BERKLEY ATHLETICS - HOME OF THE BEARS

ATHLETIC OFFICE:  248-837-8154
FAX:  248-837-8093

 

Click HERE for all BHS Sports Schedules


FALL SPORTS REGISTRATION

Volunteer Drivers
Pursuant to BPS Policy 3120.09 and 4120.09, any person who works with or has access to students shall be screened through the Sex Offenders Registry (SOR) list, the Internet Criminal History Access Tool (ICHAT) criminal history records check and the Offender Tracking Information System (OTIS) prior to being allowed to participate in any activity or program.

All drivers must complete and submit the online Volunteer Release Form at least two weeks prior to driving students.  The online form can be found in your paperless packet.  The following driver forms need to be printed, completed and returned to the Athletic office at least two weeks prior to driving students:


Sports Offered
boys and girls cross country, football, girls golf, sideline cheer, boys soccer, girls swimming/diving, boys tennis, girls volleyball

Sports Meeting for Students (Mandatory)
Tuesday, June 9, after school, east gym

Eligibility Requirements
- No more than one failing grade during the previous semester
- Have and maintain a GPA of 1.50 or higher from the previous semester

Required Documents
All of the following must be submitted at the time of registration in order to participate in tryouts:
- Athletic Resource Fee Agreement
- Athletic Resource Fee payment
(Check or money order only, made payable to Berkley School District)
-
Sports physical dated on or after April 15, 2015

Note:  If a student does not make a team, your Athletic Resource Fee can be picked up at the Athletic office.


Registration Dates
Thursday, July 30 (FOOTBALL PLAYERS ONLY), 1:45 - 2:45, Hurley Field
Monday, August 10, 9:00 a.m. - noon, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m., BHS Athletic office
Tuesday, August 11, 9:00 a.m. - noon, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m., BHS Athletic office


Sports Physicals
A sports physical dated on or after April 15, 2015 must be submitted at registration in order to try out for any 2015-2016 sports season.  Sports physicals can be performed at one of the following facilities:

Berkley Urgent Care
$15.00 (walk in-no appointment needed)
3270 Greenfield Rd.
Berkley, MI 48072
Phone: 248-268-1525

Michigan Physicians Group
$25.00 (appointment needed)
2905 W. 12 Mile Rd.
Berkley, MI 48072
Phone: 248-541-0770


Tryout Information

Cross Country (boys and girls)
First day of practice: August 12, 8:00 a.m.
Optional summer training: Student-organized training runs will begin June 15 at 9:00 a.m., Catalpa parking lot across from high school entrance. An overnight cross country camp will be held from July 26-30 in Hale, MI. Camp is optional but highly encouraged. For camp info, cost and more, please email Coach Purcell.
Coach Jared Purcell, jaredmpurcell@gmail.com

Football
Registration (football players only), Thursday, July 30, 1:45-2:45, Hurley Field
First day of practice: Monday, August 10, players arrive at 3:00 p.m., practice starts at 3:30
For information about the summer workout schedule and camp dates, visit www.berkleyfootball.org.
Coach Sikora, csikora@berkleyschools.org

Girls Golf
Contact Coach Ciaravino for tryout and practice information.
Coach Ciaravino, ciaravino0312@gmail.com

Sideline Cheer
Summer "Open Gym": June 10, June 24, July 8, and July 22, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., east gym
Coach Inthavong, leilaniinthavong@gmail.com

Boys Soccer
Tryouts: August 12 and August 13, 6:30-9:00 a.m. and 7:00-9:00 p.m., Hurley Field
August 14, 6:30-9:00 a.m., Hurley Field
Coach Wloszek, stevewloszek@hotmail.com

Girls Swimming/Diving
First day of practice: August 12, 4:00 p.m., Berkley High School pool

Come prepared to swim (cap, goggles, water bottle and suit)
If you are interested in participating in pre-season conditioning, contact Coach Jenzen early August and she will put you in touch with the captains who will lead the conditioning sessions.
For additional information and updates, please visit the Swim and Dive website: www.bhsswimming.org.
Coach Jenzen, berkleyswimanddive@gmail.com

Boys Tennis
First day of tryouts: August 12, 2:30-4:30 p.m., Berkley Rec Center courts
Tryouts will continue through August 21, when JV and Varsity teams will be chosen. Practice will begin the following week. Please plan to show up the first day of tryouts even if the weather is bad. If unable to play, an informational meeting will be held in the Rec Center. Please bring a racquet, water to drink, and any other tennis necessities to all tryouts.
Coach Waldman, lwaldman@berkleyschools.org

Volleyball
Tryouts: August 12 - 14, west gym
Contact Lori Stone, Athletic Coordinator with questions at lstone@berkleyschools.org


Note: Each coach will let players know when cuts will be made.

 

 

Athletic Boosters 
The mission of the Berkley Athletic Boosters is to strive to maintain a quality
athletic program for all Berkley student athletes through parent support,
leadership and volunteerism.

 

 

The Berkley High pool is closed for maintenance and repair beginning Monday, July 27th. 

Lessons, open swim and lap swim will begin again in September.

  • CURRENT EVENTS AND SCHEDULES: Visit Highschoolsports.net for all sports schedules and to check on the current day's contests, cancellations or rescheduled games.
  • Wish to join the Boosters? Please contact Dan Irwin @ 248.543.8007
  • TICKET PRICES: $5 for all sporting events * No Charge for Children 5 and under and Adults 62 and over
  • Free Admission with your Berkley Bear Athletic Booster Membership Card