Basketball Tryouts for 8th grade girls will be November 1 and 2 after school until 4:30pm. You must be at both tryouts to be considered for the team.
Basketball tryouts for 7th grade girls will be November 5, 6 and 7 after school until 4:30pm. You must be at all tryouts to be considered for the team.
In order to try out, you must have a physical on file with Coach Edwards by October 31.
You will need to have good tennis shoes and athletic clothes at tryouts. Having basketball shoes is not necessary for tryouts.
If you have any questions, please see Coach Edwards.
Cross Country Practice/Meet Schedule is attached. You need to be running on your own now to get into "race shape" by the first race; November 13. See Coach Edwards or Coach Boening for a workout.
Students not in athletics can still try out for a sport as long as they have a physical on file BEFORE tryouts begin. If the student makes the team, we will try to get her schedule changed so that she will be in athletics.
If your daughter makes a team during that sport's tryouts then Volleyball games will be held on Thursdays and basketball games on Wednesdays. Games begin at 4:30 PM. Volleyball and Basketball will have 9 games and at least 1 tournament. Cross Country, Track, and Tennis all have 4 meets each.
Your daughter is expected to be at every game for the sport that she is involved in.
Sports that we have at LPJH:
Volleyball (End of August-October)
Cross Country (November-December)
Every girl in athletics will try out for 5 sports. 1.) Volleyball 2.) Basketball 3.) Cross country (must run 2 of the 4 meets) 4.) She can choose 2 of the following to fulfill the 4th and 5th sport- Tennis, Track, Soccer
If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to email me.
La Porte Junior High Girls Athletic Coordinator/PE