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Random Thoughts from the “Seidlines”

Random “Thoughts from the Seidlines” entering my second month on the job as Olivet High School’s assistant principal/athletic director… I cannot walk on the OHS stadium field enough these days. Each step reminds me of the benefits of FieldTurf, the community’s commitment to build such a beautiful facility, and the fact that prep sports are just

Fall Practice/Tryout Schedule for Opening Week

Olivet High School fall sports teams begin official practices next week. Below is a rundown for the first week of practice/tryouts. We will add the cross country times once that information becomes available. NOTE: All student-athletes must have a valid athletic physical on file in order to participate. Varsity, J.V. & 9th Grade Football: All three teams

With New T-Shirt, Students Enter OHS Events for $2

In an effort to increase student support at athletic events and to be more inclusive across the entire student body, the Olivet High School Student Council has designed t-shirts that are not only attractive but also will enable OHS students to attend athletic events at a reduced rate. Here’s the deal… Any OHS student who

Olivet Football Sets Pre-Season Parent Meeting

Parents of 2013 Olivet High School football players should attend one of two upcoming meetings — Friday, August 9 at 7:00 p.m. or Saturday, August 10 at 3:00 p.m. — in the OHS library. Head coach Gabe Priddy and his staff will discuss requirements, including physical examinations and a signed statement acknowledging the new Michigan

MHSAA “Prep Rally” Contest to Reward Summer Fun

As part of its PLAY (Preparation Lasts All Year) initiative this summer, the Michigan High School Athletic Association has invited member schools and teams to submit entries for the first annual Prep Rally Contest.  All entries must be submitted prior to August 12, 2013. Student athletes are invited to submit a 150-word explanation of an activity they take part in

Corey Joins OHS Volleyball Staff

Traci Corey may be donning the Olivet High School colors more often this fall, but she is anything but “green” when it comes to her profession. In fact, pending school board approval on August 12, the new Eagles’ junior varsity volleyball coach will bring more than 20 years of collegiate volleyball coaching and playing experience

Fall Teams Announce Practice/Tryout Schedule for Opening Week

Olivet High School fall sports teams begin official practices in less than two weeks. Below is a rundown for the first week of practice/tryouts. We will add the remaining teams once that information becomes available. NOTE: All student-athletes must have a valid athletic physical on file in order to participate. Varsity, J.V. & 9th Grade

Boys’ Soccer Parent Meeting on August 12 at 6:30 p.m.

The Olivet High School boys’ soccer program has scheduled a mandatory player/parent meeting for Monday, August 12 from 6:30-8:00 p.m. in the OHS Library. All players trying out for the 2013 squad must have a parent or adult representative present at this meeting. Official practices can start as early as Wednesday, August 14, while the

Spikers to Spend Plenty of Time Away from Olivet

It may not start that way, with four of its first six contests at home, but the Olivet varsity volleyball team will eventually become “road warriors” during the 2013 season. Nine of the Eagles’ final 11 dates are scheduled on the road, including the Kalamazoo Valley Association Tournament on Saturday, November 2 and the Class

Varsity Football Campaign Promises to be Exciting

Olivet High School’s varsity football schedule in 2013 features four home games, a season-opening contest against a departing rival, and a Homecoming clash in late September. The Eagles, coming off a 2012 season when they went 7-4 and reached the second round of the state playoffs, begin their campaign on Thursday, August 29 with a