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Athletics & Wellness



Athletics Office
1401 N Cayuga St
Samantha Little
Director of Athletics and Wellness

Updates and Announcements

Fields Closed for Maintenance
The following athletic fields will be closed for maintenance from June 26 through August 21 and will not be available for use:
  • Sweet Field
  • Practice Fields 1 and 2
  • Cayuga Street Field
Join the Fun Run for Equality on June 11
Ithaca High School sophomore Izzy Laforge has organized a fun run to bring awareness to racial inequality and injustices and raise money for the Southside Community Center. Everyone is invited to participate on Sunday, June 11, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Moresco Stadium track. Come run or walk, donate money, eat free ice cream, get a t-shirt, and win local prizes in a raffle! All money raised will be donated to Southside. More>>
Spring 2023 NYSPHSAA Scholar-Athletes and Teams
Congratulations to ALL of our varsity spring teams for earning NYSPHSAA Scholar-Athlete Team distinction (more than 75% of the roster earning a 90%+ GPA) and our many NYSPHSAA Scholar-Athletes (individuals earning a 90%+ GPA)!

Click here to see the scholar-athletes for each team!

Spring Sports Information
Registration and Tryout Dates
All JV and Varsity Sports (9-12th grade)
Registration: Monday, February 13 - Friday, March 3
Tryouts: Monday, March 13
Modified Sports (7 & 8th grade)
Registration: Monday, February 27 - Friday, March 10
Tryouts: Monday, March 27

Additional information can be found on our website and social media pages.

2023-2024 JV & Varsity Sport Start Dates
Fall - Monday, August 21
Winter - Monday, November 13
Spring - Monday, March 11
NFHS Launches Campaign Against Bad Behavior at Events – Enough is Enough
Periodically, The NFHS Voice will be presented in the form of video. This week, NFHS CEO Karissa Niehoff unveils the nationwide campaign entitled Bench Bad Behavior which is designed to end the out-of-control behavior by parents and other fans at high school sporting events. This unacceptable behavior is driving away men and women from serving as officials and threatening the future of high school sports in our country. Very simply, this unsportsmanlike behavior must stop - Enough is Enough.

See the full article here!

COVID Return to Play Clearance 
For caregivers and scholars who are needing COVID Return to Play Clearance please review this document for a breakdown of the process. If you need this clearance, you should have or will be receiving an email regarding this.
Staff Wellness
June Wellness Newsletter: Check out the June 2023 Wellness Newsletter for safety tips for exercising outdoors, the health benefits of gardening, and more!

For more updates and resources, check out our staff wellness page.

Capital Project Construction
Click on the images below to learn more!
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Moresco Stadium
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Baseball Field
Schedule Galaxy is Now Called Aktivate Scheduling 
Schedule Galaxy is now called Aktivate scheduling. All contest schedules for ICSD Athletics will be posted here. If you have questions please contact the Athletics Office at (607) 274-2155.