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SPRING SPORT INFORMATION

High School and Middle School practice information is posted at the bottom of this page.

**NO STUDENT-ATHLETE WILL BE ALLOWED TO BEGIN PRACTICE WITHOUT FIRST SUBMITTING A COMPLETED AIA PHYSICAL (A printable version of the Physical can be found below using the Registration Process link).

 

  • All Lincoln 5th-11th graders are eligible to participate in Lincoln Prep Athletics. 5th-8th grades participate in the Great Hearts Middle School League (GHMSL), 9th-12th grades participate in the Arizona Interscholastic Association (AIA)

 

 

 

  • Student-Athlete Eligibility – Details in Student-Athlete Handbook which is read and signed electronically during the registration process

 

 

  • As soon as completed, game schedules will be posted on the athletics website. Seasons typically wrap up during the first week of May.

 

Practice Schedules

HIGH SCHOOL

Varsity Baseball – Head Coach John Paul Thurau: jthurau@lincolnprep.org

FIRST PRACTICE – Monday, Feb. 10th

Practices will be held every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday. Locations vary based on field availability. Practices are typically held from 4:00-6:00pm. All practice information will be disseminated via Coach Thurau’s weekly email communication.

 

Varsity Track & Field – Head Coach Jesus Ortiz: ortizj3a@outlook.com

FIRST PRACTICE – Monday, Feb. 10th

Monday – 4:00-5:30pm @ LPA Field

Tuesday – 4:00-5:45pm @ Discovery Park (2214 E. Pecos Road, Gilbert)

Thursday – 4:00-5:45pm @ Discovery Park (2214 E. Pecos Road, Gilbert)

Friday – 4:00-5:45pm @ LPA Field

 

Varsity Beach Volleyball – Head Coach Blake Somsen: bsomsen@lincolnprep.org

FIRST PRACTICE – Tuesday, Feb. 11th

Tuesday – Friday 4:00-6:00pm @ Tumbleweed Rec Center (745 E. Germann Road, Chandler)

 

 

MIDDLE SCHOOL

Girls & Boys Basketball – Head Coach (Boys) Aaron Foshie: afoshie@lincolnprep.org //  Head Coach (Girls) Jeffrey Carlson: jbradley@lincolnprep.org

Teams will be decided the first two days of practice. No cuts will be made. Players will be assigned to teams A, B and C as skill level dictates. After this first week all schedules will be set as you see below. Changes to practice or game schedules will be communicated via the Head Coaches in their weekly email. Please make sure you are registered online to guarantee receipt of these emails. For practice please bring basketball shoes, athletic shorts/shirt and water – items may be kept in your student’s own locker or in the locker-room in the gym. Student-athletes with at 3:30pm practice should quickly change into their athletic clothing after school and head to the gym. Student-athletes with a 5:30pm practice time should head to the weight-room in the gym.

BOYS

FIRST PRACTICES – Feb. 20th & 21st 

5th-8th grades from 5:00pm-6:30pm

The following week (Feb. 24th-28th) and remainder of the season the practice schedule will be as follows:

BOYS – Monday, Tuesday & Thursday – 5:00pm-6:30pm in the Lincoln Gym

 

GIRLS

FIRST PRACTICES – Feb. 24th, 25th & 28th – *Please note this is a change from the original schedule posted last week. An email with this change was sent to all families registered online for MS Girls Basketball.

5th-8th grades from 3:30pm-5:00pm

The following week (Mar. 2-6) and remainder of the season the practice schedule will be as follows:

GIRLS – Monday, Tuesday & Friday – 3:30pm-5:00pm in the Lincoln Gym

 

 

Swim  – Head Coach Ryan Villegas: rvillegas@lincolnprep.org

FIRST PRACTICE – Feb. 19th

Monday (6:30pm-8:00pm) and Wednesday (2:30pm-4:00pm) @ EVO Power location (3727 S. Power Road, Mesa 85212)

Please make sure your student-athlete has their own swimsuit (team color is navy blue), swim cap, goggles, towel and water. Coach Villegas will provide swim caps for the meets. Swim meets are typically held on Fridays and/or Saturday’s with a total of 5 meets plus the Championship.

 

Tennis – Head Coach Maura Derr: mderr@lincolnprep.org

FIRST PRACTICE – Feb. 19th

Monday, Wednesday & Thursday – 4:00pm-5:30pm @ Tumbleweed Tennis Center (745 E. Germann Road, Chandler)

Please make sure your student-athlete has their own racket and brings athletic shorts/shirts, shoes and water to school.  All items may be kept in your student’s own locker or in the locker-room in the gym. Student-athletes should quickly change into their athletic clothing after school and head to the front of school to be picked up and taken to practice. Competition days will vary depending on court availability. We will compete in a total of 6 matches plus the Championship. Coach Derr will provide match jerseys but we ask that you provide your own WHITE shorts or tennis skirt.

 

Track & Field – Head Coach Drake Kennon: dkennon@lincolnprep.org

FIRST PRACTICE – Thursday, Feb. 20th

Monday – 4:00-5:30pm @ LPA Field

Tuesday – 4:00pm-5:30pm @ Discovery Park (2214 E. Pecos Road, Gilbert)

Thursday – 4:00pm-5:30pm @ LPA Field

Please make sure your student-athlete brings athletic shorts/shirts, shoes, sunscreen and water to school.  All items may be kept in your student’s own locker or in the locker-room in the gym. Student-athletes should quickly change into their athletic clothing after school and head to the front of school to be picked up and taken to practice if off-site or, to to the Lincoln Field if on-campus. We will compete in a total of 7 meets plus the Championship. Coach Kennon will provide uniforms (tops and bottoms).