The athletic program at L.H. Rather is structured to provide the skills and knowledge necessary for competition at the next level. Our coaches are dedicated professionals whose goal is to lead and motivate every student athlete. With support from coaches, teachers, and parents, junior high athletics can be a very positive experience.
*All athletes must pass an athletic physical (signed by a physician) and submit it to the coaches prior to participation of any kind. Incoming 7th graders will need to complete this before the first day of school. Incoming 8th graders only need a physical if he/she did not participate in athletics the previous year.
*Under the "No Pass-No Play" rule, athletes must pass all classes to be eligible for participation.
*All required paperwork must be completed and returned before participating in athletics.
*Athletes must follow the rules, requirements, and procedures outlined by the coaching staff at all times.