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Baseball and softball teams are open to players in grades one through eight. The fifth through eighth graders participate in the Parochial Athletic Association (PAA) sponsored leagues and play during the months of March, April and early May. Practices begin in late February.

First and second graders play coach pitch and students participate in player pitch in grades three and four. These teams play in the Memphis Christian Recreation Association (MCRA) league. League play for this age group begins in mid-May and continues until the end of June. Practice for all first through fourth grade teams begins in early May.


2015 Boys Basketball Teams

 St. Louis offers students in grades 1-8 the chance to participate on basketball teams. The students in 1st-4th grade play their season from mid-February through late spring in the PAA's Charlie Brown/Lucy League. League play for students in grades 5-8 begins in November and continues through


The 8th grade girls at St. Louis School make up our cheerleading squad each year. Practices begin in the summer and the cheerleaders participate in our home football games in the fall.

Cross Country

St. Louis sponsors  cross country teams each fall for students ion grades 3-8. Practice begins in early August with season meets held throughout September and October. The PAA meets are hosted by member schools and held on Thursday afternoons and evenings at Shelby Farms. The season culminates with a diocesan cross country championship meet at the end of October. The 6th, 7th and 8th graders also participate in the Shelby 78 cross country season which runs concurrently with the PAA season. These meets are held at Shelby Farms on Wednesdays in September & October. The Shelby 78 league also holds a season ending championship meet.


Boys in grades 5-8 may participate on the football teams. Players must be students at St. Louis School or regular participants in St. Louis Church PRE. St. Louis has two football teams, the Pee Wee team is for students in 5th and 6th grades, while the junior team consists of players in grades 7 and 8. Practices for this season begin the first Monday of August. League play is kicked off with a PAA jamboree in late August and continues through October.


St. Louis sponsors boys’ and girls’ golf teams in the PAA league. Golfers must be in the 5th through 8th grade. The golf season is played during the months of September and October.


Students in grades 1-8 are eligible to play soccer at St. Louis. The season practices begin in early August. League games are played on Saturdays and Sundays from September through the first weekend of November. The 7/8th grade girls’ team plays in the Shelby 7/8 league and plays on the weekdays from late August through the first week of October. All other teams are members of the PAA.


St. Louis is proud to now offer swimming for students in grades 6-8. Students will compete in the Shelby County Middle School Swim League. Students will practice at the Germantown Athletic Club and compete from November - January.


Tennis is offered to students in grades 6-8. The St. Louis boys’ and girls’ tennis teams participate in the Shelby 78 league which is an intermediate to advanced level league. Practices begin in late February. Match play is from March through April with a championship tournament in late April. St. Louis uses Wolbrecht Tennis Center as our home court.

Track and Field

This spring sport is open to both boys and girls in grades 6-8. The Shelby 78 athletic league sponsors this sport. There are four field events (discus, high jump, long jump and shotput) and nine track events (100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1600m, 4 X 100, 4 X 200, 4 X 400, 100m hurdles) at every meet. Practices begin in late February. The qualifying meets are held on Tuesdays during March and April, leading up to the championship meet in late April.


St. Louis sponsors volleyball teams for girls in grades 5-8. Participants must be students at St. Louis or regular participants in the St. Louis Church PRE program.

Practices begin in early to mid August with matches being played from September through late October. Teams participate in the PAA and play matches on both during the week and on the weekend.

Micro Sports

The micro sports program is offered for students in preschool and kindergarten, students must be four years old by September 1 of the year in which they are playing in the program. St. Louis offers soccer, basketball, and t-ball in our micro sports league.