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Fall sports try out information for fall 2021
KINGSLEY JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
2021-2022 FALL TRYOUT & PRACTICE INFORMATION
Softball: KJHS softball tryouts begin Monday, July 26 and go through Wednesday, July 28 at Oakdale Elementary School. Tryouts for all 8th graders will be Monday, 9am – 11am. Tryouts for all 6th & 7th graders will be Tuesday, from 9am - 11am. All grades report on Wednesday, from 9am - 11am. All girls interested in trying out must have completed the athletic participation forms on the Kingsley athletics site prior to tryouts on the first day. Please wear a gray shirt with your last name on the back and bring the following: glove, proper shoes, and water. We’re excited to meet you at tryouts!
Baseball: All boys interested in trying out must have completed the athletic participation forms on the Kingsley athletics site prior to tryouts on the first day. Tryouts for baseball will begin Monday, August 2 from 8-10:30 a.m. for 8th grade and 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. for 6th & 7th grades at the KJHS baseball field. Additional tryout days are August 3, 4, and 5, with times to be announced. Please bring the following items labeled with name: glove, proper shoes, gray shirt with name on the back, hat, bat (optional) and water. We look forward to seeing you at tryouts!
Cross Country: Cross Country practice will begin on August 2nd and will meet at the KJHS track. All students interested in XC must have completed the athletic participation forms on the Kingsley athletics site prior to practice on the first day. Meets involve running 2 miles and practice involves running between 1-6 miles. More information regarding Summer Run Club, the parent meeting, and practice times prior to the start of school will be posted on the KJHS Cross Country website (access via “Extra-curricular” tab on KJHS homepage) as it becomes available.
Each athlete must have the following forms turned into the main office prior to participation or tryouts.
1. Current sports physical (Physicals are good for 395 days from the date of the physical - Tip for 6th graders: A regular, medical physical is acceptable for sports & is required for school attendance. If you get a regular physical it works for sports & is mandatory for school attendance.)
2. Copy of the birth certificate on file
3. Athletic Participation forms completed via the Kingsley Athletics website. http://il.8to18.com/kingsleyjhs
Parents must complete the Registration on the athletics website indicating the sport their child plans to compete for. The link to the registration page is listed below.
4. Fees: $85 per sport/per student (due immediately after tryouts).
Coaches will not be collecting physical forms, or birth certificates. Those items must be on file at the main office, or turned into the main office prior to tryouts.
PLEASE BE SURE TO CHECK THE KINGSLEY WEBSITE FOR UPDATES TO DATES AND TIMES, PRIOR TO THE TRYOUT DATES LISTED. TRYOUTS WILL NOT START EARLIER THAN THESE DATES.