Unit #40 Athletics

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Schedules and start times are available on the NFHS network. Also, please check out the EHS Athletic Schedules for more information regarding the dates and times for both home and away games.

Disclaimer: Some away games may be available for viewing. However, those games are streamed by those schools. Please check the NFHS website for more information regarding those games.

Sports Information for the 2022-2023 School Year
All students interested in participating in sports for the 2021-2022 school year must complete the forms in the Unit 40 athletic packet.  


It's never too early to start planning to be a collegiate athlete.  Please go to the NCAA Eligibility Center for more information or check out this video from  EHS Student Services

Success After High School
Several Effingham High School athletes, upon their graduation from EHS have had the opportunity to continue their careers in college. The following is a link to a list of EHS Athletes who have participated in their respective sport in college. This list is from 1991 to present day. The list includes the EHS athletes' name, graduation year, sport, and the college they attended.
EHS College Athletes

The Andrew Gobczynski Big Heart Foundation (AGBHF) is joining with St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital to offer a free electrocardiogram (EKG) screening to high school-aged athletes. This painless and harmless test can screen for possible cardiac abnormalities. The EKG will be read by a pediatric cardiologist from SIU who specializes in cardiac disease in patients under the age of 18. 

 Stay tuned for more information.