PAC Eligibility Status
- Students educated per the South Carolina Code of Laws 59-65-40, 59-65-45, 59-65-46,
or 59-65-47 or via the virtual school method per the South Carolina Code of Laws 59-16
- Students educated per the South Carolina Code of Laws 59-40 (Charter Schools)
provided their athletic director or principle provides documentation certifying the
school does not offer the sport in question and gives permission for the child to
- Students educated in a private school provided their athletic director or principle
provides documentation certifying the school does not offer the sport in question and
gives permission for the child to participate
For Students in counties that border South Carolina, the above eligibility rules would apply as
appropriate for their home state.
- An academically ineligible player may not take part in practice sessions. Once a student has
enrolled as a full time student (more than twelve hours) at a post-secondary institution, he or
she is no longer eligible to participate in a Member Organization. A public or private school
student who has been unable to maintain academic eligibility is ineligible to participate in
interscholastic activities as a student in a Member Organization for the following semester.
Playing for PAC and local school
- if an athlete chooses to play for the local school in a sport, he cannot play for PAC in a different sport.
- if an athlete tries out for a public school sport and doesn’t make the team, he/she cannot try to get on a PAC team once tryouts are over in the same sport they tried out for at the local school.
- if an athlete plays for a local school one year but the next year he/she wants to play for PAC, he is eligible.
- if an athlete plays for PAC in a sport and wants to play another sport at another time, but PAC doesn’t offer it, he/she is able to try-out at the local school
- an athlete that plays for PAC is free to participate in any other extracurricular activity at the local school as long as it is not a sport offered at PAC
What Gender can play on which team:
- All Girls- Volleyball, Girls Golf, Girls Soccer team, Girls basketball team
- All Boys-Boys Baseball teams, Boys Basketball teams, Boys Football teams
- Includes Boys and Girls: Cross Country, Sporting Clays, Spring Golf, Cheerleading, Boys Soccer (co-ed team if needed)