Department of Defense Education Activity


Welcome to the 2019-2020 Athletic Year!

  • The athletic program at Shughart Middle School is open to all 6th (except football), 7th and 8th grade students.
  • Students must have a current physical in order to tryout. 
  • Students must meet all other eligibility requirements upon making a team.
  • Shughart Middle School is a part of the Harnett County Conference.
  • All games will begin at 4:00 PM.


  • Home Games: Admission to all games at Shughart Middle School is free of charge for SHUGHART PARENTS & STUDENTS.
  • Away Games:  Adults and students (K-12) - $5.00, Children under Kindergarten get in free.


Athletic Programs : POC is


Fall Winter Spring
Football Boys'  Basketball Boys'  Baseball
Volleyball Girls'  Basketball Girls'  Softball
Boys'  Soccer     Girls'  Soccer
First Day of Practice 
  • Fall – August 28, 2019
  • Winter – November 12, 2019
  • Spring – February 12, 2020


Eligibility Requirements


  • Academics:  The student must pass at least one less course than the number of required core courses each semester.
  • Attendance: A player must be in attendance at least 85% of the previous semester.
  • Age:  A student shall not participate on a seventh or eighth grade team if the student becomes 15 years of age on or before August 31st of that school year.
  • Physical– Must have a current physical to participate.


NOTE: An athlete becomes eligible or ineligible on the first day of the new semester.