Spring Sports Awards - May 11
The 2017 Spring Sports Awards Ceremony will be held Thurs., May 11 at 6 p.m. in the BCA cafeteria to honor our students who participated in basketball and track. Please bring a fast food dinner for your family. We will provide cake for dessert.
Track Team News from the April/May 2017 Season
Congratulations to all our boys and girls that participated in the track season this year. Everyone worked very hard and we especially appreciate Coaches Charlie and Charlotte Bastnagel. We had a few athletes that were selected for the championships next week. The elementary meet is at CCS at 4:15pm on Monday. The middle school meet is at CCS at 4:15pm on Tuesday. This meet will include all teams (14) who are in the ISC league and will be the biggest meet of the year. We wish all of you the best! Way to go!
Elementary School Qualifiers:
Edith McCall, 3rd grade - 600 meters - Time 2:22
Briana Jackson, 4th grade - 50 meters, Time 8.5 sec.; 100 meters, Time 17.2 sec.
Nathan Mefford, 4th grade - 600 meters, Time 2:19
Simon Bastnagel, 5th grade - 50 meters, Time 7.6 sec.; 100 meters, Time 15.4 sec.
Middle School Qualifiers:
Gabbi Beck, 7th grade - 800 meters, Time 3:05
Micah Bean, 8th grade - High jump, 4' 6"; Shotput - 28' 4"
Xander Bastnagel, 8th grade - 800 meters, Time 2:26; High jump, 5' 2"
The vision for the Athletic department is to provide a program where students have an opportunity to experience the joy of team and individual competition in a Christ-centered environment.
BCA believes that participation in competitive sports develops self-confidence, self-control, discipline, determination, respect and leadership skills. We offer a variety of athletic and intramural opportunities. BCA is a member of the Chattanooga Private Schools Athletic Association. For more information on athletic opportunities, please contact Athletic Director, Frank Streufert at 423.622.3755.
Students may participate in the following interscholastic sports (Second and third grade students may be allowed to participate in a few of the sports listed below.)
- Cross Country
- Golf - (middle school - begins in the spring)
*The variety of sports teams offered each year is subject to student interest as well as the number of students available to make up an appropriately-sized team.
For seasonal sports schedules for games/practices, please refer to the weekly newsletter emailed to families or posted on the News/Events tab.
Students in third grade and above who wish to participate on any BCA sports teams will need to have a sports physical from their pediatrician or family physician.
Please pick up a sports physical form from the front office or download HERE. Parents, please take the form to your child's pediatrician (or clinic that offers sports physicals) and have him or her complete the form and return it to our school office. Forms and athletic fees must be turned in before the start of the sports season.
Tae Kwon-Do, Athletic Prep, Gymnastics and more are also available as after-school activities. We partner with Mr. Terry Hanner and Angela's Angels & Athletes to bring weekly programs to our students.
Angela's Angels & Athletes
Angela Meyer, along with her husband, Ernie and other staff members offer gymnastics, baton, dance, cheerleading and boys' fitness classes at BCA throughout the week. For more information, call Angela Meyer at 423.619.5181 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tae Kwon-Do - Hanner International
Join our Tae-Kwon-Do class held at BCA each Monday at 3:30 p.m. Contact Terry Hanner at email@example.com or 423.316.9480 for more information. All ages welcome. The cost is approximately $160 for a 12-wk. session.