Announcements and Important Events
Below is information on 2018 Spring Sports.
Required Prior to Tryouts: Athletes must have the following 3 items on file with the Athletic Office prior to participating in tryouts.
- VHSL Physical
- WAHS Signature Sheet (signed by athlete and parent)
- $75 ACPS Participation Fee. (Fee will be returned if athlete does not make a team)
All forms are available under “Files & Links” on the WAHS Athletic Website:
Spring Sports “Out of Season Practice” … Any athlete NOT currently playing a winter sport may participate AS LONG AS THEY HAVE A PHYSICAL ON FILE WITH THE ATHLETICS DEPARTMENT. Many sports have held meetings or made announcements at school to communicate practice dates. Contact a coach below if you have questions.
SPRING SPORTS TRYOUTS: Tryouts for most spring sports begin on February 19th. SEE BELOW FOR INDIVIDUAL SPORTS START DATES/TIMES/LOCATIONS. Note that Henley fields are under repair this spring and unavailable for practices.
SPRING SPORTS PARENTS MEETINGS: March 1st at 7:00 pm in WAHS Cafeteria. Parents of athletes making spring sports teams are required to attend. Coaches will discuss their philosophies and share vital information in preparation for the season.
SPRING SPORTS SCHEDULES: Spring Sport Schedules are posted on the WAHS Sports Website www.westernalbemarlesports.org . PLEASE NOTE SOME TEAMS HAVE EVENTS OVER SPRING BREAK. Most teams will be off (no mandatory practices) from Saturday, March 31 thru Tuesday, April 3rd. Teams may begin practices again on Wednesday, April 4th. Should an athlete miss practices and/or games, the coach will determine the necessary practice required before athletes may participate in games. This is a safety precaution. Also, schedules may change so please check regularly.
SPRING SPORTS COACHES CONTACT INFORMATION
Baseball--Skip Hudgins-- email@example.com
Boys' Lacrosse—Alex Whitten—firstname.lastname@example.org
Girls' Lacrosse—Dana Boyle-- email@example.com
Boys' Soccer—Milo Oakland -- firstname.lastname@example.org
Girls' Soccer—Jacob Desch— email@example.com
Softball—Greg Shifflett – firstname.lastname@example.org
Boys' Tennis—Seth Heller –email@example.com
Girls' Tennis—Ellen Markowitz-- firstname.lastname@example.org
Boys' Outdoor Track--Lindy Bain-- email@example.com
Girls' Outdoor Track--Marie Whitten-- firstname.lastname@example.org
Rowing – Craig Redinger - email@example.com
First Practice Dates, Times and Locations
Baseball: JV and Varsity teams will meet at the baseball field at 4:00pm Monday, February 19.
Softball: JV and Varsity will meet at the softball field at 4:00pm school on Monday, February 19.
Girls’ Tennis: will meet on the tennis courts at 4:00pm on Monday, February 19.
Boys’ Tennis: will meet on the Tennis courts at 4:00pm on Monday, February 19.
Outdoor Track: Boys and Girls Track will meet afterschool on the track on Monday, February 26.
Soccer and Lacrosse Practice schedules are posted under a separate announcement.