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Middle School General Information

Sm WO West Ottawa Middle School Athletics         

 Phone Number:  (616) 786-1019     

Winter II Sports start on Monday, January 15, 2018.

Winter II teams include:

Middle School Wrestling- Open for 6th-8th Graders

7th & 8th Grade Girls Basketball

7th & 8th Grade Boys Swim/Dive

Reminder a physical on file dated on or after April 15, 2017 must be on file in the athletic office.

Beginning, January 4, 2018, Winter II sign ups will begin & Panther Cards will be issued Monday- Friday during school hours through January 12, 2018.  An athlete must have a Panther Card in order to participate in the tryout/team formation process starting on January 15, 2018.

To receive a Panther Card:

Athletes will need to pay their insurance fee $33. (Checks made payable to West Ottawa Public Schools), academic eligibility will be verified and physical form must be on file in the middle school athletic office.  Students will be issued a Panther Card that will allow them to participate or tryout on the first day. No Panther Card = no participation.  Students are welcome to register during their lunch hours.

Any questions, please contact Mrs. Linart 786-1019


A physical dated on or after April 15, 2017 is valid for the 2017-2018 school year.

Click here for 2017-2018 Physical Form

For the 2017-2018 school year, athletic insurance will be $33.00 payable to WOPS.


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Fall Teams 

  • Football-August 16
  • Boys & Girls Cross Country*August 21*
  • Volleyball- August 21
  • Girls Tennis- August 21
  • Boys Soccer- August 21 

1st Winter Teams

  • Competitive Cheer- October 23 
  • Girls Swim/Dive- October 16
  • Boys Basketball- October 16

2nd Winter Teams- January 15*

  • 6th- 8th Grade Wrestling*
  • 7th & 8th Grade Boys Swim/Dive
  • 7th & 8th Grade Girls Basketball

Spring Teams- March 19*

  • Boys Tennis
  • B&G Track*
  • Girls Soccer 
    6th graders can participate in XC, Wrestling, & Track 
    *Start dates are tentative.

Home Competition Locations

WO Black Volleyball: Macatawa Bay 
WO White Volleyball: Harbor Lights 
Soccer: Macatawa Bay 
WO Black Basketball: Macatawa Bay
WO White Basketball: Harbor Lights 
Swim & Dive: South HS Pool 
Wrestling:  Macatawa Bay 
Tennis:  MS Tennis Courts 
Track & Field: WO Panther Stadium
Cross Country: MS Campus
Football: WO Panther Stadium

In-Season Practice Locations

Soccer: MS Soccer Fields
Football: MS Football Fields
Cross Country: Harbor Lights 
Tennis: MS Tennis Courts 
WO White 7th & 8th  Volleyball: Harbor Lights
WO Black 7th & 8th Volleyball: Macatawa Bay
WO Black 7th & 8th Basketball: Macatawa Bay

WO White 7th & 8th Basketball: Harbor Lights 

8th Grade Comp. Cheer:  Macatawa Bay 
7th Comp. Cheer: Harbor Lights
Wrestling: Macatawa Bay 
Swim & Dive: Swim-  Harbor Lights   Dive-  South HS 
Track & Field: WO Panther Stadium

Boys and Girls Middle School Records

Swimming and Diving

Middle School Track Records

Middle School Athletic Handbook