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Parents follow the below step by step instructions on how to register on the NEW DragonFly Platform via the web by downloading the pdf or watching the video.

Step 1. How to Sign up for a DragonFly account: Download PDF     Watch Video

Step 2. How to Connect to your School on the web:  Download PDF        Watch Video

Step 3. How to Add your student to your parent account: Download PDF     Watch Video

Step 4. How to Submit your student forms online:  Download PDF       Watch Video


Use this link for step by step instructions on how to register your student on the DragonFly platfom with your Mobile Phone.

Physical Forms 2022-2023

For the 2022-2023 physical form, please click below.




Please see below for some important athletic reminders and updates.

1. DragonFly Registration: All athletic registration this year has been moved to the NCHSAA's new DragonFly system. Information is located on the HRHS athletic page. REGISTRATION MUST BE 100% COMPLETE IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN ANY WORKOUTS/PRACTICES AT HICKORY RIDGE.

     A. You may register for an account and link to Hickory Ridge High School at Once you have a created an account, you should complete each step of the registration in order to participate in skill development this summer or tryout for a team at Hickory Ridge in 2022-23.  Once you are 100% complete, you may participate in Hickory Ridge athletics. In order to be considered 100%, you must be registered on DragonFly and have a current physical on file (either electronically on DragonFly or as a hard-copy in the HRHS Athletic Office).

     B. If your physical is currently on file at Hickory Ridge, we will enter your physical information for you. You must still complete the parent portion of the physical (health history/information) on DragonFly. We will only enter the actual doctor's physical documentation. Rising 9th grade physicals have been transferred from your middle school if you are coming from a Cabarrus County Middle School. For questions about physicals, please email Shatt Vang, ATC, at 


2. Summer Workout Information: Some (but not all) teams will have open skill development sessions over the summer. These sessions are open to all but required of none.  Please see below for a list of coach contacts. Please contact your sport's coach for summer workout information:

     A. JV/V Football - Coach Wilson –

     B. JV/V Volleyball - Coach Elfe –

     C. M/W Cross-Country - Coach Karis –

     D. Women's Tennis – Coach Whichel –

     E. JV/V Cheer – Coach Pruette –

     F. Women's Golf - Coach Winterberg –

     G. JV/V Men's Soccer - Coach Noble –

     H. JV/V Women's Basketball - Coach Wilson –

        I. JV/V Men's Basketball - Coach Broome –

     J. Wrestling - Coach Sloan –

     K. M/W Swimming - Coach Krieger –

     L. JV/V Softball - Coach Davies –

     M. JV/V Baseball - Coach Sells –

     N. Women's Track & Field - Coach Williams –

     O. Men's Track & Field - Coach Wilson –

     P. Men's Golf - Coach Jones –

     Q. Men's Tennis - TBA

     R. JV/V Women’s Soccer - TBA


4. Fall Sports Start 8/1/22: The official start date for Fall Sports is 8/1/22. A MANDATORY parent concussion meeting will be held in the Cafeteria at Hickory Ridge on 7/26/22 at 6:30pm and 8/3/22 at 6:30pm in cafeteria. A parent of all athletes intending to tryout or participate on a fall team MUST ATTEND.  Please contact your sport's coach for information concerning tryout times, etc.

     A. JV/V Football - Coach Wilson –

     B. JV/V Volleyball - Coach Elfe –

     C. M/W Cross-Country - Coach Karis –

     D. Women's Tennis – Coach Whichel -

     E. JV/V Cheer – Coach Pruette –

     F. Women's Golf - Coach Winterberg –

     G. JV/V Men's Soccer - Coach Noble –


5. Fall NCHSAA Eligibility: In order to participate in sports at Hickory Ridge in the Fall of 2022, a student must have passed 3-of-4 classes during the Spring '22 Semester and not have missed more than 13 DAYS of school during the Spring '22 Semester.  These eligibility qualifications pertain to all rising 10-12 graders for the 22-23 school year. Rising Freshmen are automatically academically eligible to participate in the Fall. If you are in danger of not making the 13 absence threshold, please contact Athletic Director Chris Batchelor at to discuss options to apply for a hardship waiver.


Thank You and Horns Up

Chris Batchelor, Athletic Director


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Summer 2021

Hello Ragin' Bulls families: Please see below for important athletics reminders:

  1. Online athletics registration for the 2021-22 season is now open. In order to participate in any athletics activity at Hickory Ridge, you must be registered and have a current physical on file. Click HERE to complete your registration for the upcoming school year. For questions concerning physicals, please email
  2. Yellow Card Pick UpWednesday July 28 from 5-7pm at the upper practice field beside the school.  In order to participate in a fall sport (Cheer, Football, Volleyball, Cross-Country, Women's Tennis, Women's Golf, Men's Soccer), you MUST have a Yellow Card in your possession on the first day of tryouts.  HRHS Yellow Cards, issued by the Athletic Training staff at Hickory Ridge, are your "Ticket to Play." Having a card tells your sport's coach on tryout day that you are REGISTERED for athletics at Hickory Ridge and that you have a current PHYSICAL on file. To expedite distribution, please make sure you are registered and have a physical on file prior to pick up.  If you have questions or concerns, please email prior to NOON on 7/27.  
  3. ELIGIBILITY:  Fall sports eligibility for rising 10th-12th graders is based on your child's Spring 2021 grades. In order to be eligible, your child must have passed 3-of-4 classes and have earned enough credits during the previous school year to be promoted.  Academic eligibility may not be checked until after tryouts have started.  If you have concerns, please email  Rising 9th graders are automatically academically eligible for the Fall 2021 sports season.
  4. Mandatory Fall Sports Parent Meeting:  There will be two opportunities to attend the mandatory athletic parent meeting.  The first meeting will be Thursday, July 29 at 6:30pm in the Hickory Ridge cafeteria and the second meeting will be August 9 at 6:30pm in the Hickory Ridge Cafeteria.  A parent of all fall athletes should plan to attend one of the meetings.  This meeting is required in order to participate in NCHSAA athletics.   There will be two other meetings scheduled closer to winter and spring seasons for parents of those student-athletes to attend at that time.  
  5. Some of our teams have begun optional summer workouts. Please email your sport's coach for information.  You must be registered and have a current physical on file to participate.
  6. Fall Sports - JV/V Football, JV/V Volleyball, JV/V Men's Soccer, JV/V Fall Cheer, Men's and Women's Cross-Country, Women's Golf, Women's Tennis - will begin official tryouts/practice on Monday, August 2nd. Please contact your sport's coach for tryout information. 



              Women’s Golf

              Cross Country

              Men’s Soccer

               Cheerleading or


              Women’s Tennis

SUMMER DEAD PERIOD #2: The week of July 19-23 are NCHSAA dead weeks. There will be no athletics activities at HRHS during this week.... Enjoy the time off!

Summer Softball Camp:  Camp will be held July 27-29 6-8pm at the HRHS softball field.  Please email Justin Davies at for more information or to register.

Summer Baseball Camp:  Camp will be held July 27-29 9am-12pm at the HRHS baseball field for ages 6 through rising high school freshman.  Please email Damon Whalen at 


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Chris Batchelor

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