Tackle Football: 7th Grade Rolland Warner/8th Grader Zemmer

7th and 8th Grade: Chatfield is part of the MHSAA and Chatfield has a cooperative agreement with LCS that allows 7th and 8th graders to play on the Lapeer Lightning Tackle Football teams. Practice will start Monday August 21st 2023



Middle School Fall Sports 2023


Admin Contact Info

Rich Cross

Associate Principal – Zemmer 8/9 Campus

Middle School Athletic Director


810.667.2413 (ext. 222348)

Ann Tiffany

Attendance/Athletics Secretary – Zemmer 8/9 Campus


810.667.2413 (ext. 223402)

Amanda Turner

Attendance/Athletics Secretary – Rolland-Warner 6/7 Campus


810.538.2334 (ext. 223302)

Fall Sports Athletic Clearance

In order to participate in athletics all student athletes need a physical (dated on or after April 15th, 2023) completed on a MHSAA Physical Form, a signed Athletic Code of Conduct acknowledgement, and a completed emergency medical form. All of these forms are available in the RW Main Office and online at www.lapeerlightning.com

Middle School Fall Sports Athletic Clearance will begin on Tuesday, August 1st at the Rolland-Warner and Zemmer Main Offices. Parents and student athletes are strongly encouraged to complete the athletic clearance process prior to the Fall Sports Parent Meeting/Meet the Coach Night.

Athletic clearance processing will be available from 5:00 – 6:00 prior to the start of the meeting. However, due to the large number of fall sports students athletes that we have, parents and student athletes are strongly encouraged to complete athletic clearances prior to the meeting.

Middle School Fall Sports Parent Meeting & Meet the Coach Night

Middle School Fall Sports Parent Meeting & Meet the Coach Night will take place on Thursday, August 17th at 6 p.m. in the Rolland-Warner cafeteria. There will be a brief informational meeting for all parents/student athletes followed by individual meetings with the coaches of your respective sport.


Fall Sports Contacts

7th Football: Jim Lane – james.lane@lapeerschools.org

8th Football: Lenny Gosciniak – leonard.gosciniak@lapeerschools.org

Matt Nowak – matthew.nowak@lapeerschools.org