Athletics – Intramurals & Teams
January 12, 2016
Our Volleyball teams had a very successful season. We participated in the Grade 5/6 League and were finalists in the championship game. There were four Osler teams represented in the HWDSB Volleyball League. Our Senior Girls and Junior Boys Volleyball Teams both won their City West Divisional Banners. All of our teams made the playoffs with the Senior Girls making the HWDSB semi- finals and our Junior Boys were City Championship Finalists against the Riddell Sports Academy. Congratulations to all of our athletes that represented Sir William Osler School. Well done Eagles!
Intramural Volleyball, European Team Handball and Basketball had a good turn out during nutrition breaks in November and December. Intermediate Basketball intramurals will start up again in late February followed by badminton intramurals in March.
Girls and Boys Senior Basketball has begun. Our season starts January 19. Playoffs begin in February. Try out for Grade 5/6 League Basketball Team will take place Tuesday January 17 and Thursday January 19 in the gym during second nutrition break. Grades 6 and 7 basketball Junior Teams starts in March.
Sir William Osler School’s indoor track and field team will be participating in the Hamilton Indoor Games on February 23 at the First Ontario Centre in Hamilton. Most of the team was picked through trials in October and has started with conditioning practice for runners and jumpers on Monday mornings at 8:30 am. Individual relay teams and jumpers will be practicing during assigned nutrition breaks.
Intermediate Swimming and Water Polo will take place in April and May. We will be participating in a water polo tournament at McMaster University in early June.
Orienteering practice for Grades 6 to 8 runners will begin in April. The orienteering team will be running in a meet at Christie’s Conservation Area.
SWO Intermediate Soccer Team will participate in a tournament in early May.
Grades 3 to 8 Outdoor track and field will take place in May and June.
The Intermediate City Track and Field Meet is Tuesday June 13th and the Junior Meet is on Friday June 23rd.
Our Intermediate Triathlon Team will begin training in May and participate in a triathlon in early June.
Volunteer Drivers are needed to support the transportation of these teams. Parents please visit the SWO website or contact the office for Volunteer Screening process.