Welcome to the North Middle School Athletics, home of the Jr. Huskies! North is a member of the Kalamazoo-Portage-Mattawan-Vicksburg-Gull Lake League. This league offers competition in Cross Country, Football, Girls Basketball, Boys Basketball, Wrestling, Girls Volleyball, and Track and Field. Through interscholastic competition, students are expected to learn and demonstrate appropriate behavior and sportsmanship while maintaining a good academic standing.
Matt McCarthy, Athletic Director
All students must have a completed Physical Form (2016-2017) on file in the NMS office to be eligible to participate in extra-curricular sports. A new form is needed every school year and may be completed after April 15 for the following school year.
Pay to Participate Information
If your student is participating on a Sports Team or Club, please pay online through Skyward. Once your student is placed on a roster, a fee will be generated in Skyward. Please wait to pay until that Fee is generated so that you know the exact amount you need to pay. Please click here for information regarding the Pay to Participate program.
Code of Conduct
All student athletes must have a signed Code of Conduct on file in the Athletic office prior to their first competition.
FALL: Volleyball (August, September, October)
Sign up here for Volleyball.
7th grade, meet in Igloo
8th grade, meet in NMS Gym
7th Grade Coach: Terra Brown and Sarah VanSchoick
8th Grade Coach: Jim Moiles
FALL: Football (August, September, October)
2017 Football Information
Football Summer Camp
Practice begins August 21, 2017
Coach: Gary Vander Weele
Assistant Coach: Chris Furlong, Kyle Paffhausen, Rob Pincus
FALL: Cross Country (August, September, October)
Cross Country Calendar
Incoming 6th, 7th, and 8th graders sign up for Cross Country here.
Coaches:Wayne Matunas , Ben Hutchins, and Tony Moon
WINTER: Boys Basketball (November, December)
Boys Basketball Calendar
7th Grade Coaches: Rondal Franklin and Ahren Kaylor
8th Grade Coaches: Kyle Paffhausen and Jamie Collier
WINTER: Wrestling (January, February)
Coaches: Romeo Riley, Jacob Taylor
PNHS Varsity Coach: Chris Furlong
WINTER: Girls Basketball (January, February)
Girls Basketball Calendar
7th Grade Coaches: Ahren Kaylor, Tony Moon
8th Grade Coaches: Rondal Franklin
SPRING: Co-ed Swimming & Diving (April, May)
Swimming and Diving Calendar
Open to 6th, 7th and 8th graders.
Swimming coaches: Jim Long and Megan Neterer
Diving coach: Colin Grogan
SPRING: Co-ed Track (April, May)
Open to 6th, 7th, and 8th graders.
Coaches: James Collier, Stephanie Wagner, Rondal Franklin, Octavio Romero, Wayne Matunas, Kailey Lauterbach