Athletics

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An updated message from the Watkins Memorial Athletic Department

 Pictured above are senior athletes who submitted their pictures along with the university they will be attending in the fall.   The Athletic Department is very proud of your athletic and academic accomplishments.  Congratulations to the Class of 2020!!
 
The Watkins Memorial Athletic Department would like to welcome our new Director of Athletics, Jacob Perkins.  Jake comes to Watkins Memorial from Reynoldsburg High School where he was the Athletic Director in the Ohio Capital Conference (OCC)  for several years.  Jake can be reached at [email protected]  
 
Girls Tennis, Boys Golf, Girls Golf, Volleyball and Cross Country  are considered non-contact sports and some of these teams have started their seasons.  Football, Cheerleading, Boys Soccer and Girls Soccer continue to condition until a decision is made regarding contact sports.  
 
 
THE WATKINS MEMORIAL ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT EXTENDS THANKS TO LICKING MEMORIAL HEALTH SYSTEMS FOR PROVIDING FREE PHYSICAL EXAMINATIONS TO WMHS AND WMS STUDENTS DURING THE MONTH OF JULY.   Thank you for allowing the parents/guardians of athletes and band members to participate in your free physicals.  We greatly appreciate the community support provided to our schools.  
 
 
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!!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Athletic Director
Jacob Perkins
 
Middle School Athletic Director
Steve Hare
 
Athletic Department Secretary
Barb Langel


Athletic Department

Jacob Perkins
Jacob Perkins
Athletic Director
Barbara A. Langel
Barbara A. Langel
Secretary

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