports are now cranking back up as we head into the heart of the season.  Lausanne baseball starts the season with a win The Lausanne baseball team began their season with a win last Monday at USA Stadium in Millington, defeating MHEA 16-4. JV also won, 11-0... Read More
Posted by Shayne Dotson at Wednesday, March 22, 2023

Lausanne Lynx Athletics Recap (3/1-3/8)

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN's Day Wednesday, March 8 is International Women's Day and we want to wish Happy International Women's Day to the amazing ladies that make up Lausanne Lynx Athletics.International Women's Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity, celebrating women's achievements and making the call for positive change. MIDDLE SCHOOL LYNX WIN BIG Our Middle School la... Read More
Posted by Shayne Dotson at Wednesday, March 8, 2023

Lausanne Lynx Athletics Recap (2/22-3/1)

Heartbreaker The Lausanne Lynx basketball season came to an end on Saturday as the Lynx lost a heartbreaker to The Webb School inside The Lair. After Seth Grandberry '23 hit a shot to give Lausanne the lead with under 30 seconds left in the game, Webb hit a three-pointer with under 10 seconds left to win the game 48-46. The Lynx end the year with only three losses by one, one and two points.  Rainy Day Wins  The girls' lacrosse team went 2-1 last weekend in the Battle of the Greenbe... Read More
Posted by Shayne Dotson at Wednesday, March 1, 2023

Lausanne Lynx Athletics Recap (2/15-2/22)

March To State Continues The Lausanne basketball team capped off a run to the regional title on Saturday with a 64-47 win over First Assembly. Jamarcus Powell ’23 and Seth Grandberry ’23 shared co-MVP honors with Tre Davis ’24 and Jayden Bachelor’24 also being named to the All-Region team. The Lynx got to the finals with a 51-47 win over USJ and a 53-51 win over St. George’s. Next up for Lausanne is the state quarterfinals, where they will face the winner of Wedn... Read More
Posted by Steven Russell at Wednesday, February 22, 2023

Lausanne Continues March To State By Winning Region Title

The players felt it. The fans sensed it. And as senior Seth Grandberry got the steal and raced uncontested toward the basket, rose in the air and hammered down a dunk, it all came to a crescendo inside the Harding Academy gym.  Behind leading scorer Grandberry’s 27 points, the Lynx defeated First Assembly Christian School (FACS) 64-47 Saturday night in front of a packed gym,  Trailing by one after the first quarter, the Lynx would head into the half up three and extend that le... Read More
Posted by Steven Russell at Sunday, February 19, 2023