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Fall Preseason Parent Meeting Coming Soon

When:  Thursday, August 4, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. at Whitney M. Young Facilitator:  Rodney Russell, Athletic Director Mr. Russell will do a brief OHSAA presentation.  Coaches will do a longer breakout session detailing the specifics of our coordinated philosophy.  

Cameron Freeman

This young man is a sophomore at Whitney M. Young Leadership Academy.  He didn’t do anything physical at our school last year.  He was totally focused on getting A’s.  Academics are number one for him and that will not change, but he has started to come to football conditioning sessions.  More than once this summer

Volleyball Conditioning

Many conscientious Lady Warriors are giving up a little of their summer break to sweat themselves into condition to win this fall. We are hoping that the numbers increase.  Perhaps through word of mouth more girls will buy into our new system and philosophy. Good job ladies! Thank you Coach Scharf!  

Physicals for High School and Middle School Sports and Activities

Summer Physical Exam Schedule Morning – 9:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.: Afternoon – 1:15 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 26 – Lincoln West Tuesday, July 26 – Max Hayes Wednesday, July 27 – Glenville Wednesday, July 27 – Collinwood Thursday, July – 28 – John Hay Tuesday, August 2 – James F. Rhodes Tuesday,

Attention All Fall High School Warrior Athletes

Please come to conditioning as scheduled by you and your Fall Coach. For more information, call or text your coach. If you are new to Whitney M. Young, call or text me. Rodney Russell Athletic Director 216.548.2273


During Black History Month, on February 18, 2016, thanks to the Cleveland Browns and their Forum Series, our Warriors Football Team had a very special treat.  This was an opportunity to get out of the classroom.  It gave the team the opportunity to listen and to discuss real life situations.  They learned the Do’s and

Potential Football Prospect

Dae’lon Hairston is a 12th grader with a 3.5 GPA.  He is a very good Chess player.  He came in  second place in his weight class in the City Powerlifting Championships at J.F.K. in May.  Dae’lon loves to bowl, but we no longer offer Bowling. In a recent interview, He characterized himself as a logical

Reluctant Participant

Taysohn Kirksey is a young man who for 3 years had always claimed that he had other important things to do after school that also inhibited him from staying after school to do anything.  He was always off to the bus. We had always needed someone like him to help us shore up our offensive

Tennis Anyone?

Mrs. Wanda Wilkes, our current Cheerleader Advisor has decided to take our challenge and become our Varsity Girls Tennis Coach this year after about 10 young ladies signed up for it last March.  We can only hope now that those young ladies follow through, prepare during the summer and come on board this fall for something

A Rare Individual Worthy Of Any Leadership Award

Anthony Harris is an aspiring senior with a 4.5 GPA, whatever that is; takes post secondary classes at Tri-C in a program called High Tech Academy.  He is President of an Organization, Key Club International.  He is the first place finisher in the Rotary-4 Way International Speech Contest.  He is the leader of his class