Important Information for all DPS Athletic Events - Starting Immediately (10/1/2021)

Starting immediately, October 1, 2021 all DPS athletic events require all students be accompanied by a parent or guardian to attend the event. We are very sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. 

DPS Tickets by School

Listed below are the links to purchase tickets by school. Games will usually be posted the day of the game. For conference games, the tickets will be on the home team's page. Tickets can also be purchased at the door on the day of the event with cash.

High Schools:

Belmont -

Dunbar -

Meadowdale -

Ponitz -

Stivers -

Thurgood Marshall -

Middle Schools:

EJ Brown -

Stivers -

Wogaman -

Wright Brothers -

Girls Basketball Preseason Honors from the Dabbelt Report

The Dabbelt Report released its 2021-22 Miami Valley Super 60, Preseason Dayton Top 125 and Dayton Rising Stars lists for girls basketball. Two DPS student athletes made the Super 60. six made the Top 125 and 2 made the Dayton Rising Stars list. Congratulations to all the DPS student athletes selected.
Miami Valley Super 60
Jordan Pettigrew (Sr) - Ponitz
Morgan Postell (So) - Thurgood Marshall
Dayton Top 125
Zheyiah Rolack (So) - Meadowdale
Jordan Pettigrew (Sr) - Ponitz
Trinitee Frazier (Jr) - Stivers
Samara Gibson (So) - Thurgood Marshall
Morgan Postell (So) - Thurgood Marshall
Dayton Rising Stars 
LaShelle Bennett (Sr) - Meadowdale
Makayla Williams (So) - Thurgood Marshall

Keith Byars inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame

   Keith Byars was honored by Ohio State on Oct 30, 2021 for his induction into the College Football Hall of Fame. Byars was voted to the 1981 Parade All American High School football team after his season year at Roth High School. He was also an All American in 1984 for the Buckeyes and finished second in Heisman Trophy voting. When he graduated, he held the single season record for rushing yards in a season with 1764, which has since been broken. Byars was the #10 pick in the 1986 NFL draft and played 14 years in the NFL For 4 teams.

Former Dunbar running back Tavion Thomas sets school record for rushing touchdowns in a season

     Former Dunbar running back, Tavion Thomas ran for 3 touchdowns to raise his season total to 17. The 17 tds sets a new school record for rushing touchdowns in a season while helping #23 Utah upset #3 Oregon 38-7. Over his last 3 games, Tavion has run for 431 yards and 11 touchdowns.