Athletics Calendar 2013-2014
All students must complete Junior High Authorization
for Athletic Participation.
Sports physicals required for athletes grades 7–12
BEFORE AN ATHLETE CAN PARTICIPATE IN PRACTICE HE/SHE MUST HAVE A CURRENT PHYSICAL SIGNED BY A PHYSICIAN AND PARENT/GUARDIAN. THIS MUST BE TURNED INTO THE MAIN OFFICE PRIOR TO THE FIRST DAY OF PRACTICE. NO STUDENT WILL BE ALLOWED TO PRACTICE WITHOUT A CURRENT PHYSICAL.
Students playing sports at PSD middle and high schools are required to have sports physicals before the first practice. Authorization for Athletic Participation forms are available at all secondary schools, online at www.psdschools.org, or at the PSD Johannsen Support Services Center, 2407 LaPorte Avenue. Information: (970) 490-3106
Sports participation fees are $75/sport for athletes in grades 7–8 and $85/sport for athletes in grades 9–12, with a family maximum of $250 per year. Fees are higher for home-schooled, private school, and charter school students participating on PSD athletic teams. Information: (970) 490-3106
PLAYERS WILL NEED RIDES HOME UNTIL THE ACTIVITY BUS BEGINS ON AUGUST 30TH
Football for 8th graders will begin on August 6th and includes students who want to be managers and film crew in addition to players. Meet in the new gym. If you have questions, please contact Coach Brewen.
Football for 7th graders will begin on August 6th. Meet in the new gym. If you have questions, please call Coach Springsteen at 488-7437.
NOTICE: THE DISTRICT IS ALLOWING PRACTICE FOR FOOTBALL TO BEGIN BEFORE SCHOOL STARTS. THIS WILL ENABLE ALL ATHLETES TO PARTICIPATE IN ENOUGH PRACTICES BEFORE THEIR FIRST GAME.
Softball for 7th and 8th grade girls will begin August 21st. Athletes should meet on the softball fields after school. Practices will be held every day after school from 2:30 - 4:30pm. All players must have a current physical on file to participate. Softball is a “no-cut” sport, and the girls will be playing two games per week. Varsity players will play on Mondays and Thursdays; Junior Varsity players will play Wednesdays and Fridays. The first softball game is at CLPMS on September 6th against Kinard. If you have any questions, please direct them to Carla Bredehoft @ firstname.lastname@example.org.
All boys and girls interested in running cross country in the fall should email Terri Berger at email@example.com. Cross country is a long distance running sport and is open to 6th, 7th, and 8th graders. Practice is every day after school from 2:25-3:30pm starting on August 21st. Athletes will need a new pair of running shoes, shorts, a sleeveless shirt or tank top, and a water bottle. The longest race is 2.5 miles, and the shortest race is 2 miles. Come out and enjoy running! Interested students should sign-up through the City of Fort Collins Recreation Dept. Call 221-6309 for more information.
Seventh and eighth graders are eligible for CLPMS Tennis. Players of all abilities are welcome; we do not cut according to ability. Positive attitudes are required, however, in addition to responsibility, attendance, and school eligibility for grades and citizenship! We have rackets to loan. Tennis shoes required, and shorts with pockets. We will publish schedules as soon as we can. Contact Coach Eric Hermann for more info: firstname.lastname@example.org or 970-482-8339.