Sports Physicals and Tryout Dates

Sports Physicals


In order to ensure that your child is able to tryout for sports, students must turn in a current physical, insurance form, and a signed concussion form prior to tryouts. Forms may be dropped off at Central Intermediate School beginning in August. 


2018-2019 School Year Tryout Dates 

Girls' Basketball Tryouts- (2019-2020 TBD) 

Boys' Basketball Tryouts- (5th-6th grade) -Wednesday, October 10th and Thursday, October 11th. 

  • 5th Grade Tryout Times- 3:00pm-4:30pm (both days)
  • 6th Grade Tryout Times; 4:45pm-6:15pm (both days) 

Wrestling Tryouts- ** Due to No School Monday, November 26th**  - Tryouts will be Tuesday, November 27th  and Wednesday, November 28th @ Central Intermediate School

  • 5/6 Grade Tryout Times- 3:00pm-4:30pm (both days)
  • 7/8 Grade Tryout Times- 4:00pm-5:30pm (both days)

*This is a two day tryout. If you have a conflict with one of the dates, please let the coach know. A mandatory parent meeting will take place on Thursday, November 29th at 5pm in Central's library.

Volleyball Tryouts- Friday, November 30th and Saturday, December 1st

  • 5th Grade Tryout Times- Friday 3:00-4:15, Saturday 9:00-10:15
  • 6th Grade Tryout Times- Friday 4:30-5:45, Saturday 10:30-11:45

For athletic questions, please contact Melanie Conley at    

Mandatory Sports Forms

The following forms must be turned in prior to tryouts. Students missing any of the following will not be able to tryout for a sport. 

Forms Needed at First Practice

*These forms are only required for any students who make the team.  Please submit the following forms to your child's coach at the first practice of the season. 

Sports Schedules

The following schedules are tentative for the 2018-2019 school year. Game dates listed may change. Any changes will be noted on the schedule in red. 

Admission Prices

Central Intermediate School charges admission to all home sporting events. Admission prices are listed below. Prices are subject to change based upon the type of event (ie. tournaments). 
Adults- $3.00
Senior Citizens - $2.00
Students (K-8) - $1.00 
Sports passes are available for purchase at a discounted rate. Please talk to your child's coach for more information. 

Directions to Central's Home Games

Central Intermediate School (5th-6th Grades)
711 E. McKinley Rd- Ottawa, IL
All 5th-6th grade home games are played at Central Intermediate School. Central School shares a campus with Shepherd Middle School. Central is a two story building located behind Shepherd Middle School. 
Soccer- All home soccer games are played at the field located West of Central Intermediate School.  
Wrestling- All home meets (5th-8th Grade) will be played at Central Intermediate School (711 E. McKinley Rd)