Bellefonte Area School District is a member of the PIAA (Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association). The sports that are school-sponsored are for Junior (7th-9th grades) and High (10th-12th grades) High School aged student-athletes. Please refer to the chart below for sponsored sports/clubs and their grade level.
Season Boys' Girls' Sport Grades Sport Grades Fall Cross Country 7-12th Cheerleading 7-12th Football 7-12th Cross Country 7-12th Golf 9-12th Golf 9-12th Soccer 7-12th Soccer 7-12th Volleyball 7-12th Winter Basketball 7-12th Basketball 7-12th Swimming 9-12th Cheerleading 7-12th Wrestling 7-12th Gymnastics 9-12th Swimming 9-12th Spring Baseball 9-12th Softball 7-12th Lacrosse 9-12th Lacrosse 9-12th Track and Field 7-12th Track and Field 7-12th CLUBS Winter Bowling 9-12th Bowling 9-12th Spring Baseball 7-8th Spring Lacrosse 6-8th Lacrosse 6-8thA physical examination is required by PIAA for an athlete to be eligible to participate in an interscholastic sport. The physical must be completed after June 1st for fall sports participation and will be effective, regardless of when it is performed during the school year until, the next May 31st.For Winter and Spring Sports: A reexamination or re-certification is required for each subsequent sports season if the student (a) suffers an illness or injury which renders the student unable to participate in 25% or more of the Regular Season Contests in the immediately preceding sports season; and/or (b) suffers an illness or injury which resulted in absence from school for ten (10) or more days and/or which requires surgery.
PLANETHS (Student Central) - Fall 2023 Sports Physical Directions and Help Sheet
Physical Form (must be signed and dated by a physician)
Section 6 (Health History) (a paper copy may be needed during the physical for the doctors review - this will also have to be completed electronically in planeths. To eliminate duplication, you could fill out electronically and print to take to doctors.)
Use this link and follow the directions Student Central help sheet to set up your account. All student-athletes will register for the Bellefonte Area High School.
NOTE: First day of Fall 2023 Sports is August 14th (Golf and Varsity/Junior Varsity (9th-12th grades) Football Heat Acclimation starts on August 7th). If interested in playing a fall sport, please register and submit your physical to Student Central/Big Teams. To ensure participation on the first day, all registrations are due the week before the season starts - Friday, August 4th for Varsity/Junior Varsity football and golf; Monday, August 7th for all others.
PARENT MEETING - August 9, 2023 6:30 PM
High School Library
Use your BASD email and school password to create an account. This ensures that the Athletic Office can help you if you forget your password.
Make sure you send a link invite to your parents. This can be a phone number or email. Email is an easier route to go.