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Interscholastic Athletics begin in late July and early August for all Fall Sports in the Sweetwater Union High School District. These sports include:
- Co-ed Football
- Girls’ Volleyball- Informational Meeting- 7/29/19- During Lunch- New Gym
- Boys’ and Girls’ Cross Country
- Boys’ Water Polo- Informational Meeting- 7/30/19- During Lunch 602/604
- Girls’ Golf- Informational Meeting- 8/1/19- During Lunch- New Gym
- Girls’ Tennis
Please review the attached documents with information on the athletic programs offered throughout the Sweetwater District. For questions about specific sports offered at your child’s school site, please visit the ASB office on your campus or speak with your school’s Athletic Director.
Physical Exams – All student- athletes must have a pre-participation physical screening completed prior to being cleared to participate in a sport. The physical must be current (within 1 year from the date completed) and be valid through the entire season of sport.
Note: Athletic Physicals must be completed by an licensed Medical Doctor (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO). Chiropractic Physicals will no longer be allowed (Board Policy 6145.a). Additional information on Pre-Participation Athletic Physicals can be found at your schools ASB office. The Sweetwater District is offering Athletic Physicals for student Athletes:
Athletic Clearance Information – Clearance for Inter-scholastic athletics at any district school is completed through an online process. Please click on the following link
http://athletics.sweetwaterschools.org/ to take you to the SUHSD Athletics page for more information and your schools registration link.
Important note on Insurance for your student-athlete: The California Education Code (Sections 32220-32224 and 49470-49474) requires that each member of an athletic team shall have insurance coverage for medical and hospital expenses in an amount of at least $1500 while practicing for or participating in athletic activities sponsored under the jurisdiction of a public school district. In order to comply with state law, each athletic team member must be enrolled in either the District approved medical plan or have medical insurance coverage in an amount of at least $1500 provided under any other type of insurance plan(s) which may have been purchased by the student or by the parent/guardian. Without Insurance, a student athlete will not be able to clear for a sport. For Sweetwater Union High School District offered insurance plans, please contact your schools ASB office for more information.
SUHSD Concussion Protocol information with Questions and Answers – Please review the attached important student and parent information on concussion management and protocols for student athletes participating in interscholastic athletics in the Sweetwater Union High School District.
For questions about specific sports offered at your child’s school site, please visit the ASB office on your campus or speak with your school’s Athletic Director.