Posted on August 9, 2018
Categories: Athletics

What follows is a list of pre-season practices and tryouts for the fall sports. If you have any questions, please contact the coach of the specific sport. And all players should have a current PIAA physical from after June 1st to be eligible to play PIAA sports at SLA. The form can be downloaded here.


Girls and Boys Cross-Country: Preseason — Monday – Thursday, August 13 – August 23, Meet 5pm at SLA. All interested students welcome. Contact Ms. Giknis – – for more information.

Girls Soccer: Tryouts — Wed / Thurs of Summer Institute (8/15 and 8/16) – Meet in the Cafe at 12:30. Contact Ms. Siswick – – for more information.

Boys Soccer: Tryouts – Aug 16th. 4-6pm at 44th and Haverford – Contact Coach Corbie at for more information.

Students Run Philly Style: Practice schedule is Monday 8:30am, Thursday 4pm, Saturday 9am for runners transitioning from their middle school teams. Contact Jeremy Spry at for more information.

Girls and Boys Ultimate: Introductory sessions after Summer Institute (8/14 – 8/15) at Penn Park. Meet in the cafe at 12:30. For girls, contact Ms. Sessa ( and for boys, contact Mr. Lehmann ( for more information.

Girls Volleyball: Girls Varsity Volleyball tryouts will take place on Wednesday, August 15th from 3:30-6:00 pm at Lloyd Hall, 1 Boathouse Row, Philadelphia, PA 19130. For incoming 9th graders, tryouts will take place on Friday, August 17th from 3:30-6:00pm at Lloyd Hall.

Make sure to bring a completed mandatory sports physical (dated after June 1, 2018), knee pads, and plenty of water. Conditioning will continue everyday from 3:30-6:00pm until the season begins.

Contact Volleyball Manager, Justin Peccina at for more information.