F.L. Slough   
Director of Athletics 
flslough@rcps.info
540-853-6075

Patti Sheedy
Athletic Director - Patrick Henry H.S.
psheedy@rcps.info
540-853-1190

T.J. Shepardson
Athletic Director - William Fleming H.S.
tshepardson@rcps.info
540-853-2887



RCPS ATHLETIC HANDBOOK 2020-2021
To be eligible to play middle and high school sports, all athletes and parents/guardians must read and understand the information included in the handbook. Completely fill out the last page (Front & Back) of the handbook (light blue copy in the hard copy of handbook) with signatures by the athlete and parent/guardian on all  pages and return to your coach, athletic director or school office. This must be done prior to participation in out of season work outs & in-season tryouts, practices, and games.

 VHSL PHYSICAL FORM

All athletes must have a completed VHSL Physical Form after May 1, 2020 and returned to their home school office before any participation can occur for the school year 2020-2021. These forms can be picked up at any city high or middle school office. You may also download the form at  https://www.vhsl.org/forms/ 


Athletic Start Dates for 2020-2021:
The schedules will be reduce to 60-65% of the normal schedules.

*Season 1 (Winter Sports) December 14 - February 20 (1st contest date - 12/28)
- Basketball, Indoor Track, Swim/Dive, Wrestling

*Season 2 (Fall Sports) February 15 - May 1 (1st contest date - 3/1)
- Cheer, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Volleyball

*Season 3 (Spring Sports) April 12 - June 26 (1st contest date - 4/26)
-Baseball, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track & Field


*VHSL could change this at anytime depending on our Governor's guidelines, CDC, VDH, & COVID-19 related updates. 

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