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Based on continued guidance from the OHSAA, the winter sports season is in full swing. We wish our coaches and teams the best of luck as they compete during their season. With protocols in place, It is our mission for every team to have a safe and healthy season. The Athletic Director will send ticketing information and live streaming opportunities to parents. A special thank you to our fans for complying with OHSAA protocols that were put in place to ensure the safety of all. Our athletes appreciated the efforts of all so they could have a season.
Pay to Participate Fees: SWL has a pay to participate fee for playing sports and payment must be made prior to the first competition of the season. Payment may be made online on the SWL website, Final Forms or cash/check (checks made payable to SWL and all payments dropped off at the high school) Fees are as follows:
High School - $171.00
Middle School - $80.00
If a student is receiving reduced or free lunch benefits, please contact the athletic department for additional information.
As a reminder, every athlete must have a current physical prior to trying out for a sport. Final Forms registration is open and parents should update their information. Please make sure you check the sport your athlete is participating in and sign all of the required forms. Parents of 7th grade students and new students to WMS or WMHS must register their athlete(s) on final forms.
Nationwide Children's Sports Medicine can guide families to establish a health care home by contacting Find a Doctor at https://www.nationwidechildrens.org/find-a-doctor
and requesting referral to an appropriate physician specialist in their community. Encourage athletes to SCHEDULE NOW to avoid delays.
Nationwide Children’s Sports Medicine is still Here for You with new TELEHEALTH care!
Injuries are still happening. The Sports Medicine team at Nationwide Children’s Hospital are still here for our student athletes and active kids at play. We are committed to keeping our kids safe. They are using the latest telehealth technology to see patients. Call (614) 355-6003 to schedule an appointment with a Nationwide Children’s Sports Medicine expert.
Our Athletic Trainers, Jesse Parthemore and Chelsea Todd, have provided a link to a free APP called BAND. Once coaches, athletes and parents join the group, everyone will have access to our athletic training staff. Jesse and Chelsea can provide information on stretching routines,exercises, rehab information, healthy eating tips and more. This app is a one way communication; however, our Athletic Trainers are happy to communicate via email. Jesse can be reached at [email protected] and Chelsea can be reached at [email protected] Please feel free to reach out to them with any athletic training questions you may have.
Please note that our Strength and Conditioning Coach, Caleb Mosley has provided the athletic department with schedules, workouts and updates for our athletes. Additionally, Coach Mosley will be providing a monthly newsletter for all athletes. Please click on the prompts to access this information. Should you have any questions please contact Coach Mosley via email at [email protected]
The Watkins Memorial Athletic Department urges everyone to wear a mask, keep social distancing and stay Warrior Strong!!