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Athletic Directors

Boys’ Athletics

Seth Stinton
Boys’ Athletic Director

Phone 972-837-4216

Girls’ Athletics

Claude Webb
Girls’ Athletic Director

Phone 903-271-2514

Middle School Athletics

Boys’ Athletics

Jerad Castor
Middle School Boys’ Athletic Coordinator

Middle School Boys’ Athletics Handbook

First Day of School Procedures:

  • All boys enrolled in 1st period athletics will meet in the fieldhouse. Football and Tennis will need to be there by 7 a.m. Offseason will need to be there by 8 a.m.
  • All boys enrolled in 8th period athletics will meet in the fieldhouse at the beginning of 8th period.
  • Boys who are participating in Cross Country, but not enrolled in athletics, will report to their first period class. A coach will visit with them the first day of school and give them information regarding XC practice times. XC will start their first practice the 2nd day of school at 6:00 a.m.

First Week of School Procedures:

  • Cross country athletes will need to meet at Cardinal Stadium by 6:00 a.m.
  • 1st period athletics in Football and tennis are to be dressed and on the field/court by 7:00 a.m. sharp.
  • The locker rooms will be opened and supervised by 6:30 a.m. each morning.
  • Off-season 7th Grade in the fall will need to be ready to be escorted to the Comp Gym by 7:55 a.m. These students are not allowed in the locker room until they are let in and supervised by a coach. Early arrival off-season kids are required to sit in the away bleachers at Cardinal Stadium until a coach opens the locker room.
  • Teams will practice Tuesday-Friday the first week of school, and Monday-Friday following that. We will not have practice on Monday, Sept. 2 (Labor Day).
  • Players who have not turned in all their UIL forms or received a physical will have until the end of the first week to do so, or they will be removed from athletics (refer to Page 3 of the handbook).

Girls’ Athletics

Johnny Hodge
Middle School Girls’ Athletic Coordinator

Middle School Girls’ Athletics Handbook

First Day of School Procedures:

  • Middle school volleyball tryouts will begin on the first day of school, on Tuesday, Aug. 27 at 7:00 a.m.
  • Please drop off students behind the middle school gym by the tennis courts. Athletes must be dressed for workout.

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