Girls Sports Breakdown

  • Dawson Girls Athletics Sports Breakdown

    I hope this serves to clear up any questions or confusion you may have with Girls Athletics at Dawson Middle School. Tryouts for Volleyball and Basketball will be held after school for 7th Grade (3:45-5:00pm) and before school for 8th Grade (7:00-8:15am). Once Tryouts are complete both 7th and 8th Grade will practice before school  from 6:45-8:00am for Volleyball season and after school from 3:45-5:00pm for Basketball season. 

    Volleyball- After School Commitment (Fall Sport)

    Monday-Thursday before school practices from 6:45-8:00am. Game Nights TBA. Fridays- In-Period Practices Only - No after school practice.

    **Cut Sport

    Basketball-After School Commitment (Fall/Winter Sport)

    Monday-Thursday after school practices until 5:00pm. Begins week IMMEDIATELY following Volleyball Season. Fridays- In-Period Practices Only - No after school practice. Game Nights TBA.

    **Cut Sport

    Cross Country-Practice during Athletics Period ONLY (November/December Sport)

    One Meet per Week. No after school practices (In-Period Practice Only) 

    **Non-Cut Sport

    (If your daughter did not make either Volleyball or Basketball they will be expected to run in our Cross Country Program and participate in our Cross Country Meets)

    Track-After School Commitment (Begins IMMEDIATELY following Basketball Season)

    Running events will practice during the Athletic period only Field events/Hurdles/ Relays will practice after school from 3:45-no later than 5pm

    **Cut Sport (We take approximately 5-10 participants to practice each event. Only the top 3 athletes from each event qualify to run/participate in each Meet. This will be decided on a weekly basis depending upon Athlete performance/time.