BERKLEY ATHLETICS - HOME OF THE BEARS

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

 

Click HERE for all BHS Sports Schedules


WINTER 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.

Therefore, all volunteers must submit to the Athletic Department, at least two weeks prior to driving students, the following documents:

  • Volunteer Driver Certificate
  • Volunteer Release Form
  • Responsibility for Trip Chaperones
  • Copy of driver's license
  • Copy of current proof of insurance


All forms can be found in the “Volunteer Driver Forms” folder at the bottom of this web page, or on the Athletic Department bulletin board.

WINTER SPORTS OFFERED

Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball, Coed Bowling, Competitive Cheerleading, Ice Hockey, Boys Swimming/Diving, Wrestling

 

WINTER SPORTS MEETING FOR STUDENTS (Mandatory Attendance)
Immediately after school, east gym
    Hockey - October 23
    All other sports - October 29

 

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
Athletes may fail only one of their six classes during the semester immediately prior to eligibility being established, and maintain an overall semester GPA of 1.50 or higher.

 

REGISTRATION AND TRYOUT REQUIREMENTS
All of the following must be submitted at the time of registration in order to participate in tryouts. If the Athletic Resource Fee is not paid, or any document is incomplete and/or missing, the student will not be allowed to participate in tryouts until the complete packet is returned to the Athletic Department. All forms can be found in the "Forms" folder below or picked up in the high school, middle school, or Athletic office.

  • 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, 2014 (MHSAA Physical and Medical History form)
    (If a physical was submitted in the fall, a parent or guardian must complete the Emergency Information and the Medical Treatment Consent portions of a new MHSAA form.)

 

REGISTRATION LOCATION AND DATES
Athletic Office, 3:00-4:00
    Hockey - October 30
    All other sports - November 6 and November 7

 

SPORTS PHYSICALS
All athletes must have a sports physical dated on or after April 15, 2014 in order to register. (If a physical was submitted in the fall, a parent or guardian must complete the Emergency Information and the Medical Treatment Consent portions of a new MHSAA form.) Sports Physicals can be performed at one of the following facilities:


Be Well Medical Center

1964 W. 11 Mile Rd.
Berkley, MI 48072
Phone: 248-544-9300
(Cost: $20 cash)


Michigan Physicians Group (formerly the Berkley clinic)
2905 W. 12 Mile Rd. (across from the Berkley Post Office)
Berkley, MI 48072
Phone: 248-541-0770
(Cost: $25 cash, check or charge by appointment only)

 

** If a student does not make a team, your Athletic Resource Fee can be picked up in the Athletic Office.

 

COACH INFORMATION AND TRYOUT DATES
(Tryout dates and times are subject to change.)

Boys Basketball
Varsity Coach: David McGlown, david_k_mcglown@yahoo.com
JV Coach: Joseph Sermo, sermojos10@hotmail.com

- Varsity - November 17, 3:15-5:00
- Freshman - November 17, 5:15-7:00
- JV - November 17, 7:15-9:00


Girls Basketball
Varsity Coach: Jordan Gruppen, jgruppen07@yahoo.com
JV Coach: Jim Buckley, jbuckleyjr@yahoo.com

- 11th and 12th graders and returning varsity players - November 10-12, 3:30-5:30, west gym
- 9th and 10th graders - November 10-12, 5:30-7:30, west gym

Coed Bowling

Head Coach: Don Buchanan, sbuchanan8154@yahoo.com

- First practice - November 19, 3:45-5:15, Hartfield Lanes

Competitive Cheerleading

Head Coach: Leilani Inthavong, leilaniinthavong@gmail.com
Assistant Coach: Rachel Brunell, rbrunell@berkleyschools.org

- Tryouts - November 10-12, 5:00-8:00, east gym

Ice Hockey
Head Coach: Jeff Fleming, berkleyhockeycoach@gmail.com

 - Tryouts - November 4, 5:00, Berkley Ice Arena

Boys Swimming/Diving

Head Coach: Rebecca Jenzen, berkleyswimanddive@gmail.com

- First practice - November 24, after school, high school pool


Wrestling
Head Coach: Dave Roche, daveroche50@yahoo.com
Assistant Coach: Chris Ekola, ekola21@hotmail.com

- First practice - November 17, after school, wrestling room

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.