R.W. TRAIP ACADEMY- HOME OF THE RANGERS

Announcements

Winter Sports 

 State Play-offs 

Events calendar:


Boys/Girls Basketball

( Class C  South) 

Pre-lim

Quarter-Finals

Semi-Finals

Regional Final

State Final 


Boys/Girls Indoor Track

( Class B South) 

WMC Championships

State Class B Meet


Competition Cheering

( Class C ) 

WMC Championships

South Regionals

State Competition















R.W. Traip Academy Athletics
      
If you have questions please contact Mike Roberge AP/AD (CAA) 

call - 439-1121 x104 

email - mroberge@kitteryschools.com


If you have questions for the Athletic Trainer - Kathy Grinvalsky

call - 439-1121 x136

email - kgrinvalsky@kitteryschools.com




Parents and Athletes: Please don't forget to check out the Concussion section of this site!


FOR UPDATED SCHEDULES PLEASE VISIT:


www.schedulestar.com



TRAIP ACADEMY ATHLETIC BOOSTERS
Concession Stands 
Great food, snacks & drinks @ All Home Games

COME OUT AND SUPPORT THE BOOSTERS!

Congratulations to Evan Porter:

Maine Track & Cross Country Coaches Association
2016 Indoor Track & Field Boys All-State Team



                           


TICK SEASON - Make sure you and your student athlete are taking the appropriate steps to protect yourself!


Preventing Tick Bites

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While it is a good idea to take preventive measures against ticks year-round, be extra vigilant in warmer months (April-September) when ticks are most active.

Avoid Direct Contact with Ticks

Avoid wooded and bushy areas with high grass and leaf litter. Walk in the center of trails.

Repel Ticks with DEET or Permethrin

Use repellents that contain 20 to 30% DEET (N, N-diethyl-m-toluamide) on exposed skin and clothing for protection that lasts up to several hours. Always follow product instructions. Parents should apply this product to their children, avoiding hands, eyes, and mouth.


Use products that contain permethrin on clothing. Treat clothing and gear, such as boots, pants, socks and tents with products containing 0.5% permethrin. It remains protective through several washings. Pre-treated clothing is available and may be protective longer.

Other repellents registered by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) may be found at http://cfpub.epa.gov/oppref/insect/. (http://cfpub.epa.gov/oppref/insect/) (http://www.cdc.gov/Other/disclaimer.html)

Find and Remove Ticks from Your Body

Bathe or shower as soon as possible after coming indoors (preferably within two hours) to wash off and more easily find ticks that are crawling on you.

Conduct a full-body tick check using a hand-held or full-length mirror to view all parts of your body upon return from tick-infested areas. 

Parents should check their children for ticks under the arms, in and around the ears, inside the belly button, behind the knees, between the legs, around the waist, and especially in their hair.

Examine gear and pets. Ticks can ride into the home on clothing and pets, then attach to a person later, so carefully examine pets, coats, and day packs.

Tumble clothes in a dryer on high heat for an hour to kill remaining ticks. (Some research suggests that shorter drying times may also be effective, particularly if the clothing is not wet.)