All athletes in grades 7-12 who are interested in joining the cross country team this fall are expected to attend these events: Wednesday, August 11 – 6 p.m. — Mandatory athlete meeting about fundraising. Held in the high school theatre. Wednesday, August 11 – 7 p.m. — Mandatory parent/athlete meeting in the high school theatre.
Thursday, August 12 – 8 a.m. AND 9 p.m. — First-morning practice at the high school AND 9 p.m. flashlight relay at the track. Friday, August 13th – 8 a.m. — Practice at the high school. Monday, August 16 – 8 a.m. AND 7 p.m. — Practice at the high school. Tuesday, August 17 – 8 a.m.– Practice at the high school. Wednesday, August 18 – 3:30 p.m. — 1st Day of School – Regular practice time at the high school. Saturday and Sunday, August 21-22 — 9 a.m. departure on Saturday for Camp Fun at Camp NeSoDak. Sunday 11 a.m. return.
Eric Townsend, head coach of the MHS cross country team, reminds all athletes: 1. All physicals need to be completed by August 12. All athletes need a physical prior to being allowed to practice. 2. Every athlete in grades 7, 9, 11, and anyone who did not take it last year, needs to take the ImPACT test (concussion test). Mr. Scoular will announce the available times. 3. All other school forms (emergency medical, consent, BST, etc.) must be completed and turned in at the parent/athlete meeting on August 11. Questions? Contact Coach Townsend at firstname.lastname@example.org or 605.949.2997.