WATERLOO, Ont. (July 13, 2015) – The 2015 men’s varsity soccer season will commence with tryouts to take place on August 15th.
Tryouts are open to all student-athletes interested in making the team and will be held on Alumni Field prior to training camp. Interested athletes should attend tryouts prepared with the required medical forms at 10:30 a.m. Tryouts will continue from 1:00-4:00 p.m. on the 15th.
IMPORTANT NOTE ABOUT MEDICAL INFORMATION:
- Incoming first year student athletes (including freshmen, transfer students, and Laurier students not in first year who have not participated in an interuniversity sport) are required to have completed by a physician, the Initial Health Assessment Form before he participates in an interuniversity sport, which includes the first try-out.
- Returning student athletes are required to complete the Veteran Athlete Health Assessment Form before he participates in an interuniversity sport, which includes the first try-out. This form updates the student athlete’s medical history over the past 12 months.
- Any athlete who has been prescribed with an asthma medication must have the prescribing physician compete the CCES - Abbreviated TUE Form (Therapeutic Use Exemption)
No athlete will be allowed to participate in the workouts until these forms are completed and submitted to the coaching staff. Please have them completed prior to arrival on September 8th to help ensure the sign-in process goes smoothly to allow for practice to begin promptly.
For first year student athletes, in the event that a medical cannot be arranged with your family doctor, please contact MARIO HALAPIR and there will be arrangements made to have a doctor at Wilfrid Laurier conduct the physical assessment. Please be aware that there is a charge for completing this process.