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Terra Linda Athletics utilizes InstaTeam to communicate between coaches, parents and athletes.  By subscribing to InstaTeam you will receive emails of schedule updates, game time changes, cancellations and other team information. Click on the Team Schedules, Coaches & InstaTeam Codes tab above to learn more about Instateam, including how to download & use the app.

          CIF Census

2018-19 CIF Participation Census


College Recruiting & Making Your Decision:

STEP 1: Questions to Ask Yourself

What Are My Athletic Goals?

  • Participation

  • Level of Competition

  • Ability to Contribute and  Travel

  • Is this the appropriate level for your abilities ie. Div 1 vs. Div 2 vs. Div 3.

What Are My Education Goals?

  • Type of Education

  • Level of Education(AA, Bachelors, Masters, Law, Doctorate)

  • What is the Priority(Sport first? Education first? Balance?)

  • Does the school have the academic curriculum that you are interested in?

  • Would you choose this school if you were not playing a collegiate sport?

What Can I Afford?

  • Am I eligible for financial Aid

  • Can I get a scholarship

  • Can you afford this school

Where Do I Want To Live?

  • Proximity to home

  • Climate Preference

  • Life after the sport/college

  • Can you spend four years here?

STEP 2: Research and Correspondence

  • Know the Rules

    • You cannot accept any gift from the school or anyone affiliated with it.

    • You cannot practice with the team when you are visiting.

    • Read the NCAA Guide for College Bound Athletes.

    • What are the eligibility requirements to participate in a sport?

    • Coaches may not call you until July 1 after your Junior year. You can call or write to them before.

  • Where Do I think I Want to Go To College?

    • Use a Broad Search.

    • Include Schools that are “challenging”.

    • Include schools that are “fun”.

  • Do Your Homework

    • Know the School’s admission requirements

    • Know the application process & deadlines

    • Research the team standards, history, records etc

    • Would you be happy with this team?

College Sports Information for the College Bound Athlete

NCAA Educational Resources: Student Athlete

NCAA student athlete

Recruiting Tips Handout:

recruiting tips link

Recruiting checklist for high school freshman

recruiting checklist

Recruiting checklist for high school sophomore

recruiting checklist for sophomores

Recruiting checklist for high school juniors

recruiting for juniors

Recruiting checklist for high school seniors

recruiting tips for seniors

Academic Eligibilty:

NCAA Eligibility Center for the College bound Athlete 2018-2019

eligibility center

NCAA Eligibility Center Checklist:

eligibility center checklist

General Collegiate Information:

NCAA-National Collegiate Athletic Organization

NCAA organization

NAIA-National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics


NJCAA-National Junior College Athletic Association


Terra Linda High School Athletics

fall 2022-2023 Sports Updates  



Summer Football begins June 13 (TL Field)  Schedule is as follows, exact times to be determined closer to June

(No practice July 1-10 and week of August 1)

Monday: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Weights

Tuesday/Thursday: 2:30 PM - 7:30 PM Field/Weights

Wednesday: 2:30 PM - 7:30 PM Field

Summer Water polo begins June 13 (TL Pool)

Mon, Wed, Thur 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Cheerleading (Cheer room)

Tuesday and Thursday 5 PM - 8 PM

June 25-26, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (TL Gym)

Lacrosse (TL Field) Sundays, June 12 - August 7

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Girls Volleyball open gym (TL Gym) July 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, and 28

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Wrestling (Wrestling room) June and July 

Monday-Thursday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Mondays and Wednesdays 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Summer Youth Club - Monday & Wednesday, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Basketball open gym (TL Gym) Starting June 13 except for June 25-26

Monday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (Boys)

Tuesday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (Boys)

Wednesday 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (Girls)

Thursday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (Boys)

Saturday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (Boys)

                          2022/23 Calendar

For a complete list of scheduled games please click here:

(please note some games may get modified and are not updated)

Fall sports have been loaded in the Team Schedules, Coaches & Instateam page. Please click on the 6 digit alpha/numeric hyperlink code next to your sport to see the schedule for the upcoming season. We will update Winter and Spring sports as soon as information is available.



Welcome to our 2022/23 Sports seasons.

Terra Linda High School has instituted a platform for athletic registration through FAMILYID.(

FamilyID is a secure registration platform that provides you with an easy, user-friendly way to register for our programs, and helps us to be more administratively efficient and environmentally responsible.  When you register through FamilyID, the system keeps track of your information in your FamilyID profile.  You enter your information only once for each family member for multiple uses and multiple programs.


Athletes who participated in a sport  last year and have registered for FamilyID should do the following:

  1. Log into your account
  2. Click on Fall/ Winter Sports
  3. Click on the Fall/ Winter sport your student athlete wishes to participate
  4. Click on participant's name and all fields will populate with your information you already provided
  5. Scroll down the page until you find the agreements; click on all the agreements – Both Athlete and Parent/Guardian
  6. Edit any of your personal information if needed
  7. Press save


A parent/guardian should register by going to the TL website and then to the Athletics page and click on the FamilyID link to get started.

