WHS Student Nick Highfill has an unusual hobby! He uses his drone to take amazing video’s and still pictures! At last week’s Varsity Soccer game with South Eugene, he put together some amazing clips. Take a look at Nick’s amazing work below! Thanks Nick!
The Boys and Girls Soccer Teams will host Thurston High School in a Southwest Conference Doubleheader on Wednesday, October 14. The Boys will play at 4 pm, following by the Girls at 6 pm (Both JV Teams will play at 4 pm as well).
Currently the Boys are in 5th place while the Girls are in 3rd place in the Southwest Conference standings.
Willamette Varsity Football will host South Eugene High School this Friday, October 3 in our HOMECOMING 2014 game. Both teams will be looking for their first victory of the season, and our students will have the traditional crowning of the Homecoming King and Queen at half-time!, along with performances by the WHS Marching Band as well as our Dance Team! Gates open at 6 pm, with kick-off at 7 pm. Come out, grab a hamburger or Big Dog from the Booster BBQ Tent and enjoy the HOMECOMING GAME 2014!
Congratulations to the Willamette Boys and Girls Soccer Teams for their Southwest Conference wins last night at Wolverine Stadium.
The girls began the doubleheader with a close 3-2 victory over the first place Sheldon Girls. This win was especially key after the girls lost to Grants Pass on Saturday by a 4-1 margin.
The nightcap saw the Wolverine Boys come out with energy and firepower, as they dominated both ends of the field with a 5-1 margin over a young but talented Sheldon Team. Willamette Freshman Colby Lincoln Bates scored two goals in the victory!
The boys next play at North Medford on Thursday, while the girls don’t play again until next Tuesday, 6 pm at South Eugene!
The JV Boys also won 1-0 while the JV Girls team lost 1-0.
The Lady Wolverine Volleyball team continued their undefeated league season in the Southwest Conference with their 3 games to 0 victory over the visiting South Medford Panthers on Thursday at Willamette High School. Willamette will travel to Grants Pass next Tuesday and then travels to Sheldon on Saturday to begin the 2nd round of league play!
Willamette’s JV Football Team has ended it’s season after just 4 games due to injuries and a low turnout. Willamette is the 2nd Southwest Conference team to suspend their JV Football Schedule due to these reasons. South Eugene only has two teams (Varsity and Freshman) while all other schools continue to have all three teams (Varsity, JV and Frosh).
Congratulations to the Willamette Freshmen Football team for their victory at Roseburg on Thursday, September 25. It’s the 2nd victory over Roseburg this season, and next week they’ll host South Eugene here at Willamette on Thursday, October 2. Game time is 5 pm!
Willamette’s Soccer teams are having to move some scheduled contests due to a shortage of Soccer Officials. “We don’t have enough officials to cover all of the games when a majority of schools schedule their games on the same day”, says Lane County Soccer Officials Commissioner John Hoffman. “We’d love to recruit some new officials to assist us in times like this. It’s a great hobby for anyone who enjoys kids and the game of Soccer!”
Willamette will now host Sheldon HS on Monday, September 29 in order that all four games can be played. Here is the schedule:
4 pm JV Boys vs Sheldon (on JV field in front of stadium)
4 pm JV Girls vs Sheldon (on JV field behind the Stadium)
4 pm Varsity Boys vs Sheldon on Stadium Turf Field
6 pm Varsity Girls vs Sheldon on Stadium Turf Field
The Lady Wolverine Volleyball Team began league play in the new Southwest Conference with a 3-0 victory over the Sheldon Irish at the Wolverine Den on Tuesday night. In front of a packed house, Willamette started strong and never looked back! Behind the powerful offensive play of SR Alycia Wodke and some strong setting by JR Alyssa Gayle, Willamette never trailed in a well played match. SR Libero Tory Bennett anchored the defense and Coach Brian Wodke couldn’t have been more pleased with his team. “The Southwest Conference is loaded with very good Volleyball Teams and I believe we are one of them”, said Coach Wodke. Willamette hosts North Medford on Thursday, September 11. Game time is 6:45 pm.
Willamette officially began the 2014 campaign today when the Lady Wolverine Volleyball team traveled to Thurston for a Varsity Jamboree.
Friday the Soccer teams will play West Salem HS (Girls at West Salem and Boys at home) – all games at 2 pm on Friday
The Varsity Football team travels to Lebanon for a Jamboree on Friday night beginning at 6 pm. We’ll play host Lebanon and South Albany HS in a scrimmage type event where each team has a certain number of plays on both sides of the ball.
Schedules can be found by going to the TEAM SCHEDULE drop down menu and navigating to the sport of your choice. As changes occur, schedules will be updated. Contact the athletic office if you have questions.
Willamette will host the Fall Sport Parent night on Tuesday, August 26 at 6 pm at Wolverine Stadium.
Ice Cream will be hosted by the Bethel Booster Club and applications will be available for new members to come out and join the best support group in the Bethel School District.
Tonight is an opportunity to meet your child’s coach, the Athletic Trainer and receive some updates on how the Fall Practice is going. Some teams will also be scrimmaging tonight as part of the festivities.
Willamette High School will be having our Fall Sport Athletic Registration on Tuesday, August 12 at the following times:
8 am – Dance and Water Polo
8:30 am – Cross Country
9:00 am – Volleyball
9:45 am – Boys Soccer
10:30 – Girls Soccer
11:15 – Cheerleaders
1 pm – Football
Athletic Packets are available in main office at Willamette High School. Parents can complete and sign the forms and send payment with their athlete to registration. Contact the main office if you have any questions.