2018-19 Winter Sports Tryout & Practice Information

 

OXFORD HIGH SCHOOL

 

For those students wishing to participate in interscholastic athletics at Oxford High School, the following requirements must be met:

 

  • REGISTER ON APPRYSE – https://app.appryse.com/enroll/ayudsc25
    • If you have already registered previous school year, you MUST verify accuracy of your info.
    • Download APPRYSE physical form BEFORE you go to your doctor appointment.
  • SPORT PHYSICALS ARE MANDATORY and must be uploaded to your student’s Appryse account before participation in any practice or tryout.  A current physical is one performed on or after April 15, 2018.

 

 

  • Students entering grades 9, 10, 11 and 12 must have passed at least five (5) classes in the previous semester and must have attained at least a 2.0 term GPA. 
  • EVERY student must have a current physical exam. A current physical is one taken on or after April 15th of the current year. Physical forms are available ONLINE or outside the high school athletic office.
  • Transfer, home school and virtual school students must be cleared to participate by the district athletic director.

 

Questions?  Jordan Ackerman: District Athletics Director – 248-969-5110,  jordan.ackerman@oxfordschools.org

 

Below is a listing of tryouts and practices to begin the season. 

Please check back often as this schedule may change without notice.

 

Boys’ Basketball Tryouts (Varsity/JV and 9th Grade)

  • Player meeting for those interested in trying out:  Friday, October 26th - 3 PM Media Center
  • Pre-season Conditioning:  October 29th – November 2nd (Mon-Fri);  6:15-7:45 PM - East gym
  • Tryouts:  November 5-6
    • Varsity                 7:00-9:30 PM     Ian Smith Gymnasium
    • JV                            3:15-5:15 PM     Ian Smith Gymnasium
    • 9th Grade            3:15-5:15 PM     Ian Smith Gymnasium
  • Head Coach:  Steve Laidlaw –Steve.laidlaw@oxfordschools.org -248-701-5924

 

 

Girl’s Basketball (Varsity/JV & 9th Grade)

  • Pre-Season Meeting: Wednesday, October 17th at 3pm (Coach Lie’s room- 501)
  • Tryouts (Need to have a physical):  Monday, November 12th – Wednesday, November 14th
    • Varsity: 3:15pm – 5:30pm             Ian Smith Gym
    • JV & 9th: 5:30pm – 7:30pm            Ian Smith Gym
  • Head Coach: Rachel Bryer – Rachel.bryer@oxfordschools.org – 810-434-4638

 

 

Boy’s & Girl’s Bowling (Varsity/JV)

  • Parent & Student Informational Meeting:  Thu. Nov. 8th, 5pm at Collier Lanes Bowling Center
  • Tryouts:  Mon Nov 12, Tue Nov 13, -  3:30pm – 5:30pm, Collier Lanes Bowling Center
  • Head Coach: J.R. Lafnear (jrlafnear@charter.net), 248-462-0789

 


 

Competitive Cheer (Varsity/JV & 9th Grade)

  • Tryout Clinic:  Monday, Nov 5 (5:30-7pm) OHS Cafeteria
  • TRYOUTS:  Tues Nov 6 (4:30-7:30 pm) OHS Cafeteria

Tryouts for athletes will be done in order of time signed up at the Clinic.

Varsity candidates will be required to throw a back handspring independently at tryouts.

  • Team Placements – will be given over the phone on the evening of Nov 6.
  • Post Tryout Parent Meeting:  Thursday, Nov 8th @ 7 pm.   Financial obligations will be collected at that time.
  • Head Coach:  Alanna Weber – Alanna.weber@oxfordschools.org – 248-568-2455

 

 

Hockey (Grades 9-12)

Tryout Date

Time

Location

Monday, October 29th, 2018

8:15-9:45 pm

Detroit Skate Club, Rink C

Monday, November 5th, 2018

8:15-9:45 pm

Detroit Skate Club, Rink C

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Boy’s Swim (grade 9-12)

  • Captain Led Conditioning M/W/F 3:10-4:00 pm (starts Monday, October 15th). Meet at the staircase by the pool.
  • First two practices:  Monday, November 19th and Tuesday, November 20th  from 3 – 5.        

