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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




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Fall sports practices set to begin Monday, Aug. 17

Most fall junior varsity and varsity sports teams will begin practices on Monday, August 17. The first practice for varsity and modified boys and girls cross country is scheduled for Monday, August 24.

Start date Team Time Location
Monday, Aug. 17 JV & Varsity Girls Volleyball 9-11am WJSHS Gym
Varsity GirlsSoccer 9:30-11 am WJSHS Turf Field
5:30-7 pm 12th Ave. Practice Field
JV & Varsity Football 3:30-7:30 pm WJSHS Turf Field, WJSHS Fitness Center
Varsity Boys Soccer 4-5:30 pm 12th Ave. Practice Field
Monday, Aug. 24 Varsity and Modified Boys & Girls Cross Country 8:30-10 am WJSHS Track
Modified Girls' Soccer 9-11 am WJSHS Turf Field
Modified Football 5:30-7:30 pm 12th Ave. Practice Field

Watervliet Football "Kick-Off" meeting

The Watervliet Football program's "Kick-Off" meeting is scheduled for this Friday, August 14 at 5 p.m. at Watervliet High School.

Girls Modified Soccer tryouts

Girls Modified Soccer tryouts will begin August 24 from 9 to 11 a.m. on the turf at the high school. Tryouts are open to all girls entering grades 7, 8 and 9. Any student who is interested in trying out needs to have proof of a physical (within the last year) and a completed health history form turned into the athletic directors office prior to trying out.

Attention 2015 football players: summer schedule for practices, physicals and more now available DOWNLOAD INFO SHEET

Also players and fans, be sure to follow Watervliet Cannoneers Football on Facebook, and Twitter @vlietfootball.

Track open for public use

The new 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.

Fitness Center public hours

The Fitness Center at WJSHS will be open to the public on Mondays and Thursdays from 6-8 p.m. Residents who are interested in using the facility will need to fill out a the Fitness Center waiver. Call the WCSD Athletic Department at 629-3303 for more information.


Watervliet Athletics Archives (2014-15)

Watervliet Athletics Archives (2013-14)

Watervliet Athletics Archives (2012-13)

Watervliet Athletics Archives (2011-12)


Quick links heading


2014-15 Athletic Handbook (PDF)

Athletic Department Staff

Sports Parenting Information

Athletic Archives:
2011-12 | 2012-132013-14 2014-15

Useful Links

Concussion Management Plan

Facilities Use Information

Fitness Center Handbook/Application

Hall of Fame (including eligibility information & nomination form)

Guardians Corporation

Parent/Coach Communication (PDF)

Physical Education Curriculum

Physical Forms


Scholar Athletes

School Records

Vliet Gear

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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 which 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.