• Bear M.E.M.S. ATHLETICS
    Michael Cincotta, Athletic Director
    mcincotta@mersnj.us
    732-786-2673
         

     UPDATED ON 4/23/2021

     

    SPRING 2021 SPORTS INFORMATION 

     Click below to view the Athletic Director's Message:

    Athletic Director's Message

     

    Click below to view the School Nurse's Message: 

    Medical Athletic Info from the School Nurse

     

    IMPORTANT DATES 

    (SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

    Tuesday, February 16, 2021:  School Physicals 12:00-3:45 BY APPOINTMENT ONLY (Completed)

    Thursday, February 25, 2021:  School Physicals 12:00-3:45 BY APPOINTMENT ONLY (Completed)

    Friday, March 12, 2021:  ALL Medical Forms Due (Completed)

    Tuesday, April 6, 2021:  Tryouts/Practices Begin

    Monday, April 19, 2021:  Interscholastic Competition Begins 

     

     In order to participate is M.E.M.S. Spring Sports, each student must submit  ALL THREE of the following forms prior to Friday, March 12, 2021:  

    1.  Physical Form/Medical Packet.  Physical Form completed by and signed by a  physician and remainder of forms completed and signed by the student’s parent or guardian.  (This packet  must be submitted directly to the school nurse’s office).  Please note that previously submitted physical forms/packets are valid for one calendar year from the date of the actual physical.

    2.  Medical Update Form completed by and signed by the student’s parent or guardian.  (This form must be either submitted to the school nurse’s office or deposited in the blue bin located in the main lobby of the building).

    3.  Athletic Consent Form completed by and signed by the student’s parent or guardian.  (This form must be either submitted to the school nurse’s office or deposited in the blue bin located in the main lobby of the building)

     ALL PHYSICAL FORMS (see link) can be found on the District Nurses webpage on the MERS website. Please scroll down and click on “Sports Physical Packet”. Please print out ALL of the forms.

    In addition to submitting  the medical-related  documents, each student MUST be academically eligible to participate in extracurricular activities.

    In addition to submitting  the medical-related  documents, each student should join the Google Classroom(s) pertaining to his/her sport(s) of interest.  On these Google Classrooms, each coach will provide important information pertaining to items such as, but not limited to:

     

    • Specific schedules  including tryout dates for the specific sport.
    • Instructions and procedures that each athlete should adhere to.
    • Specific information forms that each athlete should submit to his/her coach.

     

     

    CONSIDERATIONS FOR SPRING, 2021 ATHLETICS

     ***SUBJECT TO CHANGE***

    Masks will be required for all coaches.

    Masks will be required for all athletes except when an athlete is involved in active competition.

    Coaches may be required to check athletes’ temperatures upon arrival at the event site.  (More details to follow).

    Each athlete’s parent/guardian may be required to submit an Athlete Health Status Report  (Google Form) each day. (More details to follow).

    Water will not be supplied by the M.E.M.S. Athletic teams.  All participants must bring their own water to all events.

    Access to the inside of the building is prohibited.  This includes locker room access and the use of the gyms for practice.

    Parents must be available and willing to provide all transportation for students to and from practices and all HOME games/meets, whether at M.E.M.S., Manalapan Rec. Center, or Manalapan High School.    Students must go home at dismissal and then be transported to and from each home event.  The drop off and pick up point at M.E.M.S. is outside the rear gym entrance.  Students should arrive ready for participation, as access to the building is not available.  

    The Manalapan Englishtown Regional School District's Transportation Department is in the process of organizing bus transportation for all away events.  However, district bus transportation may be strictly limited or at times unavailable.  Parents must be available and willing to provide transportation for students to and from away games/meets in the event that busing is not available.  If busing is available, students must go home at dismissal and then be transported back to M.E.M.S. where the bus will depart.  If a parent chooses to transport the student directly to an away game/meet, the coach must be notified.

    Please pay the “Pay-To-Play” Participation Fee for Spring Sports once you are selected on the team.  Individual coaches have distributed payment instructions.  

     

     2020-2021 ATHLETIC EVENTS
    **THIS SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE**
      

     

    FRIDAY, APRIL 23, 2021
    7th Grade Baseball at Eisenhower (Away at M.J. Tighe Park, Field #3), 3:30

    MONDAY, APRIL 26, 2021
    NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    TUESDAY, APRIL 27, 2021
    8th Grade Baseball at Marlboro Memorial (Away at Marlboro L.L. Complex), 3:30
    Softball at Barkalow (Away at M.J. Tighe Park, Field #7), 3:30
    Tennis vs. Holdel (HOME at Manalapan Rec. Center), 3:45

    WEDNESDAY, APRIL 28, 2021
    8th Grade Baseball vs. Freehold Boro (HOME), 3:30
    Track & Field vs. Marlboro Memorial (HOME at Manalapan High School), 3:30

    THURSDAY, APRIL 29, 2021
    Softball vs. Barkalow (HOME), 3:30
    Tennis vs. Holdel (HOME at Manalapan Rec. Center), 3:45

