Draper Park Middle School
Intramural Information Sheet
2017-2018 School Year
The intent of our intramural program is to provide opportunities for middle school students to participate in school-sponsored healthy lifestyle activities, engage in school, learn about fair play, meet new friends, and have fun.
Draper Park Middle School sponsors a total of four intramural sports/activities: x-country, chess, basketball, and soccer
All students are welcome to participate in cross-country activities at the school level. Days and times of x-country practices will be announced shortly after school begins at an informational meeting in the Library/Media Center at 2:30pm on Wednesday, August 30, 2018.
All DPMS x-country runners are welcome to participate in the four-school Regional Meet to be held at Draper Park Middle School at 4pm on Thursday, September 21, 2018. DPMS will be hosting Indian Hills Middle School, Eastmont Middle School, and Albion Middle School in preparation for the district meet.
The top three girl runners and top three boy runners from each grade level at DPMS will participate in a culminating district-sponsored x-country meet. The CSD Intramural Cross-Country Meet will be held on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at Union Middle School from 8:30 am-11:00am. Please see Ms. Stenten in room 2321 or Mr. Rothert in room 1711 if you’d like to participate in the intramural cross-country program.
School chess play will begin the week of Monday, December 4, 2017. Top players from Draper Park Middle School will be determined by a school-level tournament and will participate in the district-sponsored tournament scheduled for Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 9:00am-1:00pm at Mount Jordan Middle School. Please see Mr. Collette in room 2424 if you are interested in playing intramural chess.
3 on 3 Basketball
All students are welcome to participate in intramural basketball at the school level. Teams will consist of 6th, 7th, and 8th grade girls and boys teams. Open gym will begin the week of Monday, January 29 2018. Draper Park will sponsor a school wide tournament to determine which teams move on to the district-sponsored tournament. Teams will consist of up to 5 players and will be self-coached. All games will be refereed by the players themselves, and good sportsmanship is expected of all students.
The girls and boys district-level tournaments for each grade level are scheduled to be held on the following dates:
Tuesday, March 20, 2018 – 6th grade
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 – 7th grade
Thursday, March 22, 2018 – 8th grade
District tournament play will be held from 4:00pm-8:00pm at Jordan High School. Mr. Baker is the DPMS coach for intramural basketball. Please see Mr. Baker in room 1201 (gym) if you are interested in playing 3 on 3 basketball.
5 on 5 Co-ed Soccer
Mr. Durfey (room 2715) and Mr. Rothert (room 1711) are the DPMS intramural soccer coaches. The district soccer tournament is scheduled for Thursday, May 10, 2018 and will be held at Union Middle School from 4:00-8:00pm. DPMS will send a team from each grade level to participate in the tournament. All grade-level teams will be co-ed being comprised of both boys and girls. At least one girl is required to be on the field at all times during field play. Please see Mr. Durfey or Mr. Rothert if you are interested in playing intramural soccer.