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Brentwood Middle Fall Athletics

Fall athletic teams begin practice during the summer months before school starts in most cases. The fall athletic seasons runs from the start of school until late October or early November.

Cross Country

Grade Levels:

Students in all grade levels (6th, 7th and 8th) are eligible to participate. There is only one team.

Expectations:

Cross country season officially begins the first week of school. Optional conditioning days will be available in July. Students will run approximately 1.5 miles on a variety of courses.

Tryouts:

All students will be allowed to participate as long as they are academically eligible and meet the time requirements throughout the season including running one mile without stopping when the season begins.

Schedule:

The schedule for 2019 – 2020 will be posted when available.

Contact:

If you have questions regarding cross country, please contact one of the following coaches: Nathan Cummings, Angie McKee, Holly Jones or Alexis Temple.

Football

Grade Levels:

Students in all grade levels (6th, 7th and 8th) are eligible to participate. JV and Varsity teams are offered.

Expectations:

Students interested in playing football should know the fundamentals of football.  They should also be able to block and tackle.

Tryouts:

Tryouts are typically held during the last two weeks of July.  Before students can tryout, they must be registered at Brentwood Middle School and have an updated copy of their physical on file with FinalForms. Students will also need to bring cleats, shorts, t-shirts (workout clothes) to tryouts. Water will be provided, but students can bring their own drink if they prefer.

Schedule:

The schedule for 2019 – 2020 will be posted when available.

Contact:

If you have questions regarding football, please contact Dennis Harrison for the Varsity team or Joseph Hamrick for the JV team.

Football Cheer

Grade Levels:

Students in all grade levels (6th, 7th and 8th) are eligible to participate. There is one squad.

Expectations:

Participants are expected to learn floor cheers, sideline cheers, dances and jumps. The squad practices twice a week a month before the season begins. During the season, they practice at least once a week depending on  how games are scheduled. The squad also has a short practice before each game.  The season begins in August and ends in October.

Tryouts:

Tryouts for both the football and basketball cheerleading squads are held each spring. Students learn cheers, dances and jumps for three days and on the fourth day they tryout in front of judges. These tryouts are closed to the public.

Tryout information for 2019 – 2020:  BMS Cheer Tryout Packet 19-20

Football and basketball cheerleading tryouts for 2019 -2 020 school year will be held on March 4 – 7. A mandatory informational meeting for parents will be February 25 at 6:00 PM in the BMS cafeteria. Detailed information will be provided in the tryout packet that will be available in the offices at BMS, Scales, Lipscomb, and Edmondson on Friday, February 15. Information sheets and physicals are due back to the BMS main office by Monday, March 4. Students will not be allowed to participate in any part of cheerleading tryouts unless Final Forms is up to date and all forms are submitted.

Schedule:

Schedules for 2019 – 2020 will be posted when available.

Contact:

If you have questions regarding football cheerleading, please contact Barbara Patrick.

Golf

Grade Levels:

Students in all grade levels (6th, 7th and 8th) are eligible to participate. There is a boys team and a girls team.

Expectations:

Boys interested in trying out must be able to shoot 44 or better consistently on a regulation course. Girls interested in trying out must be able to shoot 50 or better consistently on a regulation course. The Little Course is not considered a regulation course.

Tryouts:

Tryouts will be held prior to or within the first week of school based on the availability of the golf course schedule.

Schedule:

The schedule for 2019 – 2020 will be posted when available.

Contact:

If you have questions regarding golf, please contact Jeff Adams or Liz Cleveland.

Soccer

Grade Levels:

Students in all grade levels (6th, 7th and 8th) are eligible to participate. There is a boys team and a girls team. There are also Varsity and JV teams.

Expectations:

Students trying out for soccer are evaluated on their dribbling, passing, communication, conditioning and teamwork.

Tryouts:

Tryouts will be held in October following football and volleyball season.

Schedule:

The schedule for 2019 – 2020 will be posted when available.

Contact:

If you have questions regarding boys soccer, please contact Ben Hahs.  For questions regarding girls soccer, please contact Suzanne Stanley.

Tennis

Grade Levels:

Students in all grade levels (6th, 7th and 8th) are eligible to participate. There is a boys team and a girls team.

Expectations:

The tennis teams generally consist of 8 – 12 players. In each match, there are 7 positions that play scored matches. Three single positions and two doubles positions. Players are ranked and play according to their ranked position. Players are selected for the teams based on the coaches’ evaluations of their skill level and their match play.

Tryouts:

Tryouts are typically held in July.  All tryouts will be held at Granny White Park. Please arrive at least 15 minutes early to sign in. You must submit a current physical into Final Forms, as well as, bring a copy of that physical to the tryouts. You will not be allowed to participate if we do not have a current physical. All players need to bring a tennis racket and plenty of water.

Schedule:

The schedule for 2019 – 2020 will be posted when available.

Contact:

If you have questions regarding tennis, please contact Jordan Kook.

Volleyball

Grade Levels:

Students in all grade levels (6th, 7th and 8th) are eligible to participate. There is a varsity and JV team.

Expectations:

The teams are selected on the basis of skill and potential. Many of the sixth grade students have never played volleyball, so the sixth and seventh grade years are used as teaching years for these players. The varsity team focuses on refining skills and specific positions. The varsity team is eligible to participate in tournaments including the WMAA County Championship.

Tryouts:

Tryouts for the JV and sixth grade teams are usually held during the first two weeks of school. Tryouts for the varsity team are held in the spring of the previous school year as well as during the first week of school.

2019 – 2020 Tryout Information:

Varsity Volleyball Tryouts Varsity volleyball tryouts will be the week of May 13th. Tryouts are open to all rising 7th and 8th grade girls. Make sure Final Forms is up to date. Sign-up on Google Classroom page for tryout details.  The Google Classroom Code is qyexyt.  For questions, contact Coach Marks.

Schedule:

The schedule for 2019 – 2020 will be posted when available.

Contact:

If you have questions regarding the varsity volleyball team, contact Diane Marks. For questions regarding the JV volleyball team, contact DeeDee Harrison. Contact Julie Johnson for questions regarding the 6th grade volleyball team.

Wrestling

Grade Levels:

Students in all grade levels (6th, 7th and 8th) are eligible to participate. There is one team.

Expectations:

Student selection for the team is based on their ability, strength, stamina, attitude, work ethic, and coach-ability.

Tryouts:

Tryouts for team are typically held the week following the early fall sports season. All students should have  shorts, t-shirt, socks and tennis shoes for every day of tryouts.  You do not have to purchase wrestling shoes to tryout.

Schedule:

The schedule for 2019 – 2020 will be posted when available.

Contact:

If you have questions regarding wrestling, contact Dennis Harrison.

Wrestling Cheer

Grade Levels:

Students in all grade levels (6th, 7th and 8th) are eligible to participate. There is one team.

Expectations:

Student selection for the squad is based on poise, personality, voice quality, spirit and cheer ability. Wrestling cheer is an entry level squad. No tumbling is required.

Tryouts:

Tryouts for team are typically held each fall.

Schedule:

The schedule for 2019 – 2020 will be posted when available.

Contact:

If you have questions regarding wrestling cheerleading, contact Becky Jones.

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