• Winter Sports Announcement

    (Girls Basketball, Cheerleading, Wrestling)

    Greetings Bulldogs!

     

    Girls basketball (7th and 8th grade) will resume on Thursday January 7th.

    Wrestling (7th and 8th grade) will resume on Thursday January 7th. 

    Cheerleading (7th and 8th grade) will resume on Thursday January 7th. 

     

    Southwest Middle School will continue to follow guidance from the district, KSHSAA, and Unified Command. Coaches and athletic directors will provide more information as it comes available. We look forward to the return to our winter season!

     

    Boys basketball will tentatively start in mid-February. Information pertaining to boys basketball will be released closer to the start of the season. Please keep an eye on the SWMS athletics page and SWMS social media pages for updates regarding boys basketball. 

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  • SWMS Athletic Eligibility Information!

    Am I eligible for 2020-2021 SECOND/SPRING semester (S2) participation in sports?

    1. Did you pass five (5) new classes in the FALL 2020 semester?

    Yes - Go to question 2

    No - You are not eligible for SPRING SEMESTER (S2) sports at SWMS.

    2. Are you enrolled in five (5) new classes (distance* or brick/mortar) at/through SWMS for the 2021 SPRING semester(S2)?

    Yes - You are eligible for SECOND (S2) semester sports at SWMS

    No - Go to question 3

    3. Are you enrolled in at least one class at/through Southwest Middle School either distance* or brick/mortar?

    Yes - Proceed to question 4

    No - You are not eligible for first semester (S1) sports at SWMS

    4. Do you have proof of enrollment in 4 or more new classes at LVS, another online or virtual school?

    Yes - You are eligible for first semester (S1) sports at SWMS

    No - You are not eligible for first semester (S1) sports at SWMS

    * Note: Enrollment in 100% (5+) of your fall 2020 courses at the Lawrence Virtual School or other online school does not meet eligibility requirements.  Student Athletes must be enrolled in a minimum of one (1) online or distance learning course through SWMS and be concurrently enrolled in four or more verifiable new classes through another institution.

  • Coaches’ Contact Information for the 2020-2021 School Year:

    Fall

    First Day of Practice: Tuesday, September 8th

    Sport

    Coach

    E-mail Address:

    Football Head Coach

    Joshua Mosher

    joshua.mosher@usd497.org

    Girls’ Volleyball Head Coach (8th only)

    Kristin Mallory

    kmallory@usd497.org

    Cheerleading Head Coach

    Kalila Peyton

    kalila.peyton@usd497.org

    Girls’ Tennis Coach

    Deborah Woodall Routledge 

    dwoodall@usd497.org

    Cross Country Coach

    David Schneider

    dschneid@usd497.org

     

    Winter

    First Day of Practice ONLY for Wrestling and Girls Basketball- January 7, 2021

    Boys basketball tentative start date: Mid-February 2021

     

    Sport

    Coach

    E-mail Address:

    Wrestling Head Coach

     Josh Mosher joshua.mosher@usd497.org

    Girls’ Basketball - 8th Grade Coach

    Kristin Mallory

    kmallory@usd497.org

    Girls’ Basketball – 7th Grade

    Chelesa Casady

    Chelesa.Casady@usd497.org

    Boys’ Basketball Coach – 8thGrade

    Brandon Dye

    bdye@usd497.org

    Boys’ Basketball Coach – 7thGrade

     

     

     

    Spring

    First Day of Practice: Tentative Start Date-April 2021

     

    Sport

    Coach

    E-mail Address:

    Track and Field Head Coach - Boys

    Mike Lewis

    mlewis@usd497.org

    Track and Field Head Coach - Girls

    Kristin Mallory

    kmallory@usd497.org

    Boys’ Tennis Head Coach

    Deborah Woodall Routledge 

    dwoodall@usd497.org