You cannot be eligible to compete unless:

  1. Credit checks will be run by the athletic department in the beginning of the fall season. Returning students must have passed 3.0 units of credit the previous semester and all students must be actively enrolled in 3.0 units of credit. All students athletes must maintain a 2.0 GPA. Students who fall below a 2.0 GPA will be assigned academic support known as “Husky Time”. Failure to attend academic support will affect student eligibility.
  2. You have taken a physical examination signed by a physician after February 1st and have completed the Athletic Consent Packet.
  3. You have picked up an eligibility card in the athletic office.
  4. You have had 14 days of practice with the team.
  5. You are in good standing at Ritenour High School and meet MSHSAA citizenship guidelines.
  6. You cannot practice or play on the day you are suspended or in in-school suspension.
  7. You cannot practice or play on the day you miss a class unless you miss for one of the following reasons and your parent has called to excuse you:
    1. Illness of the pupil; serious illness of a member of the family which necessitates the absence of the student; death in the immediate family; medical or dental appointments which cannot be made during non-school hours; religious observance; absences which have prior approval of the principal’s office; if a student has an afternoon Advanced Placement Exam, the parents may excuse the student from morning classes. Students who will be absent for reasons other than those listed above cannot play or practice.