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The majority of our middle school students participate in at least one after-school sport sometime during the year. The local community is very supportive of our Warrior sports teams and travel to many of our "away" events, as well.

For all the detailed information on gate prices and various passes that are available (with and without your ASB card, download this Flyer on Season Passes and Individual Game Admission Prices.

Want to get in on lots of fun and also save money at MS sports events? Purchase an MS ASB card that's good for 1 school year for just $15.00 at the MS office with a check made payable to John C. Thomas Middle School.

Winter Sports Schedules — Come Out and Support the Warriors!

Click on the links for the complete schedules of your favorite Warriors teams!

Girls' Middle School Basketball
    Season runs thru Dec 4

Middle School Wrestling
    Season runs thru Dec 14

Boys' Middle School Basketball
    Practice starts Dec 9
    First game is Jan 8 at Napavine; Season runs thru Feb 12

Pay-to-Participate: We Welcome Your Donations

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Once again to offset the athletic program costs, the district will be charging a "pay to participate" fee to all athletes.

High school student athletes will be charged $60 per sport and middle school student athletes will need to pay $30 per sport. Athletes must pay their fee no later than one day prior to the first game/event (not the day of) in which the athlete is eligible and does not guarantee playing time.

Please make your checks payable to the Wahkiakum School District for both MS and HS student athletes.

Low income students who request assistance, may tap the "donation pool" for 50% of their fee, as long as there are monies available in that pool.

Donations are welcome and should be delivered to the District Office with a check payable to the Wahkiakum School District. If desired, your donations can be earmarked to assist a specific extracurricular program, otherwise they will go to a general fund for Pay to Participate. If you want to make a 100% donation for a particular athlete for a particular sport, we will honor your request.

If you have any questions about making a donation, please contact the School District office at 360-795-3971, or either school building.

Middle School Sports Eligibility Policies

Students at the middle school level that participate in sports have their grades checked every Friday. If a student is failing a class or classes the student will be notified on Friday. They may work on assignments over the weekend and turn in their work before school on Monday to see if they can become eligible. At times there is no make-up work to be turned in (ex. PE) so it is a good idea to keep your grades passing at all times. Please be aware that at the beginning of the quarter when only a few assignments are in the grade book one missing assignment or poor score can really affect the overall grade.

It is the athlete's responsibility to make up the work and return it to the teacher before school on Monday. If they are passing after the work is graded they get to participate that week, if they are not passing they practice with the team but do not travel to away contests or participate in any contests. If a student is not eligible for three weeks, they will no longer be a part of the team.

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WSD Extra-Curricular Athletic Programs

For each sports season, Middle School athletes must be sure they have submitted all the paperwork listed below and met all the eligibility requirements before the first practice in order to participate in a sport during that season.

If you have any questions, please contact our Athletic Director, Rob Garrett.

Checklist of Items Required for All Sports

Student Accident and Health Insurance

All student athletes are required to have health insurance coverage.

For those who do not have medical insurance, Wahkiakum School District makes available to parents a relatively low-cost Student Accident and Sickness Coverage for their children. Families without student athletes are also allowed to purchase this coverage, if they are so inclined. There is however, no requirement on the District's part for student non-athletes to have this coverage.

Forms are available through our student registration process, as well as in both school offices. Feel free to contact your student's school office for more information and/or to pick up the form describing the Student Accident and Health Insurance.

Coaches and Staff

Of course, these fantastic teams would not be possible without the support of our community and the dedication of the individual coaches:

Athletic Director:  Rob Garrett
Middle School Principal:  Nikki Reese

Boys Football: Garrett Miller (Head Coach) and Trysten Mendez (Asst Coach)
Girls Volleyball: Cindy Fudge (Head Coach) and Patti LaBerge (Asst Coach)
Boys Basketball: Eric Hansen (Head Coach) and Matt Ohrberg (Asst Coach)
Girls Basketball: Tiffany Niemeyer (Head Coach) and Cindy Fudge (Asst Coach)
Boys Wrestling: Crystal Davis and Frankie Mendez
Track: TBD (Head Coach) and TBD (Asst Coach)