Erin Manning, Athletic Department Secretary
Athletic Office Fax: (518) 629-3262
The Watervliet City School District thanks Mohawk Honda for its recent donation to help fund Athletic Programs at the Watervliet Jr.–Sr. High School.
New rules for home football games
To ensure student safety at high school football games, Watervliet school district officials are implementing the following rules for student fans who attend home games:
Students in grade 6 or younger MUST be accompanied by a supervising adult or they will not be admitted to the football game. An adult is defined as a parent, a coach, a grandparent or a guardian.
No one is allowed into the game after halftime.
No re-entry is allowed for patrons or fans who leave the stadium at any point during the game.
“We want to be
respectful of our student athletes, our cheerleaders and all patrons
who attend our football games,” said
Watervliet Athletic Director Michael Foust. “We
also want everyone to enjoy home games in a safe and orderly
Admission to football games is $3 for all adults and $1 for all students.
Varsity soccer recognizes senior players
Family, friends, teammates and coaching staff gathered on the turf field on Sept. 29 to recognize the Watervliet varsity soccer team's senior players. View pictures
Varsity football pictures: Cannoneers v. Blackbirds
The Cannoneers were narrowly defeated in a conference match against Voorheesville on Saturday, Sept. 19. View photos
Watervliet recognized and celebrated many of the district's great baseball players from the 80s and 90s, as well as recent graduates during an alumni baseball game on Sunday, Sept. 20 at the high school field. View photos
Siena tennis team to use WJSHS courts this fall
The Watervliet Athletics Department is excited to announce that from now until the end of October, the Siena College tennis team will be renting the courts at Watervliet Jr.-Sr. High School (Tuesday – Friday afternoons and some weekends) for its practices and tournaments. The courts remain open for public use, however, we ask community members to refrain from using the courts during Siena’s practices/tournaments. Thank you for your cooperation.
Most fall junior varsity and varsity sports teams will begin practices on Monday, August 17. The first practice for varsity and modified boys’ and girls’ cross country is scheduled for Monday, August 24.
|Monday, Aug. 17||JV & Varsity Girls’ Volleyball||9-11am||WJSHS Gym|
|Varsity Girls’ Soccer||9:30-11 am||WJSHS Turf Field|
|5:30-7 pm||12th Ave. Practice Field|
|JV & Varsity Football||3:30-7:30 pm||WJSHS Turf Field, WJSHS Fitness Center|
|Varsity Boys’ Soccer||4-5:30 pm||12th Ave. Practice Field|
|Monday, Aug. 24||Varsity and Modified Boys’ & Girls’ Cross Country||8:30-10 am||WJSHS Track|
|Modified Girls' Soccer||9-11 am||WJSHS Turf Field|
|Modified Football||5:30-7:30 pm||12th Ave. Practice Field|
Watervliet Football "Kick-Off" meeting
The Watervliet Football program's "Kick-Off" meeting is scheduled for this Friday, August 14 at 5 p.m. at Watervliet High School.
Girls Modified Soccer tryouts
Girls Modified Soccer tryouts will begin August 24 from 9 to 11 a.m. on the turf at the high school. Tryouts are open to all girls entering grades 7, 8 and 9. Any student who is interested in trying out needs to have proof of a physical (within the last year) and a completed health history form turned into the athletic directors office prior to trying out.
Attention 2015 football players: summer schedule for practices, physicals and more now available DOWNLOAD INFO SHEET
Track open for public use
The new track at WJSHS is open for public use weekdays only between the hours of 4 and 8 p.m. When using the track, please be respectful of facility rules. View track rules
Athletic schedules online
All Watervliet City School District sports
schedules are now available online through ColonialCouncil.org. Click
here to access to Watervliet’s athletics schedule.
Once you access this site, you will be able to subscribe for text messages and e-mail notifications for all athletic teams, including event reminders and change notifications.
Fitness Center public hours
The Fitness Center at WJSHS will be open to the public on Mondays and Thursdays from 6-8 p.m. Residents who are interested in using the facility will need to fill out a the Fitness Center waiver. Call the WCSD Athletic Department at 629-3303 for more information.
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