Spring Sports Tryouts March 2 through March 4

Spring Sports are starting up even though it doesn’t feel like Spring! Don’t worry, it’s coming SLOWLY!

We are going to conduct tryouts this upcoming week as long as we are in school. If tryouts cannot happen outside on our fields we will utilize our gym space to complete tryouts. We realize that this is not the ideal situation, however, our coaching staff will be able to assess the skills necessary to choose the members of the teams.

Softball……..Monday March 2 through Wednesday March 4 from 3:30 to 5:30

*Baseball…….Monday March 2 through Wednesday March 4 from 5:30 to 7:30

**Girls Soccer…..Wednesday March 4 through Friday March 6 from 3:30 to 5:30

***Track………..Continues Monday March 2, assessments will continue all week

*For boys trying out for baseball we encourage them to go home and then return to school for the 5:30 start time, if a ride is a problem they can stay after school for a study hall session until tryouts begin (room assignment will be announced Monday)

**Our plan is for the girls to be outside on the field, if the field is still covered with snow or it is raining on any of those days we may move the girls inside or change the dates.

***Even though there may be snow on the ground the track will be clear. Coach Jones and Coach Brady will announce more details, please email them for more specific information.

Coaches

Softball…….Kenny Stokes, kenny.stokes@powhatan.k12.va.us

Baseball…….Josh Driver, jrd2389@email.vccs.edu

Girls Soccer…Paul Manno, pauljmanno@gmail.com

Track……….Henry Jones, hjones@glnd.k12.va.us

Track……….Leanne Brady, lbrady@glnd.k12.va.us

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Athletics for the week of Feb 23 through Feb 27

With all of the snow and cold weather our gym has been a busy place!

This week all of our teams will be utilizing the gym for conditioning drills.

Softball……Monday 3:30 to 5:30 in the GMS gym (only 1 day this week)

Baseball……Tuesday 3:30 to 5:30 in the GMS gym (only 1 day this week)

Girls Soccer..Wednesday 3:30 to 5:30 in the GMS gym (only 1 day this week)

Track………Tuesday 3:30 to 5:30 in the HS gym (coaches will give more info on this day)

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Wednesday Feb. 11th announcements

Softball conditioning will end today at 5:00

Girls Soccer conditioning starts tomorrow. Please bring appropriate clothing for outside along cleats and running shoes. Shin guards are not necessary. Girls are to get dressed and report to the front field near the soccer goals. Conditioning will end at 5:00.

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Spring Sports, Schedules, etc……

Spring Sports are quickly approaching. We offer Baseball, Softball, Track, and Girls Soccer. All Schedules, except Track, are on the schedules page above. We will be uploading the Track Schedule as soon as we can.

Track will begin Practice on Feb. 23. All other sports will begin on March 2.

Tryouts for baseball, softball, and girls soccer will be on Monday March 2nd through Wednesday March 4th.

ANYONE WISHING TO PARTICIPATE IN ANY OF THE SPORTS MUST MAVE A VALID, COMPLETED PHYSICAL, SIGNED BY A LICENSED MEDICAL PROFESSIONAL BEFORE PARTICIPATING IN TRYOUTS.

Anyone without a physical WILL NOT be allowed to participate.

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The Winter Sports Season is coming to an end :(

GMS Basketball is officially finished for the year.

Our girls team finished the year 11 and 2! The best year ever at Goochland Middle School! They concluded the year by winning the Winter Tournament with resounding victories over Prince Edward and Cumberland! A great year!!!! Our boys finished the season with a 7-7 record. They lost 5 of their games by 4 points or less and made great strides as the year progressed. They also won 1st place in their Holiday Tournament! We wish the 8th boys and girls our best as they continue growing into fine young men and ladies. To the 6th and 7th graders, we can’t wait for next year to start! We are planning a great summer camp and even some fall activities to prepare you for the upcoming season.

Competition Cheer has one more competition coming up, Saturday February 21st at Caroline Middle School. We will post more details later.

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Basketball games today (1.22.15)

Today our basketball teams travel to William Monroe Middle School. Directions to the game can be found by clicking on the Directions Tab above.

The Girls play at 5:00 and the boys should play around 6:30.

Good luck to both teams!!!

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Spring Sports are coming up

Spring Sports are coming up soon. We have Baseball, Softball, Girls Soccer, and Track. Anyone wishing to participate in any of these sports needs to have a physical on file BEFORE participating in tryouts. If you have already participated in a sport or have turned in a physical form this year you do not need to get another. If you have not turned one in you will need to do so BEFORE participating. A copy of the form can be picked up in the office or downloaded from the School’s Website.

Baseball and Softball will be having VOLUNTARY conditioning starting on Feb. 9th. Softball will have conditioning on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30 to 5:30 and Baseball will have conditioning on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 to 5:30. Remember, these do not start until Feb. 9th. Tryouts will be held during the first week of March.

If you wish to come to conditioning you will need go by Mr. Summitt’s room to sign up.

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Sports for the week of Jan. 19 – 24

Tuesday Jan. 20

BOYS Basketball HOME vs Fork Union, 6:00

Thursday Jan. 22

Basketball AWAY vs William Monroe, Girls at 5:00, Boys at 6:30

Saturday Jan. 24

Girls Basketball Winter 2015 Tournament, 10am-4pm

Game 1: Goochland vs Prince Edward 10am

Game 2: William Monroe vs Cumberland 11:30 am

Game 3: Losers of games 1 and 2 play at 1:00pm

Game 4: Winners of games 1 and 2 play at 2:30pm

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Sports for the week of Jan 12 – 16

Tuesday Jan. 13

BOYS Basketball AWAY vs Fork Union, 5:00

Wednesday Jan. 14

Boys Basketball AWAY vs St. Christopher’s, 5:30…CANCELLED

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Sports for the week of Jan 5-9

Tuesday Jan. 6

Basketball HOME vs Cumberland. Girls at 5:30, Boys at 7:00

Thursday Jan. 8

Basketball AWAY vs St. Anne’s Belfield. Boys at 4:30, Girls at 6:00

Friday Jan. 9

Swim Meet at Buford. 6:00pm

Saturday Jan. 10

FIERCE CHEER COMPETITION, HS and MS Gyms, 2:00 pm

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