PHILOSOPHY STATEMENT - ACTIVITIES/ATHLETICS
Extracurricular programs are an integral part of the educational experience and play an important role in the growth and development of young men and women.
Welcome Class of 2025 to York Dukes Athletics
We welcome the class of 2025 to the Dukes Family. We offer 32 sports here at York. We are highly competitive and strive for excellence both on and off the field.
Click on the sport that interests you and it will bring you to the team website to watch a video presentation and also fill out a google form so you can be contacted for further information on participating in summer camps or other upcoming events.
Fall Sports -
Boys' Cross Country Girls' Cross Country
Football Boys' Golf
Girls' Golf Girls' Swim/Dive
Girls' Tennis Boys' Soccer
Girls' Volleyball Sideline Cheer
Winter Sports -
Boys' Basketball Girls' Basketball
Special Olympic Basketball Bowling
Girls' Gymnastics Boys' Swim/Dive
Wrestling Competitive Dance
Spring Sports -
Boys' Gymnastics Boys' Lacrosse
Girls' Lacrosse Softball
Girls' Soccer Boys' Tennis
Boys' Track Girls' Track
Boys' Volleyball Boys' Water Polo
Girls' Water Polo
WINTER SPORTS ORIENTATION -
Winter Season begins on November 16th with online registration opening on November 1st. You will need to be registered and have a current physical on file before tryouts on November 16th. Please send all physicals, to Linda Wilkie - email@example.com. All athletes and parents must watch video below. There is no use of locker rooms and athletes must bring their own water to practices.
Winter Sports Orientation Video - Click here
Winter Athletics Update - 11/18/2020
Due to Governor Pritzker’s announcement yesterday regarding the implementation of statewide Tier 3 Mitigations, IHSA has announced that all winter athletics are temporarily paused. The full statement from IHSA is available here. Any additional updates and information will be posted here and sent by the coaches to their participant lists.
On 11/11, nine Student Athletes signed a Letter of Intent or made a commitment to participate in athletics at the Collegiate level next year. Congratulations!!
YORK HOLIDAY APPAREL SALE!
It’s time for the York Holiday Apparel Sale! The Athletic Boosters have a fabulous collection of brand new York swag, just in time for holiday gift-giving. Check out our cozy soft sherpas in two styles, ladies and unisex joggers, crew, hooded and full zip sweatshirts, and a giant logo blanket. Orders must be placed by November 15th and will be available for pick-up beginning Dec 10th at the Elmhurst Photo Boutique. For a shipping fee, orders can be sent to you via USPS or UPS.
Go to https://pswear.com/YorkHoliday to see our full selection of special order items available only through this pre-sale.
How to order?
1) Place an order through the above website, however, our vendor is required to charge tax and website service charges equaling 12% to the order.
2) If you would like to avoid these fees, you may complete the
PAPER ORDER FORM download and scan/photo it and send it to YorkBoosters@gmail.com or drop it off in one of three local Elmhurst locations – at Elmhurst Photo Boutique, 385 Alexander Blvd or 748 Prospect where there are bins out for your order.
Questions? Contact us at YorkBoosters@gmail.com
ATHLETIC BOOSTERS APPAREL
The York Athletic Boosters are excited to announce our York Spiritwear Pop-Up shop at Elmhurst Photo Boutique, 535 Spring Road. The Boutique has generously opened a space in their store for a wide selection of our York swag, with ALL proceeds still going to the Athletic Boosters and York Athletics. We have everything from new car magnets and backpacks to T-shirts, hoodies and flannel pants. Although the pandemic has taken a lot away, we are thrilled to be able to provide this unexpected spot to shop for your York gear. The Elmhurst Photo Boutique is open M-F, 10-4:00pm. Cash, check or Venmo only please.
Questions? Contact YorkBoosters@gmail.com
ATHLETIC PICTURE DAY ORDERING
Your athlete's photos will be posted online within a week of your photo day for viewing and ordering. Please click the link below to sign up for viewing and ordering. Sign up for an email notification when your photo is ready for viewing and ordering.
Congratulations to Gigi Barr and Emily Fleckenstein on making the top 72 High School All American list for AVCA! Job well done. Can't wait to see what the girls volleyball season brings!! Go Dukes!!