SOUTH PAULDING HIGH SCHOOL

SPHS Basketball Tryout Information

* All Players must attend tryouts.


SPHS BASKETBALL TRYOUT DATES

SPHS GIRLS: 

Tryouts will be held 3 days. Monday Oct 22-24th 345-5pm.

No one will be allowed in the gym during tryouts.  We need 100% of your player's attention.

See Link above for the SPARTAN ONLINE FORMS needed for Tryout

RankOne Sports/Online Forms

All forms required for athletic participation can now be filled out and submitted online through the RankOne Sports website.

These forms include:

*Athletic Participation, Insurance & Consent Form
* High School Athletic Responsibility Acknowledgement Form
* Exam Form
* Physical History
* Clearance to Participate
* GHSA Concussion Form

* Summer Medical Form

Please make sure all of these forms are completed and returned to the appropriate person prior to the start of athletics practices. Our first practice is Oct 30th, and must have everything complete and turned in by Oct 13th. If you are in a fall sport everything is already done.

CRITERIA
  • ACADEMICALLY ELIGIBLE - Students must meet all GHSA eligibility requirements as well as stay on track in classes.
  • FUNDAMENTAL BASKETBALL SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE OF THE GAME
  • COACHABILITY - Ability to listen and follow the instructions of the coaches.
  • ATTITUDE AND WORK ETHIC - Positive attitude and a team player.  Good work ethic and willingness to put the team above self.  Our athletes must be willing to commit the time it takes to become a better ball player.
  • BEHAVIOR - Positive behavior representing the school, team and self.  This includes in school, at basketball and outside of school.  Our athletes should be positive role modes for the community.

PRACTICE AND PLAYING TIME
High School Athletics is not recreational ball.  Selection to the team does not guarantee playing time.  Playing time is based on effort and performance in PRACTICE and games.

ACTIVITY FEE
Everyone who makes the team will be responsible for a $_____ activity fee.  You may choose to pay the $____ or you may choose to sell a fundraising sign to cover the cost.  Fees are due by _______________.

FUNDRAISERS
Fundraising is a part of high school athletics.  We need money for uniforms, field equipment and field improvements.  Our goal is to provide a positive experience for your basketball players.  Everyone on the team is expected to participate in ALL fundraising activities.  Fundraising does not guarantee selection to the team or playing time.  Fundraising is done for the program.