- Fall sports can begin tryouts on Wednesday, August 14th, 2019 for the 2019-2020 school year. Some sports may not start on this date – see below for sport-specific information.
- All winter sports begin tryouts on Friday, November 15th, 2019 for the 2019-2020 school year.
- All spring sports begin tryouts on Friday, March 1st, 2019 for the 2018-2019 school year.
Note: Upcoming Fall Sports tryout dates are listed below:
2019 – Wed. August 14
2020 – Wed. August 13
Here is what you need to know:
- Grades – returning HS students must have at least a 2.0 and no more than 1 E on their most recent report card. Incoming 9th grade students and students new to MCPS are automatically academically eligible.
- Age – you must be under the age of 19 as of the first day of the school year.
- Required Forms: Students must be registered, by a parent, using the MyMCPS Parent Portal. ONLINE REGISTRATION will be available approximately one month prior to the start of each season through the myMCPS Parent Portal. Parents who need login information may contact Jared Fribush, Athletic Director. You will still need an updated PHYSICAL FORM. (Forms are still available for download, but we are strongly encouraging everyone to register online.)
All candidates for Blake Athletics must register online (or complete all required forms) in advance in order to participate on the first day of tryouts. For additional information, please contact the individual coaches or Jared Fribush, Athletic Director. Contact information for coaches can be found on the individual sport pages, linked at the top of the website.
Fall 2019 Sports
(Tryouts will start on Wednesday, August 14. 2019 unless otherwise noted)
Parents of interested students must register online before the start of tryouts (online registration will open in July 2019).
Field Hockey: Contact Varsity Coach Patrick Howley. The JV Coach for Fall 2019 has yet to be named.
Golf: Contact Golf coach Sam Silverman for information.
Poms: Contact Poms coach Brianna Lopez for information.
Volleyball (Girls): Contact Varsity Coach Yamiah Compton for more information. The JV Coach for Fall 2019 has not yet been named.
Winter 2019-2020 Sports
(Tryouts will start on Friday, November 15, 2019 unless otherwise noted)
Basketball (Boys): Contact Varsity Coach Desmin Wade for more information. The JV Coach for 2019-2020 has not yet been named.
Bocce (Corollary): Contact Coach Phil Barnes for more information.
Poms: Contact Poms coach Brianna Lopez for information. Poms will not hold additional tryouts in the Winter. Students continuing from the Fall season into the winter season must register again online.
Spring 2019 Sports
(Tryouts will start on Friday, March 1, 2019 unless otherwise noted. Online registration will open approximately one month before tryouts.)
Gymnastics (Girls): Contact Coach Victoria White for information.
Tennis (Boys): Contact Coach Jordan Rowell for more information.
Tennis (Girls): Contact Coach Rich Burke for more information.
Volleyball (Boys): Contact Coach Dana Mitchell-Barstow for information.
Volleyball (Coed): Contact Coach David Fitzgerald for information.