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FamilyID is a secure registration platform that provides you with an easy, user-friendly way to register for our sports teams, 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 profile.  You only need to enter your information once for each family member and your account is available for multiple uses and multiple programs. Click the button below to get started.

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

             extended summer sessions

The following sports have started extended summer session practice groups on campus. Prior to participating in any of the sports listed below, please contact the coach. We are practicing within very strict COVID guidelines. Please do not step onto campus without a coaches permission.

Women's Basketball - continuous dates. Contact Head Coach Ron Reher via email at

Cross Country - continuous dates. Contact Head Coach Warren Lanier via email at

Football - 8/24-9/4, 9/21-10/8, 10/26 - TBD. Contact Head Coach Dallas Hartwell via email at

Women's Volleyball - continuous dates. Contact Head Coach Mandy Torres via email at

Men's Volleyball - Wednesday's. Contact Head Coach Jon Feller via email at

Water Polo - session #1 8/24-10/16 & session #2 10/19-12/11. Contact Head Coach Geoff Peters via email at

Wrestling - continuous dates. Contact Head Coach Gabe Castrillo via email at

                          2020/21 Calendar

Please check back here for our athletic calendar once the school year is under way. If you have any questions, please see the CIF and NCS statements above.



Welcome to our Fall 2020 Sports season.

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 to register for a Fall 2020 Sport:

  1. Log into your account
  2. Click on Fall Sports
  3. Click on the Fall 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

The Terra Linda Athletic Department has contracted with Classic Photography for team and individual photography for the 2019-2020 athletic year.  Attached below is a copy of Classic's re-ordering information.   For information contact Darla Aaron @ (707) 328.1059 ( or Melisa Peterson @ 707.322.3224 (

Online ordering:

Photo Order Form

The Fall 2018 Gallery photos can be found here.

terra linda trojans

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.

Athletic Department Contacts










Steve Farbstein
Athletic Director

Email:  Phone: 415.492.3130

David Tapia
Athletic Trainer

Email:  Phone: 415-492-3139

Erica Providenza                    Athletic Dept Assistant

Email:    Phone: 415-492-3139

Our Assistant Principal of Athletics, Rob Celli, is available all day on site should you need immediate assistance. 

Parent-Student Guide to Athletics

Parent-Student Guide to Athletics

2020-2021 Sports

The Fall 2020 season begins December 14, 2020

Cheerleading, Cross Country, Football, Volleyball (Men's & Woman's), Water Polo

There will be no Winter season this year

The Spring 2021 season begins:

Feb 22, 2021


March 8, 2021

Swimming, Tennis (Men's & Women's) and Wrestling

March 15, 2021

Baseball, Basketball, Golf (Men's & Woman's), Lacrosse, Softball and Track & Field

Athletic Newsletter 2020-21

Athletic Update 7-27-20


Terra Linda Athletics Boosters Website

Follow Terra Linda Athletics on Facebook!


Athletic Survey

Athletic Survey