Rescheduled Games due to weather:
The softball games that were cancelled on December 9, 2019 (due to weather) have been rescheduled for January 27, 2020 at Mesquite Jr. High (double header)
February 3, 2020-Quarter Finals/February 4, 2020 - Semi Finals
7th grade boys BB quarters and semi's will be hosted at Desert Ridge Jr. High - 4:30 pm start
7th grade girls SB quarters and semi's will be hosted at Highland Jr. High - 4:30 pm
8th grade boys BB quarters and semi's will be hosted at Greenfield Jr. High - 4:30 pm
8th grade girls SB quarters and semi's will be hosted at South Valley Jr. High - 4:30 pm
February 5, 2020 - Cross Country Conference/Wrestling Tournament
CC conference meet will be at Campo Verde High School - 3:30 pm
Wrestling Conference meet will be at Desert Ridge Jr. High - 4:30 pm
February 6, 2020 - Chess Championship & Basketball/Softball Championship
Chess Championship match will be @ Gilbert Classical Academy - 4:30 pm
Boys Basketball Championship will be at Gilbert High School - 4:30 pm
Girls Softball Championship will be at South Valley Jr. High - 4:30 pm
Practice schedules are below. Changes due to weather, and/or coaches discretion etc., based on early release days, will be communicated to students.
Basketball Cheer Practice: M, T, W, Th, F 3:30-5:30pm
Boys Basketball Practice: M, T, Th, F 3:30-5:30 pm/Wed 2:30-5 pm
Softball Practice: M, T, Th 3:30-4:30 pm/ No Practice on Wednesdays and Fridays; Coaches will notify students of any changes to this schedule.
Wrestling Practice: M, T, Th, and Friday 3:30-5:30 pm/Wed 2:30-4:30 pm
Cross Country Practice: M, T, 3:30-4:45 pm/Wed & Th 7:00-8:00 am (No Practice Friday)
Chess Practice Schedule: 3:30-4:30 pm; January 21, 28
Registration for 2019-2020
Registration for 2019-2020 sports is now available! Please register your student for all sports you think they might be interested in participating in.
Fall Sports: August - October
- 7th & 8th Grade Boys Soccer
- 7th & 8th Grade Girls Soccer
- 7th Grade Flag Football
- 8th Grade Flag Football
- 7th Grade Girls Volleyball
- 8th Grade Girls Volleyball
Winter Sports: November - February
- 7th Grade Softball
- 8th Grade Softball
- 7th Grade Boys Basketball
- 8th Grade Boys Basketball
- 7th & 8th Grade Wrestling
- Boys & Girls Cross Country
- Basketball & Wrestling Cheer
Spring Sports: February - April
- 7th Grade Girls Basketball
- 8th Grade Girls Basketball
- 7th Grade Boys Baseball
- 8th Grade Boys Baseball
Please follow the instructions to register your student. Your student must be marked "Complete for Tryouts" in order to try out for any sport.
If you have any questions, please contact the DRJHS Athletic Office at (480) 635-2025 X 402.
Student Athletics Eligibility Requirements
All Junior High & High School students must meet eligibility requirements and complete required forms to participate in athletic programs.
Academic Eligibility Requirements
The student must pass all classes (minimum of 5) at the end of each grading period and not carry any "Unsatisfactory", "Incomplete" and have a GPA of 2.0 or higher. Students must be enrolled in 5 classes. Exceptions are available for a senior online to graduate. Seniors must be enrolled in a minimum of 4 classes. Contact the school's athletic office for clarification.
The student-athlete must live within the school attendance area. If the student-athlete does not live in the attendance area, they must have an approved open enrollment form on file and meet additional requirements set forth by the Arizona Interscholastic Association. See the school or district athletic director for further information.
Charter school students are not eligible to participate in athletics for any other school. They are only eligible at the school they attend. If the sport is not offered at their school, they are still not eligible to participate at any other school. This is an Arizona Interscholastic Association Bylaw.
Home-schooled students must be registered with the State Department of Education. If registered, homeschooled students are eligible in the school district in which they reside. Home-schooled students must meet all other conditions of athletic eligibility including academic requirements.
If a student becomes 19 years of age after September 1st, they are eligible to compete for the remainder of the school year. A student athlete is only eligible for eight semesters from the time of enrollment in the 9th grade. The 7th and 8th semesters must be consecutive.