James R. Geisler Middle School-Athletics
James R. Geisler Middle School- Home of the Wolves
"The Strength of the Pack is the Wolf, and the Strength of the Wolf is the Pack"
Winter Sports Season-I 2017 Start Dates
GMS 7th Grade Boys Basketball Tryouts Begin on Monday, November 6th. 3-5PM
8th Grade Boys Basketball- Optional Open Gym/Conditioning Begins, November 6th. 3-5PM
GMS 8th Grade Boys Basketball Tryouts Begin on Friday, November 17th. 3-5PM
GMS Swim/Dive Parent Meeting Wednesday, November 8th 6:30 PM @ WLC
GMS 7th/8th Grade Coed Swim/Dive Season Begins on Monday, November 27th. 5:30-7PM
All Student/Athletes must have a current physical (valid for 17-18 school year) on file in the GMS office to participate in tryouts/practice. Participation Fees are to be paid in full prior to the first game or contest.
James R. Geisler Middle School: Coach Information
Co-Ed Cross Country, Bob Murtha, firstname.lastname@example.org
7th/8th Grade Football, Edwin Sarah, email@example.com
7th/8th Grade Boys' Soccer, Devon Meyer, firstname.lastname@example.org
7th Grade Girls' Volleyball, Meagan Polak, email@example.com
8th Grade Girls' Volleyball, Randy Hudson, firstname.lastname@example.org
7th and 8th Gr. Cheerleading - TBD
7th Grade Boys Basketball- Jeff Penrod, JeffreyPenrod@wlcsd.org
8th Grade Boys Basketball- Tim Rudey, email@example.com
Swimming/Diving - Hannah Cole Colehan@umich.edu
Winter Sports II:
7th Grade Girls Basketball, Maureen Kalahar-Burgess MaureenKalahar@wlcsd.org
8th Grade Girls Basketball, Kevin Zurro firstname.lastname@example.org
6th/7th/8th Grade Wrestling, Robert Sheets RobertSheets@wlcsd.org
7th/8th Grade Girls' Soccer, Devon Meyer, email@example.com
Track and Field Girls' Coach - Erin Sowa-Greaves Erin Sowa-Greaves@wlcsd.org
Track and Field Boys' Coach - Kevin Zurro firstname.lastname@example.org
Current-year Physical Requirement
Students must have a current physical on file before they will be allowed to participate in a sport, including tryouts. A current physical must be dated after April 15 of the previous school year. Please download the 2017-18 MHSAA Physical Form.
Pay to Participate
Student-Athlete Eligibility Requirements
Student-Athletes must have a 2.0 grade point average with no more than two failing grades (E).
Student-Athletes must have a minimum of a 2.5 average in Citizenship and be in good standing with building administration.
Eligibility grades are submitted each Thursday by Teachers; those grades will determine a Student-Athletes' eligibility for the following week.
Admission Prices and Passes
Middle school sporting event admission fees are $3 for adults; $1 for students (Senior citizens, kindergarten students and younger are free).