Students shall be officially registered and attending a member MPSSAA school. They may represent only the school in which they are registered and at which it is anticipated they will complete their graduation requirements.
Students who are 19 years old or older as of August 31 are ineligible to participate in interscholastic athletics.
3. Physical Examination:
A student shall be examined and certified to the high school principal as being physically fit to participate in any tryout, practice, or contest of a school team. The examination shall be performed by a qualified physician. Student physical examinations will cover one calendar year only. Verification of an examination must be submitted each year of participation, after June 1st of the subsequent year.
4. Athletic Insurance & Parental Permission
Every candidate for and participant on an interscholastic team must provide proof of parental permission and have insurance covering possible accident or injury in school-sponsored games, practice sessions and during travel to and from athletic contests. Such coverage may be provided through the purchase of scholastic accident insurance, or by providing proof of similar or superior insurance protection. Parents and/or guardians of athletes should anticipate the distinct possibility of incurring medical expenses for injuries related to participation in sports that will not be covered by insurance.