Bulldogs News · 2020/2021 Athletic Tryout Information

Information Regarding Summer Tryouts/Workouts Can Be Found Below For Each Sport

Fall Sports:

Football- Head Coach: Matt Williams (williamsma@rcschools.net)

The Smyrna HS Football program will begin our summer workouts on Monday, June 1. Workouts are open to any Smyrna HS student interested in playing football, as well as any incoming freshman that is enrolled at Smyrna High School. Dates / Times are listed below:


· Grades 10-12 (7 – 9 am)

· Incoming 9th Grade (9:30 am – 11 am)


· June 1 – 4 (Monday through Thursday)

· June 8 – 11 (Monday through Thursday)

· June 15-18 (Monday through Thursday)

Golf- Head Coach: Chad Caldwell (caldwellc@rcschools.net)

Tryouts will be July 15th at 3:30pm at Smyrna Municipal golf course. Contact Coach Caldwell with any questions.

Volleyball- Head Coach: Katy Bell (bellk@rcschools.net)

Monday, June 1st
  • 2:30pm-3:45pm Juniors and Seniors
  • 4:15pm-5:30pm Sophomores
  • 6:00pm-7:30pm Freshmen
Tuesday, June 2nd I will do a call back tryout for those who make it past the first cut. This will be held from 4:00-7:30pm and depending on the numbers I will give the girls the time slot they need to come to. Time slots will be 4:00-5:30pm and 6:00-7:30pm.


Anyone attending the volleyball tryout needs to click the link below and fill out the form. If you have any questions, email Katy Bell at bellk@rcschools.net



Girls Soccer- Head Coach: Bob Kucker (kb.kucker@yahoo.com)
Conditioning and training for tryouts will begin on June 1st at 5:30 pm at the SHS soccer field.  We will train on Mon., Wed., & Thurs. at 5:30 pm.  ( time subject to change but days will stay the same). We will do this until the dead period starts (last week of June).  Equipment to bring: your cleats,  tennis shoes for running on track, shin guards, hand sanitizer, and water.
Email Coach Kucker with any questions.


Cross Country- Head Coach: Amy Williams (williamsam@rcschools.net)
Cross country conditioning will begin on Monday, June 1st at 9am.
We will condition Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays  at 9am at the SHS track unless we need to change times due to weather or heat.  Join our Remind account to stay up to date on any schedule changes.  You can join by texting this code  @df248dd  to 81010.
All athletes must have a current physical and be up to date on DragonFly to participate. School code TEGH4J.    If you have questions, email Coach Williams at williamsam@rcschools.net
Bring water, cooling towels (if necessary), and santizer/wipes.
I look forward to seeing you!
Cheer- Head Coach: Taylor Belew (belewt@rcschools.net)

Winter Sports:

Boys Basketball- Head Coach: Mike Wright (wrightmi@rcschools.net)


Due to the restrictions currently in place, we do not feel having tryouts at this time would be beneficial. As of now tryouts are postponed until further notice.
Girls Basketball- Head Coach: Shelby Moore (mooreshe@rcschools.net)
Wrestling- Head Coach: Samuel Sheppard (sheppards@rcschools.net)

Spring Sports:

Boys Soccer- Head Coach: Brian Grogan (groganb@rcschools.net)

Summer tryouts will be Monday, June 1st at 7pm. All players must have a physical and have forms completed in Dragonfly or paper copies to show. Join the Remind messaging group for more information. Text @stryout20 to 81010

Baseball- Head Coach: David Looper (looperd@rcschools.net)

Tryouts- July 20th

New players to SHS and middle school players moving up need to email Coach Looper with name, grade, and previous school for each student trying out.

Softball- Head Coach: Lonnie Drayton (draytonl@rcschools.net)

Tryouts: June 2nd-4th 5:30pm-7:45pm
June 2nd is for incoming Freshman only
June 3rd and 4th is for all grades 

Tennis- Head Coach: Jane Phelps (phelpsj@rcschools.net)


Track- Head Coach: Cody Clawson (clawsonj@rcschools.net)