Week 9 Oct 2-6, 2017

IASAS rosters have been decided by coaches and for those students selected to the IASAS traveling teams the online travel packet has been sent to parents on Sept 28. Please complete asap if you have not already done so.

No training for ATAC teams or MS activities program this Thurs/Fri due to MS CWW program.  Next week will be the final week of Season 1 training for our MS/HS teams. Coaches of MS teams will be arranging at the final training session for award certificates to be presented with some snacks and drinks.

Season 2 tryouts and practice schedule are now  released (see links below) and on theATAC blog schedule page and to be posted on notice boards around school.

Tryout and Practice Schedules for S2 sports SY ’17-18:  are now posted below for-
 (MS Basketball/Touch/Rugby/Tennis) 
(HS Basketball/Touch/Rugby/Tennis&Varsity Swim team)

MS 2nd season tryout schedule

HS 2nd season T-outs schedule

2nd season Practice schedule

For our year round teams and season 1 sports teams practice schedules are posted on notice boards around the school and on the schedules page of the ATAC (Athletics) blog and provided in links below. Our S1 practice schedule runs from Mon Aug 14 until Oct 13th. See schedule links…1st season 17-18-Practice sched

All season sports sched 17-18.xls – 17-18

Please take the time to navigate the ATAC blog as it is our one stop shop for all information related to the competitive ISM sports program.

Upcoming Events:*matches at ISM unless specified as *away venue. Check ATAC game schedule at the parent portal for all the midweek and weekend matches upcoming. Please check on a regular basis as venues and time do change at short notice. Players will always be informed by their coaches if times/venues change.

Tues Oct 3rd
VG Volleyball vs Zobel (league semi final- lost 0-3) 4pm
VG Soccer vs BSM (league semi final won 3-0) 5pm
MS A1 soccer vs Ateneo won 2-0 5pm
Wed Oct 4th
Aspirants boys soccer vs BSM 3:30pm at BSM 2-2 draw
JVGirls soccer (league 3rd place final) vs San Beda Alabang 5pm won 2-1
Thurs Oct 5th
VBoys tune up game vs BSM at BSM 3:45pm
VG Volleyball tune up game vs Makati Gospel 3:30pm
Friday Oct 6th 
HS Volleyball teams away at Brent
Sat Oct 7th
MS girls soccer festival finals  at ISM  for ISM Gold/Green teams
 1pm. For ISM White team finals are at BSM at 1pm
MS boys Volleyball vs Brent 9:30am won/12:30pm
Wall Climbing team at Power Up Tandang Sora
MS A2 soccer semi final vs Southridge 10am won 4-1
JV Boys Volleyball away vs LSM 8am
VGirls soccer league final 3pm
VBoys Volleyball semi final an playoff game 8am lost 0-3&11am
VGirls Volleyball playoff for 3rd at 2pm
Sun Oct 8th
MS A1 soccer semi final vs Ateneo 8am
Mon Oct 9th
VBoys soccer qtr final vs Claret 4pm
Wed Oct 11 HS IASAS teams depart- Soccer at Bangkok/Volleyball&XC at Singapore..www.iasas.asia for live stream/results.
Tournaments begin Thurs Oct 12,13,14. IASAS match fixtures and times can be found at http://atac.ism-online.org/iasas/iasas-schedules/


Oct 26 S1 sports awards at Fine Arts Theatre  *new format this year. This year a new format for the HS sports awards will be used as follows…5:30-6pm Light snacks/refreshments at the Fine arts Theatre Lobby area, 6-6:40pm main awards begin in the Fine Arts Theatre with MVP awardees recognised for JV&Varsity teams, along with 4 year recipients and any special IASAS awards. 6:40-6:45pm. Transition time to break out areas.

From 6:45 to 7:15pm Teams at break out areas for team specific talks/coaches speeches relevant to the teams season and highlights. Parents are welcome to attend the coaches season end talk specific to their son/daughters team.

Information on our ES/MS Activities program is available on the ES and MS Activities blogs. Links to these blogs are on the helpful shortcuts menu on the home page of the ATAC blog or accessible via the ISM website.

For our Sailfish swim team program please check information about tryouts at Sailfish blog

For gymnastics team information please check Gymnastics blog  Look for Coach Jas or Coach Ramon at the MS gym when attending training sessions.

Please note the practice times for ATAC programs for SY 17-18 are as follows:
  • All year round team team training sessions are – 3:15-4:30. See schedule for our All year round teams program here
  • See Sailfish blog for swim squad start and finish times after the tryouts period has concluded and squads have been finalised.
  • Gymnastics team training is  3:10-4:50pm every M,W,F
All HS seasonal teams practice from 3:05- 4:50pm.
MS seasonal teams practice 3:15-4:40pm.
In order to clear the campus prior to 5pm all after school programs will conclude by 4:50pm or earlier. The last bus is 4:55pm  this is due to the ever increasing traffic concerns in our area.

Parents and students please take some time to peruse the ATAC blog it has a wide variety of information and links to our sports and activities program. If you have any questions regarding the competitive program of sports at ISM after reading the information on the blog please send an email to pekinm@ismanila.org and I will assist you as best I can.

Bearcat Den- drop by our fantastic spirit store. There is a  a range of new products and items to purchase including items from our service partners.

Bearcat Den hours of operation- 7am-4pm Mon-Fri.

GO BEARCATS…in 2017-18!