IHSA Post Season Information (Boys Soccer - Football Playoff 1st round)

The Vikings Boys Varsity Soccer Team are Regional Champs!  The team will play St Charles East in the 2021 IHSA Boys Soccer Sectional Semi-Finals at Addison Trail HS this Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at 7:00 pm.  Tickets are $6.00 each regardless of age and must be purchased through the GoFan app  or the GoFan mobile site.  Please note:  Addison Trail will not have tickets at the gate ALL Tickets MUST BE purchased through the GoFan app or you can create an account on the GoFan mobile site for this event.
The Vikings Varsity Football team have advanced to the 2021 IHSA 1st Round Football Play offs!  The team travels to Collinsville, Illinois to play the Collinsville Kahoks on Saturday, October 30, 2021 at 3:00 pm.  To purchase tickets please click here.  All tickets are available at the gate on first come first served basis or you can purchase through the GoFan app or mobile site. Tickets are $5.00 each regardless of age, any purchases made through the GoFan app will need to have their smartphone with the purchase to show at the gate.
**Instructions on how to purchase tickets are available on the IHSA website click here. 

10/31/2021 3:00 PM

News and Announcements

Fall 2021 Tryout & Registration Information

 All Fall Sports Begin the Week of August 9, 2021


All Athletes require an on-line registration before the first day of tryouts/practice for all sports at https://geneva.8to18.com/accounts/loginA current physical and on-line athletic registration is mandatory; due by 1:00 pm the Friday, July 31, 2021. Athletes will NOT be allowed to participate without this information on file. Athletes need to be aware that practice times may vary after the first day of practice until the first day of school. Practice schedules will be distributed on the first day of practice/tryouts by your coach.


**Once teams are established a $140.00 participation fee will be uploaded to their Pushcoin account and due for each athlete by their first competition**


CHEER TEAM: Squads and practice schedules have already been established for the 2021 - 2022 school year.  Follow the Cheer Team Twitter @genevahscheer page and monitor the cheer website (https://genevavikescheer.wixsite.com/genevacheer) for updates.  Anyone interested in becoming a member of the Cheer team should contact Coach Murphy at genevavikescheer@gmail.com or tmurphy@partners.geneva304.org.

CROSS COUNTRY: The first practice is Monday, August 9, 2021All levels will meet at 7:00 am in the foyer area outside the Contest Gymnasium (enter through Door 19E) on McKinley Avenue.  Follow the Cross Country Twitter @GVXC_run feed for updates regarding practices.

DANCE TEAM: The JV and Varsity squads have been established for the 2021 - 2022 school year. Follow the Girls Dance Team Twitter @GenevaVarsityDT feed for updates.  Anyone interested in becoming a member of the Dance team should contact Coach VanWagenen at avanwagenen@partners.geneva304.org

FOOTBALL: The first practice is Monday, August 9, 2021. All levels of Football should report to the auditorium at 3:00 pm on Monday, August 9, 2021.  Follow the Football Twitter Page @GenevaViking for updates related to tryouts/practices.

BOYS GOLF: The first day of try-outs is Monday, August 9, 2021. All golfers should be prepared to tee off for 18 holes of golf.  More information regarding tryouts will follow at a later date.  Please continue to monitor the Boys Golf Twitter @GenevaBoysGolf feed for updates.  Note:  upon making the team, the $140.00 participation fee will be uploaded to their Pushcoin account due prior to the first contest.

GIRLS GOLF: The first day of try-outs is Tuesday, August 10, 2021. All golfers should meet at 7:00 am at Geneva Golf Club prepared to tee off for 18 holes of golf; Wednesday, August 11, 2021 – Golfers should meet at 7:00 am at Geneva Golf Club prepared to tee off for 9 holes of golf; Thursday, August 12th – Activities to be determined, expect a morning practice at a facility yet to be determined.  Continue to monitor the Girls Golf Twitter feed @GHS_GirlsGolf for updates.  Note:  Upon making the team, the $140.00 participation fee will be uploaded to their Pushcoin account, due prior to the first contest.

