Athletics

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Boys'  Cross Country at Division III state meet, 9 a.m. Watch livestream here.
Boys' soccer vs. Tippecanoe at 3 p.m.

Everyone Plays, Everyone Succeeds

Children and sports are a natural combination. Being part of an athletic team is critical to the growth and development of every child. As athletes, children develop key character traits including commitment, responsibility, honor, perseverance, cooperation, leadership and sportsmanship.

Every student deserves to benefit from being part of a team. The Summit offers a three-season athletic schedule that fields 20 Varsity teams in grades seven through twelve.  A parent-run program provides students in kindergarten through grade 6 the chance to participate in team sports at a young age.

Students who have the drive, desire and commitment to play a sport have the opportunity to do so, regardless of physical attributes, skill level or ability. The “no cut” policy at The Summit celebrates the opportunity for all students to be successful, and in recent years, Summit and athletic success have become synonymous. 

Since 2004, when Athletic Director Gregory Dennis joined The Summit, the Silver Knights have won 12 team state championships and six individual state championships. 

The success isn't limited to the high school level either. Currently, almost 50 Summit alumni are playing sports at the collegiate level. 

The importance of athletics in the development of youth - their minds, their bodies and their spirit - has never been greater. The Summit is proud of its outstanding athletic program because when everyone plays, everyone succeeds.

 

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Gregory Dennis

Gregory Dennis

Athletic Director
Beth Simmons

Beth Simmons

Assistant Athletic Director
Erica Miknius

Erica Miknius

Administrative Assistant
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14 team state titles 

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Individual State Titles 

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Alumni playing in college

9 sports for K-6 students

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sports for students in grades 7-8

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Class of 2019 students playing college sports 

16-acre Athletic Complex

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Athletic News

Summit football

As Ohio State has prepared to play a season amid a pandemic where depth could be more important than ever, Ryan Day has said on multiple occasions that the Buckeyes are going to need all 120 of their players this season, including walk-ons. One walk-on who just might be making an actual push to climb the depth chart and earn some playing time this fall is Xavier Johnson.

Read More about RB Xavier Johnson '18 making an impression for Ohio State this preseason (opens in new window/tab)