Athletics

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Please remember that physicals for the 2017-2018 school year must be dated on or after April 1, 2017, and you MUST have a physical before you try out for any sport. FOR EXAMPLE; If you are planning on trying out for the 2017-2018 Cheer or Dance team and tryouts take place in the Spring of 2017, you will need to have a physical dated on or after 04/01/2017 in order to try out in the spring.  This rule also applies to summer /pre-season workout participation.  
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Sports offered at MVMS


Fall Sports

6th Grade Metro Volleyball- There will be no cuts and all 6th-grade girls will be allowed to compete. The season starts in mid-August and all players must have a physical packet complete and turned in to Coach Mondragon in order to compete. There will be a fee of $55. All athletes will receive a game t-shirt. There will be a meeting at Cleveland High School prior to the season starting. The head coaches at CHS and RRHS run our metro volleyball program. MVMS will have 2 coaches for our athletes. Practices are every Monday at CHS from 7:00 to 8:15 and Wednesday at MVMS from 6:00 to 7:30 with games being played during the week. Please check MVMS web page and encourage your child to listen to announcements as to when the season will begin and any changes that may occur. Registration will begin August 1st to August 25th. All athletes must register online at rioranchometroleague.com and click on MVMS. Any athlete not registered will not be able to participate.

7th Grade Volleyball- There will be tryouts for 7th-grade volleyball with one team of 12 to 15 players on the team. Teams will be selected by our coaches and along with help from CHS Volleyball Coaches. Players will be evaluated on skill level, fundamentals of the game, understanding of the game, attitude and being coachable. A complete physical packet must be complete and on file prior to tryouts. 

8th Grade Volleyball- There will be tryouts for 8th-grade volleyball and 1 team selected with 12 to 15 athletes on the team. Teams will be selected by our coaches along with help from CHS Volleyball Coaches. Players will be evaluated on skill level, fundamentals of the game, understanding of the game, attitude and being coachable. A complete physical packet must be complete and on file in prior to tryouts. 

8th Grade Football- Football is for 8th- grade only. There are no tryouts and all athletes will be part of the team. MVMS football is a travel team and plays teams like Grants, Los Lunas, Santa Fe and all Rio Rancho Middle Schools. You must have a physical packet completed before participating.

 

Winter

7th and 8th Grade Boys and Girls Basketball- There will be tryouts for all teams with one team being selected. Each team will have a roster of 12 to 15 players. The 7th-grade boys will travel with the 8th-grade boys team and the 7th-grade girls will travel with 8th-grade girls team. Teams will be selected by our coaches along with CHS basketball coaches. Players will be evaluated on skill level, fundamentals of the game, understanding of the game, attitude and being coachable. A complete physical packet must be turned in prior to tryouts. Basketball tryouts will be the first week of November. Listen to announcements for dates and times.

Tryouts for basketball begin at the beginning of November for 7th and 8th-grade boys and girls. Get a tryout schedule from coach Mondragon or from the posters posted in the school hallways.

6th Grade Boys and Girls Basketball is run by the Rio Rancho Parks and Rec department. Please contact them with any questions you may have.

7th and 8th Grade Wrestling- Wrestling is for 7th and 8th grade only. There are no tryouts. All practices will be held at Rio Rancho Middle School. Must provide own transportation to practice. MVMS and RRMS combine to make one team. It is a travel team and competes with local schools. A complete physical packet must be completed and turned in prior to competing. Wrestling will begin in the beginning of November at RRMS from 6:00 to 7:30. You must have a clearance slip from coach Mondragon.  You will not be allowed to practice without taking the clearance slip to your coach at RRMS. Listen to announcements for dates and times.

Spring

7th and 8th Grade Track and Field- Track and field is for 7th and 8th-grade boys and girls. There are no tryouts. MVMS combines with RRMS to make one team. Track teams travel to compete with surrounding area schools. Practices are held at CHS and athletes must provide their own transportation to practice. A complete physical packet must be complete and turned in prior to competing.

6th, 7th and 8th Grade Baseball- Baseball is offered to 6th,7th and 8th-grade boys. There will be tryouts for baseball with 1 team being selected. Team roster is from 14 to 18 players. Players will be evaluated on skill level, fundamentals of the game, understanding of the game, attitude and being coachable. A complete physical packet must be turned in prior to tryouts.

6th,7th and 8th Grade Softball- Softball is offered to 6th,7th and 8th-grade girls. There will be tryouts with  1 team being selected with 14 to 18 players on the team. Players will be evaluated on skill level, fundamentals of the game, understanding of the game, attitude and being coachable. A complete physical packet must be turned in prior to tryouts.

 

As each season approaches, I will post information on the MVMS athletic web page. Please encourage your child to listen to morning announcements for information. Any questions you may have, you may contact me. 

Martin Mondragon

MVMS Athletic Director

martin.mondragon@rrps.net

4101 Montreal Loop NE, Rio Rancho, NM 87144 | Phone 505-867-0711 | Fax 505-867-7901 | Email: mvms@rrps.net*
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