Akimel A-al Middle School Athletics


    Fall Sports  22-23

    Fall sports offered are: Boys Soccer, Volleyball and Cross Country

    Boys Soccer and Volleyball are cut sports.

    Cross Country is a non-cut sport.

     Online registration for all fall sports will begin Tuesday, July 5, 2022.

    Please visit our registration portal  to register for Fall sports.  

     Fall sports offered are: Boys Soccer, Volleyball, and Cross Country.

     Registration for cut sports (Boys Soccer & Volleyball) closes on Thursday, August 11, 2022 @ noon.  

     Registration for non-cut sports (Cross Country) closes on Thursday, September 8 @ noon.





    Kyrene offers both "cut" and "non-cut" sports for 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students. 

    Cut sports include: soccer, basketball, volleyball, cheer, softball and baseball. 

    Non-cut athletic opportunities include: cross country, wrestling, and track and field.


    Athletic Registration & Tryout Information

    You can access try-out and online registration information from your computer, tablet, or mobile device. 



    To register online, please visit our registration portal.

    Online registration must be completed for student participation.




    If your student is participating in a non-cut sport, payment is due at the time of registration.  If your student is trying out for a cut sport, payment will be due once you have been notified that your student made the team.  You will need to pay the participation fee by the first day of practice

        1.  Payment will be made for non-cut sports at the time of registration.

        2.  Payment for cut sports will be made online once you have been notified your student made the team.


         ** Please review KAP Middle School Athletics Participation Policies & Guidelines click here.

        If you have any questions, please call our Student Services/Athletic Secretary, Judy Cotharin, at 480-541-5805.


    If you wish to apply for financial assistance, you will need to submit a Financial Assistance application PRIOR to the start date of tryouts. Incomplete applications will not be processed. Due to financial constraints, we are unable to provide 100% assistance. 

    Click HERE for a copy of the Financial Assistance application form. Financial Assistance forms must be turned into the Kyrene District Office.


    The goals for every participant are:

    • Physical Skills necessary in sport or activity
    • An awareness of progressive skill requirements is needed to continue in the growth of a specific sport or activity.
    • Respect for the efforts, abilities, and rights of others
    • The awareness of leadership responsibilities in school, community, and life contact, as well as on the field
    • Active participation by all members of the team   






    ATHLETIC DIRECTOR:  Dana Westermann  480-541-5805        dwestermann@kyrene.org

    ATHLETIC SECRETARY:  Judy Cotharin          480-541-5805         JCotharin@kyrene.org








Last Modified on May 27, 2022