Programs that have been approved by the IHSA, IDPE, and Board of Education are: Boys and Girls Bowling, Cheerleading, Devilettes, Girls Gymnastics, and Boys Swimming & Diving.
These sports will run from November 16 -- February 13, 2020. Refunds will not be given for any circumstance. this includes any illnesses or quarantining related to Covid-19, or a Governor's order of a shutdown of IHSA Athletics.
***Find all important information on season updates and events here***
For health and safety reasons, our indoor meets have been cancelled as of 3/12. This includes the Batavia Meet and Carthage Meet. Outdoor season so far has not been affected. As more updates come in, I will try to provide as much information as I can to all athletes and parents.
Girls Track & Field has had their first meet of the season!
The Blue Devils competed at the Wheeling Wildcat Relays Invitational at Wheeling High School. The team placed 4th out of 10 teams, which included a lot of schools from the North Suburban Conference. It was a great tune up meet to see what the competition was going to look like. Our returners, freshman, and a lot of former JV runners stepped up big and all performed very well.
Highlights of the meet include: Lena Groth: 11’9 in long jump, best start to a season yet! Jaylah Turner: 5th place in Triple Jump. Annika Bynum: 1st place in High Jump Genevieve Berryman: 7’6 in Pole Vault. Alexis Krueger: 6’6 in Pole Vault . Anastasia Smith: 30’7 in shot put. Ricquia Winston: 26’4 in shot put Alylah Ditiangkin: 21.4 in 150 and 1st place in 55 hurdles. Jessica Randolph: 21.3 in 150 and 5th place in 55 Dash. Kyra Chaney: 2nd place in 200 and 4th in the 55 dash. Madison Hecker: 3rd place 4 x 800 and great last leg in 4 x 400 to get us 3rd! Taylor Latza: 3rd place in 4 x 800 and 2:40 in the open 800. Chloe Yoder: 3rd place in 4 x 800. Nicole Harrison: 3rd place 4 x 800. Anna Villa: 21.6 in 150 and 32.91 in open 200. Zoe Levitan: 22.8 in 150 relay. Raina Rice: 3rd place in 1600. Jaelyn Walker: 6th place in open 400 and 3rd place 4 x 400. Natalie Vondracek: 1:13 in open 400 and 3rd place 4 x 400. Emily Makeever: 3rd place in 4 x 400
Parents & Guardians,
We are kicking off a new fundraiser this year using the ‘Snap!’ program that allows us to use email, social media, and text messaging to quickly raise money for our team. All that is asked of each participant is that they gather 20 or more email addresses of family, relatives & potential supporters that may be willing to donate to our cause. Your contacts are strictly private & protected; they will simply receive a personalized donation request on behalf of your student during our fundraiser. Here is a link to our fundraising page: https://www.snap-raise.com/fundraisers/warren-township-high-school-girls-track-field-2020
All proceeds will help the Girls Track & Field team be able to purchase items and materials needed, such as warm ups, equipment for training and strengthening, recovery equipment, upgraded uniforms, and much more!
Let everyone know and spread the word!
There will be an informational meeting for parents of athletes on the Girls Track & Field team being held on Wednesday February 5th at 5:30 PM in room 237 at the Almond Campus. All parents/guardians of athletes are encouraged to attend! Important information will be shared at the meeting.
Exciting update! The Girls Track & Field team is now partnered up with Snap! Raise. Com for our fundraising efforts. Snap! Raise. Com has been a successful fundraising group that has helped many teams at Warren Township High School raise substantial funds for team needs in order to improve their programs. Our start date for our fundraiser will be Tuesday, February 18th. More details about the fund raiser coming soon!
For all interested in joining the Girls Track & Field, our season will begin on Monday, January 27th.
Practices will be at the Almond Campus, starting at 4 p.m. Monday thru Friday.
--Remember, all athletes must have an updated physical form turned in to the nurses office and either O'Plaine or Almond Campus. Physicals are good for one full calender year.
If you don't have an updated physical, you cannot practice with the team until you get the form into the athletic office.
Tryout period will be the first 2 weeks of the season (Jan 27th- February 7th).
This application will be used to contact parents and athletes about any news or up-to-the-minute changes (practice times, meet updates, weather updates, etc.) Word documents can be sent through the Remind application as well! Check in now for some pre-season workout suggestions from Coach Buddell!
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To sign up for Remind:
If you have a smartphone, get push notifications on your iPhone or Android phone. Open your web browser and go to the following link: rmd.at/wthsgirls Follow the instructions to sign up for Remind. You'll be prompted to download the mobile app.
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