This is a reminder that Season 1 sports, Cross Country, G. Tennis, G. Golf, is in season.  Football is only allowed to condition at this time. G. Soccer, Softball and baseball have also started conditioning. If you are interested in participating please complete your athletic clearance at We are still required to run our practices in pods of no more then 27, so get cleared asap. You can find more athletic clearance information on our athletic website,


Athletic UPDATE

Each League has developed seasons of sport calendars (for all sports offered) for our league.  Attached is our new seasons of sport.  We have been given flexibility to develop two new seasons of sport to give our students every opportunity to participate in athletics.

Cross Country, Girls Tennis and Girls Golf starts on Monday February 1st. Please contact your coach with any sports specific questions. Each sport is limited to pods of 27 and all participants must wear a mask at all times. The State of California has put all CIF sports into specific colors so as we move into new colored tiers more sports will be able to begin.

All students interested in participating in athletics must have a physical dated after 5/1/2020.  You must create an account with a parent/guardian on where online signatures are required.  You must also upload your most current physical on  All cleared students must also download and complete EGUSD COVID Waiver. Athletic clearance information and COVID Waiver can be found on our athletic website,

All students must upload your most current physical on  More information on athletic clearance can be found on our athletic website,

Approved to start Season 1 Sports

Cross Country

Coach Grimble –

Coach Hinton –

Girls Tennis – Coach Naidu –

Girls Golf – Coach Fritz –

Football (Conditioning Only) – Coach Ewing –

Due to the COVID -19 pandemic, all dates are subject to change.

Section Sport Calendar – (DATES SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

Metro League Sports Calendar


2020-2021 Athletic Clearance & COVID waiver

Athletic Clearance

At Monterey Trail we use an online clearance process to clear our athletes. The website is


Every student who wants to participate in a sport must complete and have signed by a parent/guardian the following forms: 1. Physical / Medical Insurance (Mandatory) 2. Emergency Information (Mandatory) 3. Agreement for Team Participation (Mandatory) 4. Student Alternate Transportation Form (Mandatory) 5. Sudden Cardiac Arrest Form (Mandatory) 6. Concussion and Head Injury Information Sheet (Mandatory) 7. Student Personal Automobile Use Form (Optional) Athletes must have a yearly physical from a qualified physician who completes the medical examination report. In order to be accepted for athletics, the physical must be completed after May 1, 2020 of the school year in which the athlete plans to compete. Completed papers should be given to the head coach/athletic director depending on the site’s athletic department policy.

Students will need to create an account and upload a current physical after May 1st, 2020 for the School year of 2020-2021. Also you can find the EGUSD physical form on the under the Forms page. If you have any questions about clearance. Please email David Coronado, Fall Sports start on Dec 7th for Cross Country and Football and Dec 14th for Men’s & Women’s Volleyball and Men’s & Women’s Water Polo. 

You must be academically eligible from final term 1 grades to tryout for a fall sport. 


EGUSD Sports Physical Examination Form 20-21

Elk Grove Unified School District (“EGUSD”) is complying with guidance and taking reasonable steps to mitigate the risk of spreading COVID-19. However, this risk cannot be completely eliminated and EGUSD cannot guarantee that you and/or, if applicable, your student(s)/child(ren) will not become infected with COVID-19. Further, participating in the EGUSD athletic program and related events and activities (“Athletic Program”) could increase your and/or, if applicable, your student(s)/child(ren)’s risk of contracting COVID-19. Consequently, for the safety of our staff, students, parents, and other visitors, EGUSD requires all persons participating in its activities during this pandemic to acknowledge an assumption of the risk, waive (i.e. release) liability, and agree to abide by our COVID-19 protocols.  Please print all three pages sign and bring to your conditioning period.

Waiver-COVID Athletics

EGUSD shall not discriminate against any pupil based on actual or perceived ancestry, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, immigration status, national origin, race or ethnicity, religion, sex, or sexual orientation in the access to student activities.



Statement Regarding Education-Based Athletics for 2020-21 School Year

Season 1 sports are on hold, effective December 7th (FB) and December 14th (Cross Country, D7 Soccer, Water Polo-B&G, Girls Volleyball, Badminton), practices and competition are on hold until the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), in conjunction with the State of California Governor’s office, release return-to-activity guidelines. The CIFSJS will be meeting to discuss additional steps and timelines for the SJS.

