Blue Ribbon

Middle School Teams

2019-2020 School Year


The Middle School Cross Country team welcomes any 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th grade girl who currently attend an NDA feeder school.  Coach Jim Parsons welcomes all interested athletes to attend the first practice on Thursday August 8th at NDA.  

8/26 Monday @ NDA for speed work

8/28 Wednesday @ Devou Park @ the shelter house near Dress Pavilion

8/29 Thursday @ NDA all from 4:00- 5:00

8/31 Saturday is our first meet the Grant Co. Invitational @ Sherman Elementary School.  (The middle school race of approximately 2 miles is at noon, the elementary race for 6th grade and under is at 1:00 p.m. We will meet near the starting line at 11:00 a.m. for stretching and warm-up.)

REMINDER: It is mandatory for all participants  to have a current KHSAA Middle School physical to the coach by the first practice.

The team will compete in approximately 6-7 meets with distances usually between 1.5 and 2 miles.   The cost will be $50 for the season and will be collected by coach Jim Parsons. Make checks payable to NDA - Memo: MS Track - Please contact Jim Parsons with any questions or concerns, cell phone 859-802-1008, work phone 859-525-8080, or email at

KHSAA Middle School Physical Form

2019-20 School Year


There will be an informational meeting for middle school track and field Monday, March 9th at 6:00pm in the cafeteria at Notre Dame. The season will begin next week and run through mid-May with commitments on Monday and Wednesday.  If you are interested but cannot attend the meeting or have questions, please reach out the head coach Tony Barzczak at

The goal of the track and field program is to introduce and teach the fundamentals of track and field, have fun, and provide opportunities to participate in middle school meets. All girls 6th through 8th in NDA feeders are invited to participate. 
All participants MUST complete the KHSAA physical form below before participating.  Please bring the completed KHSAA physical form to the March meeting or to your daughter's first practice. Cost is $50.00. Checks payable to NDA - memo line - Middle School Track.


Camp information is now available on our web site under "Summer Camps." For additional information e-mail Athletic Director, Myanna Webster at