BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Baltimore County Public Schools officials are asking students interested in fall sports to begin registering online.
The fall sports season begins Aug. 11. Online registration is open now for allied soccer, badminton, cheerleading, cross country, field hockey, golf, soccer and volleyball.READ MORE: More Than 1,000 Students In Quarantine In Anne Arundel County; County Executive Supports Vaccine Mandate For All Students
“I encourage all students to consider participating in interscholastic athletics,” BCPS Superintendent Darryl L. Williams said in a statement. “Competing in sports is a great way to make friends, stay physically and mentally healthy, and strengthen discipline.”READ MORE: Residents & Business Owners Question The Future Of The Inner Harbor's Gallery Mall
The middle school fall sports season starts Sept. 13. Online registration for badminton and cross country is now available.MORE NEWS: Shortage In COVID Testing Kits Driving Up Lab-Based Demand
To participate in athletics, students must meet eligibility requirements and pass a pre-participation physical. Under the school system’s COVID-19 mitigation plan, all students and staff may choose to keep wearing masks, even if they are vaccinated. Administrators encourage all athletes to get vaccinated.