Football Announcement: We will play Blacksburg middle on 10/4 at Blacksburg High School at 5:30, in football.
ALL SPORTS: Anyone wishing to try out for any sport at GMS should have a valid physical on file with Ms. Wakeland, the athletic director. Physicals must be dated AFTER May 1, 2021.
Volleyball: GMS Volleyball is conducting open gyms on the following dates:
All open gyms will take place in the high school gym from 5pm to 7pm
July 5th through the 9th is a dead period with no open gyms allowed.
Gym floor resurfacing will occur July 19th through July 23rd with no open gyms allowed.
Tryouts will take place on the following dates:
August 2nd and 3rd in the GMS main gym from 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Football: Parent meeting Monday, July 26th at 6:30 in the middle school cafeteria. I’ll be going over the schedule, chain gang help, pre/post game meals, fundraising, student/athlete expectations.
Practice times will go like this:
Thursday/Friday, July 29th/30th - 6:30-8:30
Saturday July 31st- 9-12
Monday/Tuesday, August 2nd/3rd-6:30-8:30
Teacher workdays begin-Wednesday/Thursday/Friday, August 4th, 5th, 6th-4:00-6:30
Cheer: Cheer camp will take place at Fame Roanoke on August 2nd from 10 AM until 4 PM. Cheer parents, please be on the lookout for paperwork.
Cross Country: Season begins August 2nd. Practices are Monday-Friday at Green Hill Park at 5:30pm. We meet in the front parking lot on the right. All athletes must have an updated sports physical on file in order to participate. Once school begins, practice will be held at the track at 3:45pm Monday-Friday.
Schools, coaches, student-athletes, officials, and all others involved in our fall season must follow the guidelines set forth within the RCPS Fall In-Season Return to Play Plan (updated March 25, 2021) and provided here.
This flow chart is provided by the American Academy of Pediatrics for the benefit of families and medical providers in managing a return to athletics after a COVID-19 infection.