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Gahanna Middle School South Athletics

Gahanna Middle School South

Middle School South Athletics

Contact Information 

Gahanna Middle School South
349 Shady Spring Drive
Gahanna, Ohio 43230
School Office: (614) 337-3730

Garret Sendelbach
Middle School Athletic Director
(614) 479-1631

Nikki Gervais
Middle School Athletic Dept. Secretary
(614) 643-8285

Kirstin Antonaros
Middle School Athletic Trainer


Athletic Forms and Links

Final Forms

Final Forms Parent Instructions (PDF)

Free and Reduced Lunch

Athletic Physical Form (PDF)

Student Athlete Travel Release Form


Middle School South Girls Volleyball

Middle school South Girls volleyball

Upcoming Games

Weeks of 10.3.22 & 10.10.22

7th Grade Football - Wednesday, 10/12 - 5:30pm vs Pickerington Lakeview, HOME

8th Grade Football - Thursday, 10/6 - 5:30pm vs Westerville Blendon, LAST HOME GAME!

7th Grade Girls Volleyball Tournament - Thursday, 10/6 - 6:30pm vs Delaware Olentangy Orange @ Marysville HS, AWAY. All tickets must be purchased online before the game. Please click on the link to purchase tickets. No cash sales at the door. Click for the 7th Grade Tournament Bracket.

8th Grade Girls Volleyball Tournament - Double Header - Monday, 10/10 - 5:30pm vs Big Walnut, AWAY @ Gahanna East & 6:45pm vs Gahanna East, AWAY @ Gahanna East. Click for the 8th Grade Tournament Bracket.

Home Event Ticket Information

Credit Card Only at the Door
Adults  $5
Students  $5
Senior Citizens $5


Student All Sports Pass - $58 - This STUDENT pass entitles the holder to one (1) entrance to all Gahanna MIDDLE SCHOOL home ticketed sporting events. Pass is not valid for away contests or OHSAA tournament games. In the event of a sold out contest, this pass DOES NOT guarantee admission. All sales are non-refundable.

Adult All Sports Pass - $88 - This ADULT pass entitles the holder to one (1) entrance to all Gahanna MIDDLE SCHOOL home ticketed sporting events. Pass is not valid for away contests or OHSAA tournament games. In the event of a sold out contest, this pass DOES NOT guarantee admission. All sales are non-refundable.


Scores and Highlights

10/5 - 7th Grade Football traveled to Westerville Blendon where they came ready to play. With another shutout and dominant offensive performance, the Lions won 64-0. They move to 6-1 on the season! Their last game of the season is next Wednesday at home, taking on Pickerington Lakeview. Come out and cheer on your Lions!

9/22 - 8th Grade Football hosted Newark Liberty. Down 6-0 at halftime, the Lions made a comeback in the 2nd half to take the W with a final score of 16-6. Way to make the comeback Lions!

10/4 - Boys Cross Country placed second at the Battle of Gahanna tri-meet, taking places 3rd, 4th, 8th, 10th, and 13th, with James Yost, Jack Basten, Ezra Fennoy, and Jason Sarabia, with Nathan Roberts and Wesley Terry pushing West further down the standings. Great way to end the season Lions!

10/4 - Girls Cross Country were in action last night in the Battle of Gahanna to finish their season. The girls cemented their season with a victory, defeating both East and West in a dominating fashion. They claimed the 1st, 3rd, 6th, 7th, and 10th spots with Olive Edel, Charlotte Schemlein, Isla Graves, Carly Poliseno, and Emma Kitsmiller, with Avery Schmidt and Shey Naegle placing 16th and 18th that displaced runners from the other teams. The girls scored a total of 27 points to win the meet handedly. Way to end the season girls!

10/5 - 7th Grade Girls Volleyball advance to 14-1 for the season, after hosting and defeating cross-town rival, Gahanna East. The 7th grade team starts their tournament action tonight against Olentangy Orange out at Marysville High School. Good luck Lady Lions!

10/5 - 8th Grade Girls Volleyball also hosted and defeated cross-town rival, Gahanna East. The 8th grade team starts their tournament action Monday in a double header against Big Walnut and Gahanna East at East. Good luck Lady Lions!

9/22 - Girls Golf hosted Pickerington Lakeview for their last match of the season at Blacklick Woods. There were two PR's in the match, Katie Damatroski (MSS) with a 41 and Anna McGrew (MSE) with a 51.

10/3 - Girls Tennis won 3-2 over Olentangy Monday night. All matches were very well played, with many ending in tiebreakers. Winners from Monday night from East include, Emelia Bradford, Cami Smith, Maya Laverty, Sydney Hobbs, Taylor Chun, and Elle Huskey. From South, winners were Ava Evans, Caroline McAuley, Presley Porcher, Emme Huth, and Rosie Mathews. And to round out the wins, congrats to Ashleigh Witham from West. The Lady Lions improve to 8-5 on the season and will finish with New Albany Tuesday night.


Registration for Winter Sports at South is now open. Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball and Coed Wrestling are available to all 7th & 8th graders. If you are interested in participating in a Winter Sport, you must register on Final Forms http://gahanna-oh.finalforms.com/ and have a valid OHSAA Physical   http://www.ohsaa.org/medicine/physicalexamform on file. Winter Sports will begin in October.

The Middle School Athletic Department will be at South for lunch room Winter Sports signups on October 5th & October 12th. 

Tryouts for Boys Basketball will be held on Friday, October 28th from 6:00-8:00pm and Saturday, October 29th from 8:00am-10:00am. More information will be available soon.

Tryouts for Girls Basketball will be held on Monday, October 24th and Tuesday, October 25th from 3:45-6:00pm. More information will be available soon.


Middle School South Fall Athletics Schedule.pdf

Coaches will provide all practice schedules to athletes.


Coaches Directory Fall Sports:

Cross Country (Boys/Girls)Boys Middle School Football
Cale Garber

Football (7th grade)
Jake Keyes

Football (8th grade)
Tom Fogel

Golf (Boys)
Paul Demchack

Golf (Girls)
Kieley Stroupe

Tennis (Girls)
Chip Huth

Volleyball (7th grade)Boys Middle School Football
Selene Kelley

Volleyball (8th grade)
Dave Keefe


Boys Basketball 7th Grade
Boys Basketball 8th Grade
Girls Basketball 7th Grade
Girls Basketball 8th Grade
Wrestling 7th & 8th Grade (coed), South & East Combined:


Boys Track
Girls Track
Boys Lacrosse
Girls Lacrosse
Tennis (Boys)
Softball 7th Grade
Softball 8th Grade
Baseball 7th Grade
Baseball 8th Grade 

Pay to Participate Girls Middle School South Cross Country

Pay to participate contributions are used for the upkeep of athletic facilities, equipment, uniform purchases, and coaches salaries.

Exceptions and PTP Fee Caps:

  • Any student-athlete that qualifies for the Free & Reduced Lunch program will not be assessed a PTP Fee.
  • A $250 Family Cap will be in place for any family where multiple children participate in athletics at the Middle School.

Refunds for PTP Fees will only be granted retroactively to a student-athlete that suffers a season-ending injury. Student-athletes that either quit the team, or are removed from the team for eligibility or disciplinary purposes will not be refunded.

Middle School

First Sport $100.00
Second Sport*  $50.00
Third + Sport*  Free
Family Cap*     $250.00

* For the second and third sport of participation in the SAME school year.

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