McCallie is an All-Boys Private Boarding School and Day School, a Christian-based College Prep School. 
McCallie seeks out and accepts boys from all ethnic, racial, religious, and socioeconomic backgrounds and places a high value on a diverse student body.

Runners Race to State Runnerup Finish

 

The cross country team placed five runners in the top 16 November 3 at the Division II-AA State Meet in Nashville to claim second place.

Junior Samuel Ligon led the pack, racing to a fifth-place time of 16:45.81. Four other Blue Tornado runners earned All-State honors by finishing in the top 20, including junior Dylan Zeller (17:05.15), junior Duke Richey (17:05.26), sophomore Benjamin Niehaus (17:12.09) and junior John Arrowsmith (17:18.45).

Brentwood Academy won the state title, producing the top four finishers and a seventh-place runner. The Eagles scored 17 team points. McCallie followed with 57, ahead of Montgomery Bell Academy with 68.

Team Standings
1.  Brentwood Academy  17
2.  McCallie  57
3.  MBA  68
4.  Christian Brothers  83
5.  Father Ryan  121
6.  Baylor  169
7.  Memphis University School  196
8.  Pope John Paul II  228
9.  St. Benedict  280
10.  Briarcrest  299
11.  Ensworth  321
12.  Lipscomb Academy 379

McCallie Individuals
5.  Samuel Ligon, 16:45.81
11. Dylan Zeller, 17:05.15
12. Duke Richey, 17:05.26
13. Benjamin Niehaus, 17:12.09
16. John Arrowsmith, 17:18.45
36. Raif Gork, 18:14.62
51. Dawson Carmack, 19:01.59