Thanksgiving Football Game Change

Due to the forcast of extreme weather conditions on Thanksgiving morning, the Varsity Football Game vs Northeast has been changed.   The game will now be played on Wednesday evening, 11/21.   Game time is 6:30 pm

11/23/2018 10:00 AM

Registration for WINTER SPORTS is now OPEN! In order to tryout for a winter sport you MUST register online by 11/25/18 and have an updated physical (within the last 13 months) on file in the athletic office.

For more information please refer to the Winter Sports Letter located on the left hand-side of this page under announcements.

11/30/2018 3:23 AM

News and Announcements

2018 Winter Sports Letter

ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT

ESSEX NORTH SHORE AGRICULTURAL AND TECHNICAL SCHOOL


 

Hello ENSATS;

 

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 Monday, November 26th, 2018. Once teams have been selected there will be a winter sports meeting for parents/guardians on Tuesday, December 4th at 6:00 pm in the main cafe.

 

Winter    

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.Fenwick, v, jv)  

Wrestling (varsity)

Gymnastics (varsity) League-NEC

Swimming (co-op w/ Peabody, v/jv)

 

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 on weekends, vacations, and sometimes on holidays if necessary.  Late buses are provided for athletes at 4:00 pm and 5:45 p.m. on school days. Students must sign up for the late bus online before 9:30 am. Students are responsible for their own transportation for scheduled night and weekend practices.  

 

If you are interested in participating in a winter sport you should register immediately.

 

In order to tryout/practice for a winter sport you must REGISTER on our website:

 

  • http://ma.8to18.com/essextech

  • Click on the “Registration” tab at the top and follow the directions.

  • Please note when registering you must open each document and check off at the bottom that you have read and agree to the rules and policy set in place.

  • Pay a $100 user fee online through the registration process. Payment directions for FREE or REDUCED user fees are listed below.

  • When you are prompted to enter a student ID number please enter 11111 in the box if you are unsure of the student’s ID number.

  • Scan and email a copy of the student’s last physical exam directly to the Athletic Department (flalli@essextech.net or jlynch@essextech.net).  In order to try out or participate in sports students must have a current physical (within the last 13 months) on file throughout the season.

  • Full reimbursement will be given to any student-athlete who does not make the team or decides not to play prior to the first competition.

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: TRYOUTS AND HEAD COACHES INFORMATION

 

Boys Basketball: Head Coach – Juan Juan: jjuan@essextech.net

Tryouts will be held on November 26th - 28th from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm and on the 29th and 30th from 2:45 - 4:45 pm. Tryouts will take place in the Essex Tech Gymnasium (all levels 9-12). Your registration must be completed online, user fee paid and proof of having a physical within the last 13 months is needed (throughout the season) in order to tryout/participate.

 

*Pre-season open gym will take place at Essex Tech from 5:00 pm  - 7:00 pm on the following Sunday’s: 10/28, 11/4, 11/11, and 11/18.

 

Girls Basketball: Head Coach - Greg O’Brien: gobrien@essextech.net

Tryouts will be held on November 26th - 28th from 2:45 pm - 4:45 pm and on the 29th and 30th from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm .Tryouts will take place in the Essex Tech Gymnasium (all levels 9-12). Your registration must be completed online, user fee paid and proof of having a physical within the last 13 months is needed (throughout the season) in order to tryout/participate.

 

*Pre-season open gym will take place at Essex Tech from 5:00 pm  - 7:00 pm on the following Sunday’s: 10/28, 11/4, 11/11, and 11/18.

 

Boys Ice Hockey: Head Coach - Mike Geary: mgeary79@comcast.net

Tryouts will be held on November 26th - 28th (possibly longer).  Tryouts will take place at the Essex Sports Center from 3:00 pm - 5:10 pm (freshmen and sophomore 3 pm - 4 pm and juniors and seniors from 4:00 pm - 5:10 pm). Hockey tryouts will be closed to the public. Only student-athletes and coaches will be allowed in the rink.  Essex Tech will provide transportation to and from the rink after school.  Your registration must be completed online, user fee paid and proof of having a physical within the last 13 months is needed (throughout the season) in order to tryout/participate.

