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CONFERENCE VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT ~ Orion Middle School will be hosting the conference volleyball tournament on Saturday, February 17, and Tuesday, February 20, 2018.  Please click here to view the tournament schedule.  Unfortunately, we are unable to accept any passes at the conference tournament (this also includes student passes).


2018 IESA 7TH GRADE VOLLEYBALL REGIONAL ~ The Orion 7th Grade Volleyball Team will play their first regional game on Saturday, February 24, at 11:15 a.m., at Mercer County Junior High School, 203 N Washington Street, Joy, Illinois.  Please click here to view 2018 IESA 7th Grade Volleyball Regional brackets.

   

2017-2018 VOLLEYBALL SCHEDULE

DATE/DAY OPPONENT WHERE TIME BUS

DEC  12 Tryouts

JAN 16 TUESDAY KNOXVILLE THERE 5:30 4:15   

JAN 17 WEDNESDAY ROCKRIDGE THERE 5:30 4:15             

JAN 18  THURSDAY CAMBRIDGE THERE 5:30 4:30

JAN 20 SATURDAY WETHERSFIELD KEWANEE 10:00 8: 45

JAN 22 MONDAY MERCER COUNTY HERE 5:30

JAN 24 WEDNESDAY SHERRARD THERE 5:30 4:45

JAN 25  THURSDAY LOMBARD GALESBURG 4:30        3:15

JAN 29 MONDAY MONMOUTH/ROSEVILLE HERE 5:30

JAN 31  WEDNESDAY KNOXVILLE HERE 5:30

FEB  3  SATURDAY ANNAWAN HERE 10:00

FEB  6   TUESDAY ROCKRIDGE HERE 5:30

FEB  7 WEDNESDAY MERCER COUNTY JOY 5:30 4: 15

FEB  8 THURSDAY CHURCHILL HERE 4:00

FEB 12  MONDAY SHERRARD HERE 5:30

FEB 14 WEDNESDAY MONMOUTH/ROSEVILLE ROSEVILLE 5:30 3:40

FEB 17 SATURDAY CONFERENCE TOURNEY ORION TBA

FEB 20 TUESDAY CONFERENCE TOURNEY ORION 6:00

FEB 24, 26-28; MAR 1 7TH GRADE REGIONALS           TBA

MARCH 3,6-8                      8TH GRADE  REGIONALS TBA

MARCH 5                            7TH GRADE SECTIONALS TBA

MARCH 12                          8TH  GRADE SECTIONALS TBA  

MARCH  9-10                      7TH GRADE STATE TBA      

MARCH 16-17 8TH GRADE STATE TBA


MARCH 21                         AWARDS PROGRAM                          OMS               5:00


OMS VOLLEYBALL AWARDS PROGRAM ~ You are invited to an Awards Program honoring the OMS Volleyball Teams. This program will be held in the OMS Gym on Wednesday, March 21, 2018, at 5:00 p.m. At this program, the coaches will present the letters, pins, and special awards, as well as, offer comments about the past season.


 

2017-2018 WRESTLING SCHEDULE (REVISED)

DAY/DATE OPPONENT WHERE TIME BUS


MONDAY  NOV 27 PRACTICE STARTS


TUESDAY DEC 12 WILSON MOLINE 4:00 2:30


THURSDAY DEC 14 GALESBURG THERE 6:00

WITH HIGH SCHOOL

TUESDAY  DEC   19             GENESEO                                  THERE        4:00             2:30


WEDNESDAY JAN 3 MACOMB THERE 6:00

WITH HIGH SCHOOL


SATURDAY JAN 6 W. CARROLL TOURNEY THERE 9AM 5:15


WEDNESDAY JAN 10 CANTON HERE 6:00

WITH HIGH SCHOOL


SATURDAY JAN 13 ERIE  TOURNEY ERIE 9AM

TUESDAY   JAN 16               ERIE  AND STERLING               ERIE            4 PM           2:45

THURSDAY JAN 18 MERCER CO. & RIVERDALE HERE 5:30                                              

                                             

THURSDAY JAN 25 SHERRARD THERE 5:30 3:45


SATURDAY  JAN 27 ORION TOURNEY HERE 9AM

THURSDAY  FEB 1 MON/ROSE & ROCK ISLAND HERE 5:30

TUESDAY     FEB 6              SUPER DUALS                           ALEDO        5:30             3:45

                                             VS, MERCER COUNTY,KNOXVILLE,SHERRARD


THURSDAY FEB 8 KNOXVILLE THERE 5:30 4:00

THURSDAY FEB 15 ROCKRIDGE HERE 5:30

TUESDAY     FEB 20            SUPER DUALS                           ALEDO        5:30             3:45

                                             VS  MONMOUTH/ROSEVILLE, ROCKRIDGE

SATURDAY FEB  24 REGIONALS TBA

SATURDAY MARCH 3 SECTIONALS TBA

FRIDAY /SAT MARCH 9/10 STATE TBA

COACHES:  JEFF ANDERSON & JON STEINIGER



TRACK INFORMATION:

IF YOU ARE PLANNING ON GOING OUT FOR TRACK , YOU MUST HAVE THE FOLLOWING TURNED IN BY MARCH 1. (THIS IS FOR ANY 6TH, 7TH, OR 8TH GRADE BOY OR GIRL.)   

IF YOU HAVE ALREADY BEEN OUT FOR ONE SPORT THIS SCHOOL YEAR, YOU ONLY NEED THE FEE.

IF YOU HAVE ALREADY BEEN OUT FOR TWO SPORTS THIS SCHOOL YEAR, YOU DO NOT NEED ANYTHING TO TURN IN, JUST SIGN UP.  

