WOODCREEKBasketball tryouts for 7th and 8th grade athletes will begin Monday, October 28, 2019.7th grade athletes will try out beginning at 7:00 a.m. and continue through 1st period athletics. We will open the doors to the locker room at 6:40 a.m. on Monday. The remaining try out days the locker room will not open until 6:45 a.m. You may drop your athlete off at the bus ramp near the back gate entrance near the track. Please do not park there and wait as this will bring traffic to a halt. We want to keep traffic moving as smoothly as possible. Students will walk to the back through the side gate.8th grade athletes will try out during 7th period athletics and continue after school until 5:15 p.m. You may pick your athlete up from the bus ramp in front of the cafeteria.F-A-QDoes my child need a physical?All athletes must have a current physical on file, along with online digital RANK ONE information completed, in order to participate in athletics and try out for any team.
What does my child need to wear?Athletes will try out in their WMS Athletic uniform. ATHLETIC shoes with LACES must be worn for athletics. (Please no Converse/Chuck Taylors, Vans, or Huaraches)How will my child find out if she makes the team?7th GRADE:On Wednesday at the end of the school day, a final list will be posted on the athletic website with ID numbers for those who make the team. For those who make the team, there will be a parent/team meeting the SAME DAY (WEDNESDAY) at 5:30 pm.8th GRADE:ID numbers of those who made the team will be posted at the completion of try outs on WEDNESDAY afternoon on the athletic website. For those who make the team, there will be a parent/team meeting WEDNESDAY at 5:30 pm.When will practices begin if my child makes the team?8th grade will begin after school practice MONDAY, November 4, 2019 during 7th period and continue after school. 7th grade will begin before school practice on MONDAY November 4, 2019 in the morning beginning at 7:00 a.m. Locker room entrance will open at 6:45 am.What day will the games take place on?Game days will be on Thursdays, with the exception December 17, which is a Tuesday. Each team will have one tournament to take place on a weekend. Please check the posted schedule for dates, as it is the expectation that our tournaments precede outside activities.What happens if my child does not make the team?Athletes who do not make the basketball team will stay in athletics and work out in the off season program training for the next season. 7th grade off season athletes will come to school at the scheduled start time for the WMS bell schedule. 8th grade off season athletes will train during 7th period and be dismissed at the end of the period.BASKETBALL PARENT MEETING: OCTOBER 30, 2019 @ 5:30 p.m. in the Competition Gym. (all basketball parents and athletes attend)***If you have any questions, please contact Athletic Coordinator Kimberly Armstrong