Boys Varsity Soccer
HERNDON HIGH SCHOOL BOYS SOCCER – SPRING 2017
Varsity Head Coach: Guillermo Tolaba
JV Head Coach: Andhy Retamal
Goalkeeper's Coach: Aidan Vigil
Assistant Coach: John Grizzard
TRYOUT GUIDELINES 2017
Length of Tryout Period
February 20th to February 24th
3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Hutchinson Turf Field
If fields are closed due to snow, Tryouts will take place in the Gym at HHS. For indoor tryouts players need indoor shoes or tennis shoes and dress warmly as some exercises will be performed on the track.
Cuts will be made Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
Each player will personally be addressed by a member of the coaching staff as to their status in the program.
Criteria Used to Select the Team
All juniors and seniors must try out for Varsity, as well as any underclassman that are suggested to try out by the coaching staff. Seniors who do not make the Varsity squad will be cut. If a junior does not make the Varsity squad, he will be placed on the JV squad at the coaching staff’s discretion.
Freshman and sophomores will be trying out for JV squad unless told otherwise.
Number of Players to be selected (subject to change)
Practice Commitments if a Student Makes the Program
Players are expected to be at all practices and games from the start of the season on.
Practices: Monday - Friday 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Hutchison Turf (subject to change)
Any conflicts with practices must be discussed with coaches prior to tryouts.
Players must attend every game, no exceptions.
Must be passing 5 classes. Players will be put on probation and placed in mandatory study hall until grades are raised.
A student is not permitted to participate in tryouts while serving an out of school suspension. Local school extracurricular participation policies are in effect.
All forms must be turned into the Athletic Trainers' Office than February 17th. Coaches will receive a list of eligible players Friday, Feb 17th after school. If student is not on the eligible list, he will not be able to tryout unless he receives a signed permission from the athletic trainer. Required Forms include: physical exam, emergency card, participation policy form, and concussion test.
Tryouts are open and available to all students that meet the VHSL eligibility criteria.
If a student is going to miss tryouts due to extenuating circumstances, e.g., extended sport season, sickness, injury, or another compelling reason, he must have prior approval of the coaching staff and the director of students’ activities (DSA).
Students planning on trying out please fill up this form to help the Athletic Training personnel file your documents/forms.