Athletics

Athletics Try-Outs at Georges P. Vanier

Athletics are beginning here at GPV! The Girls and Boys Soccer teams will begin this week. The Junior (grades 6, 7 & 8) and Senior (grades 8 & 9) boys’ and girls' Volleyball teams will begin next week (Sept. 12). Each sport will offer 2 try-outs, please see the calendar below.

All students are invited to join our cross-country teams and participate in the races.

Students were given an Athletic Tryout form in their welcome packages (blue forms), which must be returned if they are attending Tryouts. All information will be posted on the Athletics Board outside the gymnasium and posted on our school announcements, in addition to our website.

Students/Parents will be responsible for transportation to and from all practices and games.
If you have any questions, please email Ms. Johnson:jdjohnsonatcbe.ab.ca


Georges P. Vanier Fall Sports

Boys Soccer

Coaches: Mr. Park & Mme. Suelzle
Who Can Participate? Grades 6, 7, 8, 9
Season of Play: Sept. 1 - Oct. 31
Game Days: Monday & Wednesday
Practice Days: Tuesday & Thursday 3:45 - 5:00pm

Tryouts

Tuesday Sept 6 3:45pm - 5:00pm
 Thursday Sept 8 3:45pm - 5:00pm

***on the upper field.

Girls Soccer

Coaches: Mme. Cosgrove & Mme. Dunn
Who Can Participate? Grades 6, 7, 8, 9
Season of Play: Sept. 1 - Oct. 31
Game Days: Tuesday & Thursday
Practice Days: Monday & Wednesday 3:45 - 5:00pm

Tryouts

Tuesday Sept 6 3:45pm - 5:00pm
Wednesday Sept 7 3:45pm - 5:00pm 

**on the lower field.

Junior Boys Volleyball

Coaches: Mme. Edmiston, Mme. Hosseini, Ms. Yeo
Who Can Participate? Grades 6, 7, 8
Season of Play: Sept. 12 - Nov. 21
Game Days: Tuesday & Thursday
Practices: Monday (PM) & Wednesday (AM)

Tryouts

Tuesday, Sept 13 7:30 - 8:45am
Thursday, Sept 15 3:45 - 5:00pm

Junior Girls Volleyball

Coaches: Mrs. Kelsick, Mme. Scholz
Who Can Participate? Grades 6, 7, 8
Season of Play: Sept. 12 - Nov. 21
Game Days: Monday & Wednesday
Practices: Tuesday (PM) & Thursday (AM)

Tryouts

Monday Sept 12 7:30- 8:45am
Thursday Sept 15 7:30 - 8:45am

Senior Boys Volleyball

Coaches: Mr. Eitzen, Mr. Brown
Who Can Participate? Grades 8, 9
Season of Play: Sept. 12 - Nov. 21
Game Days: Tuesday and Thursday
Practices: Monday (AM) & Wednesday (PM)

Tryouts

Tuesday, Sept 13 at 3:45 - 5:00 in GYM
Monday, Sept 19 at 3:45 - 5:00 in GYM

Senior Girls Volleyball

Coaches: Ms. Johnson & Mme. Anna
Who Can Participate? Grades 8, 9
Season of Play: Sept. 12 - Nov. 20
Game Days: Monday & Wednesday
Practices: Tuesday (AM) & Thursday (PM)

Tryouts 

Monday, Sept 12 3:45 - 5:00 in GYM
Wednesday, Sept 14 3:45 - 5:00 in GYM

Cross Country Running

Coaches: Mme. Aristou & Ms. Hull
Who Can Participate? Grades 6, 7, 8, 9
Season of Play: Sept. 1 - Oct. 14

Meets:

Sep 14 at Nose Hill Park 
Sep 20 at Canmore Park 
Sep 26 at Confederation Park 

Info Meeting: Tuesday Sept 6, at 12:25 in Room 1

Practices (3:45 - 4:30): Thursday Sept 8, Monday Sept 12, Monday Sept 19, Thursday Sept 22

Georges P. Vanier offers a full slate of interscholastic athletic teams.

Fall

  • Cross Country Running
  • Soccer (2016 Champs, 2015 Finalists)
  • Volleyball (2016 Champs, 2015 semi-finalists)

Winter

  • Wrestling (2014 Champs, 2013 Champs)
  • Basketball (2015 Finalists, 2014 Champs)

Spring

  • Badminton (Numerous Top 8 finalist in 2015)
  • Track and Field (Many top 6 finalists in 2015, 2014 Champions)
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