Camden Hills first-week fall practice schedules unveiled
Rockport — The start of the 2012-13 school year is in sight for Camden Hills Regional High School students, meaning tryouts and practices for Windjammer fall athletic squads are around the corner.
The following are preseason practice schedule times and venues for student-athletes for Monday through Friday, Aug. 13-18:
Football — Monday, Aug. 13, 3 to 8 p.m.; Tuesday, Aug. 14, 5 to 8 p.m.; Wednesday through Friday, Aug. 15-17, 8 to 11 a.m. and 4 to 7 p.m.; and Saturday, Aug. 18, 9:30 a.m. to noon. The coach is Steve Wadsworth, who can reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Field hockey — Monday through Thursday, Aug. 13-16, 5 to 7 p.m.; and Friday, Aug. 17, 3 to 5 p.m. The coach is Jan Holmes-Jackson, who can reached via email email@example.com.
Girls soccer — Monday, Aug. 13, 7:30 to 10 a.m.; Tuesday and Wednesday, Aug. 14-15, 7:30 to 10 a.m. and 6 to 7:30 p.m.; and Thursday and Friday, Aug. 16-17, to be announced. The coach is Meredith Messer, who can be reached via email at Meredith_Messer@fivetowns.net.
Boys soccer — Monday through Friday, Aug. 13-17, 8 to 9:30 a.m. and 4 to 6 p.m. The coach is Ryan Hurley, who can reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cross country — Monday through Friday, Aug. 13-17, 5 to 7 p.m. The coach is Becky Flanagan, who can reached via email at email@example.com.
Golf — Tuesday, Aug. 14, 9 to 11:30 a.m. at Goose River Golf Club in Rockport; and Wednesday through Friday, Aug. 15-17, 5 to 7 p.m. at the Samoset Resort Golf Course in Rockport. The coach is Mark Wallace, who can be reached via email at Mark_Wallace@fivetowns.net.
Mountain biking practices will be the first day of school on Thursday, Aug. 30 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. The coach is Casey Leonard, who can be reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Practice dates and times for the sailing team have yet to be determined.
Athletic director Steve Alex said Five-Town policy requires student-athletes to have a physical examination on file before participating in athletic activity or obtain written permission from the students primary care physician for the upcoming school year only.
For incoming freshmen and new students to Camden Hills, a physical exam needs to be dated Jan 1, 2012 or later. Additional forms that are required are posted on the school's athletic webstie and need to be turned in on the first day of fall tryouts.
Additionally, Alex reminds student-athletes that the school's substance abuse policy, for those who plan to participate in a sport at any point during the upcoming school year, goes into affect Aug. 13, regardless of when a student joins a Windjammer team.
For more information, call Alex at 236-7800, extension 414.
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