Track and Field

 

2021 Track & Field Information

Track Practices  will be conducted following CDC and KHSAA guidelines. 

Anyone who does not follow the guidelines will not be able to participate. 

Any TFMS child is able to participate sports no matter which learning model they are participating in (hybrid, synchronous, or virtual) 

Due to Covid-19 Restrictions there will be tryouts for the 2021 Track and Field team. We are keeping at most 50 kids this season.. 

Tryouts: Thursday March 11th   Boys:  4:30-6pm  Girls: 6:30-8

Friday March 12th   Boys:  4:30-6pm  Girls: 6:30-8

Tryout Location will be sent out (via email) after March 8th. Location will either be TFMS or at Dixie pending the weather. 

Tryout results will be posted on the TFMS Track website by 4pm Saturday 3/13

Practice  Monday and Thursday evenings from 5:30-7pm    (First practice is on Mon. 3/15. )
                        (Days could change throughout the season, but the coach will notify in advance of any changes.)

Practice Location: will either be TFMS or DX depending on weather. Be sure to sign up for
                                                  remind, that is where the location will be communicated weekly. 

Spectators are NOT allowed to watch practice in the bleachers or on the field due to Covid-19

What you need to do to participate:  
** Walk ups & late sign ups will not be allowed to participate **
** Deadline for submitting your FamilyID account to be approved to participate is Tuesday 2/23 at 6pm,
no entries will be accepted after this deadline* 

1) Complete the athletic packet on Family ID Click Here

(You will be asked to upload your KHSAA physical documents and insurance card to be approved)
Please give 24-72 hours for your account to be reviewed after submission. You WILL receive an email following up if your account has been approved or needs changes from the AD. If you don’t receive an email after 72 hours please email AD.

If you already have a family ID account please log back in and make sure “Track” is checked. This is assuring you are assigned up for tryouts.. If it is not checked you will not be signed up. Questions email AD. 

2) Print and fill out Covid-19 Screening (bring to first day of practice) Click here
Hard copies will be available but check in is faster if pre-completed. 

3) Sign up for Remind101.  Text:  tftrack21       to number 81010

Questions Email Athletic Director:   angela.boerger@kenton.kyschools.us

Family ID issues call: 1-781-205-2800

 

Important Information you will need to know:

Equipment needed to participate: Proper Running Shoes & Athletic running attire (athletes are required to run with a shirt on) 

Track Spikes are recommended for meets, but not required. 

Check in Procedure prior to practice at TFMS:
* If we are able to practice at Dixie you will be emailed check in directions to be followed at Dixie*
** Check in will not begin until 10-15 minutes before practice **

Arrive dressed for practice and ready to run. There will be no locker room usage this year for changing.

 Arrive in the bus loop by the field and wait in the check-in line. REMAIN IN CAR until you are checked. DO NOT GET OUT OF THE CAR UNTIL YOU are told to.  

 Coach will come to your car to check you in by taking temp & asking covid screening questions
If you have a fever over 100.4 or any covid symptoms, you will not be allowed to stay. 

Those who are approved for practice will exit the car WITH MASK ON and proceed to the field. 

* Masks will be worn until practice begins & after practice. Athletes will also practice social distancing while at practice & meets. 

* Bring a water bottle, there are no water coolers or water fountains this year due to Covid*

When picking up your child, pull into the bus loop or parking lot by the gym and remain in your car. Runners will be released practicing social distance.

Questions email Athletic Director: angela.boerger@kenton.kyschools.us


** Deadline for your FamilyID account to be approved to participate in Lacrosse is Tuesday 2/23 at 6pm, no entries will be accepted after this deadline* 


 


Track & Field Season at a Glance:

Typically Track is a no cut coed sport, but due to Covid Limitations we will have tryouts capping the team with at most 50 runners consisting of TFMS 6th, 7th & 8th graders

Any child enrolled at TFMS is able to participate sports no matter which learning model they choose
(hybrid, synchronous, or virtual)

 

** Deadline for Family ID account to be approved to participate is Tuesday 2/23 at 6pm,
no entries will be accepted after this deadline*

 

Season is from March to May. 

 

CCDC guidelines and KHSAA recommendations will be followed at all practices and meets during the season.


Please be aware that the number of Spectators may be limited at facilities for meets.
Some facilities may not allow ANY spectators due to the number of athletes competing. 

 

Cost: $60 athletic fee (cash or check “TFMS athletics”)

Collected when tryouts are concluded at the first practice

 

There is currently not a Meet schedule to share. When a schedule is created the coach will communicate the meet details with the team.