Eagles News · Weekly Update 11/5/2018- It is time for Winter sports- End of qtr 1

Good Morning SV Community,

We are only 15 days from the beginning of Winter sports and the end of the marking period is on Wednesday. 1st marking period grades will determine your eligibility for the Winter Sports Season. Please make sure you are checking in with your student athletes teachers and monitoring their academics via the mymcps parental portal . There should be no excuse for not being aware of the academic progress of your student athlete. Reminder that in order to participate in winter sports, they must have at least a 2.0 and may not have more than one E.

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Online Registration-Winter Sports- Doing a great job so far.


We are getting close, with only 15 days until Winter Sports begins on November 15th. Do not wait until the last minute to register. As of this morning, we have had 144 student athletes register for winter sports.  We had over 230 register last year. You must be registered by November 13th to ensure that you will be  All Montgomery County Student athletes are required to register online via the mymcps online parental portal. https://portal.mcpsmd.org/public/


This is the fourth season of using the online registration portal. Please note that if your student athlete participated in sports over the past calendar year, then you are already registered with the portal. You only have to official register for winter sports by logging onto the portal and clicking on the ‘WINTER SPORTS” registration.  You will not have to create a new login with the portal. Please also note that ALL parent guardians should be registered with the portal in order to access their students grades and teacher information. It is important to stay up to date with the academic progress of your student at all times.


A few important items regarding registration:

  • All student athletes must have a valid and current physical (last page of sr-8) in order to tryout
  • Specific directions on how to register for the portal are attached. (English and Spanish)
  • When linking your student athletes- you must use the access id and access password sent to all residencies over the summer.  YOU DO NOT USE THE STUDENTS SCHOOL ID AND PASSWORD
  • Winter sports begin November 15th. Schedule to be released in the next 3 weeks.




Please make sure to be following us on twitter for pre-season interest meetings being held by our Winter Sports teams. Most teams have already held at least one interest meeting. A specific practice schedule will be put out in the coming weeks.

All coaching contact is located on our website www.svhsathletics.org, including emails and team twitter information.



The Seneca Valley High School Athletic Department would like to thank Huntington Learning Center for your sponsorship of our student athletes. Huntington Learning Center has went above and beyond in assisting our student athletes in insuring that they have the best opportunities to be successful. The Center has donated over $3500.00 worth of T-shirts, helped fund our student athlete of the month board and is the main sponsor for our Student Athlete of the Month Award. Each winner is provided with 2 free tutoring sessions- to be offered together for 2 hour, or two separate 1 hour sessions. This is a great opportunity for our student athletes and a great reward from Huntington Learning Center. The Company offers specials for students and have convenient hours to meet the needs of our student body. Please contact them at 301-990-9501 if you are interested in a tutoring session.









Seneca Valley Winter Tryout/practice schedule –first 4 days

These are the approximate times of each winter teams Tryout/practice schedule for the first four days-Times are subject to change- please refer to www.svhsathletics.org  for any updates. It is the expectation that student athletes attend every practice. Failure to do so may lead to not making the team. Many teams will be on a rotating schedule, Please refer to the practice and events link for a Google calendar with all events and times.



-Thursday-Friday, November 15th-16th-3-4- Study Hall- RM 4; Practice 4-630 Wrestling Room (9)

-Saturday, November 17th- 9-11/ 1-3- Wrestling Room (9)

-Monday, November 19th-3-4- Study Hall- RM 4; Practice 4-630 Wrestling Room (9)


Girls Basketball-Varsity and JV

-Thursday-Friday, November 15th-16th- 530-730-Main gym and Aux Gym

-Saturday, November 17th- 8-10/ 12-2- Main and aux gym

-Monday, November 19th- 530-7:30-Main Gym


Boys Varsity and JV Basketball

-Thursday-Friday, November 15th-16th-3:30-5:30- Main and Aux Gym

-Saturday, November 17th- Scrimmage at Landon

-Monday, November 19th- 3:30-5:30- Main and Aux Gym


Indoor Track

– Thursday, November 15th- 2:45-4:30 pm- Rm 102A

-Friday, November 16th- 2:45- 5:15- WMHS- Bus leaves promptly at 2:45 pm

-Saturday, November 17th- 10-12 pm- ???

-Monday, November 19th- 3-5- pm- Gunners Lake


Swim and Diving

Thursday, November 15th- 5 am- 6 am- Germantown Indoor

Tuesday, November 20th- 5 am- 6 am- Germantown Indoor

Tuesday, November 27th- 5 am- 6 am- Germantown Indoor

Thursday, November 29th- 5 am- 6 am- Germantown Indoor


Bocce Ball

-Monday, December 3rd- 245-4- NJROTC Hallway



-Monday, November 19th- 4:30-6:30- Cafeteria-tryouts



-Thursday, November 15th- 530-7:30-Cafeteria

-Friday, November 16th- 5:30-7:30- Cafeteria

-Monday, November 19th- 2:45-4:30- Main Gym/ Cafe



Please note you can find our schedule on our website www.svhsathletics.org for future games.


Please contact Athletic Director Jesse Irvin if you have any questions or concerns.