Office of Athletics


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Posted: Jan. 23, 2017

The Office of Athletics provides leadership and direction for the interscholastic athletic program by supporting administrators, athletic directors, and coaches in their efforts to provide a quality athletic program for student athletes attending Baltimore County Public Schools. The Office of Athletics works cohesively with all stakeholder groups to ensure that each interscholastic athletic opportunity positively impacts the social, emotional, physical, and educational development of all student athletes while emphasizing the primary importance of integrity and academic excellence.

  • Enhances and monitors academic achievement of student athletes by providing a safe, equitable, and comprehensive interscholastic program of the highest integrity.
  • Monitors, maintains, and supports county-wide expectations for appropriate student athlete behaviors related to citizenship in the classroom and sportsmanship in athletic events.
  • Additionally the Office of Athletics provides opportunities for females and students with disabilities to participate in interscholastic athletics by offering a comprehensive range of activities.
  • Provides opportunities for coaches to attain “highly qualified” requirements by encouraging their participation in the NFHS Fundamentals of Coaching education course.
Michael Sye, CMAA
Lynette Mitzel, CMAA
Brad Kressman
Resource Teacher – Allied Sports Program
Pat Marston
Administrative Secretary
Fax: 410-238-2035
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