Athletic Statement

Participation in high school athletics is a privilege, which carries with it varying degrees of honor, responsibility and sacrifice. Since athletic competition on high school teams is a privilege and not a right, those who choose to participate will be expected to follow the Code of Conduct established by the administration, and other specific coaches' rules for their sport. Athletes represent their school and student body. Athletes are to conduct themselves in a manner that is becoming to their family, Pike Central High School and the community.

Athletic

The goal of the Pike Central Athletic Department is to provide the best opportunities for student-athletes to excel in teamwork, sportsmanship, self-discipline and moral character. The purpose is to provide each participant with experience that will be positive, memorable and that help the athlete develop the capacity for commitment to a cause, acceptance of responsibility and loyalty towards any endeavor. 

Athlete Defined

The Pike Central athlete is defined as and includes all young men and women who represent a team that engages in interscholastic competition and further includes cheerleaders, lifters, student managers, trainers, statisticians and all support personnel.

Athletic Program Profile

Pike Central High School supports seventeen (17) sports that offer thirty-four (34) different teams to the student body grades 9-12. Student-athletes are coached by 40 men and women and participate in over 350 contests per year. Pike Central is a charter member of the Pocket Athletic Conference (PAC). Members are Gibson Southern, Heritage Hills, North Posey, Pike Central, Southridge, South Spencer, Tecumseh, Tell City, and Forest Park.

The goal of the Pike Central Athletic Department is to provide the best opportunities for student-athletes to excel in teamwork, sportsmanship, self-discipline and moral character. The purpose is to provide each participant with experience that will be positive, memorable and that help the athlete develop the capacity for commitment to a cause, acceptance of responsibility and loyalty towards any endeavor.