School Colors: Navy and Gold
School Mascot: Lancers
Any ACS Athens student in 6th-10th grades who fulfils academic requirements and is under the age of 16 years during the season is eligible for junior varsity competition.
Any ACS Athens student in 9th-12th grade who fulfils academic requirements is eligible for varsity participation.
Sports Try-Outs Dates
Tryouts begin the second week of September and the season ends by the second week of November.
Winter Sports Try-Outs Dates(Highly recommended for students to attend both days)
- Middle School:
Day 1: Monday, November 14th at 4:40 pm
Day 2: Wednesday, November 1 6 th at 4:40 pm
- High School:
Day 1: Tuesday, November 15th at 4:40 pm
Day 2: Friday, November 18th at 4:40 pm
- Varsity Boys Basketball
Day 1: Monday, November 14th at 4:00 pm
Day 2: Thursday, November 17th at 7:15 am
- Varsity Girls Basketball
Day 1: Tuesday, November 15th at 4:00 pm
Day 2: Friday, November 18th at 7:15 am
- JV Boys Basketball
Day 1: Friday, November 18th at 4:00 pm
Day 2: Monday, November 21st at 4:00 pm
- JV Girls Basketball
Day 1: Monday, November 28th at 4:00 pm
Day 2: Wednesday, November 30th at 4:00 pm
Required Forms for ParticipationPlease note that ALL Students who want to participate in the try-outs MUST PRE-REGISTER AND SUBMIT AN UPDATED PHYSICAL (to the Health office) prior to the first day of the try-outs. You don't need a new physical if there is already one on file for this year. If you wish to register, please click here. Students who by the day and time of the try-outs have not submitted the online registration form & updated physical, will NOT be able to participate!
Tryouts begin the third week of November and the season ends by the second week of March.
Spring Season Sports Try-Outs Dates
Track & Field (Middle School & High School)
- Monday, March 20th: 1000m, 30m & 50m dash
- Tuesday, March 21st: Throwing Events
- Wednesday, March 22nd: 300m, Long Jump
- Thursday, March 23rd: High Jump, & make up sprints
- Friday, March 24th: General make-ups
Tennis (Middle School and High School)
- High School Try-Outs: Monday, March 20th
- Middle School Try-Outs: Tuesday, March 21st
- Make-up Session: Thursday, March 23rd
Students need to pre-register in order to participate in the try-outs and also have an updated physical filed at the Health Office.
Students who by the day and time of the try-outs have not submitted the online registration form and physical form, will not be allowed to participate.
If interested in using the Late Bus Service, please submit the late bus waiver form (with parent consent).
More info and waiver form.
Tryouts begin third week of March and the season ends by the fourth week May.