The Matador baseball program was founded in 2016 by Dr. William Lawson and Mr. Walt Brandt. They created the first public school middle school baseball program within the Davidson County community. This year, the JTM Baseball Club is coached by Connor Siegel, his third year coaching the Matador Club.

A few things to know about our baseball program:

  • Open to 6-8th Grade Students (with 2-3 5th grade managers)
  • Competitive AAA/Major level league:
    • MBA
    • CPA
    • Ensworth
    • BGA
    • FRA
    • Lipscomb
    • Ezell Harding
    • Harding Academy
    • USN
    • Brentwood Academy
    • Grace Christian
  • All of our games will be on High School Federation Field, we play teams comprising mostly of 8th graders and reclassified 8th grade athletes.
  • We are a CLUB sport and not a sanctioned Metro Nashville Public School Team
  • Approximate cost: $300 per player, with scholarships available (do not let cost deter your from trying out).
  • Our Season is during Spring Semester, with workouts throughout the Winter.

For the 2021 season we will have 1 team comprising of approximately 14 players.

Player interest form

If you or your child is interested in trying out (date + times will be released Friday, September 24, 2021), please fill out the following Google Form


  • Late September or Early October, dates are TBD.
  • Please have your athlete begin throwing, hitting and fielding on a HS federation field to prepare for evaluations.


3/1/224:45pmMBA JVMBAW14-4
3/3/224:45pm (JV)Harding Academy JVBellevue FieldsW18-2
3/3/226:30pm (V)Harding AcademyBellevue FieldsW3-1
3/8/225:00pm (JV)JPIIJPIIT3-3
3/10/224:45pmNashville CatholicShelby ParkL4-5
3/21/225:00pmHillwood ClusterHillwood High SchoolW8-1
3/22/225:00pmMonarch HomeschoolBelleview FieldsPOSTPONEDPOSTPONED
3/24/225:00pm (JV)Grace Christian (JV)Grace ChristianW8-1
3/24/226:30pm (V)Grace Christian (V)Grace Christian L0-1
3/28/225:15pm (V)Brentwood Academy(V)WNSL FieldsT5-5
3/28/227:15 (JV)Brentwood Academy(JV)WNSL FieldsL3-8
4/6/224:45pmHillwood Cluster (JV)Hillwood Cluster (JV)Postponed
4/6/226:30pmHillwood Cluster (V)Hillwood Cluster (JV)Postponed
4/8/224:30pmBrentwood AcademyBrentwood AcademyL4-6
4/9/2210:00amCPA (JV)W8-4
4/19/224:45pmLipscomb (JV)Pitts ParkL1-5
4/20/224:45pmLipscomb (V)Pitts ParkW7-3
4/21/224:45pmValor (JV)Pitts ParkT7-7
4/21/226:30pmValor (V)Pitts ParkW4-2
4/22/224:45pmBGA (JV)WNSL FieldsW6-1
4/22/226:30pmBGA (V)WNSL FieldsL6-8
4/26/22 – Playoff Round 16:15pmCPABellevue FieldsL0-8

How can You Help with Matador Athletics?

1. Donate to a sports team. Teams are funded by MNPS and funds are limited. Connect with your child’s coach about how you can support their team directly.

2. Provide rides to games/meets and snacks and drinks on game/meet days. Connect with your child’s coach about how you can support their team directly.

3. Support your teams by attending events! The Matadors are an athletic powerhouse and are so thankful for the support of our fans!

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