Girls’ and Boys’ Track and Field

Grades 6-12 (Co-op with NLA)

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The head coach is from NLA. See here for a letter from her about the team. The letter is tailored to NLA students, because we will be doing a co-op with NLA. You will still register through LILA FeePay and LILA RSchool Today. You also should still email the coach (email address above) with your student’s name and grade, your name, and your email address ASAP. NOTE: Spring 2018 registration is now closed.

We are looking for one more assistant coach with specialties in hurdles, sprinting, or throwing.

Students will participate on a competitive Track and Field team where they will learn the technique of many track and field events. Although most track and field events are individual (except for relays), the athletes will work together to create an atmosphere that will promote dedication, persistence, trust, and hard work, which will be the driving force to establishing a successful team, on and off the track.

Begins: Tuesday, March 20

Practices

Monday-Friday 2:30-3:45 at NLA Upper School

We typically go to the old cinder track behind the CLC and Forest Lake Elementary. You must officially register your student through the RSchool Today site and paid on FeePay before the studentc can practice.

Note: For the first two weeks, practices will be held indoors at NLA Upper Schools (weather pending) and will be from 2:30-3:30.

Scheduled Meets

Most meets will be for 7th-12th graders, but we will have a few middle school meets as well. The 6th graders will attend practices with the 7th-12th graders.

Tuesday, April 10: @ Brooklyn Center
Thursday, April 12: @ ISM
Saturday, April 28: @ ISM Middle School and Varsity Meet
Tuesday, May 1: @ Chisago
Tuesday, May 8: True Team Sectionals @ Howard Lake Waverly: Likely will have an early dismissal around noon.
Friday, May 18: TCAC Meet @ ISM
Tuesday, May 22: Sub Section Meet: Location TBA
Wednesday, May 30: Section Finals for any athlete who qualifies

Check RSchool Today Activity Scheduler for transportation and practice information.Pay registration fee on FeePay. Register on RSchool Today under the athletics tab. Make sure you have a current physical on file (good for 3 years).

Cost: $210