BOYS SOCCER: The first day of tryouts is Monday, August 9, 2021. Anyone interested in attending the tryout should report to Burgess Field at 7:00 am on August 9, 2021. Come to tryouts prepared with personal Water Bottle, Soccer Cleats, Shin Guards, Athletic Shorts, and an Athletic T-shirt (no club gear permitted during tryouts). All items are required to play. The first tryout will begin with fitness and technical tests. From there, tryouts will consist of small & large-sided games to assess players through a variety of offensive & defensive circumstances.  Final roster selections will be made by Thursday, August 13, 2021 for the four levels (Varsity, JV, JV2, and Freshman) with roster sizes ranging between 18-22 players (including goal keepers). Please refer to the "2021 Tryout Information" handout which will be posted on the Geneva High School Boys Soccer website for more information regarding tryouts.  Follow the Boys Soccer Twitter @geneva_soccer feed for updates.

GIRLS SWIMMING:  The first practice is Monday, August 9, 2021 at West Chicago High School pool.  Follow/Monitor the West Chicago HS Swim Twitter feed @wcswimming for information/updates regarding tryouts.  Contact coach Nick Parry via email with questions:  nparry@d94.org.

GIRLS TENNIS: Tryouts will run 8/9-8/13 - 8am -10am for those interested in trying out for the Varsity or JV 1 Teams (these athletes should already know the basics of tennis strategy, scoring, etc, and play or take lessons regularly).  This time will mainly consist of match play.  10am-11:30am is for those trying out for JV2/JV3 (those still developing their game to get to a competitive level or are new to game).  This time will consist of some match play and drills.  Everyone should bring their own racket, plenty of water and sunscreen is recommended.  If you are unsure of which time to come to, feel free to contact Coach Evans zevans@geneva304.org.  

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL:  The first day of try-outs will be Monday, August 9, 2021 in the GHS Contest Gymnasium.  Returners should report daily from 8 am to 10 am; Incoming Freshman should report from 10:30 am – 12:30 pm.  Conditioning/Lifting from 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm.  Follow the Girls Volleyball Twitter @GHSVikingsVB feed for updates.


FALL VARSITY HEAD COACHES:  Cheer Team – Taylor Murphy; Cross Country  - Peter Raak;  Dance Team – Amy Van Wagenen;  Football – Boone Thorgesen; Boys Golf – Eric Hatczel; Girls Golf  - Jordan Zimberoff;  Boys Soccer – Jason Bhatta; Girls Swimming – Nick Parry; Girls Tennis – Zach Evans; Girls Volleyball – Lauren Kosecki


GHS ATHLETIC TWITTER FEEDS:  Geneva HS Athletics-@GHS_ILathletics; Geneva HS-@GHS_Geneva; GHS Blue Crue-@GHSBlueCrue; GHS Sports Boosters-@GHSportsBooster; DuKane Conference- @DuKane8conf; Cheer Team-@genevahscheer; Cross Country-@GVXC_run; Dance Team-@GenevaVarsityDT; Football-@GenevaViking; Boys Golf-@GenevaBoysGolf; Girls Golf-@GHS_GirlsGolf; Boys Soccer-@geneva_soccer; Girls Tennis-@genevahstennis; Girls Volleyball-@GHSVikingsVB; Girls Basketball-@GHS_Girls_BBall; Boys Basketball-@GHS_BBasketball; Boys Bowling-@GBoysbowling; Girls Bowling: @ggirlsbowling; Girls Gymnastics-@GVgymnastics; Wrestling-@GHS_wrestling1; Badminton-@badminton_ghs; Baseball-@GenVikBaseball; Girls Lacrosse-@GenevaGirlsLax; Boys Lacrosse-@GHS_BoysLAX; Girls Soccer-@ghssoccerkicks; Softball-@GenevaSoftball_; Boys Tennis-@GHS_ Boystennis; Girls Track-@ghs_girls_track; Boys Volleyball-@GHS_BoysVBall


ATHLETIC INFORMATION:  Get up-to-date schedules, forms and athletic information by visiting the Geneva 8to18 website (http://il.8to18.com/geneva). And the @GHS_ILAthletics Twitter feed.  Physicals for all athletes interested in participating in a Fall tryout must be on file in the athletic office by July 31, 2021; Winter tryouts by November 1st; Spring Tryouts by December 1st.  Online registration must be completed on 8to18 (https://geneva.8to18.com) by July 31, 2021 and all outstanding participation fee obligations paid in full.  



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