Fall 2019-20 Sports Information
*To be able to try out for Fall Sports, students must have their Athletic Packet turned in before the FIRST tryout practice starts unless there is a cut off date to turn in packets. You should attend all of the tryout days. Cheer & Volleyball will have their own cut off dates for the Athletic Packets to be turned in or it will be too late to try out. Please see the dates below. Athletes should choose one sport to play, unless the other sport is on the off day. (Ex: Tu & Th) ( Wed). (Talk with the coach ahead of time if your child is not able to attend all practices.)
GIRLS SOCCER TRYOUTS - Tuesday, Aug. 20 from 3-5 - Tryouts are Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday (Aug. 20 - 22) - Normal practice days are Tuesdays & Thursdays from 3-5 - Soccer has 8 games at Clayton, which are usually on Saturdays - Games are not set
BOYS SOCCER TRYOUTS - Thursday, Aug. 15 from 3-5 - Tryouts are Wednesday & Tuesday (Aug. 15 & 20) - Normal practice days are Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 3-5 - Soccer has 8 games at the Clayton fields, which are usually on Saturdays - Games are not set
BW FLAG FOOTBALL (GIRLS & BOYS) TRYOUTS - Thursday, August 27 from 3-5 - Tryouts will be Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday (August 27, 28 & 29) - Practices will be Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 3-5 - Games will be during the week after school
GIRLS TENNIS - Tuesday, August 20 - Practice at Kaufman Park - Practice days will be set when a coach is hired - 6 Tennis matches will be on Saturday mornings at various schools (9 am to 1 pm - Must have your own transportation to the matches) - Boys Tennis will be in the spring
CROSS COUNTRY PRACTICE - (GIRLS & BOYS) (XC) - Practice will start on Wednesday, September 4 from 3-4:15 - Practices are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays from 3-4:15 - There will be a 4:15 activity bus for transportation home as long as there are after school activities going on - Girls and boys will run in separate races - There will be 3-5 meets (MSIL League) 2 at Heman Park
BOYS SWIMMING - The first practice day is Wednesday, August 21 - Practice at U-City HS pool - Students may take bus #2 to the HS pool - Practice is on Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 3-5 - The boys should get a swimming bus pass from Ms. Wenneker during school hours (if you wait until after school you may miss the bus) - No experience necessary, the coaches will teach the boys to swim for free - There will be 2-4 swim meets at various schools - (Girls swimming will be in the winter)
BOYS & GIRLS GOLF - The first practice day is Tuesday, August 27 from 3-4:15 - The coach will teach you how to play There is no cost - The practices will be at Ruth Park - All levels are welcome
FRIDAY, AUGUST 31 IS THE LAST DAY FOR CHEERLEADERS TO TURN IN THEIR PAPERWORK TO BE ABLE TO TRY OUT FOR CHEER. PLEASE DO NOT WAIT UNTIL THE LAST MINUTE! NO EXCEPTIONS!
3 DAY CHEERLEADING TRYOUTS - The first day is Tuesday, Sept. 3 from 3-5 - Tryouts will be Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday (Sept. 3, 4 & 5) (Mon. Sept. 9 only if needed) - After tryouts, practices will be on Wednesdays from 3-5 to prepare for the Homecoming Parade - After the parade, Cheerleaders will resume practices December 18 and will cheer for the basketball teams - There is a $40.00 fee for Cheerleading and it covers bows, face paint, food/snacks, and various items) - The same cheer team will do the parades & cheer for basketball - Please Choose one sport (more if the days do not overlap)
GIRLS SOFTBALL - Practice will start Thursday, August 22 from 3-5 - Practices will be Tuesdays & Thursdays from 3-5 - Games will be determined by number of girls, skill level and other teams availability - All levels are welcome - If you have a bat or glove you can bring it, otherwise the equipment will be provided
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 6 IS THE LAST DAY TO TURN IN THEIR PAPERWORK TO BE ABLE TO TRY OUT FOR VOLLEYBALL. PLEASE DO NOT WAIT UNTIL THE LAST MINUTE! NO EXECPTIONS!
GIRLS VOLLEYBALL TRYOUTS - Tryout Start Date is Tuesday, Sept. 10 - Tryouts will be Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday (September 10, 11 & 12) from 3-5 - Normal practice days will be Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays from 3-5 - Games will be on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays with 7-8 games.
ARCHERY for BOYS & GIRLS - Will start in October (TBA) - More info to come - Practices will be on Saturdays from 9:00 to 11:30 am at U-City HS - We are in the process of hiring the coaches - Archery will participate in competitions - All levels are welcome