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Fall sports tryouts start Aug.1st

Summer practice Schedule

Boys Water Polo (Head Coach Joey Kienle, jjk31@sbcglobal.com
Summer Practice: 
Begins Week of August 1st: Double days on Tuesday and Thursday from 7-9am and 6-8pm at the Clairemont Rec Pool, non-double day practices from 7-9am
Week of August 7th until school begins:  Double days on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 7-9am and 6-8pm at the Clairemont Rec Pool, non-double day practices from 7-9am
Fall Tryouts:
August 1st at 7am at Clairemont Rec Pool
Fall Practice:
6-8pm at Clairemont Rec Pool

Cross Country (Head Coach Nick Pradel, nepradel@gmail.com)
Summer Practice:
Starts July 5th until August 26th:
Wednesdays: Meet at 3-5pmat the Clairemont Track Shed
Thursdays: Meet at 3-5pm at the Runner’s Bathroom at Mission Bay
Tuesdays: Meet at 3-5pm at the Runner’s Bathroom at Mission Bay
Fall Tryouts:
Roster finalized on September 12th 
Fall Practice:
Starts August 28th from 2:30-4:45pm at the CHS Sand Volleyball Courts

Field Hockey (Head Coach Scott Bello, sbello@sandi.net) 
Summer Practice:
Starts August 21st to 25th from 9-11am at Clairemont
Fall Tryouts:
August 21st from 9-11am at Clairemont
Fall Practice:
Begins the first day of school (8/28) from 2:45-4:30pm at the softball field

Football (Head Coach Manny Diaz, mdiaz5@sandi.net) 
Summer/Fall Practice:
(Posted on the calendar on chschieftains.com)
Summer lifting begins July 5 to July 31 2-5pm at CHS 
First day of practice begins August 1 from 2-5pm at CHS until the end of the season
Fall Tryouts:
Begins August 1st from 2-5pm at CHS

Girls Tennis (Head Coach Gary Jimenez, gjimenez@sandi.net) 
Summer Practice:
Begins August 7th until the first day of school (August 28th) from 5:30-7:30pm at CHS tennis courts
Fall Tryouts:
August 6th at 9am on the CHS tennis courts
Fall Practice:

Girls Volleyball (Head Coach Gerry Knuppel, gknuppel@sandi.net) 
Fall Tryouts:
Freshmen Tryouts: Begins August 1-11th (Monday through Friday) from 8:30am-11am in the CHS gym (optional for upperclassmen)
Upperclassmen Tryouts: Begins August 7th (Monday through Friday) from 8am-11:30am
Summer/Fall Practice:
For all grade levels: Starts August 7 from 8:30-11am in the gym.

Sideline Cheer (Head Coach Michelle Lewis, mnlewis3@hotmail.com
Summer Practice (subject to change):
Week 1 (7/10-7/14, Monday through Friday): from 3-6pm at CHS (between softball field and gym)
Week 2 to 5: (7/17-8/11, Monday through Friday): from 3-6pm (between softball field and gym)
Week 6 (8/14-8/18):
Tryouts for Fall
Tryout clinic from 6/15-6/16 at 10-1pm infront of the CHS Gym
Official Tryouts on 6/17 at 10am infront of the CHS Gym
Results posted on Sunday, 6/18
Mandatory uniform fitting on 6/19: Varsity at 6pm, JV at 7pm (contact coach for location)

For sport specific information please contact the head coaches after our Mandatory Dead Period (June 19- July 3).  Please know that coaches cannot respond to you during these dates.  

All athletes must be cleared by the Athletic Director before they can participate.  Athletic Director Office hours are as follows:  Friday July 7th, July 14th, 21, from noon -1 pm.  If these times do not work you may set up an appointment with the Athletic Director Manny Diaz to turn in paperwork in.  Please do not drop off paperwork with the office staff.  

Please make sure you have the following 3 items to bring in to the get cleared.  #1 Create an account on www.athleticclearance.com .  Once you have filled out all information you will receive a confirmation email.  It is to be printed and signed by parent and student.  That is item #1.    Item #2 is a current physical that is dated after June 5th , 2017.  Item #3 is a copy of your medical insurance card.   


All information is posted on www.chschieftains.com under Chieftain HQ Calendar, then hit Month view to see all sports. 


All girls interested in volleyball for the Fall season of 2017 will have spring training from MAY 30- JUNE 2, from 2:35 - 4 pm. This training is designed to assess where your current skill set is. Based on this assessment, the coaches can help you with training techniques that you can work on over the summer. This way you will be prepared for the try-outs in August. See coach Knuppel or Coach Schmersal for any additional concerns.

2017 Clairemont Fall Sport Start Dates:

Football August 1st
Girls Volleyball August 1st
Boys Water Polo August 1st
Boys & Girls Cross Country August 7th
Field Hockey August 7th
Girls Tennis August 7th

Manuel Diaz
Athletic Director

chschieftains.com for more info.

Saturday, June 10th, Hoover High School will host a free sports screening for San Diego Unified student athletes for the 2017-2018 school year.  Please see the attached flier and note the designated times for sports along with the "What to Bring" section. 

Free SDUSD Physical (6/10/17) 


The CHS athletics department will be holding physicals on campus at CHS on June 9th from 3:30 - 4:30pm in the Nurses Office.  They are open to all Clairemont and Marston (incoming 9th graders) athletes.  The cost is $25.  All paperwork can be printed out once you create an account on http://www.athleticclearance.com after June 5th.  There will also be computers available on the 9th if anyone needs access to the website.