UHS’s annual Gridiron Event is scheduled for Friday, August 23, 2013 at the UHS Athletics Complex. Doors open for spectators at 5pm, the intersquad scrimmages will start at 6pm.
The football boosters along with other UHS clubs and organizations will be hosting the concessions during the Gridiron event. Food items sold will include sandwiches and soft drinks, walking tacos, lemon shake-ups, and sweet tea. Decals and tickets for a 50/50 raffle will also be available.
Preferred Seating Season passes are now available for the 2013-2014 UHS Tiger Athletics season. Tickets can be purchased through UHS Athletics.
Preferred Seating Season Pass
The Preferred Seating Season Pass includes:
- Admission to McKinley Field varsity football games and soccer games with guaranteed preferred seating, and general seating at track events.
- Preferred seating is on the 50-yard line. These seats are not bleachers, they are individual, numbered stadium chairs with back support and arm rests.
There is no price change from last year!
- $35/ seat
- $25/ seat for senior citizens
- $30/ seat for USD #116 employees
To purchase tickets or for more information, please contact Athletics at 384-3533. The stadium seating chart can be found here.
Tiger Athletics is please to announce the 1st annual Sundae 5K, run and walk and the Sundae Junior 1K on Sunday, September 29, 2013.
Race day check-in begins at 7:00am at the UHS Athletics Complex, on Michigian Ave, just west of the concession area. Check-in will end at 7:45, with the race promptly beginning at 8am. The start line will be located at Washington and Broadway.
Proceeds from this event will go directly to the UHS athletic department and will be used to update the equipment in the UHS weight room. The upgrading of the weight room will contribute to giving our students and athletes a competitive advantage as they complete and strive to reach new heights in interscholastic sports and lifetime fitness.
The race will follow a scenic route through the state streets of Urbana, in and around Urbana High School. Water, fruit, and other health snacks will be available for the runners before and after the race. Post-race activities will also include tasty/healthy dessert treats such as sorbet and frozen yogurt.
For more information, or to register for the race, please contact the UHS Athletics department or find the event on Facebook.
Urbana School District #116 is pleased to introduce Matthew J. Stark as our new principal of Urbana High School. Mr. Stark started at UHS on July 1, 2013. He is replaced interim principal Joseph Wiemelt, who will resume a position at Central Office Administration. His appointment was confirmed by a vote of the Board of Education on Tuesday, March 12, 2013. Continue reading Meet UHS’s New Principal