Winter Athletics Information

Hello Essex Tech Community,

Essex Tech offers an Interscholastic Athletic Program in several sports and competes in the Commonwealth Athletic Conference. Below is a list of sports that are offered in the winter. Winter sports start on November 27th, 2017. A mandatory winter sports meeting for parents/ guardians will be held on Monday, December 4th at 6:00 pm in the main cafe.

Winter Athletic Programs: 
Boys Basketball (varsity, JV, frosh)
Girls Basketball (varsity, JV, frosh)
Indoor Track (boys & girls, CAL)
Winter Cheerleading (varsity)
Boys Hockey (varsity, JV)
Girls Hockey (co-op B.F.)
Wrestling
Gymnastics (NEC)
Swimming (co-op w/ Peabody)

The winter athletic season will begin very soon. We are always interested in finding new athletes. Please understand that a commitment to a high school athletic program is 5 – 6 days each week. Practices are held after school every day and sometimes on weekends. Late buses are provided for athletes at 4:00 pm and 5:45 p.m. on school days. If you are interested in participating in a winter sport you should act fast!

In order to begin practice/tryouts for any winter sport you must REGISTER on our website:

  • http://ma.8to18.com/essextech
  • Just click on the “Registration” tab at the top and follow the directions
  • Pay a $25 user fee online through the registration process
  • When you are prompted to enter a student ID number
  • Scan and email a copy of the students last physical exam directly to the Athletic Department ([email protected]). In order to tryout or participate in sports students must have a current physical (within the last 13 months) on file throughout the season.

IMPORTANT: TRYOUTS

Boys Basketball: Head Coach – Juan Juan: [email protected]
Tryouts will be held on November 27th – 29th (possibly longer). Tryouts will take place in the Essex Tech Gymnasium 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm (all levels 9-12). Your registration must be completed online and proof of having a physical within the last 13 months is needed in order to tryout.

Girls Basketball: Head Coach – Deb O’Reilly: [email protected]
Tryouts will be held on November 27th – 29th. Tryouts will take place in the Essex Tech Gymnasium. Freshmen 2:45 – 3:45pm, 10th -12th graders 3:30 – 5:45pm. Your registration must be completed online and proof of having a physical within the last 13 months is needed in order to tryout.

Boys Ice Hockey: Head Coach – Mike Geary: [email protected]
Tryouts will be held on November 27th – 29th (possibly longer). Tryouts will take place at the Essex Sports Center from 3:00 – 5:10 pm. Hockey tryouts will be closed to the public. Only student-athletes and coaches will be allowed in the rink. Your registration must be completed online and proof of having a physical within the last 13 months is needed in order to tryout.

Girls Ice Hockey (Co-op – host school Bishop Fenwick): Head Coach – Doug Anderson: Practice will start on November 27th at 3:15 pm. Practice will take place at the Hockeytown rink in Saugus. Your registration must be completed online and proof of having a physical within the last 13 months is needed in order to tryout. If you have any question please email John O’Rourke [email protected].

Gymnastics: Head Coach -Janelle Jackson: [email protected]
Tryouts will be held on November 27th – 29th. Tryouts will take place in the Alumni Gymnasium. Your registration must be completed online and proof of having a physical within the last 13 months is needed in order to tryout.

Indoor Track (boys and girls): Head Coach – Chris Roumeliotis: [email protected]:
The season will start on November 27th. Practice will take place at the Essex Tech Indoor Track/Fitness room. Your registration must be completed online and proof of having a physical within the last 13 months is needed in order to tryout.

Cheering: Head Coach – Melissa McCular: [email protected]
Tryouts will be held on November 27th – 29th from 3:00 pm-5:30 pm. Tryouts will take place in the Main
Cafe. Your registration must be completed online and proof of having a physical within the last 13 months is needed in order to tryout. Athletes may contact Coach McCular by email: [email protected]

Swimming (Co-op host school Peabody HS): Head Coach Maureen Shea: First day of practice is Nov 27th at the Peabody YMCA from 3:00 – 4:30 pm. Essex Tech will provide transportation for all athletes to the Peabody Y after school. Students are responsible for arranging for a ride home from the Peabody Y after practice every day. If you have any question please email the Head Coach Maureen Shea [email protected]

Wrestling: Head Coach – Rich Chouinard: [email protected]
Tryouts will be held on November 27th – 29th. Tryouts will take place in the Alumni Gymnasium. Your registration must be completed online and proof of having a physical within the last 13 months is needed in order to tryout.

 

Under no circumstances will an athlete be allowed to play or practice without these items turned in:

  • Online registration completed by November 27th, 2017
  • User fee paid online through the registration process
  • Current Physical Exam within the last 13 months

If you have any other questions, please call the school and leave a message on my voicemail (978) 304-4700 Ext 3012 or email me at [email protected]. I will get back to you as soon as possible.

See you on November 27th!

Farah Lalli M.Ed, CAGS
Director of Athletics