CLICK ON THE BLACK BOX ABOVE TO REGISTER!
The Stampede Club is thrilled to bring back Rent A Mustang this year!!! We are asking for players and parents to help on August 1st (3-8pm) with repainting the Mustangs and getting them prepped for the upcoming season. Anyone can help! Come and bring a friend. Students can assist and earn volunteer hours. This is time consuming and we would like to get them all done ASAP. The postmark date for the Mustang for forms to be mailed is July 31, 2021. Seniors will be given first priority, please see the form for specifics!
Fall Athletics begin officially on August 2 - some teams will wait and start later but please make sure you are in contact with the sport specific coach and do not miss tryouts! HOWEVER, PLEASE make sure you register on Dragonfly and complete all forms and upload all forms at least a week before you plan to tryout! We cannot process these instantly, it will take time!
Football 7:00am Practice field
Men's Soccer 8:00am Practice field
Volleyball 3:00pm Main and Aux Gym
Women's Golf 4:00pm AT EAGLE RIDGE GOLF CLUB - August 2 and 3
Tennis 8:00am - August 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11
Cross Country 5:00pm - August 4 and 5
Gymnastics 1:00-2:30pm at TAG and workouts July 29 at 3:15pm, August 2 at 8:00 and August 3 at 8:00
FALL Tryouts begin Aug 2, 2021 - DO NOT MISS OUT
Many Teams have Summer workouts! Contact your sport specific coaches for details
Rising 9th graders must have graduated Middle School before you can come on campus for workouts
ALL NEW athletes must be registered on Dragonfly and have a current/complete physical uploaded and be cleared by our Athletic Trainer
Make sure you complete all registration and physical requirements as almost everyone will need a new physical uploaded no later than June 28! Athletes will not be allowed to participate if this is not clear!
We will hold our Meet the Coach Night on May 19 from 630-730 at MCHS - if you are a new student to MCHS, please come meet the coaches and get information regarding workouts/tryouts for the Mustang Teams! Several of our teams do summer workout programs, and Fall Sport tryouts begin on August 2! Do not miss this opportunity!
We are waiting to get our Summer Guidance BUT Fall Sports 2021-22 tryouts can and most will begin August 2 with the traditional Fall Sports - Cheerleading, Womens Golf, Womens Tennis, Football, Volleyball, Cross Country, Mens Soccer - Many of these teams will do optional off-season workouts during the Summer. We will be sending out info to our feeder Middle Schools in mid/late May with more info regarding physicals, sport specific dates/times, and other logistics. Meanwhile, please see our Coaches Page for contact info.
Several of our teams do workouts in the summer! Be sure you are in contact with the sport specific coaches and be on the lookout for more info from them regarding any summer plans!
ALL Players and Parents should watch the "Crash Course" - COMING SOON from NFHS/NCHSAA
With WCPSS resuming athletics, here are some things that all will need to know before we return:
PLEASE BE IN CONTACT WITH YOUR SPORT SPECIFIC COACH!
April 12 begins Wrestling, Womens Tennis, Track, Baseball TRYOUTS. These teams are currently doing off season workouts! Contact those coaches if you have questions for their particular sport. You MUST be currently enrolled (not waiting), have a valid physical, complete the online registration, and fill out the paperwork and clear health screening before you can workout/tryout.
ALL students will have to complete the WCPSS athletic participation registration BEFORE returning to MCHS - The registration link is on the Athletics Home Page. While your physical may be good, the other parts have to be filled out online. If your medical physical is dated ON or after 03/01/19 through 05/01/20, it will be valid through the 2020-2021 school year.
Please know that our procedures to return will be set by the NCHSAA and WCPSS and the State regulations. We will do everything we can to make this process as easy as possible but will also make sure we are compliant. Please be patient.
We will do online registration (Ticket To Play) for athletics this year. This will also be a new process but once it is implemented, it should be easier for the student-athletes and coaches for the tryout process! Click on the Registration link on the Athletics website to create a user profile AND then register. If you do not enter your names/initials several times, you have not completed registration. YOU MUST REGISTER AT LEAST 3 BUSINESS/SCHOOL DAYS BEFORE YOU RETURN! YOUR REGISTRATION WILL NOT BE PROCESSED/APPROVED IN 1 DAY!