    FRIDAY, APRIL 30, 2021
    NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    MONDAY, MAY 3, 2021
    8th Grade Baseball vs. Marlboro Middle (HOME), 3:30

    TUESDAY, MAY 4, 2021
    7th Grade Baseball vs. Wall (HOME), 3:45
    Softball at Howell North (Away), 3:30
    Track & Field vs. Howell North (HOME at Manalapan High School), 3:30

    WEDNESDAY, MAY 5, 2021
    7th Grade Baseball vs. Howell South (HOME at Manalapan Rec. Center), 3:30
    8th Grade Baseball vs. Wall (HOME, at M.E.M.S.), 3:45
    Tennis at  Marlboro Middle (Away at Marlboro Swim Club), 3:30

    THURSDAY, MAY 6, 2021
    8th Grade Baseball vs. Howell North (HOME), 3:30  (Rescheduled from 4/21/2021)
    Softball vs. Howell North (HOME), 3:30
    Track & Field at Howell North (Away at Howell High School), 3:30

    FRIDAY, MAY 7, 2021
    8th Grade Baseball at Wall (Away), 3:30
    Tennis vs. Marlboro Middle (HOME at Manalapan Rec. Center), 3:30

    MONDAY, MAY 10, 2021
    Tennis vs. Marlboro Memorial (Home at Manalapan Rec. Center), 3:30
    Track & Field at Howell South (Away, at Howell High School), 3:30

    TUESDAY, MAY 11, 2021
    7th Grade Baseball at Howell North (Away), 3:30
    8th Grade Baseball at Howell South (Away), 3:30
    Softball at Howell South (Away), 3:30
    Tennis vs. Marlboro Memorial (Home at Manalapan Rec. Center), 3:30

    WEDNESDAY, MAY 12, 2021
    7th Grade Baseball at Freehold Boro (Away), 3:30
    8th Grade Baseball at Barkalow (Away at M.J. Tighe Park, Field #3), 3:30

    THURSDAY, MAY 13, 2021
    7th Grade Baseball vs. Barkalow (HOME), 3:30  **CANCELLED**
    Softball vs. Howell South (HOME), 3:30
    Track & Field vs. Howell South (HOME at Manalapan High School), 3:30

    FRIDAY, MAY 14, 2021
    NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    MONDAY, MAY 17, 2021
    7th Grade Baseball at Wall (Away), 3:30
    8th Grade Baseball vs. Eisenhower (HOME), 3:30
    Softball vs. Wall (HOME), 3:45
    Track & Field vs. Marlboro Middle (HOME at Manalapan High School), 3:30

    TUESDAY, MAY 18, 2021
    7th Grade Baseball vs. Marlboro Middle (HOME), 3:30
    Tennis vs. Colts Neck (Home at Manalapan Rec. Center), 3:30

    WEDNESDAY, MAY 19, 2021
    7th Grade Baseball vs. Marlboro Memorial (HOME), 3:30
    Softball at Wall (Away), 3:30

    THURSDAY, MAY 20, 2021
    Tennis at Colts Neck (Away at Colts Neck Racquet Club), 3:30

    FRIDAY, MAY 21, 2021
    Tennis at Marlboro Memorial (Away at Marlboro Swim Club), 3:30

    MONDAY, MAY 24, 2021

    On approximately Monday, May 24, 2021, The Manalapan High School Coaching Staff will provide interested M.E.M.S. 8th Graders with information regarding the following FALL sports offered at Manalapan High School:

    Football
    Boys Soccer
    Girls Soccer
    Boys Cross Country
    Girls Cross Country
    Girls Tennis (Boys Tennis is played in the Spring)
    Field Hockey
    Gymnastics
    Cheerleading

    **Attention 8th Grade students attending high schools OTHER than Manalapan High School-Pay attention to announcements regarding athletic information for those specific schools.

    TUESDAY, MAY 25, 2021
    NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    WEDNESDAY, MAY 26, 2021
    NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    THURSDAY, MAY 27, 2021
    NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    FRIDAY, MAY 28, 2021
    NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED 

    MONDAY, MAY 31, 2021
    NO SCHOOL (MEMORIAL DAY)-NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    TUESDAY, JUNE 1, 2021
    NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    WEDNESDAY, JUNE 2, 2021
    NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    THURSDAY, JUNE 3, 2021
    NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    FRIDAY, JUNE 4, 2021
    NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    MONDAY, JUNE 7, 2021
    NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    TUESDAY, JUNE 8, 2021
    NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    WEDNESDAY, JUNE 9, 2021
    NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    THURSDAY, JUNE 10, 2021
    NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    FRIDAY, JUNE 11, 2021
    NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    MONDAY, JUNE 14, 2021
    NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    TUESDAY, JUNE 15, 2021
    NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16, 2021
    NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    THURSDAY, JUNE 17, 2021
    NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    FRIDAY, JUNE 18, 2021
    NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    MONDAY, JUNE 21, 2021
    4-HOUR DAY-NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED

    TUESDAY, JUNE 22, 2021
    4-HOUR DAY-NO EVENTS CURRENTLY SCHEDULED