Wednesday, August 14, 2013
POLK COUNTY - Fall sports registration is already under way for area high schools with the first official Oregon School Activities Association practices scheduled for Monday. Here is the information student-athletes need if they wish to participate. Dallas Registration will continue through Thursday. Athletic office hours are 8 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. Sports registration paperwork is available at the athletic office or online at www.dallas.k12.or.us/dhsathletics/index.html. The participation fee is $125 unless the student athlete is on the reduced lunch program, in which case it is $62.50. For students on the free lunch program the cost is $25. Award letters from the district office must be shown at time of registration. Dance team does not have a reduced fee. The cost is $75.Cheer team cost is $75, $50, or $25 depending on lunch program status. The athletic office will be closed on Friday, and parents are encouraged to attend the parent meeting to be held Sept. 4 at 7 p.m. in the Dallas High School gymnasium.For more information, contact Athletic Director Tim Larson at 503-623-8336. Central Registration will continue through Thursday. Wednesday morning registration will run from 9 a.m to 1 p.m. and football registration will run from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday registration hours are from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 5 to 7 p.m. Physicals must be completed before first practice. For more information contact the Central High athletic office at 503-606-2227. Perrydale Physicals will be performed at the school gym on Aug. 14, from 1 p.m. to 5 and registration will continue through Thursday. For more information contact Athletic Director Chris Gubrud at 503-623-2040. Falls City The athletic office will be open Wednesday and Thursday from 8 a.m to 4 p.m. and registration will continue through the first week of practice. All students wishing to participate in volleyball or football must have their physicals completed before joining official practices. Any parents or students that have questions are encouraged to contact Athletic Director Dennis Sickles at 503-787-3521.