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Monday, August 13: Athletic Changes

Athletic changes for Monday, August 13:

  • FoJo Swim practice is cancelled for Monday, August 13. It will take place on Tuesday, August 14, from 8:00 – 10:00 a.m.
  • The first day of JV/Varsity football will take place at JHS instead of Knox. Bring sneakers and cleats.

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Fall 2018 Sports Start Dates

Meet The Coaches Night – August 27
MANDATORY for ALL Fall Athletes

All Coaches, Players and Parents Must attend for ALL LEVELS (V/JV/FR/MOD). Meet at 7:15 p.m,. on Monday, August 27, in the Johnstown High School Performing Arts Center.

Team Pictures (V & JV Only) – August 27

Cross Country, Field Hockey, Golf, Girls Soccer, Boys Soccer, Girls Swim, Volleyball, Cheerleading, Football. Meet at 6:30 p.m. in the Johnstown High School Gym for team pictures.

Make-up Physicals August 8

Fall sport athletes who have not yet obtained a physical may do so at the Johnstown High School Nurse’s Office at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, August 8.

Fall Sport Start Dates/Times/Locations:

Football:

V/JV starts Monday, August 13th, 3:00-6:30 p.m. at Knox JHS. Bring sneakers and cleats.

Modified Football starts Monday, August 20th, 8:00 – 10:00 a.m. at Knox.

Boy’s Soccer:

V/JV starts Monday, August 13th, 8:00 -11:00 a.m. at JHS.

Modified starts, Monday August 27th, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. at Glebe Street Elementary School.

Girl’s Soccer:

V/JV starts Monday, August 13th

  • 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. – Team Building @ JHS
  • 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. – Skills & Drills @ JHS

Modified starts, Monday, August 27th, 3:00-4:30 p.m. at Glebe Street Elementary School.

Girls Varsity Swimming – FO/JO

Varsity swim starts Monday, August 13th Tuesday, August 14, 8:00 -10:00 a.m. at FONDA Pool.

Cross Country:

Varsity starts Monday, August 13th, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. at JHS.

Modified starts Tuesday, September 4, 3:15 – 5:15 p.m. at JHS.

Volleyball:

V/JV starts Monday, August 13th, 9:00 a.m. – Noon at JHS.

Modified starts Wednesday, September 5th, 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. at Knox Middle School

Golf:

Varsity starts Monday, August 20th, 7:00 a.m. at Fox Run Golf Course.

Field Hockey:

V/JV starts Monday, August 13th, 8:00 – 11:00 a.m. at KNOX.

Modified Field Hockey starts Monday, August 27th, 8:00 – 10:00 a.m. at Briggs Street Fields.

Cheerleading:

Varsity starts Monday, August 13th, 10:00 a.m. at KNOX.

Questions?

Contact the Athletics Office, James Robare, Director of Athletics, Physical Education, Health & Recreation, (518) 762-7636

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Fall Athletic Physicals Make-up Date, Aug. 8

Fall sport athletes who have not yet obtained a physical may do so at the Johnstown High School Nurse’s Office at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, August 8.

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Grass Volleyball Cancelled for Tues., July 17

Grass volleyball will be cancelled for Tuesday, July 17, due to the rain forecast. The group will meet again on Wednesday, July 18, from 12-2 p.m. at Knox field

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Summer Recreation 2018

The 2018 Summer Recreation flyer is available to print as a PDF document using the free Adobe Acrobat Reader program.

Field Hockey

Age Groups & Times:

  • Grades K-6, 6 – 7 pm
  • Grades 7-12, 6 – 8 pm

Dates: Tuesdays & Thursdays, June 28 – July 24

Location: Knox

Instructors: Coaching Staff

Girls Soccer Workout Sessions

Age Groups & Dates:

  • Grades 7 -12 on Tuesdays, July 3 – August 2
  • Grades 3-6 on Thursdays during month of July

Time: 5 – 7 pm

Location: JHS JV Fields

Instructors: Coaching Staff

Volleyball – Outdoor Grass/Sand

Age Groups: Grades 7 – 12

Dates: Tues/Wens, July 10 – 25

Time: 12:00 – 2:00 pm

Location: TBA – check the Google Classroom posts

Instructors: Coaching Staff

Bowling

Age Group: Grades 6 -12

Dates: July 7, 14, 21 & 28 and August 4 & 11 (Fridays)

Time: 5 pm

Location: Perry Lanes

Cost: 2 games with hot dog & soda for $8; shoes free

Softball Clinic

Grades: Girls entering grades 3-6

Dates: August 6 – 9 (four days)

Time: 6:30 – 8 pm

Location: On the varsity field

Instructors: Modified, JV & Varsity Coaches

Football Team Install

Age Group: JV & Varsity Football Team

Dates: Mondays & Wednesdays, June 25, July 2, 9, 16, 23

Time: 10 – 11 am

Location: JHS

Instructors: Football Staff

Varsity/JV Football Team Camp

Dates: July 30 – August 2 (Monday – Thursday)

TIme: 5:30 – 8 pm

Location: Broadalbin-Perth

Call for information: 518-774-5272

Free Johnstown Youth Football Clinic

Age Group: Grades 1st – 6th

Dates:  August 6 & 7 (Monday & Tuesday)

