Woodside High School

13450 Woodside Lane     Newport News, VA 23608     Phone: (757) 886-7530     Fax: (757) 877-0480

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ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT: (757) 886-7530 ext.61660



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Team Information

FALL Coaches (886-7530)   SPRING Coaches (886-7530)
Football Daniel Dodson   Baseball Kevin Hare
Field Hockey Lindsay Olson   JV Baseball Brian Gould
Field Hockey (JV) Leslie Coates   Softball Mike Tallon
Golf Chris Trotter   JV Softball Chuck Williams
Boys Cross Country Derrel Johnson   Boys Soccer  
Girls Cross Country Kate Woodson   JV Boys Soccer Jason Ceraul
Boys Volleyball Dorien Hart   Girls Soccer Ed Timas
Girls Volleyball Greg Maynard   Outdoor Track Derrel Johnson
Cheerleading Lanita Knight   Boys Tennis James Stewart
      Girls Tennis David Gary
WINTER Coaches (886-7530)      
Boys Basketball Steve Jecewiz      
Girls Basketball Mike Tallon      
Swimming & Diving Carol Prentiss      
Indoor Track Derrel Johnson      
Wrestling John Wright      
Cheerleading Lanita Knight      

Yearly Highlights

We are very proud of our athletic history here at Woodside which includes 15 District Championships, 17 District Tournament Championships, five Regional Championships, as well as a State Championships in Softball in 2001 and back-to-back State Championships in Boys Basketball in 2004 & 2005.

1996-97 2000-01 2004-05 2008-09 2012-13
1997-98 2001-02 2005-06 2009-10 2013-14
1998-99 2002-03 2006-07 2010-11 2014-15
1999-00 2003-04 2007-08 2011-12  

Athletic History

Nominate a former Woodside Athlete to the Woodside Athletic Hall of Fame. Read the nomination criteria and fill out a nomination form for eligible athletes and forward it to the Athletic Director.

Opening in 1996, Woodside High School is a member of the Virginia High School League, competes in the Eastern Region and the Peninsula District.

The mission of Woodside athletics is to promote participation and sportsmanship in a competitive interscholastic program and aid in the physical and emotional development of our student athletes. Every athlete is provided with opportunities and experiences to foster lifelong qualities such as teamwork and self-discipline. A student  s participation in athletics enhances their skill for living and learning by offering different learning experiences outside the classroom.The NNPS Athletic Handbook is an invaluable tool covering all aspects of athletics at Woodside and should answer most of your questions including an explanation of the NNPS 2.0 grade point policy.

In order to try out for a team all athletes must have a current physical submitted on the VHSL Physical Form. The cost is $20 CASH ONLY. The Physical Form MUST be signed by a parent or guardian before the physical can be conducted by the doctor. Your signature gives the doctor permission to conduct the Physical. NO SIGNATURE, NO PHYSICAL!!!

In order to try out for a team all athletes must have a current physical submitted on the VHSL Physical Form.


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