TRA Athletics begin in our elementary school where we offer various parent supported sports depending on the interest of that class. Every age level has basketball, but also if interest dictates, we have had grade level softball and football teams as well.
Organized school athletics begins in middle school where we play in the Shelby 7/8 League. At a middle school level, we offer 5th/6th grade football and cheerleading, 6th grade volleyball, 6th grade basketball, 7th and 8th grade softball, volleyball, basketball, baseball, football, cheer, golf, cross country and tennis.
Our High School is a member of TSSAA where we are classified as Division II, Class A West. We offer football, basketball, volleyball, soccer, softball, baseball, tennis, golf, cross country, and cheer.
The athletic department of Tipton-Rosemark Academy believes that high level interscholastic athletics is an important part of the educational experience. In order to provide quality athletic programs, quality personnel must be priority. In addition to quality coaching, TRA provides quality sports medicine and athletic training services. A part time, NATA certified athletic trainer is a member of the TRA athletic staff. This individual is provided under an agreement with Tipton-Rosemark Academy and Campbell Clinic
While we hope that no one ever becomes injured, we are aware that injuries are a part of athletics. The sports medicine program is developed to recognize, treat and rehabilitate the injuries that occur in athletics.
The Rebel Athletic Department wants to take this opportunity to inform and educate all of our athletes and families on the procedures that we are taking with the heat exposure that comes will practices and games. Please read more on this subject:
Heat Concerns & Athletics
Youth Football & Heat Related Illness
The Rebel Athletic Department is making every effort to control the problem of staph infection. All athletes are required to take all practice uniforms/articles of clothing and all pads (including shoulder pads) home every Wednesday for proper cleaning.
Important Link Regarding Staph
Centers for Disease Control
In accordance to TSSAA rules, all student athletes must have a valid physical examination on file with the Athletic Director prior to any participation in athletics.
Physicals are valid from April 15 through May 31 of the following year.
Physicals must be performed by one of the following: Medical Doctor, Family Nurse Practitioner, or Physicians Assistant.
Physical Forms must be completed prior to the first scheduled practice or try out.
Campbell Clinic offers physicals at the Germantown location onece a year - typically held in early May each year.