Athletics

2020-2021

NEW COVID ATHLETIC INFORMATION

The following documents are needed to participate and can be turned in to Coach Mondragon. You may find forms on the link below.

1.Physical form (Completed by Doctor) Click Here

2. History Form

3. Copy of insurance card

4. Completion of Students Concussion Certificate
Click on this link to complete: https://nfhslearn.com/courses/concussion-for-students

5. Coronavirus Acknowledgement Form (Click Here)

  • Athletes attending school 100% virtually or hybrid they qualify to try out for each sport.
  • Each student athlete will be required to have a sports physical and may use last year’s physical for participation. If you did not submit one to the MVMS athletic department last year you will need to complete a physical and turn in to Martin Mondragon at MVMS. NO EXCEPTIONS.
  • Virtual and Hybrid student’s eligibility will be at the end of quarter or semester to determine eligibility. Athletes must have a 2.0 GPA with no more than one F. Athletes NOT ABLE TO MEET REQUIREMENTS IN EDGENUITY OR GOOGLE CLASSROOM WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO TRYOUT or participate. We are following NMAA guidelines.

New Start Dates for Middle School Athletics

SPORTS FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL IS LOOKING TO START ON THE DATES BELOW.  



Football-CANCELLED-NO FOOTBALL THIS YEAR

Volleyball -March 1st -Coaches will be contacting teams that were selected in the fall.

7th & 8th Grade Boys and Girls Basketball
Tryout dates are March 29th and March 30th

7th Grade Boys-3:30 to 5:00
8th Grade Boys-5:15 to 6:45
7th and 8th Grade Girls-7:00 to 8:30

Elgiblity for Basketball will be based on Quarter 3 grades in Power Schools. Must have a 2.0 or better and No F's.  Students will NOT be allowed to Tryout or participate if they cannot meet requirement as per NMAA.

All Athletes trying out must have all forms required to tryout. They may be emailed or brought the day of tryouts. All Athletes must meet elgibility requirtements.

* Must have tempereature checked when entering gym
* Bring Own Water Bottle
* Mask will be worn at all times during tryouts
* All players will be asked to asked to be picked up and dropped off on time as we will be having teams come in at their designated times for tryouts

The Guidlines and Safety Procedures will be posted soon. There will be no fans at anytime during practices or games during the season. I will have a parents meeting to go over all info provided by NMAA.


Wrestling -CANCELLED

Baseball  & Softball-

Try outs will be held on April 29th and 30th from 3:30-5:00 pm.

Both dates are required.

 

Softball Make up tryout dates will be on Saturday, May 1st from 10 am- 12 pm. You must contact Coach Doss if extenuating circumstances prevent you from attending the regular tryouts.

Roster will be posted on the Roster tab on May 1st at 5:00 pm

Athletes must be academically eligible and have all forms completed and turned into the Athletic Coordinator, Coach Martin Mondragon, before tryouts.



Elgiblity for Basketball, Softball and Baseball will be based on Quarter 3 grades in Power Schools. Must have a 2.0 or better and No F's.  Students will be allowed to Tryout or participate if they cannot meet requirement as per NMAA.

Track & Field - Cancelled

All our Middle School sports seasons will be slightly modified to a lower number of games. ALL practices will be shortened. Tryouts will be on the first day of the sport as indicated above and for 2 days.  In order to be eligible for sports, student athletes SHALL have at least a 2.0 GPA at the end of quarter or semester, with no F's. 

NMAA Guidelines

  1. Must bring own water bottle as water fountains are closed.
  2. Must wear a mask at all times during practice & Games.
  3. Only Athletes are allowed in the gym. Parents must wait for their athlete in the parking lot.

Athletic Department must have the following documents before tryouts

  1. Physical Packet Complete, History Form, Concussion Form (Could use last years if you turned in to Coach M)
  2. Coronavirus Acknowledged Form
  3. Copy of Insurance

 

NMAA Q & A https://youtu.be/CWXQI2GFulA
Volleyball for Parents
https://youtu.be/Mvi08R_ob9k
Covid-19 Participation Guidelines
www.nmact.org/file/NMAA_COVID-19_PARTICIPATION_GUIDELINES.pdf

Our Middle School Athletics will look different this year and with safe practices, our students will be given the opportunity to play. I will be posting information on the MVMS Web Page as information comes in. If we all work together and have a positive attitude we can have a successful season. Any questions or concerns please feel free to contact me.


Martin Mondragon /Athletic Coordinator

martin.mondragon@rrps.net

867-0711



 NEW PHYSICAL FORM

https://www.nmact.org/file/Physical_Form.pdf

The following documents are needed to participate and can be turned in to Coach Mondragon. You may find forms on the link above.

1.Physical form (Completed by Doctor)
2. History Form 
3. Copy of insurance card
4. Completion of Students Concussion Certificate 

Student concussion certificate of completion (click HERE to access course)  Sign up for an account, add the student concussion course to your basket (course is free) and complete the course.  At the end of the course you will be issued a certificate of completion.  This certificate will need to be downloaded and emailed or turned into martin.mondragon@rrps.net 


      Sports offered at MVMS


 
7th &  8th Grade Volleyball- There will be tryouts 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. 



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. 
 


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, and attitude. 

 

6th, 7th & 8th Grade Wrestling- Wrestling is for 6th, 7th  and 8th grade . 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. 

 

 

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.

 
6th, 7th and 8th Grade Baseball- Baseball is offered to 6th,7th A  physical, history form and a copy of insurance card must be complete and on file in prior to tryouts. and 8th-grade boys. There will be tryouts for baseball. Team roster is from 18 to 25 players. Players will be evaluated on skill level, fundamentals of the game, understanding of the game, attitude and being coachable.

6th,7th and 8th Grade Softball- Softball is offered to 6th,7th  and 8th grade. There will be tryouts. with 18 to 25 players on the team. Players will be evaluated on skill level, fundamentals of the game, understanding of the game, and attitude. 

As each season approaches, I will post information on the MVMS athletic web page. The MVMS Web Page will have information as it is received. Any questions you may have, you may contact me. 

Martin Mondragon

MVMS Athletic Director

martin.mondragon@rrps.net


Athletic Handbook