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The Fall 2017 sports season got underway with tryouts and practices on August 14.

Welcome Back Letter from Athletic Director Michael Foust


Parents & Guardians of Student Athletes:

With the new school year approaching in a couple of weeks, our athletic program is already in full swing … as I’m sure you already know! The fall season began for all varsity and junior varsity sports on August 14, all modified sports start on August 28. Download a copy of Coach Foust's letter

This year, we hope to further all of our positive momentum from last year, and provide even more opportunities for our students to participate in athletics. Our 2017-2018 sports offerings are:


•   Varsity, JV & Modified Football

•   Varsity & Modified Girls’ Soccer

•   Varsity & Modified Boys’ Soccer

•   Varsity & JV Girls’ Volleyball

•   Varsity & Modified Boys & Girls’ Cross Country

•   Varsity Cheerleading



•   Varsity, JV & Modified Boys Basketball

•   Varsity, JV & Modified Girls’ Basketball

•   Varsity & Modified Wrestling

•   Varsity Boys & Girls’ Indoor Track

•   Varsity Cheerleading



•   Varsity & JV Baseball

•   Varsity & Modified Softball

•   Varsity & Modified Boys & Girls’ Outdoor Track & Field



   Cannoneer Athletics website

●   Online schedule for all sports and facilities -



•   Friday September 1 – First home varsity football game of the year vs. Taconic Hills at 7:00 p.m. ($3 adults / $1 students)

•   Wednesday September 6 – Athletics Fundraiser at Chipotle in Latham from 4:00-8:00 p.m.

•   Friday September 22 – Homecoming football game vs. Chatham at 7:00 p.m.


If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact our office at any time. Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter (@coachfoust) and Facebook as well! Just search “Watervliet Athletics” and click follow or like! Thank you all for your support, and I hope to see you at our games soon!