James R. Geisler Middle School-WINTER II Information

7th and 8th grade girls basketball tryouts will be held January 22, 23 and 25. Athletes should be dressed and ready to participate at 3:05pm. Please plan to pick up at 5:00pm at the gym doors. See Ms. Kalahar or Mr. Zurro with questions. Girls Basketball Information Letter

6th, 7th and 8th grade wrestling practice (no tryouts) will begin January 22. Practice is five days a week 3:05-5:00pm.  Wrestling Information Letter

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"

-Rudyard Kipling   


All Student/Athletes must have a current physical (valid for 18-19 school year) on file in the GMS office to participate in tryouts/practice.  $200.00 Participation Fees are to be paid in full prior to the first game or contest.

James R. Geisler Middle School: Coach Information

Fall Sports:  ( Football begins on 8/20 all other Fall Sports begin on 8/29)

Co-Ed Cross Country, Bob Murtha, bobmurtha@wlcsd.org  

7th/8th Grade Football,  Edwin Sarah, edwins@comcast.net

7th/8th Grade Boys' Soccer, Devon Meyer, devonmeyer@wlcsd.org

2018 Boys Soccer Tryout/Practice information packet   

7th Grade Girls' Volleyball, Meagan Polak, meaganpolak@wlcsd.org    

8th Grade Girls' Volleyball, Randy Hudson, randallhudson@wlcsd.org   

7th and 8th Gr. Cheerleading - TBD

Winter Sports:  (Begin November 1st.)

7th Grade Boys Basketball-  Jeff Penrod, JeffreyPenrod@wlcsd.org

8th Grade Boys Basketball-  Tim Rudey, mgobluetr@comcast.net 

Cheerleading- TBD 

Swimming/Diving - Hannah Cole Colehan@umich.edu

2018-19 Swim and Dive Information

2018-19 Swim and Dive Calendar

Winter Sports II: (Begin on January 22nd.)

7th Grade Girls Basketball, Maureen Kalahar-Burgess MaureenKalahar@wlcsd.org

         2019 7th/8th Grade Girls Basketball Information

8th Grade Girls Basketball, Kevin Zurro kevinzurro@wlcsd.org  

6th/7th/8th Grade Wrestling, Ed Sarah and Zaim Cunmulaj

          2019 Wrestling Information

Spring Sports: (Begin on April 8th)

7th/8th Grade Girls' Soccer, Devon Meyer, devonmeyer@wlcsd.org    


Track and Field Girls' Coach - Erin Sowa-Greaves Erin Sowa-Greaves@wlcsd.org   

Track and Field Boys' Coach - Kevin Zurro kevinzurro@wlcsd.org   

          Track Letter

          Track Player Contract

General Information

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

District Pay to Participate Contract

District Pay to Participate Financial Assistance Application

District Pay to Participate Memo

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 Submission

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).