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Foothill's athletic department is a competitive program with a wide variety of sports to provide opportunities for all students.

Athletics at Foothill are self-funded. Athletic director costs, trainer fees, transportation expenses, uniform expenses, equipment upgrading/replacement and tournament entry fees are self-funded. As such, a voluntary donation is asked of each player to help fund these valuable programs as well as to support our Foothill Athletic Boosters.

All students are welcome to participate in athletics whether or not a donation is made. However, without your generous support, athletics at Foothill would be unable to continue.

Fall Sports Winter Sports Spring Sports
Cheerleading Basketball (Boys) Baseball
Cross Country Basketball (Girls) Golf (Boys)
Football Cheerleading Lacrosse (Boys)
Golf (Girls) Dance Lacrosse (Girls)
Tennis (Girls) Soccer (Boys) Softball
Volleyball (Girls) Soccer (Girls) Swimming & Diving
Water Polo (Boys) Wrestling Tennis (Boys)
Water Polo (Girls)   Track & Field
    Volleyball (Boys)
     
Mandatory Sports Meetings
Athletes and their parents must attend the informational meetings for fall, winter and spring sports. Please check the website for meeting dates. You'll get all the info you need regarding fall sports.

Athletes must turn in completed sports packets, including a physical exam, before they allowed to try out for a team or attend practice. FALL SPORTS: It's crucial that all sports packets be turned in before school ends in June.

Please click on the Sports Packet link in the upper right corner of this page to access the entire sports packet. An annual physical exam or statement by a medical doctor is required certifying that the student is physically fit to participate in athletics. The sports packet page include the form athletes must take to their physical exam and then turn in with their sports packet. Please note that a chiropractor's assessment is no longer valid.

The voluntary donations for sports are posted on the sports packet pages. Look on the right side of the sports packet page for the voluntary donations link. Voluntary donations will be accepted with completed sports packets.

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All athletic teams at Foothill stress sportsmanship and fair play. Participation depends on the following:
  • Completion of the sports packet (available online).
  • Attend a pre-season meeting with the coaching staff.
  • Attend all tryouts and practices.
  • Follow all rules of eligibility, both transfer and academic.
 
Pre-season sport meetings are held before the beginning of each season of sport. These informational meetings will be held in the large gym at 7 p.m. on the following dates:
 
Parent/Athlete -- Meeting Dates
All meetings from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Fall Sports 2017:  May 1
Winter Sports:      October 16, 2017
Spring Sports:      January 10, 2018

Tryouts/Practice Dates Begin
Football 2017:      August 7
Fall Sports 2017:  August 14
Winter Sports:      November 6
Spring Sports:      February 5, 2018

It is strongly encouraged that all families get involved with the Foothill Athletic Boosters.

Foothill is a member of the East Bay Athletic League (EBAL), which includes the following high schools:
  • Amador Valley
  • California
  • De La Salle/Carondelet
  • Dougherty Valley
  • Dublin
  • Granada
  • Livermore
  • Monte Vista
  • San Ramon Valley
 
For more information contact: 
 
Sebastian Bull and Josh Butterfield – Administrator(s) in charge of athletics
 
Dusty Collins – Athletic Director – dcollins@pleasantonusd.net
 
Coni Miller – Athletics Coordinator – cmiller@pleasantonusd.net
 
Nick Valenziano – Foothill Athletic Boosters President – nickvalenziano@gmail.com