News release:

Fall sports begin

Aug. 10 at CHS

COLUMBUS - Students going out for sports at Columbus High School are reminded that they must turn in a physical and sign agreement forms relating to all CHS and NSAA guidelines before the start of fall practices.

Monday is the first official practice date for all fall sports, including cheerleading, cross country, dance, football, girls’ golf, boys’ tennis, softball and volleyball.

The physical must be completed before athletes are allowed to practice, and the agreement forms completed before the first competitions. The forms can be picked up in the CHS office, or they can be found on-line at

For the 2020-21 activities year, students who completed physicals for the 2019-20 school year and are going into grades 8, 10, 11, and 12 DO NOT need to complete a new physical.  Students entering grades 7 and 9 are required to complete a physical. 

Fans can use to check on practice times and schedules for the fall sports season.

For information on a particular sport, please contact the fall coaches via email.

·      Cheer: Ashley Braithwait: [email protected]

·      Dance: Megan Wemhoff [email protected]

·      Football: Craig Williams, [email protected]

·      Softball: Kelsey Newman, [email protected]

·      Boys Tennis: Scott Bethune, [email protected]

·      Girls Golf: Anne Robertson, [email protected]

·      Cross Country: Dave Licari, [email protected]

·      Volleyball: Jeri Otten, [email protected]

Jon Misfeldt, M.S., CAA
Activities Coordinator
Columbus High School
3434 Discoverer Drive 
Columbus, NE 68601
See CHS activities calendar at