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Staples Parents


Staples Varsity Boy's Team 2017-2018

FOR STAPLES PARENTS.

How much does it cost?  

  • The squash program is partially subsidized by WPS 
  • For the 2018 -2019 season, the player fee was $700 plus a $300 facility surcharge non-Intensity squash members
  • Fees cover squash coaching, matches, league fees and transportation to practice, and court access.
  • There will be a separate fee for those attending Nationals

How many Staples teams will be competing?  

  • 6 teams - Boys Varsity, Boys JV, Girls Varsity, and Girls JV and two Club teams
  • 8 players on each Varsity team and 8 players on each JV team. 

ARE THERE CUTS? 

  • We have limited court capacity but will try to accommodate as many players as possible

I didn’t get an email that I know other parents got. What do I do?

  • If you complete the PARENT registration setting yourself up as parent for your player, you will get the emails you need
  • Fill out this registration. Make sure that you use the same SportsEngine id that you signed your player up with, that way you can declare yourself a 'guardian'.

WHAT EQUIPMENT OR GEAR DO I NEED?

How are teams managed?  

  • Squash is managed using a ladder system with the top player on each team being number one
  • Players have the opportunity to challenge other players above them on the ladder

What’s the time commitment?  

  • The season runs from after Thanksgiving to the February recess
  • You will be assigned practice squads 
  • There will usually be one match per week during the season for each player. On those days, there is no practice for that team. Detailed calendar information will be on 203squash.org

Where is it?

How do I sign up?

  • Register on 203 Squash.  Register now.
  • You will have to complete a medical permission form and submit that to Staples.
  • To be eligible to tryout, all players must have registered with 203 Squash, and completed a registration and filed a health form with the Staples Athletic department.  Boys Squash on Staples Athletics. Girls Squash on Staples Athletics.
  • Fees will be charged at the beginning of the season. You will be invoiced fees through the 203 website.
  • Players will only be allowed to try out once they are approved by Staples Athletics.

How do I try out?

  • Once a player has successfully registered for Staples Squash, they will attend tryouts on November the 4th, 10th and 16th.
  • Rosters will be selected the week before Thanksgiving.
  • Check the calendar for tryout details.

How do I get to practice?

  • A bus will leave at 2:30 pm every day that practice is taking place to take players from the Staples Athletics Department to Intensity.

Is there transportation to matches?

  • Transportation is not provided to matches