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Click” on this link to register your son/daughter on the Family ID Registration platform for spring sports.

Once on the Family ID webpage, scroll to the bottom of the page and “click” on 2019 Spring Sports Registration in order to begin the registration process.

For more information about Spring Sports, click here.

The Fox Chapel Area Athletic Training Department in conjunction with UPMC Dr. Matthew Schaffer will be providing pre-participation physical exams, at no cost, for high school and middle school athletes’ participation in the SPRING sports season on February 11. Click here for more information.

All girls in grades 1-8 can attend a series of 3 Sunday sessions – 1/27, 2/3, 2/10 from 9:00 – 10:15 am. For more information and to download the registration form, click here.

On February 4, 2019 from 6-8 pm at the Kerr Elementary Gym students in grades K-5 can attend a mini cheer camp. For more information and a registration form, click here.

Any K-6th grader is welcome to join a clinic in March run by Varsity Coach Jim Hastings, his staff, and varsity players.

For more information and a registration form, click here.

Fox Chapel’s strength and conditioning staff is offering a developmental camp for all 3rd through 8th graders.

Instruction will concentrate on functional movement patterns, injury prevention, speed, and agility training.

Click here for more details and an application.

The Fox Chapel Area School District has a number of Scholarships available. The Rich Kriston Athletic Scholarship was established to honor a Fox Chapel Area High School senior who has excelled in athletic activity while maintaining high sportsmanship standards. The scholarship is a one-time award of $2,000 for a Fox Chapel Area High School Senior who has shown a commitment to continuing his/her education beyond high school. Click here for an application form.

Please download this letter to learn more about the time-frame and details for the upcoming tennis season that will start with tryouts on August 12.

Athletic Highlights


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WPIAL 5-A & 6-A Classifications Sports News (Western Pennsylvania)

Danielle Parker averaged 24.0 points, 9.0 rebounds, 4.0 steals and 2.0 blocks per game last week, helping Washington & Jefferson College pick up Presidents’ Athletic Conference road wins at Grove City College and Saint Vincent College. The senior scored a career-high 27 points against the Wolverines Wednesday before tallying a 21-point, 10-rebound double-double in a... More »
Author: Drew Karpen
Posted: January 22, 2019, 9:33 pm
Tom Kromka averaged 19.0 points and 10.0 rebounds per game last week in a pair of PAC wins for Saint Vincent College. He finished the week shooting 62.5 percent (15 of 24) from the floor. Kromka posted a 15-point, 12-rebound double-double in last Wednesday’s 75-68 victory at Chatham University before totaling 23 points and eight... More »
Author: Drew Karpen
Posted: January 22, 2019, 9:10 pm
Back on December 17, Mars, the defending Class 5A PIAA champion, defeated Gateway, the defending WPIAL champion, 54-42. It was the first loss of the season for the Gators, who have responded well. Gateway hasn’t lost a section game since then, and got their revenge on Monday night at home, defeating the Planets, 48-39. The... More »
Author: Drew Karpen
Posted: January 22, 2019, 7:53 pm
With 1:38 remaining in the fourth quarter, freshman Alyssa Clutter made two free throws to give Trinity a 34-33 lead. The Hillers held onto that that against visiting South Fayette, not allowing them to get a shot off in the final seconds for a crucial Section 1-5A win on Monday night. The win gave Trinity sole... More »
Author: Drew Karpen
Posted: January 22, 2019, 7:38 pm
Friday night’s Fox Chapel at Penn Hills boys basketball game had no barring on the section standings, but it had the excitement level of two teams battling for first place. With 20.7 seconds left in double overtime and his team down by two points, Kyree Hairston-Mitchell dialed up from way beyond the 3-point line to give... More »
Author: Drew Karpen
Posted: January 19, 2019, 9:28 pm