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Watervliet Athletics logoMichael Foust, Athletic Director

Erin Manning, Athletic Department Secretary

Athletic Office: (518) 629-3303
Athletic Office Fax: (518) 629-3262





Watervliet athletic gear available now

image: Watervliet Cannoneer Gear logo

Letter to residents of 12th Ave. includes Fall 2016 home game schedule

The Athletic Department has sent a letter to residents of 12th Avenue notifying them of the dates and times of all home games this fall. The games may affect traffic, parking and noise levels in the neighborhood adjacent to the Watervliet Jr./Sr. High School campus. View letter

Vliet Athletics tee shirt fundraiser

Watervliet Athletics is currently taking pre-orders for a rocking new tee shirt. The shirts are $15; if you are interested in purchasing one or more, simply contact Athletic Director Michael Foust with the number and sizes of shirts you would like. View shirt
Call: 629-3303, or email: mfoust@vlietschools.org

Save the Date for these fall fundraisers

If you have an appetite for supporting Cannoneer teams, mark the dates of these upcoming fundraisers:

bullet graphicWednesday, September 7 from 4-8 p.m., Chipotle in Latham download flyer

bullet graphicThursday, November 11 from 4-8 p.m., Panera in Latham download flyer

Bring a copy of the flyer with you when you dine and these restaurants will donate a portion of the proceeds from your purchase to Watervliet Athletics. Remember to turn in a hard copy or show an electronic version of the flyer when placing your order.

Welcome new physical education teacher Kelsey Logan

In June, the Board of Education appointed Kelsey Logan as physical education teacher for the Watervliet Junior/Senior High School. Ms. Logan will teach grades 7-12 physical education classes, as well as coach varsity girls’ soccer and junior varsity girls’ basketball. More about Coach Logan

2016 Fall Sports Practice Information

Most fall junior varsity and varsity sports teams will begin practices on Monday, August 15. The first practice for varsity and modified boys and girls cross country is scheduled for Monday, August 22.

Team Coach Date Time Location
Varsity Football Brian
Aug. 15 3:30-7:30 p.m. WJSHS Turf Field
Varsity Girls' Soccer Kelsey
Aug. 15 8:00-9:00 a.m. WJSHS Turf Field
12:00-2:00 p.m.
Varsity Boys' Soccer Paul
Aug. 15 9:00-10:30 a.m. WJSHS Turf Field
4:30-6:00 p.m. 12th Ave. Practice Field
JV & Varsity Girls' Volleyball Rebecca Young Aug. 15 2:00-4:00 p.m. WJSHS  Gym
Varsity Cheerleading Danielle Cooper Aug. 15 4:00-5:30 p.m. WJSHS  Café
Varsity & Modified Boys & Girls Cross Country Tami Karbowski Aug. 22 8:30-10:30 a.m. WJSHS Track
Modified Girls' Soccer Jeff
Aug. 22 10:30 a.m.-
12 p.m.
WJSHS Turf Field
Modified Football Darryl
Aug. 24 4:30 p.m. meeting WJSHS  Café


2016 Athletic Hall of Fame induction

A reminder that the 2016 Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony will be held in October 2016. More information


Rules for home football games

To ensure student safety at high school football games, Watervliet school district officials are implementing the following rules for student fans who attend home games:

bullet graphicStudents in grade 6 or younger MUST be accompanied by a supervising adult or they will not be admitted to the football game. An adult is defined as a parent, a coach, a grandparent or a guardian.

bullet graphicNo one is allowed into the game after halftime.

bullet graphicNo re-entry is allowed for patrons or fans who leave the stadium at any point during the game.

We want to be respectful of our student athletes, our cheerleaders and all patrons who attend our football games, said Watervliet Athletic Director Michael Foust. We also want everyone to enjoy home games in a safe and orderly environment.
Admission to football games is $3 for all adults and $1 for all students.

Track open for public use

The track at WJSHS is open for public use weekdays only between the hours of 4 and 8 p.m. When using the track, please be respectful of facility rules. View track rules

Athletic schedules online

All Watervliet City School District sports schedules are now available online through ColonialCouncil.org. Click here to access to Watervliet’s athletics schedule.
Once you access this site, you will be able to subscribe for text messages and e-mail notifications for all athletic teams, including event reminders and change notifications.

Watervliet Athletics Archives (2015-16)

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Watervliet Athletics Archives (2011-12)


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Athletic Handbook (PDF)

Athletic Department Staff

Athletic Placement Process (PDF)

Useful Links

Concussion Management Plan

Facilities Use Application Facilities Rental Fees

Hall of Fame (including eligibility information & nomination form)

Guardians Corporation

Physical Forms


Scholar Athletes

School Records

Vliet Gear

Subway Athletes of the Month

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The Watervliet City School Athletics Department believes that student-athletes grow mentally, physically and socially through their involvement in sports. Hopefully, this growth will result in a healthy lifestyle that will be prevalent throughout their lives.


Watervliet City School is governed by the New York State High School Athletic Association, Section 2, and the Colonial Athletic Conference, competing as a Class “B/C” sized school.


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