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Excelsior  Middle School

Excelsior Athletics

Welcome to Excelsior Athletics!

Sports Schedules can be found by clicking on the Excelsior Event Calendar.

Excelsior requires that each student-athlete has the following on record:
-Current Physical
-Concussion Waiver/ Good Conduct Form
Once completed, forms should be returned to the Main Office.  Each athlete will also be required to fill out an emergency contact card to give to the coach.
Changes to the practice and game schedules, including cancellations due to weather, will be posted on the Excelsior Twitter page. Decisions impacting practices based on weather will be decided by 2:15 pm. If a practice is abbreviated it will conclude at 4:00 pm.  Please have your student listen to announcements daily for the latest information regarding athletic information.
Practices are held at Excelsior daily during the season, with the exception of Cross Country & Wrestling (held at Oak Ridge) and Swimming (at the Linn Mar Aquatic Center). Transportation to those practices will be provided, however parents should pick students up at the practice location at the conclusion of practice.  Practice times will be announced during announcements before the beginning of each season, with more detailed information given out by the coaches on the first day of practices.Transportation to away games will be provided and students will return to Excelsior unless otherwise communicated by the coach. 
There will be a  Spring Sports Parent Meeting on Tuesday, March 20th at 4:30 pm. Please join us to learn more about participation in Track and Field, Boys Soccer, and Girls Tennis. 

Tennis will have an informational meeting for players on March 21st after school in Room 502. Please plan to have a ride after the meeting at 3:30 pm or plan on riding the Activity bus. Practice will begin on March 26th. Practices will be held immediately after school each day and will conclude at 4:30 pm.

Soccer players will have an informational meeting after school on Monday, March 19th in Room 405. The meeting will end by 3:30 pm, and you will be able to sign up for the Activity Bus if you do not have a ride home. Practice will begin on Tuesday, March 20th. Please have your ride pick you up when practice concludes at 430 pm.

Track practice will begin on Monday, March 19th. Please bring running clothes and shoes and be ready to practice. Have your ride pick you up when practice concludes at 430 p.m. each day.

2017-2018 Excelsior Middle School Athletic Seasons

Approximate beginning dates for middle school sports are as follows:

7/8       Cross Country (boys & girls)             First day of school

7/8       Football (boys)                                    First day of school

7/8       Soccer (girls)                                       First day of school

7/8       Volleyball (girls)                                 First day of school

7/8       Tennis (boys)                                       First day of school

7/8       Basketball (boys)                                 October 9

7/8       Swimming (girls)                                 October 9

7/8       Swimming (boys)                                 December 1

7/8       Basketball (girls)                                  December 1

7/8       Wrestling (boys)                                  January 19

7/8       Track & Field (boys & girls)               March 19

7/8       Soccer (boys)                                       March 19

7/8       Tennis (girls)                                        March 19

Marissa Yorgey is the Linn-Mar Athletic Trainer for any injury concerns. She can coordinate service with medical professionals.

Go Lions!