It is our intention to pass along all information as we receive it. OHSAA has officially canceled the winter tournaments and we will await any information from OHSAA regarding spring sports. As of right now, all athletic events and activities for the months of March and April are canceled. Please check our website as we will post updated information here. As a reminder, ALL ATHLETIC FACILITIES AND THE WEIGHT ROOM ARE CLOSED at this time.
We are working from home and frequently checking our emails so please feel free to reach out via email should you have any questions regarding sports and/or athletic activities. Lisa Morelli ([email protected]) and Barb Langel ([email protected])
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] While we are providing this information, please remember that the weight room is closed through the month of April.
Our Athletic Trainers, Jesse Parthemore and Chelsea Sweeney, 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.
The Watkins Memorial Athletic Department urges everyone to keep social distancing, stay home and be safe. Warrior Nation, we will get through this together! Stay Warrior Strong!!
Every athlete must have a current physical form prior to trying out for a sport. Final Forms registration is open and parents should update their information prior to the first day of tryouts. Please make sure you check the sport your athlete is trying out for and sign all of the required forms.
MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR FREE PHYSICAL EXAMINATIONS
PROVIDED BY NATIONWIDE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL
May 20, 2020 from 6:00 PM until 7:00 PM, numerous physicians from Nationwide Children's Hospital will be at Watkins Memorial High School to conduct FREE physical examinations. This FREE physical will fulfill your obligation for the entire 2020-2021 school year. Registration will begin at 5:45 PM and the arrival cut off time will be 7:00 PM. Students will be seen on a first come first served basis. If your student is registered on final forms, please update their information as necessary and please pick up a 2020-2021 OHSAA Physical form in the front office. All students must have a 2020-2021 physical form signed by a parent prior to examination. Additional questions may be directed to the Athletic Department. As a reminder from Nationwide Children's Hospital, students should refrain from consuming any type of caffeinated beverages or energy drinks on this day.