Attached is the CIF STATE statement.

Press Release_12.1.20 CIF Statement Regarding Education-Based Athletics for 2020-21 School Year

SJS Sports Calendar for 2020-21

Due to the COVID -19 pandemic, all dates are subject to change. Please continue to monitor the Sac-Joaquin Section website


Season 1 Start Date

  • December 7, 2020 – Cross Country, Football
  • December 14, 2020 – B/G Volleyball, B/G Water Polo

Season 2 Start Date:          

  • February 1, 2021 – B/G Golf, B/G Tennis
  • February 22, 2021 – B/G Basketball, B/G Soccer, Wrestling
  • March 8, 2021 – Baseball, Softball, Swimming
  • March 15, 2021 – Track and Field

The SJS Sports Calendar for 2020-21

The CIF Sac-Joaquin Section will follow the CIF State modified sport calendar for the 2020-21 school year. It means many changes for our schools and our student-athletes, and these decisions didn’t come lightly. We strongly encourage you to check out all the below links, which include the new calendar, a tentative quick reference playoff guide and a list of all the bylaw and process changes in one fact sheet.

20-21 Sport Calendar version 3


Basketball Conditioning – POSTPONED

All interested basketball athletes must complete and submit the EGUSD COVID RELEASE FORM as well as complete the online clearance process at You must turn in a hard copy of COVID form as well as be cleared on For sports specific questions please contact coaches below.

Girl’s Basketball will begin October 27th Tuesday’s & Thursday’s from 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm.

Coach Whitsett –

Boy’s Basketball will begin on October 19th. Monday – Thrusday from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm.

Coach Fields –

NCAA E-learning, Distance and Hybrid Coursework Update

Here is information from NCAA Clearinghouse

E-learning, Distance and Hybrid Coursework Update

In an effort to provide clarity to students and parents making decisions regarding the 2020-2021 academic year, the NCAA Eligibility Center is providing additional guidance regarding distance, e-learning or hybrid options made available by schools with NCAA-approved core courses. The Eligibility Center will continue to monitor the environment and make determinations on extension of other COVID-19 relief policies as more information becomes available.


2020-21 Guide for the College-Bound Student-Athlete

The 2020-21 Guide for the College-Bound Student-Athlete is now available for download! The guide is designed to assist you, athletic directors, coaches, college-bound student-athletes and their families with understanding the initial-eligibility process.

Click here to retweet our guide update and share with your student-athletes and their families! You may also find the guide on the High School Portal and . If you’d like to purchase copies of the guide, please visit

Class of 2020 Athletic Award Winners

2019-20 Athletic Awards


MALE                                                   FEMALE                                                        Kevin Adams Jr.                                  Sarah Sin


MALE                                                                                    FEMALE

Kent Huynh                                                                           Kandace Sans

Marcus Jones


Neil Avellanosa          Andrew Llamado             Kevin Adams Jr.                  Newland Luu

Brandon Blanton         Kendon Luu             Brandon Blanton                 Chioma Onejeme

Seva Carter                 Newland Luu             Christian Calvan                 Caleb Ramseur

Jonathan Catano       Johnson Nguyen           Seva Carter                           Reis Rogers

Calvin Chen               Tommy Nguyen           Henry Chiu                           Jared Saechao

Henry Chiu                 Benjamin On                India Collins                         Kandace Sans

India Collins                Chioma Onejeme          Philip Doan                          Sarah Sin

Jocelyn Cruz             Aija Redding                   Kent Huynh                  Angelina Timonina

Vivian Do                   Sarah Sin                      Marcus Jones                   Vincent H. Tran

Philip Doan                Emily Tu                         Charislynn Lee                     Emily Tu

Kent Huynh          Jared Van Der Zwaag          Addison Lor                         Carmen Yang

Kevin Kong             Carmen Yang


Brittany Tran


Antonio Williams


Kevin Adams Jr.

Michelle Davies

Caleb Ramseur

Kandace Sans

Brittany Tran


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