Athletics

  • Tryouts will take place beginning August 30th. Only Students in sixth, seventh, and eighth grade may participate in middle school athletics. Sixth-grade students may not participate in football. 

     

    Academic Eligibility:

    • A student must be in attendance 85% for the previous semester. (Cannot miss more than 13 days out of the 90-day semester)
      • This includes all absences (Excused and Unexcused)
    • Students may not fail more than 1 core class (Math, English, Science, Social Studies) or more than one Core class and one Elective Class.
    • CCS Rule: Students must have a 70% cumulative average for the previous semester.
    • A student is ineligible to participate at the middle school level if he/she becomes 15 years of age on or before August 31.
    • Sixth-grade students are automatically eligible in the fall based on their promotion from fifth grade. In the spring, they must meet all eligibility requirements. 

     

    Sports Physical Requirements:

     

    FINAL FORMS is New to CCS!

    Final Forms

    Final Forms is the new student-athlete registration system that is being utilized by Cumberland County Schools. It is an online enrollment platform that will streamline your child’s information and registration details all in one centralized system. Contact Mr. Skarie if you need any assistance accessing your account or have additional questions. (stevenskarie@ccs.k12.nc.us)

      

    Forms
    Please visit the  Cumberland County Schools Athletics for the most current games and schedules or click the  NC Prep Sports link to view only Middle School Schedules.

    NCHSAA Concussion Form

    Concussion Return to Play Form

    Athletic Director: Steven Skarie  email Email Steven Skarie   School Office 483-8222     School Fax 323-4583

    Fall Sports
    Football:  Coach Jason Ross  Email Coach Jason Ross
    Boys’ Soccer: Coach Mario Matarese Email Coach Mario Matarese
    Girls’ Track: Coach Shalisa Irby  Email Coach Shalisa Irby
    Volleyball:  Coach Trena Cherry  Email Coach Trena Cherry

    Winter Sports
    Boys’ Basketball:  Coach Matthew Faircloth Email Coach Matthew Faircloth
    Girls’ Basketball: Coach Trena Cherry Email Coach Trena Cherry
    Wrestling: Coach Mario Matarese Email Coach Mario Matarese

    Spring Sports
    Baseball:  Coach Mike Bieniek Email Coach Mike Bieniek
    Softball: Coach Kayla Molivas *Awaiting email
    Boys’ Track:  Coach Shalisa Irby Email Coach Shalisa Irby
    Girls’ Soccer: Maria Fallon-Hale Email Coach Maria Fallon-Hale