Athletics

 

Director of Athletics:  Phil Schroer
E-Mail:  phil.schroer@rrps.net
Office Phone:  505-892-6630 (extension 426)
Cell Phone:  505-238-4231

SPORTS OFFERED AT EAGLE RIDGE MIDDLE SCHOOL

Fall
Football (8th grade only)
         Volleyball (6th, 7th & 8th grades)
    
Winter:  Wrestling (7th & 8th grade girls and boys)
             Basketball (7th & 8th grade girls and boys)

Spring:   Softball (6th, 7th & 8th grade girls)
               Baseball (6th, 7th & 8th grade boys)
               Track & Field:  (7th & 8th grade girls and boys),

Student eligibility to participate in sports:

  • Must have a physical exam and proof of medical insurance.  Only one (1) physical per school year. Physicals for the 2019-20 school year MUST be taken after April 1, 2019.
  • GPA of 2.00 with ZERO failing grades at the end of the prvious semester.

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT:  Beginning April 1, 2019, student-athletes wanting to play sports in 2019-2020 may get their physical exam which is good for the entire school year.  To try-out for volleyball or join the football team in the fall, a physical exam dated after April 1, 2019 MUST be on file with the school AD.  A physical form can be downloaded for printing at rrps.net.  Scroll down to the athletics section and print a physical form.  Take the form to your doctor along with the History form and return to the school AD.  You must also print a copy of your medical insurance care and sbmit with the physical and history form.
NOTE:  Physicals from the 2018-19 school year will have expired.

                                                       FALL SPORTS

FOOTBALL--Start date is Monday, August 15
7th & 8th VOLLEYBALL--Start date for tryouts is Monday, August 12
6th VOLLEYBALL--To register, Go to:  rioranchometroleague.com 

PARENT MEETINGS ARE SCHEDULED FOR 6TH GRADE METRO VOLLEYBALL ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3RD AT BOTH HIGH SCHOOLS.  IF YOU LIVE IN THE CLEVELAND ATTENDANCE ZONE (87148) THE MEETING IS SET FOR 6:00 PM AND IF YOU RESIDE IN THE RIO RANCHO HIGH ATTENDANCE ZONE (87124) THE MEETING IS ALSO SET FOR SEPTEMBER 3RD AT 6:00 PM AT RRHS.
BOTH MEETINGS ARE SCHEDUED TO COMMENCE IN THE MAIN GYM AT THE RESPECTIVE SCHOOLS.

                                                           
REMINDER:

ATHLETES MUST HAVE A PHYSICAL EXAMINATION, PROOF OF MEDICAL INSURANCE, A 2.00 GPA AT THE END OF SECOND SEMESTER AND ZERO FAILING GRADES AT END OF SECOND SEMESTER.  EXAM FORMS CAN BE DOWNLOADED AND PRINTED OFF THE ATHLETICS PAGE OF THE RRPS WEBSITE.