Athletics and Activities


Tom Hack, Athletic Director; email at: 

Cardington features the following Varsity Sports


Fall Sports Schedule

Football     Golf

Girls Volleyball

Boys and Girls Cross Country



Winter Sports Schedule

Boys and Girls Basketball


Boys and Girls Bowling



Spring Sports Schedule

Boys and Girls Track



Free Sports Physical Information for the 2019-2020 School Year

Once again FREE sports physicals will be available to Morrow County students in grades 7-12. Physicals will be available at the following locations on the dates listed from 4-6pm.  You can access the 2019-2020 form here.

Thursday, May 16 at MCH Primary Care Northfield Medical, 6519 U.S. Hwy. 42, Mt. Gilead, OH 43338

Tuesday, May 21 at MCH Primary Care Mt. Gilead, 900 Meadow Dr., Mt. Gilead, Ohio 43337

Wednesday May 22 at MCH Primary Care Cardinal Center, 73 Sportsman’s Dr., Marengo, Ohio 43334

Cardington Girls Advance to the District Final!

The Lady Pirates advance to the District final against Amanda-Clearcreek Friday, March 1st at Ohio Dominican. Game time is 8:30 pm. Pre-Sale tickets can be purchased at the High School office during school hours (7:15am-2:30pm) Wed. Thur. and Friday. Cost is $7.00 per ticket, Cardington schools retain $2 of every ticket sale, so please help the athletic department by purchasing your ticket through the school!

Directions to Ohio Dominican

Cardington Boys Basketball Sectional Information and Bracket

The Varsity Boys (13 seed) will play Ridgedale (5 seed) in their first sectional game on February 26th at Ridgedale
Game time is 7pm
Admission is $6 for adults and $5 for students, only Central District passes will be accepted.

Cardington Girls Basketball Sectional Information and Bracket

The Lady Pirates (3 seed) will play the winner of the North Union (20 seed) Bishop Ready (8 seed) game in their first sectional game at home on Saturday, February 23 at 1pm. (Please note that the time listed on the bracket is incorrect)
Admission is $6 for Adults and $5 for Students, only Central District passes will be accepted.

Mandatory Preseason Parent Meeting

A MANDATORY Preseason Parent Meeting For ALL SPRING Athletes will be held on Monday, February 25th in the Auditorium for High School and Jr. High athletes and their parent/guardian at 6pm.

Sudden Cardiac Arrest Required Videos and Documents for Coaches, Parents and Athletes

Lindsay’s Law for Coaches Video

Required Coaches Information

Coaches Signature Page

Lindsay’s Law for Parents Video

Lindsay’s Law Parent and Athlete Handout

Parent and Athlete Signature Page

Dates for FREE 2018-2019 Sports Physical Exams for Morrow County Students 

Thursday, May 17:  4 to 7 p.m., MCH Primary Care Northfield

Tuesday, May 22:  4 to 7 p.m., MCH Primary Care Mt. Gilead

Wednesday, May 23: 4 to 7 p.m., MCH Primary Care Cardinal Center

These sports physicals are not meant to replace regular or as needed visits to your primary care provider, and are intended for students attending Northmor, Cardington, Mt. Gilead, Gilead Christian, and Highland schools in the 2018-2019 school year.  2018-2019 Forms will be available in the Athletic Directors office, the 5-8th grade office, high school office and on the website when they become available.

2018-2019 Physical Form


Season Pass Rates

Athletic Handbook

Eligibility Information (Academic Eligibility) (OHSAA Eligibility)

Knox Morrow Athletic Conference (Beginning Play in 2017)

Cardington FFA

Cardington Marching Pirates