Joseph Vassalotti
[email protected]
APS Championship Week for Winter Sports (all games at Firestone CLC)

Feb. 1 - Girls basketball, Ellet CLC vs. Firestone CLC, 6 p.m. (tickets available online, $4 each, doors open at 5 p.m.)
Feb. 3 - Boys basketball, East CLC vs. Buchtel CLC, 7 p.m. (limited tickets available online, $4/students and $6/adults, doors open at 6 p.m.)
Feb. 4 - Combined wrestling championship, middle and high schools, 9 a.m. (tickets available online, $5 each and good for all day, doors open at 8 a.m.)

Concessions and programs will be available. More information and tickets are available at

2023 Boys Winter Sports Schedules:

  2023 Girls Winter Sports Schedules:


Tickets are available by using the "Tickets" link at the left.

Inaugural APS Athletics Hall of Fame Class

The Akron Public Schools District has a rich heritage of producing outstanding student athletes from its high schools. We are excited to recognize these APS graduates and their excellent accomplishments. After the APS HOF Selection Committee considered 40 nominations (submitted from November 2021 through February 2022), we are very pleased to announce the following list of inductees for our inaugural APS Athletics Hall of Fame class:

Student Athletes: 
Bruce Alexander (North/1978), Phil Boggs (Firestone/1967), Dave Brown (Garfield/1971), Jimmy Gooden (Central-Hower/1980), Bill Heideman (Kenmore/1958), Michelle Marquess-Kearns (North/1989), Ricky Powers (Buchtel/1990) and Antoine Winfield (Garfield/1995)

Dan "Babe" Flossie (Garfield football/1949-75) and Joe Siegferth (Central boys basketball/1955-70 and Central-Hower/1971-82)

Our first induction banquet to recognize student athletes and coaches will take place Saturday, October 1, at Guy's Party Center (500 E. Waterloo Road), with doors opening at 5:30 p.m. for a cash bar cocktail hour. The buffet dinner begins at 6:30 p.m., with the induction ceremony immediately following at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are available electronically for $35 each via HomeTown Ticketing.

Hall of Fame Nomination Form

The Athletics Department oversees:
  • athletic calendar.
  • coaching staff.
  • medical and other administrative forms.
  • scorekeeping.
  • sports programs.

The OHSAA now encourages parents and students to submit pre-participation physical forms online.


Students can now transfer back to their home school from another public or private system without penalty. This is a one-time transfer only. Call the athletic office for assistance with the Bylaw 4-7-2 Exception 9 paperwork.

Coaching forms

End-of-season scores
End-of-season schedule
Student participation survey

Volunteer coach form

NCAA eligibility resources 

NCAA eligibility requirements
NCAA eligibility DI and DII fact sheets
NCAA Guide for the College-Bound Athlete


Middle school softball fields 2018


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