Newburyport has many youth sports leagues (soccer, lacrosse, hockey, basketball, football, baseball, softball). These teams are run independent of the school.
Nock Interscholastic Teams are managed by Mr. Kyle Hodsdon, Newburyport Athletic Director. For details, see the NHS Athletics pages.
Fall Cross Country
The Interscholastic Cross Country Program is designed for students in grades 7-8 who are interested in cross-country running. The team practices on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays at Maudslay State Park after school from 2:30-3:30, starting in September and finishing at the end of October. (Please note that we do not provide transportation to Maudslay.) The team normally competes in at least four meets against area middle schools, including the annual Cape Ann Invitational meet in Gloucester. Bus transportation is provided for all away contests. Uniforms are provided for each participant. There is a fee to participate.
Fall Field Hockey
The Interscholastic Field Hockey Program is designed for girls in grades 6-8. The team practices two to three times per week, usually starting the first full week of school. The team plays a schedule against schools in the Cape Ann League or Northeast Conference. The team practices at the high school baseball field and plays its home games at Fuller Field. Bus transportation is provided for all away contests. There is a fee to participate.
The Interscholastic Track Program is designed for students in grades 6-8. The team practices twice a week after school at Fuller Field. The team competes in meets against schools in the Cape Ann League. Bus transportation is provided for all away games. There is a fee to participate.