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As the 2020 fall season is winding down and teams are starting tournament play, we are grateful to have had the opportunity to play this season. Based on guidance from the OHSAA, the Athletic Department announces winter sports tryout information:
PLEASE READ UPDATED TIMES/LOCATIONS FOR BOYS BASKETBALL TRYOUTS
FRESHMEN BOYS BASKETBALL TRYOUTS
Friday, October 30, 2020, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM at the high school
Saturday, October 31, 2020, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM at the high school (FIRST CUTS AFTER THIS SESSION)
Saturday, October 31, 2020, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM at the middle school. (FINAL CUTS AFTER THIS SESSION)
BOYS BASKETBALL GRADES 10 - 12
Friday, October 30, 2020 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM at the high school
Saturday, October 31, 2020 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM at the high school (FIRST CUTS AFTER THIS SESSION)
Saturday, October 31, 2020 - 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM at the middle school. (FINAL CUTS AFTER THIS SESSION)
Wrestling - November 12, 2020 - TBD
Swim - TBD
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 keep social distancing. Stay Warrior Strong!!