Sports Physicals and Tryout Dates

Prior to participating in tryouts students must turn in the following forms at least one week prior to tryouts:

-Physical (within 12 months)

-Signed concussion form (one per school year)

-Proof of insurance form

Forms may be dropped off at Central Intermediate School. For soccer and wrestling, forms may also be dropped off at Shepherd Middle School.

2020-2021 School Year Tryout Dates 


Tentative Tryout Dates

*Final tryout dates will be posted at least two weeks in advance. Please check back for any changes.

6-8 Soccer

Thursday, August 6 & Friday, August 7 from 4:00-5:30

-Mandatory parent meeting on August 13 at 5:00

5/6 Girls Basketball

Monday, Aug. 26, & Tuesday, Aug. 27

5th Grade - 3:30-4:30

6th Grade - 4:30-5:30 

-Mandatory Parent Meeting TBD 

5/6 Boys Basketball


 5th grade -

6th grade -

Mandatory Parent Meeting TBD  

5-8 Wrestling


5th and 6th Grade -

Mandatory Parent Meeting: TBD

5/6 Volleyball


5th grade

6th grade

Mandatory Parent Meeting: TBD 

For athletic questions, please contact Carrie Price 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)