Forest Middle School Athletics

Announcements:

September 27:

Due to safety and supervisory concerns, all students in grades PreK through 8 must be accompanied by an adult for entrance to all BCPS athletic events. This will take effect beginning August 31, 2022.


Basketball:

Girls Open Gym: Tuesdays from 4:00-6:00

Boys Open Gym: Thursdays from 6:00-7:45

An up to date VHSL physical is required


Baseball: FMS Fall Baseball practices will start on Tuesday, September 6th at Thacker Field from 6 to 8 PM, every Tuesday and Thursday until the end of October.

Players need an up to date VHSL physical in order to participate. These need to be turned in to Coach Mace the first night of practice.

Players need to bring turfs and their baseball equipment each night. Practices will be held rain or shine. If you have any questions, please email Coach Gilleland at rgilleland@bedford.k12.va.us

Available Now

  • Price: $30

  • Can purchase multiple cards

  • One punch is good for one event admission

  • May be used for multiple admissions at the same event.

    • Example, if you bring five to an event the ticket taker would punch your card five times.

  • Can be used at FMS home events only

  • Can be used through halftime of FMS football games with a JV football game to follow. After halftime only JFHS punch cards will be accepted (in addition to the regular cash or GoFan admission)

Upcoming Events...

JF Girls Basketball will be holding a skills clinic at JF with NBA trainer Ryan Goodson!! Open to guys and girls that would like to attend, from any school!

Ryan Goodson is a world renowned basketball trainer and has conducted camps in 30 states and 8 countries. He also has worked around some of the NBA’s best including: Stephen Curry, Zach Lavine, Trae Young, Anthony Edwards and Mac McClung. He directed the Stephen Curry Skills Academy alongside Curry and recently served as a basketball coordinator for a Sprite Commercial with NBA Stars Trae Young (Atlanta Hawks) and Anthony Edwards (Minnesota Timberwolves). Ryan has also trained with NBA Stars: Mac McClung (Golden State Warriors), Seth Curry (Brooklyn Nets), Khris Middleton (Milwaukee Bucks) and assisted in training with NBA All Star Zach Lavine (Chicago Bulls).

For the Athlete:

Forest Middle School sports are open to all 6th, 7th and 8th grade FMS students. In order to participate in athletic activities such as open gyms, conditioning, and try outs you must have a current VHSL physical. The VHSL physical form can be found in the FMS main office or on the VHSL website by clicking the link below:


VHSL PPE Form 2022-2023.pdf


Athletes must have a current VHSL physical on file before participating in any open gym/conditioning or tryouts. Be sure you use the updated form above.


Ticket Prices:

Seminole District games (high school): $7

Middle school games at FMS: $5

Middle school games at JF played before JV games: $7



Activities Director: Janelle Trosper

Phone: 434-525-6630

E-Mail: jtrosper@bedford.k12.va.us