Athletics at the Square


    Spring sports tryouts at Ligon will start on February 27th. You will need to have a current physical on file to attend. If you have any questions, contact Coach Scheck at This season includes Boys' and Girls' Track, Boys' Soccer, and Girls' Softball.  


    New this year- the physical and other required documents will now have to be uploaded to the new DragonFly Website or App. When choosing the school name, make sure to select Ligon. You will not be turning in paper copies to Mr. Scheck this year.  If you have any questions, contact Coach Scheck at

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    We are the Mountain Lions, but because Moore Square Magnet Middle School has a small student population of around 620, we cannot support our own athletic sports teams. However, we do partner with Ligon Magnet Middle School to offer team sports opportunities. Interested seventh and eighth graders may try out for sports teams at Ligon. Sixth-grade students are not allowed to participate in sports teams at any middle school. Those students who participate take a brief shuttle ride from Moore Square to Ligon MS after school for tryouts, practices, and games.  

    Questions? Contact Coach Nicholas Scheck at (919) 664-5737 ext. 26633 or



    Fall: Cheerleading, Football, Girls' Soccer, Volleyball

    Winter: Basketball, Cheerleading

    Spring: Boys' Soccer, Track, Girls' Softball


    Click here to view the full sports schedule.

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