Important Dates

2020 – 2021


September 1
TAPPS Contracts Due
November 2
First Practice
November 9
First Scrimmage
November 12
First Game
February 9
District Certification
February 13
Bi-District Games
February 16
Area Games
February 20
Regional Games
February 23
Semi-Final Games
February 26
TAPPS Championships
March 4
Academic All State Nominations Due
March 10
All State Selection Meeting


Brackets 2021

Athletic Directors and Coaches: The Winter and Spring Brackets are now posted on the TAPPS website.  Thank you for your patience as we have worked through the many issues presented by the pandemic. TAPPS BRACKETS If questions arise, please contact the TAPPS office...

2021 Winter Soccer

Athletic Directors and Coaches: As we continue the 2020-21 season, please note the changes outlined below for the 2021 Soccer Championships. We have hosted Fall Soccer at the complex the last few years and the complex will host the Big 12 Championships beginning next...


Administrators:   As we move toward the Winter Break, TAPPS continues to monitor the pandemic across the state.  The present indicators do not provide for the opportunity to relax our protocols at the present time.  Please review the following as you prepare for...

Winter Sport Score Reporting

Athletic Directors and Coaches: As we continue the winter seasons and approach the winter break, please make sure your teams are releasing their schedules and reporting their scores as required by TAPPS.  Thank you to all whoa re current on your score reporting and to...

Official’s Pay Scale Updates

Athletic Directors and Coaches: The 2020-21 Officials pay scales have been updated on the TAPPS website. This information can be found on the Officials Page. If questions arise, please contact the TAPPS office at [email protected] or by phone at 254-947-9268.

Official Balls for 2020-21

Athletic Directors and Team Sport Head Coaches: As our attention moves from the Spring of 2020 to the 2020-2021 school year, we have fielded calls regarding the official balls for the varying team sports. The official balls must be used for all contests in which your...

2020 Athlete Physical Update

Athletic Directors and Athletic Trainers: With the disruption of normal activities over the past few weeks, our athletic trainers have been following up on student physicals. There are many students with physicals expiring between March and June. TAPPS is extending...

CHAI / EXOS Workout Programs

Athletic Directors and Coaches: Please follow the link below to a series of workouts developed by EXOS. CHAI / EXOS Workout Series Thank you to Children's Health Andrews Institute for providing this content.

NFHS Learn – Continuing Education

Athletic Directors and Coaches: The National Federation of State High School Associations continues to develop content for their training portal, NFHSLearn. Many of the courses are free, while some have a nominal fee charged. During this time when normal routines are...