2017 Winter Sports Try Out Information

Sun, 10/22/2017 - 9:35am

2017 Winter Sports Information

The winter sports season begins on November 15th.
All 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th graders planning on trying out for a Winter Sport must have a 2.0 GPA with no more than one failing grade for the 1st marking period.

All 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th graders will need the following:

Current physical: Howard County policy requires every athlete to have a physical exam dated after April 1, 2017 in order to try out for any high school sport for the school year 2017-2018.

River Hill High School Boosters are offering Sports Physicals.   For information and registration, see:  http://www.riverhill.org/

Athletic Participation form.
Copy of Birth Certificate. One time item. If the student has played a sport before, this is already on file.
Proof of residency. This may be a BGE bill, phone bill, etc.
Sudden Cardiac Arrest form.
Concussion Information Sheet
Concussion Release Form (if tested)

You can download all forms on the RHHS website: www.rhhs.hcpss.org

All student athletes must be insured.
It is strongly recommended to have concussion testing prior to the first practice. Concussion testing is good for 2 years.

All outstanding student obligations must be rectified prior to November 15th tryouts for all perspective student-athletes.

The Winter Sports Information Night will be held on Thursday, November 9th @ 5:00 pm in the Auditorium. One parent or guardian of each winter student-athlete is expected to attend.

The following is a list of all winter head coaches and their email addresses. Please refer all questions to the coaches, and do not mail information to the school. It may get misplaced.

Sport Coach Email Start Time Location
Allied Soccer Kelley Pfefferkorn kelley_pfefferkorn@hcpss.org Practice will begin in early December TBA
Cheerleading Katie Hyrowski coachkatiecarpenter@gmail.com November 15th Cafeteria
Boys Basketball Matt Graves matthew_graves@hcpss.org November 15th Main Gym
Girls Basketball Teresa Waters teresa_waters@hcpss.org November 15th Aux Gym
Indoor Track Paul Hugus paul_hugus@hcpss.org November 15th Track
Wrestling Kevin Cannon kevin_cannon@hcpss.org November 15th Wrestling Room

Concussion Testing will be held in the Media Center computer lab under the direction of our Athletic Trainer, Daquan Ellington.

Email DQ with questions at dellington@pivotphysicaltherapy.com.