Each Athlete must bring the CoVid Health Questionnaire Form with them the first time they come on campus for a workout. It must be signed and dated on the date of return.
TRYOUTS - THE NCHSAA has a NEW MODIFIED Calendar - The sports seasons have shifted! Please know that this is a "fluid" calendar and subject to change. Please note that just because the NCHSAA allows workouts, tryouts, practices, games, WCPSS and MCHS MAY not!!! We will communicate as we can when info is released. PLEASE check our Website, the NCHSAA Website, WCPSS Website for updates. Lastly, on the Athletics website, the Coaches and their contact info is listed, please reach out to them if you are interested in being on their contact list for any virtual meetings, workouts, or tryouts!
Also, Check the MCHS AD Twitter for updates (@MiddleCreekAD)
Below are the next Sports scheduled to begin and the Coaches contact info. As always, check with your sport specific coaches for more information!
Wrestling - Coach Heath Allen - firstname.lastname@example.org
Baseball - Coach Nate Logan - email@example.com
Track - Coach Mark Fisher - firstname.lastname@example.org
Womens Tennis - Coach Mary Ewaninch - email@example.com
Athletic Director - Robbie Wray - firstname.lastname@example.org
Athletic Trainer - Lexie Smith - email@example.com
Assistant Athletic Trainer - Brian Boadwine - firstname.lastname@example.org
MCHS Athletics General Information
FOR 2020-2021 - The timelines and procedures are all subject to change. Below is General Guidelines and Procedures. Now that WCPSS has release the return plan, we will update the calendar, schedules, and procedures as soon as we have them finalized. Thanks for your understanding.
TYPICALLY, ALL Fall sports start the first week of August (exact dates set by NCHSAA on a yearly basis) www.nchsaa.org
Check the MCHS website calendar and athletics calendar/website for specifics for each sport as they may vary. With the exception of golf, tryouts will be somewhere on the MCHS campus. The practice fields (by the Town of Cary Community Center), the turf fields (by the Town of Cary multipurpose fields/playground area), the MCHS Gymnasiums (Main, Auxillary, or Community Center Gym) are all used by the Fall teams. Some teams practice/workout in the mornings and some go in the evenings. Each Sport is different.
Winter tryouts are usually around early to mid November, Spring tryouts are around mid-February. Each team varies as to when they do off season workouts. See your sport specific coach for details.
See below for links to the MCHS website calendar, athletics website, coaching staff links, participation forms.
https://www.wakecountyathletics.com/page/show/1935992-middle-creek-participation-forms ALL ONLINE NOW THROUGH THE REGISTRATION PORTAL
EVERY participant must have a complete/current physical and participation forms on file BEFORE working out or trying out for a team. AND, each student must be assigned to MCHS and be enrolled before participating. IF the student is coming from a local Middle School and is assigned to MCHS, they are eligible IF all other paperwork is complete. IF a student is transferring into MCHS, the student MUST be enrolled by the MCHS Student Services Staff in order to participate. The student may not participate if they have an appointment to be enrolled.
Ticket to Play - ALL DONE ONLINE! Go to the Registration link and create a Sports Engine Account and then register! You must enter all your health history and info! There are several forms that you will fill out electronically. This also includes a feature to upload your physical. You will get a confirmation email once you complete this process. It should take about 30 minutes.
MCHS uses the Ticket to Play process in which prospective Student Athletes have to show up for Coach Smith (Athletic Trainer) and Coach Wray (Athletic Director) to check physical paperwork and eligibility. There will be 2 dates and times for the morning and 1 for the evening for athletes to get this done. For the Fall, this will be scheduled around the last week of July. Failure to get a ticket, will result in the athlete not being allowed to participate, NO EXCEPTIONS. For 2020-21 We are using ONLINE TTP Process!!
For the Winter and Spring, these will be done during lunches for 3 days with each sport being assigned a day to come. These are usually within a week or two of actual tryouts starting.
Student Athletes who wish to sign their Letter of Intent at MCHS Athletics Signing days must have participated their Junior year and intend to play their Senior year at MCHS. Athletes who have sustained a season ending injury or are new to MCHS are exempt to this policy.
Spectators are to stay in spectator seating areas at all times at home and away games - before, during, and after the game unless summoned by MCHS game day administration or officials.