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Peter Melore

Executive Director
Health, Physical Education, Recreation & Athletics

Athletic Secretaries
Lorraine Rosa, Nicole Benedetto, Kathy Axelsen
Phone - 631-730-4980, Fax - 631-730-4985

To See Athletic Schedules and Directions Click Below

SectionXI

REMINDER:

MAKE SURE YOU'RE CLEARED FOR  SPORTS!

Attention Fall Athletes!

There will be no physicals offered this Summer - see dates below

Sport Physicals and Fall Sport Dates


High School Sports Start Dates:

Football 8/14, all other sports begin 8/21

High School Sports Physicals:

Current 10th & 11th graders @ WMHS June 1 & June 8 at 2:00pm

 

H.S. Private Physical Deadline:  July 24, 2017

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Junior High Sports (grades 7/8) Start Date:

9/5

Junior High Sports Physicals: 

Current 6th, 7th, 8th, and 9th graders

May 23rd @ Gelinas 2:30pm

May 25th @ Murphy 2:30pm


JHS (Grades 7/8) Private Physical Deadline: August 14, 2017

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Medical update forms due 30 days before sport start date


All JHS & HS private physicals handed in over the summer must be dropped off at the Ward Melville High School Athletic Office.

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 News and Announcements

Congratulations to Jeff Salmon USA

National Fencing coach of the Year!!


2017 College Recognition Ceremony

May 30, 2017 @ Ward Melville High School

8:30 am in the Gym


Any seniors playing a sport in any level of college next year - you are invited to attend.  Please notify your coach and/or the Athletic Office at Ward Melville: we need to know the sport, the name of the college, and the division (i.e. Division I, II, etc.)

Congratulations to Taylor Tripptree and Lauren Hansen for being selected  to the 2017 All State Girls Basketball Team


Congratulations to Boys Lacrosse, Girls Lacrosse (undefeated) ,

Baseball and Boys Tennis as they all are 2017 League Champions

Spring Playoff Schedule


Baseball-5/26 @ West Islip  4:30Pm


Boys Lax -5/25- @ Islip HS vs Hills East  4PM

Girls Track- Divisions 5/23, 5/26

  Home 3PM




Congratulations to Swimming /Track -State Qualifiers  :

Swimming-Congratulations to David He, Ryan Kaplan Cameron  Kubik and Luka Zurik who competed at the New York State swimming and diving meet this past weekend in Nassau County. The boys set new school records in the 200 yard medley relay and 400 yard freestyle relays over the weekend. The 400 yard freestyle relay finished second in the state, while the medley relay finished fifth. In addition, David He set a new school in the 200 yard individual medley while Luka Zuric set new individual Records in the 200 yard freestyle and 100 yard backstroke. 

Boys Track -Danny Ryan finished 16th in his first individual race at the state meet. His second overall state meet in his third best time ever 2:35.3. 

Eric Zulkofske anchored section XI's intersectional relay against the other 12 sections. Eric got the baton with about a three second lead and ran his mile leg in 4 minutes and 22 seconds. He had the fastest split of the race by 5 seconds and lead section XI to a meet record of 8:44 and a dominant 9 second win in his first trip to states. 

Girls track - The 4 x 800m relay team of Samantha Sturgess, Samantha Rutt, Shannon Ryan and Allyson Gaedje ran an inspired and gutsy race to finish 4th in the NYSPHSAA State Championships and 5th in the NYS Federation Championship meet this past weekend at the Ocean Breeze facility in Staten Island.  The four runners will be joining ten of their teammates as they take on the best in the Nation, competing in five relays at the New Balance Indoor Nationals held at the Armory this upcoming weekend.  All fourteen student-athletes look to carry on their success one last time this indoor season

 

Congratulations!

Eddie Munoz, Dominick Pryor and John Corpac all outstanding wide receivers for the Ward Melville FB Team this past fall have been  selected to play in the 22nd Annual Empire Challenge!  Long Island and New York City all-stars will battle on the gridiron at the James M. Shuart Stadium at Hofstra University at 7:00 pm on Wednesday June 21, 2017.  Come out and support the boys!


Congratulations Ellen Li - News 12 Scholar Athlete!

-Ellen Li is a four-year varsity volleyball athlete-  

 

 

Congratulations to the Ward Melville Cheerleaders

for taking 4th place at the National High School Cheerleading Championship - the most prestigious cheerleading championship in the country!  The highest finish in our program's history!


