Whether you join one of our teams or just want to cheer them on, here you’ll find all the information you will need about Desert Shadows' athletics programs.

Mr. Genga

Mr. Genga
Athletic Director (Email)
Desert Shadows Middle School


DSMS Athletics Overview

View the DSMS Athletics Overview Presentation.

DSMS Athletics Calendar

Check the dates of upcoming events so you’ll never miss a game!

View the Festival Athletics Calendar.  

DSMS Athletics Practice Schedule

Practices are held after school Monday through Thursday from 2:50 to 4:00.

DSMS Athletics Late Bus Schedule and Parent Pick Up

The late bus picks up between 4:10 and 4:20 p.m. in the back lot.

Parent pick ups are in the back lot only.

Bus Drop Off Schedule:

  1. 4:20 PM - Desert Shadows Middle School / 5858 E. SWEETWATER AVE.
  2. 4:25 PM - N. 70TH ST & E. SWEETWATER AVE. (NNW) / E. Sweetwater Ave. & N. 70th St.
  3. 4:26 PM - E. SWEETWATER AVE & N. 75TH PL. (WSW) / E. Sweetwater Ave & N. 75th Pl.
  4. 4:28 PM - N. 82ND ST. & E. WOOD DR. (NNW) / E. Wood Dr. & N. 82nd St.
  5. 4:30 PM - E. CHARTER OAK DR. & N. 83RD ST. (WSW)
  6. 4:30 PM - E. SWEETWATER AVE. & N. 84TH ST. (S)
  7. 4:35 PM - N. 70TH ST. & E. LUDLOW DR. (SSE) / E. LUDLOW DR. & N. 70TH ST.
  8. 4:37 PM - N. 69TH ST. & E. ACOMA DR. (SSE) / E. ACOMA DR. & N. 69TH ST.
  9. 4:39 PM - ELITE APARTMENTS (SW) / E. Greenway Pkwy & Kierland Apartments
  10. 4:40 PM - N. 71ST ST. & E. TIERRA BUENA LN (SSE) / E. TIERRA BUENA LN & N. 71ST ST.
  11. 4:55 PM - East Lot / 20621 N. 32ND ST.

Contact Our Coaches

Softball

7th Grade Coach - Mrs. Nobley

8th Grade Coach - Mrs. Bell

Basketball

7th Grade - Ms. Yoshimine

8th Grade - Mr. Sand

Question about a team or a sport?

Participation Form

All Desert Shadows athletes must complete and return this form with any required fees and the signature of a parent or guardian.

Away Game/Meet Release Form

This away game/meet form must be signed before athletes can accompany the team at athletic events that happen off-campus.

No Pass/No Play Policy

Read our policy regarding minimum grade achievement among our athletes.

PVSchools Athletics Site

Visit our district's Middle School Athletics webpage for more information.

Still have questions? Visit our Athletics FAQ page.