Crusader Athletics

 

CTK is a member of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) and competes in the Catawba Shores 1A Conference. CTK Athletics offers varsity teams in baseball, basketball, cheerleading, cross country, diving, football, golf, lacrosse, soccer, swimming, softball, tennis, track & field, and volleyball. CTK athletes also participate in club field hockey and club women's lacrosse.

The mission of the CTK Athletic Department is to provide student athletes with as many opportunites to compete in interscholastic athletics as possible. Our athletic program has grown and developed based on the students' desires. Through sports, our student athletes build confidence, develop skills and learn to value teamwork and sportsmanship.

In our short 9 year history, CTK boasts 40 team and individual state championships. Since our first graduating class in 2015, CTK has had 28 athletes sign to play in college in a variety of sports, including golf, tennis, swimming, softball, baseball, basketball and soccer. 

Fall Sports  - Registration & Information

Men's & Women's Cross Country
Football
Women's Golf
JV & Varsity Men's Soccer
Women's Tennis 
JV & Varsity Volleyball

All student-athletes interested in trying out or playing a fall sport need to register prior to tryouts (click the button below to register). In addition, there are five (5) required forms that must be completed in order to participate in tryouts. All forms can be accessed during the registration process or on our website on this page, and can be emailed to Phil Harrington or dropped off prior to the first day of tryouts. Please note: An updated physical examination must be turned in (physicals expire after a year, so in order to begin tryouts, your physical must be dated August 2020 or later). You will not be allowed to participate in tryouts/practices until all forms are turned in. 

Once you complete registration in TeamSnap, you will be moved over to the respective sports' Team Snap page. Team Snap is the platform in which coaches post schedules and communicate with the team.

Student-athletes transferring from a public or charter high school in North Carolina: Please reach out to Phil Harrington, Athletic Director, so that he can submit a waiver for athletic participation to your previous school. This must be completed in order for you to participate in tryouts or practice. 

Tryout Information

Please note, tryout times are listed below, however, practices for each sport will begin the day after tryouts end, and all student-athletes will be expected to be at practice unless otherwise notified by the coach of the respective sport.

 

Football:  Monday, August 2nd and Tuesday, August 3rd: 8-9AM (Weight Room), 9-11AM Tryouts/Practice. Practice will resume with the same schedule the rest of the week.

Men’s Soccer: Monday, August 2nd and Tuesday, August 3rd: 4-5:30PM at CTK.

JV & Varsity Volleyball: Monday, August 2nd and Tuesday, August 3rd: 9-11AM at CTK.  Teams will split beginning August 4th (Varsity 9-10:30AM, JV 10:30AM-Noon).

Cross Country: Monday, August 2nd, Tuesday, August 3rd, and Wednesday, August 4th: 8-9:30AM at CTK.

Women’s Golf: Finalizing Details… will be communicated shortly, but will likely start August 3rd, 4th, or 5th

Women’s Tennis: Tuesday, August 3rd and Thursday, August 5th: 8:30-10AM at Robbins Park in Cornelius.  

CHAMPIONSHIP HISTORY

 

2019 1A NCHSAA STATE FINALISTS - MEN'S SOCCER

2018 2A NCISAA STATE FINALISTS - WOMEN'S SOCCER

2018 1A/2A NCISAA STATE CHAMPIONS - WOMEN'S SWIMMING

2018 1A/2A NCISAA STATE CHAMPIONS - MEN'S SWIMMING

2017 1A/2A NCISAA STATE CHAMPIONS - WOMEN'S SWIMMING

2017 1A/2A NCISAA STATE CHAMPIONS - MEN'S SWIMMING

 

* NOTE: Individual state champions will be listed on the respective team's webpage.