MLWGS will be on a 2-hour delayed opening on Wednesday, January 17, 2024. Stayed tuned for updates.


Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School sponsors a wide variety of varsity and junior varsity sports teams for both boys and girls, where over 95% of student-athletes earned All-Academic status with a grade point average of 3.0 or better. We compete on the Virginia High School League (VHSL) 3B-Region, Colonial District, and we also regularly compete against many local schools, such as Douglas Freeman, Deep Run, Glen Allen, JR Tucker, Hermitage, and Mills Godwin, Hanover, and Powhatan.

Sporting Event Tickets:  The athletics department has implemented the purchasing of tickets through GoFan.  This will be for all home events.  The link for all events that charge can be found on and click on the home event to purchase the ticket.  Ticketing for all sporting events will be completely online starting April 10, 2023

VHSL Athletic Calendar  VHSL Forms -scanned in as a completed one-page PDF file to the Activities Director.   
Student-Athlete Concussion Policy 4090 and Concussion Management Guidelines Policy 4090-R

VCU Health/Sports Medicine

If additional information is needed contact our Activities Director or use the sports links below to contact the coach.

Fall Sports    

 Team  First Practice  Location
Cross Country, Boys July 31, 2023


 Byrd Park
Cross Country, Girls July 31, 2023


 Byrd Park
Field Hockey, Varsity July 31, 2023, 8:30am-10:30am Maggie Walker Athletic Field
Field Hockey, JV July 31, 2023, 8:30am-10:30am Maggie Walker Athletic Field
Golf, Varsity July 24, 2023, 9:00am  Belmont Country Club
Volleyball, Boys Varsity, Connor Dixon, July 31, 2023, 1:00-3:00pm Maggie Walker Gym
Volleyball, Boys JV, Kody Tingler July 31, 2023, 7:00pm-8:45pm Maggie Walker Gym
Volleyball, Girls JV, Gregory Knight July 31, 2023, 3:30pm-5:15pm Maggie Walker Gym
Volleyball, Girls V, John Feeney July 31, 2023, 5:15-7:000pm Maggie Walker Gym
 Christy Turnbow Sports Medicine (Athletic Trainer) 804-840-1146

Winter Sports

 Team  First Practice  Location
Basketball, Boys Varsity, Rickey Barefoot November 8, 2023; 6:00am  MW Gymnasium
Basketball, Boys, Sean Taylor November 8, 2023: 330-530 MW Gymnasium
Basketball, Girls Varsity, Speedy Baughman November 8, 2023: 530-730  MW Gymnasium
Basketball, Girls JV, TBA November 8, 2023; 530-730  MW Gymnasium
Dance Team, Kim Forquer November 8, 2023  MW Gymnasium
Indoor Track, Boys Jim Holdren November 8, 2023  MW Track
Indoor Track, Girls  Deborah Snagg November 8, 2023  MW Track
Swimming, Boys, Deanna Gulick November 8, 2023 645am-8am  Swansboro Pool
Swimming, Girls, Heather Kemmerly November 8, 2023 645-8am  Swansboro Pool
Wrestling, Varsity            Don Blanton November 8, 2023 330-530pm  MW Wrestling Room
 Christy Turnbow Sports Medicine (Athletic Trainer)  804-840-1146

Spring Sports

 Team  First Practice  Location
Baseball, Varsity, Dan Brown February 20, 2024, 3:30pm-5:30pm Chandler Middle  School
Outdoor Track, Boys Jim Holdren February 20, 2024 3:30pm-5:30pm  MWGS Track
Outdoor Track, Girls, Deborah Snagg February 20, 2024 3:30pm-5:30pm  MWGS Track
Tennis, Boys Varsity, David Caravatti February 20, 2024 3:30pm-5:30pm  MWGS Courts
Tennis, Girls Varsity, Matthew Ruskan February 20, 2024 3:30pm-5:30pm  Battery Park
Soccer, Boys Varsity, Laurent Beausergent February 20, 2024  MWGS Field
Soccer, Boys JV, Garrett Braun February 20, 2024  MWGS Field
Soccer, Girls Varsity, Lucas Veale February 20, 2024 Virginia Union Field
Soccer, Girls JV, February 20, 2024 Virginia Union Field
Softball, Varsity, Diamond Jones February 20, 2024


Virginia Union University
 Christy Turnbow Sports Medicine (Athletic Trainer)  804-840-1146

Class of 2023 on Senior NCAA Athletic Signing Day below: