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Ram LogoRAMS STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS

Baseball - 2007, 2009, 2013
Basketball (Boys) - 2007, 2016
Cheer 
- 2000, 2001, 2010, 2011, 2016, 2019

Cross Country (Boys) - 2013, 2014
Cross Country (Girls) - 2008, 2013
Football - 2014, 2016                     
Golf (Boys) - 2005, 2007
Soccer (Girls) - 2007
Softball - 2003, 2014, 2015, 2019
Volleyball
- 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Wrestling - 2003 (Dual Meet), 2003 (Team), 2004 (Dual Meet), 2004 (Team), 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2014, 2015, 2018, 2019 


ATHLETICS OFFICE HOURS
7 am - 3 pm Monday through Fridays


MANDATORY FALL SPORTS PARENT MEETING
MONDAY, AUGUST 19
6:30 PM
RRHS GYMNASIUM 

PARTICIPATION REQUIREMENTS
ATHLETICS POLICY ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
Parents and athletes are required to electronically acknowledge and agree to the athletic policies of RRPS as a prerequisite for participation. Below are policies and agreements that are completed in InfoSnap at the time of school registration.
NMAA Concussion in Sport Fact Sheet (Senate Bill 137)
RRPS Code of Conduct
RRPS Drug and Alcohol Testing Policy
RRPS Concussion Management Protocol
RRPS Athletic Participation Contract

If you have not completed this step in the registration process, please click here to access the RRPS Athletics Policy Acknowledgements.

IN ADDITION, PLEASE COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING FORMS AND ONLINE TRAINING AND EMAIL COPIES AND CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION TO SYLVIA GREENBAUM AT SYLVIA.GREENBAUM@RRPS.NET. 
ONCE ALL ITEMS ARE RECEIVED, STUDENTS MUST COME TO THE RRHS ATHLETICS OFFICE TO VERIFY ACADEMIC ELIGIBILITY.  UPON VERIFICATION, STUDENTS WILL BE ISSUED PARTICIPATION CLEARANCE (GREEN SLIP). STUDENTS MUST THEN GIVE GREEN SLIPS TO THEIR HEAD COACH TO BEGIN PARTICIPATION.

Pre-Participation Physical Evaluation - Physical & History Form
Pre-Participation Physical Evaluation; Special Needs Athlete - Physical & History
NFHS Student Concussion Course
Drug Testing Consent Form
Medical Insurance Card - Copy front and back
NMAA New Consent to Treat Form


VARSITY FOOTBALL SEASON TICKETS ON SALE NOW!!
On sale beginning August 19 through August 23
7:30 am to 3:00 pm M-Th in the athletic office
7:30 am to 12 pm Fri. in the athletic office
Parents must check in at the front office. 
Tickets can also be purchased at the ticket booth the night of the game.
Ticket booth and gates open at 5:30 pm.
COST: $35 for all 5 home games
Cash or check (made out to RRPS)


ATHLETIC EVENT PRICES
ATTENTION: Beginning the Fall of 2019, students will no longer be granted free admission to athletic events with their student ID.  Students will now be required to pay for admission to all athletic events using the pricing schedule below.

Varsity Football
Adults  $6.00
Students/Senior Citizens  $4.00*
 
Reserved Seatback Season Tickets (all ages)  $35.00
Single night Seatback (all ages)  $8.00

*Rio Rancho Public Schools distributes a "Gold Standard" card free of charge to Rio Rancho senior citizens 65 or older.  Gold Standard cards grant senior citizens free admission to all RRPS home athletic events and most fine arts performances including plays, concerts, and choir performances.  To receive a free Gold Standard Card, please click here to fill out the application.


All Other Varsity Contests

Adults - $5
Students/Senior Citizens
 - $3

All Sub-Varsity Contests**
Adults - $4

Students/Senior Citizens - $2


**Sub-varsity prices are charged when the sub-varsity game is a stand alone event.  If the varsity is playing on the same day and at the same venue, varsity prices will be charged.


MEDIA LINKS

 Albuquerque Journal
 KRQE Sports
 Rio Rancho Observer
 National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS)
NFHS Network
KOAT 7 Sports 
NM Preps 
Life of an Athlete 
New Mexico Activites Association (NMAA) 
Schedule Star 
KOB 4 Sports 
ProView Networks 
MaxPreps
NFHS Learn 


RRHS ATHLETICS STAFF DIRECTORY

Athletic Director
Vince Metzgar
505-962-9501
vince.metzgar@rrps.net

Athletic Secretary
Sylvia Greenbaum
505-962-9501
Athletic Trainer
T.J. Fails
505-896-5600 x 53505
Baseball
Ron Murphy
505-896-5600 x 53504
Boys Basketball
Wally Salata
505-896-5600 x 53506
Boys Soccer
John Shepard
505-896-5600 x 53171
Boys Tennis
Tom Gutierrez
Boys Track 
Sal Gonzales
505-896-5600 x 53567
Cheer
Wendy Lopez
505-896-5600 x 53003
Cross Country
Sal Gonzales
505-896-5600 x 53567
Dance
Courtney Willis
courtney.willis@aps.edu
Football
Dave Howes
505-896-5600 x 53592

Girls Basketball
Scott Peterson
505-896-5600
scott.peterson@rrps.net

Girls Soccer
Uwe Balzis
505-896-5600 x 53190
uwe.balzis@rrps.net 
Girls Tennis
Uwe Balzis
505-896-5600 x 53190uwe.balzis@rrps.net 
Girls Track
Nate Pino
505-896-5600 X
nate.pino@rrps.net

Golf
Jason Black
505-896-5600 x 53373
jason.black@rrps.net

Softball
Paul Kohman
505-249-0692
paulkohman@aol.com
Swimming
Stacy Salinas
505-938-0363
stacy.salinas@rrps.net
Volleyball
Toby Manzanares
505-896-5600 x 53510
toby.manzanares@rrps.net
Wrestling
Mike Santos
505-896-5600 x 53509
michael.santos@rrps.net
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