You may also click on the following link:

Once on FamilyID site follow these steps:

  1. To find your program, click on the link provided by the Organization and select the registration form under the word Programs.
  2. Next, click on the green Register Now button and scroll, if necessary, to the Create, Account Log In.  If this is your first time using FamilyID, click Create Account
  3. Create your secure FamilyID account by entering the account owner First and Last names(parent/guardian), E-Mail and password.  Select I Agree to the FamilyID Terms of Service.  Click Create Account.
  4. You will receive an email with a link to activate your new account.  If you don’t see the email, check your E-mail filters(spam, junk, etc…)
  5. Click on the link in your activation E-Mail, which will log you into
  6. Once in the registration form, complete the information requested.  All fields with a red* are required to have an answer.
  7. Click the Continue button when your form is complete
  8. Review your registration summary.
  9. No Payment Required
  10. Click the green Submit button.  After selecting Submit, the registration will be complete.  You will receive a completion email from FamilyID confirming your registration.

Once you are in the portal, under Links on the right hand side, click on the Pre-Participation Physical Form and print.  This is the only piece of paper you will need.  This is the form your doctor should sign and stamp and then you can upload the form to your account.  You can also find the Pre-Participation Physical Form by going to the Forms and Information tab above on the top left of the page.

If you have trouble uploading the physical form, the form may be brought in to the Athletic Office.

You may login at anytime to update your information and to check your registration(s).

To view a completed registration, select the Registration tab on the blue bar.


If you need assistance with registration, contact FamilyID at or call 888-800-5583 x 1

Support is available 7 days per week and messages will be returned promptly.

All students transferring to Terra Linda from another High School MUST speak with our Athletic Director after meeting with our School Registrar and enrolling for classes. CIF/NCS must approve ALL transfer students for athletic eligibility.  CIF/NCS forms may be required, subject to the conditions of the student transfer. Please see CIF bylaws 206, 207 and 510 for student transfer details (

Please click on the link below to access our Athletic Guide. Please take the time to read and discuss with your student athlete. Items covered include eligibility, health requirements, coaching, conduct & more. 

Student/Parent Guide to Athletics

All student athletes must maintain a minimum of a 2.0 GPA and must be currently passing a minimum of four classes in accordance with SRCHSD, MCAL and NCS policies.

Athletes can not have more than one current F grade in any class.

If you are below a 2.0 GPA and want to participate in a sport, please see the AD to determine if you qualify for a one-time waiver 

Students are not eligible for a waiver if they have below a 2.0 GPA in consecutive grading periods.

Waiver is not available to 9th grade athletes.


You must attend school a minimum of four (4) regular periods or two (2) block periods prior to being allowed to practice/play on any given day.

MCAL & NCS rules require athletes to have current physicals on file.

Please print out and have your pediatrician fill out a current physical form.

If you or your family does not have health insurance, physicals can be scheduled at

Health & Human Services 
120 N Redwood Highway
San Rafael 

Phone Number: 415-473-3460

TEAM PHOTOS Fall photo information to be updated in august
Classic Photography is excited to be taking team & individual photos of Terra Linda High Fall sports

There will be no order forms this season.  We are using a more efficient process of online preordering.  ORDER DEADLINE is by noon on your athlete's photo day! 

We make every effort to make sure that athletes who have ordered are photographed...if your order comes in later than the deadline, we cannot guarantee that their photo will be taken. Please order early! 
The prepay order 'Terra Linda Spring 22' is now live! Click on the link to order now!


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Heads Up Concussion Information Video

HEADS UP Concussion Course Video

By taking this free, online course and using what you learn, you will be well positioned to improve the culture of concussion. Your actions can help create a safe environment for young athletes so that they can stay healthy, active, and thrive - both on and off the playing field.

Once you complete the training and quiz, you can print out a certificate, making it easy to show your league or school you are ready for the season.

The Fall 2022 season begins August 8, 2022.  Sports included are Cheer, Cross Country, Football, Volleyball ( Woman's), Water Polo, Golf (Women's), and Tennis (Women's)

The Winter 2022/23 season begins October 31, 2022. Sports included are Soccer, Basketball, Cheer  and Wrestling

The Spring 2023 season begins February 6, 2023. Sports included are Swimming, Tennis (Men's), Baseball, Golf (Men's), Lacrosse, Softball and Track & Field


Athletic Department Contacts










Steve Farbstein
Athletic Director

Email:  Phone: 415.492.3130

David Tapia
Athletic Trainer

Email:  Phone: 415-492-3139

Deana Dearborn                    Athletic Dept Assistant

Email:    Phone: 415-492-3139



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