Showing posts from September, 2014

Winter Season Tryout Meeting

2014-15 Winter Tryout Meeting will be: Tuesday , October 7, 2014 7:00 PM Eggert Road Elementary School , Cafeteria We will discuss • 7/8 Grade Selective Classification process • Physicals and required paperwork • Tryout expectations and requirements • Winter practice, game, and competition schedule • Program rules and guidelines • Expenses and fundraisers

ATTENTION: All 7th and 8th Graders!!

At this time, we are allowing 7th and 8th graders to try out for JV ONLY. Orchard Park High School requires that you pass the New York State Selective Classification Testing in order to be eligible to try out for a JV team. You must pass the physical test at the middle school on October 22, 2014. Here are the steps to participate: 1. Turn in the Selective Classification Permission slip to the Athletic Department by OCTOBER 17. You can download the form here: 2. Attend the Middle School winter physical session on  Tuesday, OCTOBER 21 from 2:30-3:30 in the middle school nurse's office 3. Complete Selective Classification testing on Thursday, OCTOBER 23 at 2:45pm in the Middle School Aux Gym. If you did not turn in a permission slip and valid physical you may not participate. You must meed the criteria for Girls JV Gymnastics (see below).  **If you do not pass any part of the

JV Schedule Changes

Effective the week of Homecoming only, JV will practice the following days: Monday: Tumbling Tuesday: OFF Wednesday: 4-7:30 (4-5:30 float decorating, 5:30-7:30 pep rally preparation) Thursday: Practice 4-6:30 EGGERT, NO GAME Friday: Pep Rally, Meet at 4pm in high school wrestling room Saturday: Parade, Carnival, Varsity game. Meet at OPMS at 8:30am.  

Homecoming weekend timeline

Pep Rally: Friday September 26: 6-7 PM. in the gym (high school students only)   ·        JV and Varsity Cheerleaders Powder Puff: Friday September 26: 7:15-9:30 PM. at the stadium.   ·        Tickets will be sold at the gate and in the high school before and after school and during lunch periods for a discounted cost….BUY EARLY and save!  Homecoming Parade: Saturday September 27: 10-10:30 AM.  ·        Everyone is welcomed to walk or be in the parade. Contact the high school if you have a group you'd like to involve! Homecoming Carnival: Saturday September 27:10:30 AM -1 PM   ·         Free  for everyone, all ages welcomed.  ·        In the Athletic field parking lot.  ·        Carnival games:  Prizes for all,  Free popcorn and cotton candy.  ·        Bounce house, obstacle course, Mechanical Bull, Berry go Round and Ferris Wheel !  ·        Face painting, tattoos, and more. Varsity Football Game : Saturday September 27 : 1:00 PM kickoff • JV cheerleaders must s

Varsity Game Rescheduled

Tonight's Varsity game against Frontier has been postponed until TOMORROW, SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 6, 6pm at FRONTIER. We will meet at OPHS for the bus at 5pm. The game will resume with approx 7:00 left in the second quarter and Quakers will attempt the extra point! The score is currently 27-0 OP See you all tomorrow!

JV Parent Meeting

There will be a mandatory parent meeting on September 4, 2014 at 6pm following practice at Eggert Elementary. We will discuss team expectations and guidelines for the season. The meeting should last about 20 minutes! See you then!