Bruiser Athletics

At GPS we play to win, but not just on the field. We also want to see girls win in life. Research shows that every aspect of a girl’s life can be enhanced by participating in sports: relationships, confidence, emotional wellbeing, even academic performance. That’s why, at GPS, our athletic program is specifically designed for girls.

What We Play

List of 15 items.

  • Basketball

  • Bowling

  • Cheerleading

  • Climbing

  • Cross Country

  • Diving

  • Golf

  • Lacrosse

  • Rowing

  • Soccer

  • Softball

  • Swimming

  • Tennis

  • Track & Field

  • Volleyball

To learn more about our athletic teams in both middle and upper school, visit the individual team pages.

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A Tradition of Athletic Excellence

GPS has served as a trailblazer in Chattanooga for the advancement of female sports. Our founders incorporated exercise into the curriculum in 1906. Since then, GPS has been a trailblazer for the advancement of girls athletics, launching sports programs where there were previously none.
1906
Our Founders incorporate exercise into the curriculum.

1909
GPS spearheads the establishment of the city's first girls basketball league.

1974
As the only girls golf team in Tennessee, the GPS Bruisers compete against local boys teams.

1994
GPS becomes the first school in Chattanooga to launch a girls rowing team.

2005
GPS fields a varsity lacrosse team, the first girls team in the city.

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