Fall

Girls’ Volleyball grades 6-8,
Boys’ Soccer grades 6-8

Winter

Boys’ and Girls’ Basketball grades 6-8
Cheerleading Grades 6-8

Spring

Girls’ Soccer grades 6-8
Baseball grades 6-8
Coed Golf grades 6-8
Those seventh and eighth graders interested in varsity sports may tryout for Cross Country, Tennis, Swimming and Track and Field.

Eighth grade students are encouraged to make up the JV volleyball team along with some ninth and maybe some tenth grade students. O’Neal desires to field a JV girls’ basketball team and may ask some eighth grade students to help out for that team also. Eighth graders who do not make the JV will be allowed to tryout for MS sports when school starts.

Eighth grade students who wish to tryout for our Varsity Soccer, Basketball and Baseball must be starters or major contributing players to participate and will be discussed on an individual basis.

NCISAA By-Laws only permit full time students in grades 7-12 to compete in State Competitions.

Middle School

Conference: Southeastern Middle School Athletic Conference (SEMSAC)

Member Schools: Berean Baptist, Fayetteville Academy, Fayetteville Christian School, Freedom Christian School, Liberty, Northwood Temple Academy, Pope John Paul II, St. Patrick’s School, The O’Neal School, Village Christian School.

Conference Sports: Boys’ and Girls’ Soccer, Girls’ Volleyball, Boys’ and Girls’ Basketball, Baseball

Eligibility: Full time students grades six through eight are eligible to tryout for teams.

Junior Varsity

Conference: Eastern Plains Independent Conference (EPIC)
Member Schools: The O'Neal School, Grace Christian School of Raleigh, Cary Christian School, St. David's School, Carolina Friends School, Trinity Raleigh, Trinity School of Durham.
Eligibility: Full time students, grades seven through 10.

In order to strengthen our programs at O’Neal, eighth grade athletes may be moved up to JV teams in order to create feeder teams in those sports that currently do not have JV teams i.e., boys’ and girls’ soccer, girls’ basketball along with the JV teams currently supported such as JV Volleyball and JV Boys’ Basketball.
If you have more specific questions, do not hesitate to contact Athletic Director, James Franklin.
jfranklin@onealschool.org 910-692-6920 ext. 124
Serving Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Whispering Pines, Sanford, West End, Aberdeen, and areas surrounding Moore County, NC.


The O’Neal School
3300 Airport Road
Southern Pines, NC 28387
910.692.6920

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