OMS Athletics





OMS BOYS' BASKETBALL SUMMER SHOOTING CAMP ~ There will be a camp dedicated to teaching Middle School boys the fundamentals of basketball.  Please click here for additional information and a registration form.


THE OMS TRACK MEET SCHEDULED ON WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4, HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL SATURDAY, APRIL 14, AT 10:00 A.M.


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 & ANNAWAN HERE 4:30 POSTPONED UNTIL SATURDAY, APRIL 14, AT 10:00 A.M.

                                   

SATURDAY APRIL 7 COLONA/ ICS/ UNITED HERE 10 AM POSTPONED UNTIL A LATER DATE


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, 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!!!