Mandan News

Mandan middle and high school fall sport startup dates

Cheerleading
Grades 9-12 first practice, Aug. 4. Middle school parent meeting, TBA. Grades 7-8 first practice, Aug. 18. For more info, contact Coach Wanner at shereew@prideinc.org.

Cross country
Grades 9-12 boys and girls first practice, 8 a.m. Aug. 11, Faris Field. Grades 7-8 first practice, 8 a.m. Aug. 11, Faris Field.

Football
Grades 9-12 parent meeting, 7 p.m. Aug. 6, MMS Cafetorium.
Grades 9-12 gear handout, 12-3 p.m. Aug. 11-12, Faris Field. Grades 9-12 first practice, 7 a.m. Aug. 13, Faris Field. Eighth grade gear handout, 6-7 p.m. Aug. 17, MMS multipurpose room. Seventh grade gear handout, 7:30-9 p.m. Aug. 17, MMS multipurpose room. Middle School parent meeting, 7 p.m. Aug. 17, MMS Cafetorium,. Grades 7-8 first practice, 4-6 p.m. Aug. 21, MMS football field.

Girls golf
Parent meeting, 7 p.m. Aug. 4, Prairie West Golf Course. Grades 7-12 first practice, 9 a.m. Aug. 11, Prairie West. For more information, contact Dean Johs at 471-3403.

Boys soccer
High school and middle school parent meeting, July 28, 6:30 p.m., Dacotah Centennial Park. Grades 9-12 first practice, Aug. 4, 6:30 p.m., Dacotah Centennial Park. Grades 7-8 first practice, 5:30 p.m. Aug. 18, Dacotah Centennial Park.

Girls swimming and diving
Grades 7-12 first practice, 3:50-6 p.m., Aug. 18, Mandan Aquatic Center. Parent meeting, 6 p.m. Aug. 26, MHS Cafeteria.

Boys tennis
Parent meeting, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 5, MHS Cafeteria. Grades 7-12 first practice, 9-11 a.m. and 2-4 p.m. Aug. 13, MMS tennis courts.

Volleyball
Grades 9-12 first practice, 6-7:30 a.m. and 6-8 p.m. Aug. 18, MHS Gym. High school parent meeting, 8-8:45 p.m. Aug. 21, MHS Gym. Seventh and eight grade parent meeting, 4 p.m., Aug. 17, MMS Cafetorium. Seventh and eighth grade first practice, 4-6 p.m. Aug. 18, MHS Gym.

All athletes must have a yearly sports physical on file prior to their first practice. Physicals must be administered on or after April 15 in order to be effective for the 2012-13 school year. No athlete will be allowed to practice without a current physical.

For more information, contact the Activities Office at 751-6577.