• Welcome to theMinerva Newcomb
    Mountaineers Athletic Page 
    Mr. Edward Pagnotta - Athletic Director Minerva
    Mr. Matt Winslow - Athletic Director Newcomb
    Minerva Newcomb Mountaineers

    Minerva Central School offers the following sport during the school year.

    Soccer / Basketball / Baseball & Softball / Tennis
     These sports are offered at the varsity, modified and elementary levels.
     A few reminders about our upcoming Spring sports season
    • Congratulations to our Fall soccer and Winter basketball teams for  great seasons.
    • If you have not already done so, please make sure there is an updated copy of your sports physical on file in Mrs. Frasier's office. 
    • Every athlete and parent needs to read the 
    • A reminder that we have several holidays that fall during the Spring sports seasons. Practices can be scheduled during breaks so please plan accordingly.
    • We are all looking forward to seeing some great basketball games. 
      • Athletic practices are held in Minerva and Newcomb on a rotating schedule. This schedule is developed weekly by the athletic director and posted on the school website. 
        • Early Practice: A supervised study hall is provided by MCS staff in room 202, or in teacher supervised homework hall. The school day ends at 2:36. Students are expected to either go home at dismissal and return for practice (3:30) or report to the supervised study hall. 
        • Late Practice: (generally 5:00 in Minerva and 5:30 in Newcomb) All students MUST go home and return at the designated time.
        • Games: The same guidelines apply for students awaiting the start of home games or transportation to away games. 
        • Behavior: If behavior problems are reported, parents will be called to pick up their child and students forfeit the opportunity to participate in athletics that day. Persistent after school behavior problems will result in suspension from the team