TMS FALL Athletics Information

TMS FALL Athletics Information
Posted on 09/07/2018

Soccer: Soccer is a co-ed intramural sport available for 6th Grade through 8th grade students and is sponsored by the Rhode Island Principals Committee on Athletics (RIPCOA). The First practice/tryout will be on Monday September 10th at 6:00 P.M. on the field located behind the  TMS. The second practice will be held Wednesday, September 12th immediately following school (same location). Late buses are available to bring all participating TMS students to their designated bus stop after practice is held. This sport season runs from September through Fall  (approximately end of November). Proper athletic attire is required to participate, including shin protectors.All skill levels encouraged. The Coach scheduled for this sport is Mr. Gilberto Costa. Coach (Gil) Costa can be reached via email at gilbertsjewelers@hotmail.com, if you should have any questions. 

Cross Country: Cross Country is a regional competitive sport that allows for girls and boys teams to compete in timed, long-distance running courses throughout the state of Rhode Island. This sport season runs from September through Fall  (approximately end of November). All TMS students in 6th Grade through 8th grade are eligible to participate. This sport requires weekly travel to other parts of the state. Round trip transportation to and from meets, returning to TMS is available for athletes only. Athletes will return to TMS after all meets and will require individual transportation at that time. Practices are held in conjunction with the late buses available after school. Late buses are available to bring all participating TMS students to their designated bus stop after practice (practice only, not available after away meets).  Weekend competitions may occur. Proper athletic attire is required to participate. Practices consist of long distance running as well as calisthenics. All skill levels encouraged. The Coach scheduled for this sport is Mr. Steven Schreiner. Coach Schreiner can be reached via email at sschreiner@tivertonschools.org, if you should have any questions.   This sport is sponsored by the Rhode Island Principals Committee on Athletics (RIPCOA). 

FOR ALL CROSS COUNTRY PARTICIPANTS, PLEASE REVIEW THE FOLLOWING THREE DOCUMENTS:
 XC Schedule 2018.pdf   
 2018 Tiverton Middle School Rules and Policies.docx.pdf
Running shoes.pdf

All of our sports require athletes to have the mandated paperwork submitted to Mr. Schreiner prior to participating. The required TMS paperwork is attached to this email via the following hyperlink: TMS athletics packet (blank).pdf  ***For your convenience, feel free to type directly on the attached pdf form and print for your signature.  You can also find the paperwork on our website through the following link: http://tms.tivertonschools.org/UserFiles/Servers/Server_429044/File/Lead%20Communications%20Manager/TMS%20athletics%20packet%20(blank).pdf The required state physical form can be found at the following linkhttp://health.ri.gov/forms/school/Physical.pdf . *Please note that only one athletic packet is required per school year, per student. If your student participates in more than one sport, you will not need a second packet notarized. Free notary services are available in any office at the Tiverton Town Hall during their business hours of 8:30 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Monday through Friday. The town hall is located at 43 Highland Road. Parking is available. 

TMS Athletic gear will be available shortly for purchase through Coach Schreiner. Stay tuned for details. All profits from the sale of TMS athletic gear benefit the athletic programs within TMS (buses, etc.) 

WE NEED YOU!  Volunteers are needed to assist with our home meet by directing athletes through the course, fundraising efforts, our after meet sandwich program and in many other ways. Please consider giving just one hour of your time this season. Teamwork makes the dream work. All volunteers are required to obtain a Background Check Investigation (BCI) to assist with our program. For volunteer opportunities within our athletics, please contact our Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) President Mrs. Jocelyn Sherman at tmsptopresident7@gmail.com.  TMS Athletics provide our students a social, emotional and recreational outlet that is imperative to their development. Thank you for doing your part as a parent/community to set up our students for a successful and healthy lifestyle. 

Future Sports scheduled after the Fall Season are: Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball and Unified Basketball.

 Follow us:  f  facebook.com/tivertonschools   I   ​t  twitter.com/tivertonschools   I for the latest district news and information! 

   GO TMS!!!   

Website by SchoolMessenger Presence. © 2018 West Corporation. All rights reserved.