Updated NEWS: October 19th, 2016
Wrestling Tryouts Grades 5 - 9 November 15th and 17th from 6:00 - 7:30 in building number 23 at Odyssey. If you have any questions about the wrestling program please e-mail Coach Plerhoples. Zachary.Plerhoples@odyssey.k12.de.us
Basketball Tryouts Grades 6-8 - November 15th, 16th, and 17th from 3:30 - 5:00 at St. Thomas (201 Bayard Avenue). Students will be transported after school and must be picked up after tryouts promptly at 5:00.
Basketball Tryouts Grade 9 - November 15th, 16th, and 17th from 6:00 - 7:30 at St. Thomas (201 Bayard Avenue). All students trying out must attend all 3 practices.
Please note: Our 8th grade waiver request to allow 8th Grade students to participate in high school sports has been approved. All 8th grade student athletes are allowed to participate on any high school team for the fall, winter, & spring seasons.
Get your DIAA sports physical now!
All sports physicals must be fully completed and turned in before you are eligible to participate in any sports. If you do not have a completed sports physical for the 2016-2017 school year you will not be allowed to tryout. All sports physicals must be on the DIAA form and dated after April 1st, 2016. You can go to your family doctor or a walk in clinic for a fee of 30.00. The following med express clinics offer sports physicals.
- 129 N Dupont Hwy, New Castle, DE 19720 · (302) 328-5150
- 1c Chestnut Hill Plaza, Newark, DE 19713 · (302) 266-0930
- 3926 Kirkwood Hwy, Wilmington, DE 19808 · (302) 998-2417
- 2722 Concord Pike, Wilmington, DE 19803 · (302) 477-1406
Fall Sports - Boys Soccer, Girls Volleyball, Cross Country, Cheerleading
Winter Sports - Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball, Wrestling, Cheerleading
Spring Sports - Baseball, Softball, Girls Soccer, Track and Field
To be eligible for sports, you must have a GPA of 1.75 or greater, a DIAA sports physical on file with Mr. Laudeman, and a signed Odysey Charter parent/athlete handbook.
If you do not meet the GPA requirements or have a sports physical on file before the first tryout date you will not be able to participate in that sport. NO EXCEPTIONS.
In addition to our competitive sports teams we will also be offering intramural sports throughout the 2016-2017 school year. Intramural sports are offered to any student interested in grades 5-8. Practices are one night a week and games are played Friday evenings or Saturday mornings. Parent volunteers are required in order for our intramural program to be successful. The following intramural sports will be offered this year:
Fall - Coed Soccer (October 3rd - November 12th)
Winter- Coed Basketball (January 9th - February 25th)
Spring - Coed Flag Football (April 10th - May 29th)
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