Cross Country

2018 Coed Cross Country Tryout/Practice for 5th - 8th grade students

AFTER reading the information below, please email Will Keller, Athletic Director, if you have additional questions. wikeller@myleadacademy.com

Come prepared! Wear athletic clothing and appropriate shoes, and bring a water bottle.

Dates/Times:
August 8th - 10th     4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
AND
August 13th - 16th    10:00 am - 11:00 am

Students must attend all tryout/practice dates

Location:
Conestee Park (meet at the large shelter)
840 Mauldin Road
Greenville, SC 29607

During the cross country season, practices will be held approx 4 times per week on non-meet days. Practice days/time are listed at the bottom of this page. Practice schedule is subject to change (based on weather, etc).

  • Parents must attend a mandatory parent meeting prior to the start of the season. Parent meeting will be held on Thursday, August 16th (Meet the Teacher day). There are two meeting time options: 11:30 am and 6:30 pm. Choose the option that works best for your schedule. You must attend the meeting at one of these times.
  • Player packets with all forms that need to be completed will be given to students who make the team.
  • Items due by Tuesday, August 21, 2018:
    • All completed forms (Player Packet)
    • $35 Sports Participation Fee (This is a one time fee for the 2018-19 school year, even if you play more than one sport)
    • A valid sports physical. Sports physicals must be performed by a licensed medical professional and are valid for 12 months from the date they are completed. CLICK HERE to print the sports physical form that must be completed and signed by a medical professional, and returned to school.
  • Students are not eligible to practice or compete until all forms, fees, and a valid physical have been submitted.
  • Parents are responsible for transporting their student to practices and games. (Beginning in September, bus transportation will be available for some games). If your student is a bus rider or GEARS participant and you need assistance with transportation, contact Mr. Keller to sign up to take turns carpooling with other parents. We need all parents involved to make the season a success!
  • Equipment needed: appropriate shoes for trail running. (Uniform will be provided at no cost)

Practice and Meet Schedule
ALL SCHEDULED PRACTICES AND MEETS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE, AND ADDITIONAL MEETS MAY BE ADDED. MEET TIMES AND LOCATIONS ARE TBD.

Date Opponent Time Location
Mon, August 20, 2018 Practice 4:00pm - 5:00 pm Conestee Park
Tues, August 21, 2018 Practice 4:00pm - 5:00 pm Conestee Park
Mon, August 27, 2018 Practice 4:30pm - 5:30 pm Conestee Park
Tues, August 28, 2018 Practice 4:30pm - 5:30 pm Conestee Park
Wed, August 29, 2018 Practice 4:30pm - 5:30 pm Conestee Park
Thurs, August 30, 2018 Practice 4:30pm - 5:30 pm Conestee Park
Tues, September 4, 2018 MEET TBD TBD
Wed, September 5, 2018 Practice 4:30pm - 5:30 pm Conestee Park
Thurs, September 6, 2018 Practice 4:30pm - 5:30 pm Conestee Park
Fri, September 7, 2018 Practice 4:30pm - 5:30 pm Conestee Park
Mon, September 10, 2018 Practice 4:30pm - 5:30 pm Conestee Park
Tues, September 11, 2018 MEET TBD TBD
Wed, September 12, 2018 Practice 4:30pm - 5:30 pm Conestee Park
Thurs, September 13, 2018 Practice 4:30pm - 5:30 pm Conestee Park
Fri, September 14, 2018 Practice 4:30pm - 5:30 pm Conestee Park
Mon, September 17, 2018 Practice 4:30pm - 5:30 pm Conestee Park
Tues, September 18, 2018 MEET TBD TBD
Wed, September 19, 2018 Practice 4:30pm - 5:30 pm Conestee Park
Thurs, September 20, 2018 Practice 4:30pm - 5:30 pm Conestee Park
Fri, September 21, 2018 Practice 4:30pm - 5:30 pm Conestee Park
Mon, September 24, 2018 Practice 4:30pm - 5:30 pm Conestee Park
Tues, September 25, 2018 MEET TBD TBD
Wed, September 26, 2018 Practice 4:30pm - 5:30 pm Conestee Park
Thurs, September 27, 2018 Practice 4:30pm - 5:30 pm Conestee Park
Fri, September 28, 2018 Practice 4:30pm - 5:30 pm Conestee Park
Mon, October 1, 2018 Practice 4:30pm - 5:30 pm Conestee Park
Tues, October 2, 2018  Championship Meet TBD TBD
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