Athletic tryouts and practices for most MCPS high school fall athletic teams begin Wednesday August 9, 2017. Fall teams include cheerleading, boys’ and girls’ cross country, field hockey, football, co-ed golf, pompons, boys’ and girls’ soccer, girls’ tennis, co-ed team handball, and girls’ volleyball. Please contact your schools’ Athletic Director or visit the school website for dates and times. MCPS Requires specific forms for participation in the interscholastic athletics program. These forms are also available in Spanish.