• Participation Requirements

    TMS athletics are offered to ALL 6th, 7th, and 8th-grade TMS students. 

    Home-schooled students or students attending a charter school that does not offer athletics may also participate, as long as they are located within Phoenix-Talent district boundaries. Participating students must have all of the following:


    Online Registration

    To participate in athletics, students must have a current sports physical and be registered online through FamilyID. Students can get sports physicals from their primary care provider or at the La Clinica School-Based Health Center at Phoenix Elementary School. If you have not done so already, please register online for athletics on FamilyID using this link.


    Sports Physical

    All students participating in athletics must have a current sports physical on file from a medical provider. Those are good for two years. Physicals may be obtained from your family physician or at one of the following locations: 

    Additionally, La Clinica School-Based Health Centers will hold sports-physical clinics during the month of August.


    Health Insurance

    Health insurance is required but not provided by the district. Student accident insurance is available to purchase if you are not already insured or want additional insurance coverage. An enrollment form for insurance is available in the school office.


    2023-24 Athletic Season Schedule

    Fall Season

    August 21 - October 20

    • Football (co-ed)

    • Volleyball (girls)

    • Cross Country (co-ed)

    Winter Season 1

    October 16 - December 15

    • Boys Basketball

    Winter Season 2

    December 18 - February 23

    • Girls Basketball

    • Wrestling (co-ed)

    Spring Season

    February 26 - May 11

    • Track and Field (co-ed)


    Interscholastic Participation

    Talent Middle School participates in the Mid-Schools division in the Southern Oregon Middle School Athletic Conference (SOMSAC) and is responsible for following all SOMSAC bylaws.


    Click here to view the 2023-24 TMS Athletics Handbook.



    For questions, comments, or concerns about TMS Athletics, please contact Athletics Director Derek Rodman at 541-535-1552 or email derek.rodman@phoenix.k12.or.us.

    Spanish-speaking families, please contact our bilingual Athletic Secretary Jessica Morga at 541-535-1552 or email jessica.morga@phoenix.k12.or.us.


  • Click here to register for Talent Middle School athletics.