Football

Football practice for Pickens Middle will begin August 1st from 5:00-6:30.  Practice will be every day from 5:00-6:30 until school starts.  Players will wear helmet, shorts, and t-shirts for the first week of practice.  If the player does not have a helmet, they need to be at PMS by 4:30.  All football players must have a current physical dated after April 1, 2017 on file at Pickens Middle to participate.  Please contact Coach Shipman at andrewshipman@pickens.k12.sc.us if you have any questions.


Dacusville Middle does not have a football team. 7th and 8th grade boys are eligible to play football on the Pickens Middle School team. They must have a sports physical and a signed Concussion Awareness form on file with PMS before they are allowed to participate.Once school starts, a shuttle bus is available to take them to PMS after school but parents must pick them up at PMS after practice ends.