Important dates to remember for Waconia fall sports

WildcatsCMYKAlthough it feels like summer just arrived, the beginning of the school year and fall sports practices are just around the corner!

Here are some important practice start dates and reminders for those interested in participating in a fall sport at Waconia High School or Clearwater Middle School.

 

WACONIA HIGH SCHOOL

Cross Country: First practice is Monday, Aug. 11 at Bayview Elementary. All girls and boys grades 9-12 interested in cross country should report at 9 a.m.

 

Football: All boys grades 9-12 interested in playing football should report to the WHS football fields at 8 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 11.

 

Girls’ Soccer: All girls grades 9-12 interested in soccer should report to the WHS soccer fields at 9 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 11.

 

 

Boys’ Soccer:All boys grades 9-12 interested in soccer should report to the WHS soccer fields at 9 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 11.

 

Girls’ Swim & Dive: All girls grades 9-12 interested in swimming and diving should report to the Clearwater MS pool at 3 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 11.

 

Volleyball: The first volleyball practice for interested girls is Monday, Aug. 11 at 8:30 a.m. in the WHS gym.

 

CLEARWATER MIDDLE SCHOOL

7th & 8th Girls’ Swim & Dive: First practice is Monday, Aug. 11. Interested girls in grades 7-8 should report to the Clearwater Middle School pool at 3 p.m. (combined with WHS program)

 

7th & 8th Cross Country: All girls and boys in grades 7-8 interested in cross country should report to Bayview Elementary at 9 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 11. (combined with WHS program)

8th Football: First practice is Monday, Aug. 25 for eighth graders interested in football at Clearwater Middle School. Equipment checkout begins at 3 p.m. in the gymnasium area. Athletes will receive all the necessary protective equipment, but will have to provide their own shoes/spikes. Practices and games are held at the WHS/CW football fields.

 

7th Football: The first practice for seventh graders interested in football is Monday, Aug. 25 at Clearwater Middle School. Equipment checkout begins at 4 p.m. in the gymnasium area. Athletes will receive all necessary protective equipment, but will need to provide their own shoes/spikes. Practices and games are held at the WHS/CW football fields.

 

7th &8th Boys’ & Girls’ Soccer: Any seventh or eighth grader interested in playing soccer should report to the grass area in front of the Clearwater Middle School main entrance at 3 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 25 for the first practice. Practices will be held at the Brook Peterson Complex and home games are located at the Clearwater soccer fields.

 

7th & 8th Volleyball: All girls in grades 7-8 interested in playing volleyball should report to the Clearwater Middle School gym at 3 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 25 for the first practice. All practices and home matches are held at the CWMS gym.

 

PARENT/ATHLETE

MEETINGS

Grades 9-12: Monday, Aug. 11 at 7 p.m. in the WHS gym.

Grades 7-8: Monday, Aug. 25 at 5 p.m. in the Clearwater MS cafetorium.

REGISTRATION

INFORMATION

In order for a student to begin practice, the following items need to be turned in to the WHS or CWMS main offices: 1. current athletic physical on file 2. the 2014-15 MSHSL Eligibility forms signed and turned in 3. student emergency card/form on file, and 4. activity fee paid (Grades 9-12: $165, Grades 7-8: $110).

Information including start up times and dates, coaches’ names, and necessary forms needed (physical and eligibility) can be found on the district website at www.waconia.k12.mn.us under the ‘Activities’ link.

Any questions or concerns regarding fall activities can be directed to District Activities Director Jill Johnson at Waconia High School at (952) 442-0665  or jrjohnson@waconia.k12.mn.us.

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