Monday, October 30, 2017

Voyager Academy Athletics news, Oct. 29, 2017

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMNETS 
Middle school awards nights are 6pm at middle school gym on the following dates: 

  • Feb. 13th  - Winter
  • May 10th - Spring

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ATHLETIC FEES
Parents please remember that once a student-athlete is selected for a team that athletic fees are due before they may participate in any games or matches.  Fees are below
  • MS - first sport - $105 any additional sports $75
  • HS- first sport, -$135 any additional sport $95. They are not available 
Students will not be able to dress for athletic contest until athletic fees are paid or a plan has been established with Coach Harris. Contact him directly at dharris@voyageracademy.net

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MS WINTER SPORTS PARTICIPATION
Parents will access the site from: https://formreleaf.com/organizations/voyager-academy
Physical Form (page 1 signed by parent/student and page 2 signed by physician):
https://www.nchsaa.org/sites/default/files/attachments/Pre-ParticipationForm2017-18_1.pdf
Concussion Form (read/initialed/signed by student and parent):
https://www.nchsaa.org/sites/default/files/attachments/GW_SAPLG_ConcussionInform-2017-18_0.pdf

If you have questions regarding paper forms, contact Nate Rice.
Thank you for your continuing support and participation. Please remember that students that wish to participate in winter sports should turn in their forms electronically and physical and concussion form hard copies ASAP in order to participate in tryouts or practice.

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MIDDLE SCHOOL TRYOUTS 
Middle School Tryouts will be held November 6th, there will be an interest meeting Friday October 27th. All those interested in trying out or participating in girls, boys or coed wrestling will need to fill out interest forms listed below.

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HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETICS UPDATE
  • Tennis: Morgan Blount will be playing state playoffs this Saturday. 
  • Soccer: Is playing in the conference championship in the first round of state payoff  beginning November 1st. 
  • Cross Country: Finished second in the conference championship and will run in the Mid East regional meet on Saturday at Wake Med.
  • Women’s Golf: Anna Teer Barringer finished 36th in 1A, 2A women.  

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MIDDLE SCHOOL ATHLETICS UPDATE
Anyone interested in playing men’s/women’s basketball or wrestling should come to a interest meeting during lunch on 10/27. 
All fall middle school sports AWARD CELEBRATION will be on Tuesday, October 24th at 6pm located in the middle school gym. 

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MIDDLE SCHOOL/HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC CONTACTS
Parents, below is the contact information for spring sport coaches. If you any questions or concerns, please contact these coaches.

All Schedules, venues, directions and release times for contest are available on the athletic website.  Please see website for this information

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SUPPORTERS -- THANK YOU!
Voyager Families we ask that you continue to support those that support our athletic programs.  The companies below have made huge contributions to allow our student-athletes the opportunity to participate in educational driven athletics:

  • North Durham Orthodontics- Who reminds us that a smile is always in style
  • Emerge- who work hard to keep our athletes on the court and fields
  • The Law Offices of Shelley Campen Brown - there to assist you with any of your legal needs and offering specials to Voyager Families
  • Roxboro Road Chick-Fil-A who helps us feed the fire and can provide catering for any of your gatherings
  • Upchurch Drugs and Gift Shoppe – there to help with all your medication, or optical needs while providing a place to find a perfect gift to just show someone you care.
  • Rick Hendricks Chevrolet – Partnering with our Athletic Programs as our title sponsor for our 2016 Golf Tournament
  • Rasberry Maintenance – Providing quality service for of your commercial or residential cleaning and landscaping needs
  • West and Woodall- Providing for your  real estate needs from Hyco and Mayo Lakes to Raleigh, Durham. Please contact them at (919)382-2000
  • Andy Jones State Farm- Providing solutions to all of your insurance needs