IF THIS IS YOUR FIRST SPORT THIS SCHOOL YEAR, YOU MUST HAVE:

  1. CURRENT YEAR 2017-2018 PHYSICAL

  2. PERMISSION FORMS

  3. RULES FORM

  4. CONCUSSION FORM

  5. $50 FEE

ALL FORMS AND INFORMATION IS ON ORION MIDDLE SCHOOL ATHLETICS 8 TO 18.

THESE NEED TO BE COMPLETED BEFORE MARCH 1.

PARENTS' MEETING WILL BE HELD ON THURSDAY, MARCH 8, AT 5:30 P.M., IN THE OMS COMMONS.

PRACTICE WILL BEGIN MONDAY, MARCH 12, AFTER SCHOOL.


2017-2018 BOYS AND GIRLS TRACK SCHEDULE

DAY/DATE OPPONENT WHERE TIME BUS


THURSDAY, MARCH 8 PARENTS' MEETING (AT 5:30 P.M., IN THE OMS COMMONS)


MONDAY MARCH 12 PRACTICE STARTS (AFTER SCHOOL)


WEDNESDAY APRIL 4 ALWOOD & CAMBRIDGE HERE 4:30

                                              & ANNAWAN


SATURDAY APRIL 7 COLONA/ ICS/ UNITED HERE 10 AM


WEDNESDAY APRIL  11 KNOXVILLE HERE    4:30


THURSDAY APRIL 19          MONMOUTH/ROSEVILLE /     ROCKRIDGE  4:00            3:00

                                             ROCKRIDGE


FRIDAY    APRIL 20             WETHERSFIELD/RIVERDALE   HERE        4:30


WEDNESDAY APRIL 25 SHERRARD THERE 4:00 3:15


TUESDAY MAY 1 CONFERENCE MEET 4:00               2:45

@ SHERRARD


SATURDAY MAY  5 MERCER COUNTY HERE 10:00


MONDAY MAY  7 ORION TITLE 9 RELAYS HERE 4:00


TUESDAY MAY 8 TITAN RELAYS MONMOUTH 4:00 2:30  


SATURDAY MAY 12 IESA SECTIONAL TBA


TUESDAY MAY  15 AWARDS  NIGHT OMS GYM 6:00


FRIDAY/SATURDAY MAY 18 & 19  IESA STATE                   E. PEORIA TBA


COACHES: BRAD CIRKS, TONY SPRANGER, JEFF WIEDENMANN & STEPH MOEN



2017-2018 PARENTS' NIGHTS

Cross Country (6th-8th boys & girls):  August 1, 2017

Football (7th & 8th):  August 9, 2017, 6:00 p.m.

Girls' Basketball (7th & 8th):  August 30, 2017

8th Grade Boys' Basketball:  November 1, 2017, 6:00 p.m.

Cheerleading (7th & 8th):  November 2, 2017, 6:00 p.m.

7th Grade Boys' Basketball:  November 7, 2017, 6:00 p.m.

Wrestling:  TBA

Girls' Volleyball (7th & 8th):  January 4, 2018, 5:30 p.m.

Track (6th-8th boys & girls):  March 8, 2018, 5:30 p.m. (Revised)

*All dates and times are subject to change.


2017-2018 PICTURE DAYS

Cross Country (6th-8th boys & girls):  August 21, 2017

Girls' Basketball (7th & 8th):  August 30, 2017, 3:15 p.m.

Football (7th & 8th):  August 31, 2017, 3:15 p.m.

Cheerleading (7th & 8th):  November 1, 2017, 3:15 p.m.

Boys' Basketball (7th & 8th):  November 8, 2017, 3:15 p.m.

Wrestling:  TBA

Girls' Volleyball (7th & 8th):  January 17, 2018, 3:15 p.m.

Track (6th-8th boys & girls):  March 28, 2018, 3:15 p.m.

*Times and dates are subject to change.


FOR SALE

OMS Football Game Jerseys:  $15 each

OMS Track Picture Banners:  $10 each

    6th Grade 2015-2016

    7th Grade 2015-2016

    8th Grade 2015-2016

    6th Grade 2016-2017

    7th Grade 2016-2017

    8th Grade 2016-2017

Please make checks payable to:  Orion Middle School.

    

OMS ATHLETIC REQUIREMENTS:  Any 6th, 7th, or 8th grade student who is planning to go out for middle school sports (this includes 5th graders who are planning to go out for wrestling), must register on 8 to 18 (http://il.8to18.com/Orion MS) and have the following forms completed and turned in before tryouts or the first practice:

1.  School physical on IESA/IHSA form.

2.  OMS waiver and permission form

3.  Concussion form

4.  OMS athletic rules packet

5.  Athletic participation fee ($50)

Once you complete the forms (for the first sport that you are involved with for the school year) you will not have to fill them out again for this school year (for another sport during the school year).  All of these forms are available on this website (please see upper left hand corner of this page "OMS Athletic Forms") or may be picked up in the OMS office.  There is a $50 athletic participation fee for each sport (no charge/fee after paying for two sports in one school year).

Due dates for completed forms and fees:

Cross Country:  August 1

Football:  August 14

Girls' Basketball:  August 28

Cheerleading:  October 1

Boys' Basketball:  October 16

Wrestling:  November 27

Volleyball:  December 12

Track:  March 1


 OMS GYM USAGE:  The use of the OMS gym for outside groups begins at 6:00 p.m., due to school team practices.  Also, there is a one-hour limit per night, per group, so that we may accommodate all groups requesting gym time.  Thank you for your cooperation! 

 

Complete schedules for Orion Middle School events can be found online at http://il.8to18.com/OrionMS

Athletic announcements and photos may also be viewed on this site.  We encourage you to visit the site and get connected to OMS.

GO CHARGERS!!!