Winter Recap 2016-17

  

211 Scholar Athletes (90 average or above)

 

Boys Swimming

County /League Runner Up

400 Free Relay/200 yard medley/200 Freestyle relay/Individual events  State Qualifiers:

David He/Cameron Kubik/Ryan Kaplan/Luca Zuric

State Qualifiers – Gregory/Dilion/Goldstein/Chirico

 

Boys Winter Track

State Qualifiers- Danny Ryan 1000m/Eric Zulkofske 1600m

4x800 School record and Millrose Qualifier:

Eric Zulkofske, Glen Pinkava, Danny Ryan, Caleb Wheeler

 
Girls Winter Track

NYS Scholar Athlete Team

League/Runner-up/3rd in the County

1000m State Qualifier – Allyson Gaedje

County 4x800 Champs and Millrose Games Qualifiers:

Allyson Gaedje, Liz Radke, Sam Sturgess, Samantha Rutt

4x400 State Qualifiers: Hannah Hobbes, Madison Hobbes, Caitlyn Evens, Shannon Ryan

4x400 Millrose games Qualifier: Sam Sturgess, Allyson Gaedje, Hannah Hobbes, Samantha Rutt

 

Wrestling

League Champions: Kenny Cracchiola,Sean Fitzsimons

6 County Qualifiers – Cracchiola/Fitzsimons/Lievano/Rettig/Vera/Araneo

 

Boys Basketball

16-6 League runner up

Class AA Playoffs

Playoff win

Elite Eight

 

Girls Basketball

16-4

NYS Scholar Athlete Team

Back to back Co-League Champions

Playoff Win

Elite 8

Cheerleading

3 – 1st place finishes Suffolk County

4th place finish at UCA National Cheer Competition

Boys Fencing

League/County/Long Island Champions

NYS Scholar Athlete Team

158 Dual Meet win streak

Ben Rogak/Mike Jaklitsch – 1st place

 

Girls Fencing

League/County/Long Island Champions

Arianna Feretti/Lara Obedin 1st place

NYS Scholar Athlete Team

 

* For Individual Winter Award Winners *

(click here)

  

 

                        Summer Recreation 2017

 

Camp Dates:

July 5 - August 11, 2017


 

REMINDER:

MAKE SURE YOU'RE CLEARED FOR  SPORTS!

Attention Fall Athletes!

There will be no physicals offered this Summer - see dates below

Sport Physicals and Fall Sport Dates


High School Sports Start Dates:

Football 8/14, all other sports begin 8/21

High School Sports Physicals:

Current 10th & 11th graders @ WMHS June 1 & June 8 at 2:00pm

 

H.S. Private Physical Deadline:  July 24, 2017

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Junior High Sports (grades 7/8) Start Date:

9/5

Junior High Sports Physicals: 

Current 6th, 7th, 8th, and 9th graders

May 23rd @ Gelinas 2:30pm

May 25th @ Murphy 2:30pm


JHS (Grades 7/8) Private Physical Deadline: August 14, 2017

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Medical update forms due 30 days before sport start date


All JHS & HS private physicals handed in over the summer must be dropped off at the Ward Melville High School Athletic Office.

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SEE CLEARANCE PROCEDURE TO THE LEFT.

EVEN IF YOUR PHYSICAL IS GOOD DO NOT FORGET UPDATE FORM DUE 30 DAYS OR LESS FROM TRYOUT DATE

 

As of September 1st all physical paperwork for any season during the 2016-17 school year must be dropped off to the Health Office in the student athletes respective school.

 

 

 

DO NOT DROP OFF FORMS TO ATHLETIC OFFICE ( SUMMER ONLY)


INFORMATION FOR INCOMING 9TH GRADE ATHLETESUNLIKE MIDDLE SCHOOL, FALL HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS START AUGUST 14TH FOR FOOTBALL AND AUGUST 21st FOR THE REST OF FALL SPORTS.  ALL INCOMING 9TH GRADERS PARTICIPATING IN A SPORT (FALL, WINTER, SPRING SEASONS) REPORT TO WARD MELVILLE FOR ATHLETIC PARTICIPATION.  9TH GRADE ATHLETES TAKE THE SHUTTLE BUS FROM MURPHY OR GELINAS TO WARD MELVILLE AT THE END OF THE SCHOOL DAY.  LATE BUSES TAKE THEM HOME FROM WARD MELVILLE; THEY ARE NOT SHUTTLED BACK TO THE JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL

 

If parents or guardians of incoming 7th graders missed the JHS Athletic Orientation presentation on 5/9/16 please click on the links to the left for information on Sport Clearance (paperwork), concussion protocol, and code of conduct. The Fall season starts 9/8/16. Clearance paperwork can be handed in to the Health office at Murphy or Gelinas at any time during the school year or to the Athletic Office at WMHS during the summer

The "Medical Update" form can only be handed in 30 days or less before sport start date.

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In an effort to promote healthy choices,

the Three Village Wellness Committee will be sponsoring

the "Spring into Wellness" campaign in our elementary schools

(Click here for parent letter)

 

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Homecoming 2016

click below to view photos

Photo Gallery

 

 

 

 

 

 

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