Sports News & Notes

Tennis: The tennis team will begin practice this Sunday, August 16 from 1:30-3:00 at the Los Altos Tennis Courts. Students in 5th-8th grade interested in playing for ILS should plan on attending. Matches will be played on Thursdays. Mrs. Becky Thuma is our coach again this year and you can contact her at 417-7358 or by email at bkthuma@comcast.net.

Golf: The golf team has it’s first tournament Saturday, August 29. If you are interested in playing for the ILS golf team contact Bryan Ruddy at 554-3810 or by email at bjruddy@gmail.com.

Volleyball: We will have 3-girls’ volleyball teams this year. Grades 7-8 will play varsity, grade 6 will play JV, and 5th grade will be C-team. Our coaches this year are Jill Pallulat, Jamie Ad-kins, Laniya Howe, and Stephanie Smith. Practices next week will be Monday thru Wednesday with C-team and JV practicing from 3:30-4:30 and varsity from 4:30-5:30. All girls in 5th-8th grade are eligible to play. Game schedules will be available soon.

Physicals/Code of Conduct: A reminder to all 5th-8th grade students who plan on participating in sports this year. You will need a physical on file in the office, so please make plans to get that done as soon as possible. You will also need to complete the league Code of Conduct form. If you have any questions about the physical or need the forms p4 lease contact the school office or you can find it on the school website.

Coaches: All coaches working with ILS teams will need a cur-rent background check on file with Mr. Angell. If you have not had a background check in the past two years, you will need to get that done. You can get those forms from Mr. Angell and he will submit them for processing.