Welcome to NSHS Athletics

  • North Salinas High has a rich tradition of 60 years of athletic excellence.  Dedicated coaches and hard-working student-athletes make for an amazing education-based athletic program!


    Each student must meet all of the eligibility requirements prior to participating.





    SUMMER WORKOUTS for some sports will go from June 3-July 27, 2019 (see information below).


    Our SPORTS PHYSICAL will be Thursday, August 8 at 3:15 pm in the Small Gym at a cost of $20.

    Our Fall sports include: Cross Country, Field Hockey, Football, Girls' Tennis, & Girls' Volleyball--Practice begins August 9, 2019.

    Our Winter sports include: Boys' & Girls' Basketball, Boys' & Girls' Soccer, and Wrestling--Practice begins November 4, 2019.

    Our Spring sports include: Baseball, Golf, Softball, Swimming, Boys' Tennis, Boys' Volleyball, & Track & Field--Practice begins February 3, 2020.

    Student-athletes live by our Viking Creed

    • Never Give Up
    • Stay Focused
    • Honor Yourself & Others
    • Stay Positive

    Our coaches and student athletes will respect the integrity and judgment of all officials. We expect the fans to do the same. Cheer positively for your team and acknowledge special plays for both teams. Thank you in advance for your cooperation and respecting the game!


    Summer Athletic Workouts go from Monday, June 3 through Saturday, July 27!  Here are the Viking Sports that are working out this summer. 

    Fall Sports First Official Day of Practice will be Friday, August 9.  Our FALL Drug-Free Contract night is Tuesday, July 23 at 7:00 pm in the Main Gym.  ONLY NEW fall student-athletes must attend with a parent/guardian, so mark your calendar now.

    You must use the YELLOW NSHS Health History Form for your physical if you use a private doctor.  A physical is required every 12 calendar months.

    ALL athletes participating in summer workouts must be registered at www.athleticclearance.com  Returning student-athletes, log in and change your school year and register for all sports you will be trying out for.  NEW student-athletes, create an account and input all required information.  Register for all sports you will be doing in 2019-2020!

    Boys’ Basketball—Workouts begin Monday, June 3 from 9-11 am.  A summer calendar will be provided. Contact Coach Alan Green at (831) 262-1613 for more information.

    Boys’ and Girls’ Cross Country—Join the Cross Country “Remind” app for texting information on workouts.  Text “81010” and in the message part type in @96c282  Meet on the grass on Kip Drive.  Contact Coach Justin Conneau at (408) 602-3880 for information. 

    Field Hockey—Workouts are Mondays from 10 am until noon on the turf and Wednesdays from 3:15-5:15.  Contact Coach Stanley Marple at (831) 809-9251 for help.

    Football—Workouts start up Monday, June 3 and go from 3:30-5:30 pm Mondays through Thursdays on the field.  A summer calendar will be provided.  Contact Coach Ben Ceralde at (831) 320-9266 for assistance.

    Boys’ Soccer—Workouts begin Wednesday, June 5 on the turf and fields and go from 5:30-8 Wednesdays and Fridays.  Contact Coach Jesus Gomez at (831) 261-9785 for help.

    Boys’ & Girls’ Tennis—Contact Coach Gonzalo Gonzales at (209) 483-6928 for more information.  Workouts are every Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday from 3-4:30 pm on the tennis courts

    Girls’ Volleyball—Tuesdays and Thursdays starting on June 4th in the GYM from 4-6 pm and Wednesdays/Fridays on the SAND New Players: 1-3 pm, Returning Players and Boys' Volleyball: 3-5 pm.  Contact Coach Maggie Barrera Tennant at (831) 809-9756 for more information.

    ***For 2019-2020 IMPACT TESTING will begin in JUNE/JULY for all NEW student-athletes!  It is a computerized concussion evaluation system and must be completed before an eligibility card will be issued.  If you took the test last season, you do not need again until 2020-2021 (unless you suffered a concussion in 18-19).

    Need any other information?? 

    Mrs. Jean Kinn Ashen, Boys & Girls Athletic Director
    jeankinn.ashen@salinasuhsd.org or (831) 796-7500 x2719

    Ms. Patty Espinosa, Athletic Secretary
    patricia.espinosa@salinasuhsd.org or (831) 796-7500 x2604


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