Time: 5 – 7 pm

Location: Knox

Questions: Call 518-774-5272

Free Modified Football Day Camp

Age Group: Rising 7th & 8th Grades

Date: Wednesday, August 8

Time: 5 – 7 pm

Location: Knox

Instructors: Football Staff

Strength Training

Age Group: Grades 7th – 12th

Dates: Monday – Friday, June 25 – July 27

Time: 9 – 10 am

Location: JHS Weight Room

Instructors: JHS Football Coaches

Girls Lacrosse

Age Groups & Times:

  • Grades K-6, 4:00 – 5:00 pm
  • Grades 7 -12, 5:00 -6 :00 pm

Dates: Tuesdays, July 5 – August 2

Location: Knox

Instructors: Lacrosse Staff

Run Johnstown

Age Group:  Youth, Middle/High School, and Adults

Weekly Runs:

  • Tuesdays 5-6 PM
  • Other days will be posted on Twitter and Remind
  • Meet at back of JHS

Track and Field Meet and Cross Country Course Run (Back of JHS):

  1. Track Meet: Wednesday, July 11, 6-8 PM
  2. XC Meet: Wednesday July 25th 6-8 PM (XC Course back of JHS)
  3. Track Meet: Wednesday August 8th-6-8 PM

Basketball – Boys

Open Gym

  • Grades 7th – 12th
  • Wednesdays, July 11 – August 8
  • 6 – 7:30 p.m.
  • Warren Street Gym
  • Instructors: Coaching Staff

Basketball Youth Clinic with Mr. Hale at Warren Street July 9 – 13

  • Grades 2 & 3, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
  • Grades 4, 5 & 6, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.

Basketball – Girls

Age Group: Grades 7th – 12th

  • Dates: Mondays – July 9,16, 23 & 30
  • Time: 6 -8 pm
  • Location: Warren Street Gymnasium
  • Instructors: Coaching Staff

Age Group:  Grades 3rd – 6th

  • Dates: Mondays – July 9,16, 23 & 30
  • Time: 9 -11 am
  • Location: Warren Street Gymnasium
  • Instructors:  Varsity Players

Swim

Due to construction, the pool will be closed for the summer

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Senior Athletes Recognized at Dinner

Senior Athletes Recognized at Dinner

Senior Athletes group photoThe June 4th Senior Athletes Banquet held at the Winner’s Circle in Fonda was well attended, with more than 105 students and community members taking part in the evening. JHS Class of 2013 graduates Lexi Swatt and Jeremy Mowrey were the key note speakers.

Students athletes in attendance included Julia Sarullo, Jacob Miller, Samuel Miller, Alex VanDeusen, Benjamin Lake, Abby Crouse, Benjamin Poitras, Matthew Salamack, Zachary Pedersen, Jeffery Salatel, Peter VanDenburgh, Trevor Porter, David Malagisis, Emily Miles, Ethan Hadcoack, Zachary Dunnkosky, Tyler Bump, Tanner Fahr, Jarred Brown, Kerry Blackwood, Hunter Meher, Tyler Benton, Jordan Snell, Alex Thiessen, Andrew Sitterly, Christian Solby, Zachary Ropeter, Ryan Crooker, Adam Wilson, Madison Collins, Josie Mowrey, George James, Thomas Lizio, Emma Rizzo, Dominic DiScioscia, Abbie Levin, Emily Clizbe, Paige Stewart, Alison Trajlinek, Tara Kilmartin, Nicholas Stillwell, Cristopher Best, Garrett WayGabe Cole, and Sara Stortecky.

The following Triple “J” Club Members were recognized for participating in three seasons during their senior year:

Tyler Bump, Gabe Cole, Abby Crouse, Dominic DiScioscia, Tanner Fahr, Ethan Hadcock, Benjamin Lake, Jacob Miller, Zachary Pederson, Abigail Levin, Samuel Miller, Benjamin Poitras, Zachary Maxson, Trevor Porter, Andrew Sitterly, Alex Thiessen, Lauryn Wilson, Sara Stortecky, Zachary Ropeter, Matthew Salamack, Julia Sarullo, Paige Stewart, Adam Wilson.

Many thanks to the Purple & Gold Club for all they do for our athletic programs and our student athletes. We wish the entire senior class the best of luck as they head out into the world!

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Athletes to Attend Chamber Sports Awards Dinner

The Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce will be host its 30th Annual Sports Award Banquet at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 6,  at the Johnstown Holiday Inn.

Congratulations to the following students for being selected to represent Johnstown at the dinner:

Jesse VanNostrand
Emily Miles
Julia Sarullo
Trevor Porter
Adam Wilson
Andrew Sitterly

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Fall Sports Health Screenings

Health screenings for student athletes intending to play a fall sport will be offered at Johnstown High School on June 6 & 7. Student athletes may not play a fall sport without getting a health screening on June 6 or 7, or over the summer.

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Senior Athlete Banquet; Spring Awards; Scholar Athlete Teams

Senior Athlete Banquet

June 4th at the Winner Circle – 6PM

Guest Speakers: Alexis Swatt/Jeremy Mowrey

  • Senior Athletes attend Free
  • Parents /  Guests- $20
  • Coaches  – $10

Any student-athlete who played a sport during their SENIOR year may stop by the Athletic Office to pick up a ticket and reserve their spot

Spring Awards Night

June 5th– PAC- 7pm

All Spring Varsity Athletes must attend & be dressed to impress!!!

Scholar Athlete Teams

June 7th – PAC – 7pm

A letter will be sent home to all athletes involved,  requesting your presence at the June 7 Board of Education meeting.  Please dress to impress.

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All After School ATHLETIC Events Cancelled May 15

All after school athletic events are cancelled in Johnstown for Tuesday, May 15.

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