FMS SPORTS HOMEPAGE
FAIRHOPE MIDDLE SCHOOL SPORTS
Parents are encouraged to go to the Alabama High School Athletic Association website at www.ahsaa.com and select AHSAA and then Information to view the slide show, “What Every Parent Should Know about AHSAA Eligibility Rules.” This slide show addresses eligibility in middle school too.
Documents required for participation in middle school sports include: a copy of certified birth certificate, current physical exam form signed by a doctor (good for a calendar year), Insurance Form (good for a school year), and upon chosen for a team, a copy of the Concussion Information Form signed by the student athlete and parent. Students will also need to complete the required Stars Sportsmanship Program online.
7th Grade Boys and Girls Basketball- Season runs from November through January; Tryouts in May
8th Grade Boys and Girls Basketball- Season runs from November through January; Tryouts in May
7th and 8th Grade Girls Volleyball- Season runs from August through early October; Tryouts in April
Boys and Girls Soccer- Season runs from February through early April; Tryouts in December
Boys and Girls Track- Season runs from March through April; Tryouts in March
Archery (Combined 7th/8th Boys/Girls)- Season runs from February through April; Tryouts in January
Cross Country- Season runs from August through October; Tryouts in August
Football- Season runs from August through October; Tryouts in the Summer
Cheerleading- Check with Cheerleader Sponsor for try-out information; Tryouts in March
Fairhope Middle School students are allowed to try-out, and if chosen, to participate in the following sports at Fairhope High School: Swimming (Season-August), Softball (Season-January), Baseball (Season-January), Tennis, (Season-January), Golf (Season-January), and Bowling (Season-October).
Students need to check with Coaches for information regarding try-out dates, fees, requirements, and eligibility status.Fairhope Middle School Coaches: Coach Chad Keith, Coach Mykel Williams, Coach John Hardman, Coach Donna Earnest, Coach Laura Thomas, Coach Emily Pharez (J. Larry Newton School), Coach Luke Stanton (FHS), Coach Cody Hall, and Coach Lauren Lavender (Cheerleading)