2018 Winter Sports Start Information

JV & Varsity Girls Basketball Coach: Tim Mitchell Coach: Kelsey Logan Date: Monday, November 5 Time: 2:30-5:30 p.m. Location: WJSHS Gymnasium JV & Varsity Boys Basketball Coach: Orlando DiBacco Coach: Peter Strand Date: Monday, November 5 Time: 5:30-8:30 p.m. Location: WJSHS Gymnasium Varsity Wrestling Coach: Dennis Lane Coach: Danny Gibson Date: Monday, November 5 Time: …

Student athletes volunteer as guest readers

High school seniors visit Watervliet Elementary School to read to younger students Nearly 20 high school seniors, who also are student athletes participating in fall sports, volunteered as guest readers at Watervliet Elementary School. The students visited UPK to grade 4 classrooms to read books to the young students. See more pictures on Facebook of student …

Watervliet Athletic Hall of Fame Committee announces inductees for 2018

The Watervliet High School Athletic Hall of Fame will induct five alumni, one coach, one contributor and one team into the Class of 2018 during a Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Brunch at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 6 in the cafeteria at Watervliet High School. Congratulations to the following individuals and team that …

Cannoneer Football 2018

Letter from Coach Hoefer Dear Watervliet Football Player & Parent/Guardian: I would like to take this opportunity to convey our coaching staff’s enthusiasm for the 2018 Football Season. Our off-season has been a great success so far due largely to the support from our parents and the commitment from our student athletes. With that being …

Five Cannoneer student athletes commit to play at college level

Five Watervliet High School seniors will continue to play sports next year at the college level. The five signed letters of intent during a “signing day” ceremony organized by the Athletic Department on Friday, June 8. Basketball player Brandon Amancio will continue his athletic career at SUNY Orange. A transplant to Watervliet in his senior …

Watervliet student athletes participate in National Biomechanics Day

Dozens of Watervliet High School student athletes participated in National Biomechanics Day in April at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI). The high school students learned about the connection between science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) and athletic performance by participating in a sports clinic at RPI’s East Campus Athletic Village. RPI college athletes introduced members of …

Pair of Vliet wrestlers qualify for NYS championship 2018

Two Watervliet High School Varsity wrestlers qualified to compete in the 2018 NYSPHSAA Wrestling Championships at the Times Union Center in Albany in February. Congratulations to varsity wrestlers Connor Lyons (Sr) and Sterling Spoon (Jr) and their coaches on your successful journey to the state wrestling championship tournament! Go Cannoneers! Here is a look back at …