Whaler Athletics Weekly Newsletter

Week of Nov. 28th, 2022

First Week of Winter Sports Update!

Winter Sports are off to a great start with a successful first week. All of our high school sports teams started practicing on Monday, Nov. 28th.

Middle School Sports (Boys & Girls Basketball) will start on Monday, Dec. 5th. Click HERE for more information regarding CPS Basketball tryouts / practices.

We're very excited to see everyone back in action and are looking forward to an exciting winter sports season!

The Nantucket Public Schools offers the following winter sports programs for our Middle and High School student-athletes:


  • Boys Basketball - Freshman, JV, Varsity
  • Girls Basketball - JV, Varsity
  • Boys Ice Hockey - Varsity
  • Girls Ice Hockey - Varsity
  • Boys Swimming & Diving - open for grades 7-12
  • Girls Swimming & Diving - open for grades 9-12


  • Boys Basketball - open for grades 7 and 8
  • Girls Basketball - open for grades 7 and 8

Athletes/Families - Please remember to complete the following if you are a member of one of our winter sports teams!

  1. All student-athletes MUST turn in a copy their most recent doctor's physical to the athletic office prior to the first day of practice. Physicals are good for 13 months from the date of the exam. Students with expired physicals will not be permitted to participate in practice or games until a new physical is turned in.
  2. Completed Sway Balance Baseline Assessment
  3. User fee's must be passed in prior to the first day of practice. User fee waivers and scholarship money will be available for student-athletes with financial needs. Applications are only available through the Athletic Director. No student will be denied the opportunity to participate in athletics for financial reasons.
  4. Massachusetts Pre-Participating Head Injury/Concussion Reporting Form
  5. Parent / guardian and the student athlete must complete the online concussion courses required by the state of Massachusetts. - Concussion for Students & Concussion in Sports -

Athletic Department names Sophie Davies as next Swimming & Diving Head Coach and Jack Moran as Boys Hockey Head Coach!

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Meet the 2022-2023 Winter Sports Coaches!

Girls Basketball
Varsity Head Coach / Raf Osona / rafack2003@gmail.com
JV Head Coach / Ryan Watson / rynowats33@gmail.com

CPS Head Coach / Jillian Fraker / frakerj@npsk.org

Boys Basketball
Varsity Head Coach / Willis Ferreira / ackcoachwillis@gmail.com
JV Head Coach / Michael Day / michaelday101@gmail.com
Freshman Head Coach / Matt Bulmer / mbulmer@nantucketnewschool.org
CPS Head Coach / Fernando Jones / fernando@nantucketboysandgirlsclub.org

Girls Hockey
Varsity Head Coach / Liz Collins / collinsliz18@gmail.com

Boys Hockey
Varsity Head Coach / Jack Moran / msp2235@yahoo.com

Swimming & Diving
Varsity Head Coach / Sophie Davies / davies.sophie@gmail.com

Individual Sports Schedules & Whaler Athletics Master Calendar

Click HERE to view the Master Calendar for all of our NHS Whaler Sports Teams!

Click HERE to view the Master Calendar for all of our CPS Whaler Sports Teams!

(Please know that all schedules are subject to change. All changes will be communicated as quickly as possible)

Varsity Boys Basketball

JV Boys Basketball
Freshman Boys Basketball

Varsity Girls Basketball
JV Girls Basketball

Varsity Boys Hockey

Varsity Girls Hockey

Varsity Swimming & Diving

CPS Boys Basketball

CPS Girls Basketball

First Week of Winter Sports Pictures!

Two Whaler athletes were named to All-State teams after their fall seasons.

Treyce Brannigan (senior/boys soccer) and Vicky Todorova (sophomore/volleyball) both capped off tremendous seasons by earning All-State honors!

Congratulations to them both!

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Contact the Athletic Department

Instagram - @nhswhalers

Click to join our Remind text alert group

Please feel free to reach out to anyone in the Athletic Department at any time with any questions you may have.

Thank you!

Mr. Lombardi, Athletic Director (lombardit@npsk.org)
Mr. Hunt, Assistant Athletic Director (huntm@npsk.org)

Mr. Konopka, Athletic Trainer (konopkat@npsk.org)

Whaler Teams Social Media

Be sure to follow our individual teams on Instagram!

Winter Teams

Girls Basketball - @LadyWhalersBasketball

Boys Basketball - @NantucketBasketball

Girls Hockey - @NantucketEliteWomensPuck

Boys Hockey - @Nantucket_Whalers_Hockey
Swimming & Diving - @NHS.Varsity.SwimandDive

And our local Booster Club & Media Outlets!

Nantucket Booster Club - @ACKBoosterClub

Nantucket Current Sports - @CurrentSports

Inky Sports - @InkySports

Nantucket Sports Connection - @ACKSportsConnection

BTap! - @btap4k

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