Athletics 2017-08-31T11:09:46+00:00

Athletics

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
mmccarthy@portageps.org
269-323-5746

Sport Physicals

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

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.

Volleyball calendar

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
Football Calendar
Practice begins August 21, 2017
Coach: Gary Vander Weele
Assistant Coach: Chris Furlong,   Kyle PaffhausenRob 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)

Wrestling Calendar
Coaches: Romeo Riley, Jacob Taylor
PNHS Varsity Coach:  Chris Furlong

WINTER:  Girls Basketball  (January, February)

Girls Basketball Calendar
7th Grade Coaches: Ahren KaylorTony 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)

Track Calendar
Open to 6th, 7th, and 8th graders.
Coaches: James CollierStephanie WagnerRondal FranklinOctavio Romero, Wayne Matunas, Kailey Lauterbach