All students trying out for sports must turned in their required forms to the front office. An athlete can not participate until their physical and athletic consent forms have been submitted.

Fall Sports

Cross Country

  • Coaches: Jeff Carter, Travis Ramsey, Rachel Harter, Scott Kenney
  • Summer runs are Monday, June 17 through Wednesday, July 31, 2019. Workouts are 6:30-7:30 every Monday at River Road Park (126th and River Road) and Wednesday at Northview Church (E. Main and Hazel Dell) except Wednesday, July 3rd. No summer runs the week of July 15-19 or August 5-9.
  • Practice begins Monday, August 12, 2019 and runs from 3:30-5:00. Order uniforms here.



  • 7th Grade Coach: Chad Carr, Jonathan Enari, Brandon Kish
  • 8th Grade Coach: Jeff Naas, Jordan Cole, Todd Stewart
  • Check back in the 2019 school year for tryout information.
  • NOTE: It is a policy of the Carmel Clay Schools that no athlete will be permitted to use his/her own safety equipment consisting of helmet and shoulder pads. The equipment will be issued by the Carmel Clay Schools.



  • 7th Grade Coach: Becky Far
  • 8th Grade Coach: Liana Giles
  • Call out for the 2019 season is May 21 during Core+ in the LGI. Tryouts start Aug 13 after school.

Winter Sports

Boys Basketball

  • 7th Grade Coaches: Steve Sturgis, Ryan Snyder
  • 8th Grade Coaches: David Mikesell, Jordan Cole
  • Call-out meeting: Wednesday September 26, 2018, from 3:15-3:30
  • Tryouts October 22nd from 5:00pm - 7:00pm. Final cuts will be made face to face.


  • 7th Grade Coach: Katelyn Taylor
  • 8th Grade Coach:
  • Tryouts Tuesday, October 16th and Wednesday, October 17th from 3:15-5:30pm in the East Gym

Girls Basketball

  • 7th Grade Coaches: Jeff Carter
  • 8th Grade Coaches: Travis Ramsey, Erin Nowlin
  • Tryouts Monday, November 26th 3:30 - 5:30; Tuesday, November 27th 5:30-7:30; Wednesday, November 28th 3:30 - 5:30; Thursday, November 29th 3:30 - 4:30; Friday, November 30th 3:30 - 5:00


  • Coaches: Damian Funke, Gage Norris, Jonathan Enari
  • Practice starts on Friday, November 30th and goes from 3:15 - 5:30.

Spring Sports

Track & Field

  • Boys Coaches: Scott Kenney, Jeff Carter, Jeff Naas, Chris Kleman
  • Girls Coaches: Allison Martin, Todd Stewart, Rachel Harter
  • Call-out meeting: February 11, 2019 in Core+
  • Practices will begin March 11, 2019.


  • 7th Grade Coaches: Gary Boggs, Ryan Snyder
  • 8th Grade Coaches: Derek Dial, Steven Sturgis
  • Call-out meeting: Thursday, February 28th from 3:15-4:00 in Mr. Dial's room
  • Tryouts are 3:30-5:30 from Mon March 11 to March 15.


  • 7th Grade Coaches: Cynthia Nemeth, Ashley Bryan
  • 8th Grade Coaches: Erin Nowlin, Brandon Kish
  • Call-out meeting: Thursday, February 21st from 3:15-4:00 in the LGI
  • Tryouts begin Monday, March 11, 2019.

NOTE: It is Carmel Clay Schools' policy that students are not allowed to bring their own protective equipment. The school will provide catcher's gear and batting helmets. Clay Middle School will follow the same rules and regulations as the high schools follow in Indiana. Therefore, we will be using BBCOR certified bats this season. According to IHSAA guidelines, as of January 1, 2012, any bat that is not completely wood (fiberglass handle, etc.) must have a BBCOR label on it.