• The Broward County Middle School Athletic Association (MSAA) of Broward County Public Schools is committed to building leaders through sportsmanship, citizenship, and fair play. MSAA currently oversees 59 public and charter middle schools and 8 different sports. The MSAA sports are Soccer, Cross Country, Golf, Basketball, Track & Field Events, Flag Football, Volleyball, and Floorball.  

    All student-athletes must maintain a minimum of a 2.0 GPA.  Students who fall below this standard are ineligible to play.

  • Athletics plays an important part in a child's life. Team sports and activities promote good physical health, social skills, and communication skills. When students learn to work together as a team, they build a foundation for good sportsmanship. 

spectator bag policy

Learn More about Cardinal Athletics

  • Click each tab to learn more about Cardinal Athletics

Athletic Director

  • Ben Joseph Athletic DirectorPlease contact Ben Joseph Athletic Director for any questions about Cardinal Athletics


  • Coach Amatulli DMS SoccerSoccer - Fall
    Girls - Coach Amatulli

    Boys - Coach Gancitano

    In order to try out student must have a sports phyiscal and parent permission form. 
    Both forms can be found in the front office or room 701 or 704 or through the links on this page.


  • Cheerleading - Fall


  • Coach Gancitano DMS VolleyballCoach Stewart DMS VolleyballVolleyball - Fall
    Boys - Coach Gancitano

    Girls - Coach Stewart

    You must have a parent permission form to participate.

    See Ms. Gancitano in room 701

Flag Football

  • Coach Darcy DMS Flag FootballCoach Henry DMS Girls Flag FootballFlag Football - Spring

    Girls - Coach Henry  
    Boys - Coach Darcy

    If you're interested in flag football see one of the coaches for more information.

    You must have a completed and signed Girls Permission Form or Boys Permission Form to participate in tryouts. You will also need a completed and signed physical form to tryout.



    Coach Prescott DMS Girls FloorballFloorball - Spring
    Boys -  Coach Birdsong

    Girls - Coach Prescott

    Please complete and bring the following permission form and athletic physical form to tryouts.

    If you're interested in floorball, see one of the coaches for more information.

Track & Field

  • Coach Prescott Boys and GIrls FieldTrack & Field  - Spring
    Boys Track - Coach Walters

    Girls Track - 

    Boys & Girls Field - Coach Prescott

    Track & Field Permission Tryout Form

    If you're interested in Field & Track, see one of the coaches for more information.

Cross Country

  • Coach Bennett DMS Cross CountryCross Country - Fall
    Ms. Bennett is the coach for boys and girls cross country.

    If you're interested in Cross Country, see Ms. Bennett for more information.

    Students must have permission form for interest meeting and tryouts, and be picked up on time by a parent.


  • Coach Stubbs DMS BacketballBasketball - Fall
    Boys - Coach Stubbs

    Girls - Coach Johnson

    If you're interested in basketball see one of the coaches for more information.