Athletes should wear shorts, t-shirt, and tennis shoes.  Bring water bottle and physical dated on/after April 15th (if you weren’t in a fall sport).

  • First in-water practice:  Monday, November 26th:  3-5:30.

Swimmers must bring a practice suit (jammer or speedo, not a recreational swim suit), goggles, & water bottle.

 

 

Wrestling

  • No cuts … every student can make the team.
  • Wrestler player meeting:              Monday, October 8th – 7 pm – OHS Performing Arts Center
  • First Official Practice:                      Monday, November 12th 3-5:30
  • Parent Meeting TBD (pay Attention to Remind/Email)
    • To sign up for Remind – text 81010 – type:  @oxfordwre
  • Preseason conditioning Workouts:
    • Monday               6:15 AM (Lift)
    • Wednesday        6:15 AM (Lift) 9 AM (Pending Late Start School Day) Lift
    • Friday                    6:15 AM (Lift)
  • Open Mat : Sundays 4-5:30 PM
  • Captains practices after school will begin when football season ends
  • Head Coach – Ross Wingert –  ross.wingert@oxfordschools.org  - 248.410.8899

 

 

OXFORD MIDDLE SCHOOL

 

Students wishing to participate in interscholastic athletics must complete the following requirements:

  • REGISTER ON APPRYSE – https://app.appryse.com/enroll/ayudsc25
    • If you have already registered, please verify accuracy of your information.
    • Download APPRYSE physical form BEFORE you go to your doctor appointment!
  • SPORT PHYSICALS ARE MANDATORY and must be uploaded to your student’s Appryse account before participation in any practice or tryout.  A current physical is one taken on or after April 15, 2018.
  • Students entering grade 8 must have passed at least five (5) classes in the previous semester.
  • Transfer, home school and virtual school students must be approved by the district athletic director before participation.

Questions?  Jordan Ackerman, District Athletics Director – 248-969-5110, athletics.oxford@oxfordschools.org

 

Below is a listing of all fall sports and the schedule of tryouts and practices to begin the season.

Please check back often as this schedule may change without notice.

 

Boys’ Middle School Basketball Tryouts

Requirements: Sports Physical uploaded to Appryse, Gym Shoes, and Shorts/T-Shirt.

***ONLY 7TH AND 8TH GRADE PLAYERS MAY TRY OUT FOR THE TEAM THIS YEAR***

 

  • 7th Grade Tryouts: November 7th, 8th, and 9th from 3:00-5:00PM in the Middle School gym.

(Please contact Coach Trotter at jake.trotter@oxfordschools.org with any questions for 7th grade tryouts.)

  • 8th Grade Tryouts: November 2nd, 5th, and 6th from 3:00-5:00PM in the Middle School gym.

(Please contact Coach Nicks at richard.nicks@oxfordschools.org with any questions for 8th grade tryouts.)

 

 

Competitive Cheerleading (6th, 7th, 8th)

  • Parent Meeting: Nov. 1 at 6pm, OMS Media Center
  • Tryouts Nov. 5 & 6: 5-7pm
  • On the 5th, 8th graders will have official tryout in front of coach from 7-8pm

 

Team

Coach

Coach Contact

8th Grade

Deandra Christiansen

Deandra.christiansen@oxfordschools.org

7th Grade

Jordan Flores

Jordan.flores@oxfordschools.org

 

 

OMS Volleyball (Grades 7-8)

  • Tryouts will be held late January.   Announcements will be posted @ OMS.

 

Team

Coach

Coach Contact

8th Grade Gold

Gayle Tucker

Gayle.tucker@oxfordschools.org

7th Grade Gold

Nina Dinges

Nina.dinges@oxfordschools.org

8th Grade Blue

Daneen Kincaid

Daneen.kincaid@oxfordschools.org

7th Grade Blue

Cheryl Romine

oxfordvballscjccj@yahoo.com

 

 

Middle School Wrestling (6th – 8th Grade)

  • No cuts … every student can make the team
  • Conditioning starts around Jan 20 – watch for announcements.
  • Head Coach – Jack Beall - JBeall@rochester.k12.mi.us