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 21-22 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.

Walled Lake ESports League

If you are interested in our new ESports league, please read the Walled Lake ESports League FAQ and Sign Up document.  Here you will find all details of the program as well as a link to sign up.  

James R. Geisler Middle School: Coach Information

Fall Sports:  (Start on August 29, 2022)

Co-Ed Cross Country, David Mack,

7th/8th Grade Boys' Soccer, Payton Meyer,

7th Grade Girls' Volleyball, Meagan Polak,    

8th Grade Girls' Volleyball, Randy Hudson,   

Winter Sports:  , 

7th Grade Boys Basketball- Bob Meyer,

8th Grade Boys Basketball, Jeff Penrod,

Swimming/Diving - Sean Oxner,

Winter Sports II:

7th Grade Girls Basketball- TBD

8th Grade Girls Basketball- Bob Meyer,

6th/7th/8th Grade Wrestling Larry Fortner,

Spring Sports:

7th/8th Grade Girls' Soccer, Payton Meyer,

Track and Field Girls' Coach - Erin Sowa-Greaves Erin   

Track and Field Boys' Coach - Meagan Polak,



General Information

Current-Year Physical Requirement

Students must have a physical on file before they will be allowed to participate in a sport, including tryouts. For the 2021-2022 school year, a physical must be dated after April 15 of 2021. 

Pay to Participate

Please refer to the district Pay to Participate for information.

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.


The transportation policy for middle schools in Walled Lake are as follows:

  • In-District Transportation provided with no return bus.
  • Out-of-District Transportation provided with no return bus.


In the classroom, on the field of play and in the community, Geisler Wolves will always demonstrate The Geisler Way: DIVERSITY-INTEGRITY-COMMUNITY-EQUITY