Menlo News May 01, 2023

Fall sports start dates & tryouts 2023-2024

Start dates for cross country, football, flag football, golf, tennis, volleyball, water polo

5.1.2023 –All students trying out for a school sport are required to be medically cleared prior to the start of tryouts. Students will not be permitted to participate in any conditioning program, tryout, practice, scrimmage or game until they have completed all necessary information through Magnus Health as well as baseline testing.

1. Schedule a physical exam with your doctor, bring pre-participation exam form and complete Magnus Health Student Medical Record by Aug. 1. 


2. Contact your coach for any team Sway baseline testing dates or make an appointment for your baseline testing.

Any questions regarding medical clearance should be directed to our Athletic Trainer, Aubrey Fennell. Any questions about sport specific tryouts should be directed to the respective sport head coach.

3. Contact your coach to make sure you’re on the team’s distribution list.

See fall coaches’ contacts and start dates below.

Cross Country (Coed)

Aug. 24, 4:00 pm
Jorge Chen
Contact Coach Chen for specific summer workouts



June 12, 2:45-3:15 pm meeting and 4:30-6:30 pm practice
Todd Smith

View the full summer-fall schedule.


Girls’ Flag Football

Aug, 21, 3:30 pm - Wunderlich Field
John Paye


Girls’ Golf

Aug. 14, 3:30 pm
Mark Madayag


Girls’ Tennis

Varsity tryouts: Aug. 7, 9:30 am-12:00 pm
JV: Aug. 24, 4:00 pm after Athletics Opening Day 
Bill Shine



Varsity tryouts: Aug. 4-5, 9-11:30 am and 3:00-5:30 pm
JV/Freshmen: Aug. 9-10, 3:30-6:00 pm
Tony Holland

View the full summer-fall schedule.


Boys’ Water Polo

Varsity tryouts: Aug. 14, 12:00-2:30 pm and 3:00-4:00 pm
JV: Aug. 17, 12:00 pm-2:00 pm and 2:30-3:30 pm
Jack Bowen


Girls’ Water Polo

Aug. 14, 9:30-11:45 am
Laura Reynolds