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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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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
GREENVILLE, Pa. — Thiel College senior Jess Vormelker (Orwell, Ohio|Grand Valley) and Saint Vincent College senior Tom Kromka (Monroeville, Pa.|Gateway) have been named the Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) Scholar-Athletes of the Month for December. Each month, the SAAC’s at PAC member institutions are asked to nominate one male and one female... More »
Author: Drew Karpen
Posted: January 18, 2019, 6:10 pm
The Penn-Trafford girls basketball team handed Penn Hills its first section loss of the season with a 42-38 win in overtime. Penn Hills had all the momentum heading into overtime after senior Adia Brisker made a shot at the buzzer to force overtime. The would be the last field goal the Indians would make as the... More »
Author: Drew Karpen
Posted: January 18, 2019, 3:59 pm
It didn’t come as easy as the first meeting, but Gateway was able to hold off Franklin Regional, 50-46, on the road to take sole possession of first place in Section 2-5A on Thursday night. The Gators won the first meeting on 57-34 on Dec. 13. Momentum continued to shift throughout the game, with each... More »
Author: Drew Karpen
Posted: January 18, 2019, 3:29 pm
It didn’t take long for the Upper St. Clair boys basketball team to get over its loss against Mt. Lebanon. One night later, the Panthers picked up their most impressive win of the season, a 58-51 win against City League Powerhouse, Allderdice. Allderdice has already picked up convincing wins against Class 6A contenders Butler and... More »
Author: Drew Karpen
Posted: January 17, 2019, 2:33 pm