Athletics

2018 - 2019 ATHLETIC DIRECTOR - Kenny Farrow

 akennyfarrow@gmail.com - 614.561.7798   

                                                              

2018 FALL COACHING STAFF

Head 7/8th Boys & Girls Cross Country - Jeffrey McMillan

McMillaJ@westerville.k12.oh.us 

Head 7th Football - Justin Hughes

hughesj@westerville.k12.oh.us 

Assistant 7th Boys Football

TBD

Head 8th Football - Abram Estes

abramestes@gmail.com 

Assistant 8th Football - Kameron Montgomery

kameron.montgomery53@gmail.com 

Head 7th Girls Volleyball - Shannon Johnson

JohnsonS@westerville.k12.oh.us 

Head 8th Girls Volleyball

TBD

Head 7/8th Boys & Girls Golf - Eric Heminger

Blendon athletes will tryout to play on Walnut Springs MS team. Tryouts August 6, 7, & 8 12:30 @ Blackhawk GC. Contact Coach for details

hemingee@westerville.k12.oh.us

Volleyball (7/8th only) open gym & conditioning dates: Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00 - 1:00 July 16, 18, 20, 23, 25, 27, & 30             Volleyball tryouts (required to attend both dates & have all docs listed below in red):    7th Wed & Thu August 1, 2 10:00 - 12:00    8th Wed & Thu August 1, 2 12:00 - 2:00        Questions? Contact AD Kenny Farrow        

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 2018 Volleyball, Football, & XC Competition Schedule (click here and go to 2018-19 on ArbiterLive)

 2018 Football July Preseason Schedule (click here)

 2018 Cheer July Preseason Schedule (click here)

 2018 XC Website (click here)

 

*****ALL ATHLETES (8th GRADE) TRYING OUT OR PARTICIPATING IN SPRING SPORTS MUST HAVE RECEIVED A MINIMUM OF A 1.75 GPA AND 5 PASSING CLASSES ON THEIR LAST OFFICIAL GRADE REPORT ***

Attention all 7th & 8th grade boys and girls interested in trying out for golf @ Walnut Springs. Tryouts will be at Blackhawk Golf Course August 6, 7, & 8 @ 12:30. Contact Coach Eric Heminger hemingee@westerville.k12.oh.us for details

Attention all girls interested in trying out for Volleyball. Preseason conditioning will begin in July. Tryout will be the first week of August. Sports physicals (valid for one year from date administered), emergency medical authorization form, concussion information sheet, Sudden Cardiac Arrest and Lindsay's Law Parent/Athlete Signature Form, are all required to tryout

All 7th & 8th graders interested in having fun, meeting new friends, improving their level of fitness, and competing should join the Blendon Football Team!  There are no tryouts or cuts!  Preseason, optional conditioning will begin in mid-June. Please bring a current sports physical, emergency medical authorization form, concussion information sheet, and Sudden Cardiac Arrest/Lindsay's Law Parent/Athlete Signature Form to your first conditioning.

***PARENTS & ATHLETES - PLEASE READ INFORMATION BELOW***

***Sports physicals (valid for one year from date administered), emergency medical authorization form, concussion information sheet, Sudden Cardiac Arrest and Lindsay's Law Parent/Athlete Signature Form, are all required to tryout(cheer, golf, volleyball, basketball, and softball) and on the first official day of practice for all other sports.  Pay to participate fees and any school related fees, must be paid in full prior to the first scrimmage/competition for each sport***

Lindsay’s Law, from the Ohio Revised Code 3313.53103707.58 and 3707.59 becomes effective on August 1, 2017.  In accordance with this law, the Ohio Department of Health, the Ohio Department of Education, the Ohio High School Athletic Association, the Ohio Chapter of the American College of Cardiology and other stakeholders jointly developed guidelines and other relevant materials to inform and educate students and youth athletes participating in or desiring to participate in an athletic activity, their parents, and their coaches about the nature and warning signs of sudden cardiac arrest.

Click this link to learn more about “Lindsay’s Law”…Click here to watch the required video…Click here for the required information sheet and click here for the required signature form

All athletes must submit this form before they can participate. 

All athletes must have the following: (View and download forms here.)

  • Physical Evaluation Form
  • Emergency Medical Authorization
  • Concussion Information Sheet: Interscholastic Athletics

Sports Participation Fee 

Home Educated & Private School Students

 
 
 ** IMPORTANT **
  • Students planning to tryout for any school sport must have a current physical on file in the athletic office. Physicals are good for one year from the date signed by physician . Be sure to schedule an appointment as soon as possible. Sports Physical Forms are available on the right.
  •  All events are scheduled to start at 5:00 PM unless indicated otherwise. School transportation and weather may affect the actual starting time. Home events against Olentangy schools will probably begin after 5:00 due to bus issues. 
  • Please note that students will be bussed one-way to games and meets held against the other Westerville middle schools. Parents will need to provide transportation home from these events.

Resources

District Athletics Site

  • Physical Evaluation Form
  • Code of Conduct
  • Athlete Data Form
  • PTP fees
  • OHSAA forms and information
  • All building Athletic Directors
  • Concussion Form
  • Eligibility Information

Driving Directions

High School Sports 

Middle School Sports