ROMS - Athletics - Home of the Bulldogs


  • The fee to participate in the first season for ROMS is $100.  Go directly to SchoolPay to pay. You must also upload your receipt from School Pay to Big Teams
  • If you are not registered please click here for step-by-step instructions.  For support please call 1-866-448-9438.
  • A physical post dated April 15, 2022 must be uploaded as a part of the registration along with your $100 pay to participate receipt. IF the athlete is cut a refund will occur.
  • Click here for a physical form!

Fall - September - November


Girls Basketball  -   First day of tryouts will be Thursday, September 8th

                                    Coaches:  7th Grade - michael.betman@royaloakschools.org                                                                                 8th Grade - brian.sopata@royaloakschools.org  

                                    2022 Girls Basketball  INFORMATION LINK                                        

Cross Country    -   (one team, grades 6-8 boys/girls)       

                                       Coaches:  kelley.miko@royaloakschools.org                                                                                                            jim.bowker@royaloakschools.org                                                                                                            erica.lee@royaloakschools.org  

                                     2022 Cross Country Website Link

                                       SUMMER TRAINING LINK


FOOTBALL  -  (one team, 7/8 grade)      Conditioning starts Thursday, September 8th                        

                                        Coaches:    jason.chmiel@royaloakschools.org                                                                                                         jason.palazzolo@royaloakschools.org                                                                                                    alexander.tsakoff@royaloakschools.org

                                          FUTURE RAVENS CAMP LINK                                                                                                              RAVENS WEIGHT AND CONDITIONING CAMP LINK


WINTER 1:  Mid November - Mid January     

Boys Basketball        

Basketball Coaches:   7th Grade - KevinFriesen  and     8th Grade - John Sebastian        

Swim   (Boys and Girls 7th and 8th)      

Coach Alex Buckheim   (alexanderjbuckheim@gmail.com)    and Jamie Blake

        6th Grade Intramural Swim Team Start Time TBD    


WINTER 2: Late January - Mid March

Wrestling (one team, 6-8 grade)           

Coach:  Jeff Bowman         Jeff.Bowman@oakland.k12.mi.us                       

Girls Volleyball 

7th Grade Coaches: natalie.weir@royaloakschools.org  lauren.shafer@royaloakschoools.org              8th Grade Coach:     michael.betman@royaloakschools.org 

  MEET SCHEDULE with away address and map link


SPRING: April-May  TRACK                 TRACK WEBSITE LINK


Boys Track (One team,  7/8) eric.wright@royaloakschools.org & erica.lee@royaloakschools.org 

Girls Track (One team,  7/8)  kelley.miko@royaloakschools.org & alexanderjbuckheim@gmail.com


ROMS Athletic Eligibility

Click on School Pay for the link -

 School Pay/  

If you are interested in participating in athletics or an intramural sport at Royal Oak Middle School please review the information below.   

External Link MHSAA Parent Guide   

PDF DocumentMHSAA Physical   

External LinkConcussion Resources