Cesar Chavez Middle School Athletics
At Cesar Chavez Middle School we offer nine Athletic programs open to all grade levels. Each of our sports teams, except Wrestling which is Independent, participate in the SACMAL (Southern Alameda County Middle Athletics League), which has 10 other participating schools from Union City, Castro Valley, Newark, San Leandro, and San Lorenzo. If you are eligible you can automatically join: Cross Country (boys and girls), Wrestling (boys and girls), Track and Field (boys and girls). If you are eligible you can tryout for the remaining teams, which make cuts: Girls Softball, Co-Ed Flag Football, Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball, Girls Soccer, Boys Soccer and Girls Volleyball.
Each team’s season takes place at different times of the school year and it is important that students pay attention to when tryouts or practices begin if they wish to participate.
The teams begin practicing or tryouts in the following times of the year. The following are our sports teams and when they begin:
1st Trimester Season: September - December
Co-Ed Flag Football, Softball, Cross Country, Girls Basketball
2nd Trimester Season: January - March
Boys Basketball, Girls Soccer, Boys Soccer, Girls Wrestling, Boys Wrestling
3rd Trimester Season: April - June
Girls Volleyball, Boys Volleyball, Track and Field
Color Guard: Color Guard is offered September through April. There are three practices a week, five competitions, and one show throughout the year.