Practice will go until 4:00 on 4/20. Athletes that can't get a ride until 4:30 can hang out until then.
Picture day is 4/26. Forms will go home on 4/20.
NO PRACTICE on Wed. 5/2.
The forecast for Wednesday afternoon calls for rain and high winds, so we will NOT have practice on 4/18.
Due to the impending thunderstorms, the meet for today has been cancelled. We will NOT have practice.
Even though it's snowing out, we will have track practice for everyone today until 4:30. Athletes will receive their uniforms. These will be checked out to them and should be returned as soon as their season is over.
The meet for 4/10 has been CANCELLED. There is no practice on Tuesday or Wednesday.
Welcome to the 2018 Track & Field season at Viking and River Trail Schools! Students in grades 6, 7, and 8 are eligible for the team. All students interested in track should click the button below and register with the help of a parent or guardian.
We will offer some optional conditioning workouts for students who would like to prepare for tryouts. These workouts will take place in the Viking gym and outside, so dress accordingly. Please have a ride waiting outside the gym at 3:30.
Tryouts will begin after Spring Break. They will take place in the Viking gym and outside, so dress accordingly. If you cannot attend one of the tryout days, please let your coach know ahead of time to insure that we can give you enough attention on the day you are there. Please be picked up at the gym entrance at 4:00 during tryouts. There will be no phones available in the gym to call for a ride. A complete calendar will be given to athletes who make the team. The final team rosters will be posted at several locations in Viking and River Trail, as well as this website, as soon as possible after tryouts end.
There are four teams in track: 8th grade boys, 8th grade girls, 7th grade boys, and 7th grade girls. The 6th and 7th grade are combined and run as one team at the 7th grade level. All athlete MUST have a current physical on file with the school nurse in order to participate in tryouts. You are expected to attend both days of tryouts and if you make the team, you are expected to attend all scheduled practices and meets. Practices will go until 4:00 or 4:30 and meets can go until 7:00 on week nights. There will also be some Saturday meets for those who qualify for postseason.