Updated Policy for Spectators:
Varsity Football: 2 spectators per Hershey Senior Band Member, Cheerleaders and Football Players. No away spectators. (Live streamed)
JV Football & Cheerleading: 2 spectators per student athlete for both home & visiting teams
Jr. High Football: 2 spectators per student athlete for both home & visiting teams
Soccer: 2 spectators per student athlete for both home & visiting teams
Field Hockey: 2 spectators per student athlete for both home & visiting teams
Jr. High Cross Country: 2 spectators per student athlete for both home & visiting teams
Volleyball: 2 spectators per student athlete for both home & visiting teams. (Live streamed)
Below is the link for our Home Girls Volleyball Games:
_____________________________________________________________________________________________________Below is the link for Friday, October 30th, Football Game vs Bishop McDevitt at Hershey High School. Game time 7:00pm:_________________________________________________________________________________________
DTSD Approves a Health and Safety Plan for Athletics
The Derry Township School District Health and Safety Plan for Athletics plan was developed based on the guidance and recommendations from various federal, state, and local governments including but not limited to The Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the Pennsylvania Department of Health (PA DOH), as well as the National Federation of State High School Associations (NHFS) and the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletics Association (PIAA). The recommendations set forth in the health and safety plan will be adjusted as needed as new information becomes available in order to decrease the risk of exposure for our coaches, staff, athletes, and spectators. Click here for review the details of the plan.
Questions and concerns with regard to the Athletic Health and Safety Plan should be directed to:
Derry Township School District
717.534.2510 ext. 2277__________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________Sports Physicals: Sports Physicals, offered at the school, for the winter & spring seasons will be held on Monday, November, 9, 2020, from 6:00-8:00pm. You need a new sports physical every school year & it must be completed after June 1st, 2020. The new updated PIAA Physical Packet is available online. These sports physicals will be for both winter & spring athletes but winter athletes wll take priority. The PIAA Physical is available online. If you want to have your physical on this date, please call the athletic office at 717-531-2205 or email Linda O'Connor at firstname.lastname@example.org. You must have an appointment & all paperwork must be completed & signed before you arrive. The cost is $22 & we will accept cash or a check made out to DTSD.Copies of necessary paperwork will be available in the Athletic Office or Athletic Training Room, or you can get it online.If you have any questions, please call the Athletic Office at 717-531-2205 or email Linda O'Connor at email@example.com.This is the link for the PIAA physical paperwork: DTSD Physical Packet
Hershey High School is now selling Athletic apparel on line. Click on this website for details.Online Gear: Click here to order online gear to support the Hershey Girls Basketball Team.OverviewDerry Township School District believes that sports not only offer students the opportunity to take part in an activity they enjoy, but also provide students many lifelong benefits such as character development, goal setting, and friendships.
Athletics also teach participants lessons in teamwork, discipline, leadership, and overcoming adversity. As such, the District offers an array of athletic programs for high school and middle school students.GovernanceThe Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA) and the Mid Penn Conference (MPC) govern Derry Township School District’s athletic programs.The PIAA is responsible for overall organization, development, and direction of the interscholastic athletic programs of Pennsylvania while the MPC, which is comprised of 31 central-Pennsylvania school districts, is responsible for fostering, developing, and promoting athletic relationships between member schools .
Fall Sports Winter Sports Spring SportsFootballGolfSoccer - Boys
Soccer - GirlsTennis - Girls
Basketball - BoysBasketball - GirlsCheerleadingVarsity, JV, Junior HighSwimming and DivingWrestlingVarsity, JV, Junior HighCheerleadingBaseball
Volleyball - GirlsJunior High