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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
          2018/2019 MS and HS 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.  Please encourage your student to 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. 
7th and 8th Graders interested in joining the Boys Swim Team or Girls Basketball Teams can sign up ONLINE. You will need to use your Google email account to sign up.
Boys Swimming will begin practice on Monday, November 26th. Swimmers should meet in the large cafeteria after school to ride the shuttle bus to the pool. Please have your ride pick you up at the Aquatic Center when practice ends at 4:15 p.m. each day. There will be a Parent Meeting on Friday November 30th after practice. 
7th and 8th Grade Girls Basketball will start on Monday, Dec. 3rd. 7th Grade practice will end at 5 pm each day. 8th Grade practice will end at 4:30 pm each day. 
There will be  meeting for both 7th and 8th Grade Girls Basketball parents after practice (4:30pm) on Tuesday, Dec. 4th,  in the large cafeteria. 
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
l7/8       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
7/8       Swimming (girls)                          October
7/8       Swimming (boys)                          December
7/8       Basketball (girls)                           December
7/8       Wrestling (boys)                            January
7/8       Track & Field (boys & girls)           March
7/8       Soccer (boys)                                March
7/8       Tennis (girls)                                 March
Marissa Yorgey is the Linn-Mar Athletic Trainer for any injury concerns. She can coordinate service with medical professionals.
Go Lions!