 

*Preseason open skates are listed below and will take place at the Essex Sports Center in Middleton from 3:00 pm - 4:20 pm. A permission slip and rink waiver must be signed and returned to the athletic office or main office in order to participate.

Monday: 10/29, 11/5, 11/12

Thursdays: 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15

 

Girls Ice Hockey (Co-op team - host school Bishop Fenwick): Head Coach - Doug Anderson: AFA2anderson@gmail.com phone: 781.599.0250 and Asst. Coach -John O’Rourke: bfgirlshockey@aol.com.

 

There will be a girls hockey meeting for student-athletes on Wednesday, November 7th at 2:00 pm in the main cafe. An announcement will be made dismissing students from class.

 

Practice will start on November 26th at 3:50 pm at Hockey Town in Saugus. Student-athletes are encouraged to carpool with each other to practice with parent/guardian consent. Depending on numbers Essex Tech may be able to provide transportation to the rink for practices that take place directly after school on Monday’s, Wednesday’s, and Thursday’s. There will be no practice on Friday’s except for 12/21 and 1/25.  Starting on Tuesday 12/4 the girl's team will practice at the Essex rink every Tuesday from 4 - 5:10 pm. Transportation to the Essex rink will be available if necessary. Your registration must be completed online, user fee paid and proof of having a physical within the last 13 months is needed (throughout the season) in order to tryout/participate.

 

The girls may also keep their hockey bags in the concession stand located near the gymnasium during the school day if necessary.

 

*Pre-season open skates will take place at the McVann -O’Keefe rink in Peabody on the following days   and times: Saturday’s from 8:00 - 9:00 pm on 11/3, 11/10, 11/117

Tuesday’s from 9:00 - 10:00 pm on 11/6, 11/13, 11/20

 

Girls Hockey: Schedule for the first week of practice

  • 11/26:  3:50 pm Hockey Town in Saugus

  • 11/27: 5:45 am McVann O’Keefe in Peabody

  • 11/28: 4:10 pm scrimmage HockeyTown Saugus

  • 11/29: 3:35 pm practice Hockey Town Saugus

  • 11/30: OFF

 

Gymnastics: Head Coach -Janelle Jackson: janelle@cts-designs.com

Tryouts will be held on November 26th - 28th. Tryouts will take place in Alumni Gymnasium from 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm. Your registration must be completed online, user fee paid and proof of having a physical within the last 13 months is needed (throughout the season) in order to tryout/participate.

 

Indoor Track (boys and girls): Head Coach - Chris Roumeliotis: croumeliotis@essextech.net and Dan Verrington:dverrigton@gmail.com:

The season will start on November 26th. Practice will take place at the Essex Tech indoor track/fitness room from 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm. Your registration must be completed online, user fee paid and proof of having a physical within the last 13 months is needed (throughout the season) in order to tryout/participate.  

 

Note that practices will take place on the indoor track, outdoor track, fitness room and outside on campus. As long as the weather permits (it is not raining hard, snowing, or freezing temperatures) training may take place outside and student-athletes are EXPECTED to bring the appropriate clothing to practice according to the weather.

 

Cheering: Head Coach – Melissa McCular: melis3180@msn.com or Essextechcheer@gmail.com.

Tryouts will be held on November 26th - 28th from 3:00 pm-5:30 pm. Tryouts will take place in the Main

Cafe. Your registration must be completed online, user fee paid and proof of having a physical within the last 13 months is needed (throughout the season) in order to tryout/participate.

 

Swimming/Diving (Co-op team -  Host school Peabody HS): Head Coach Maureen Shea: swimfamily6@hotmail.com.

 

The head coach, Maureen Shea and Director of Athletics, Farah Lalli will be holding a mandatory meeting for all student-athletes interested in swimming /diving on Tuesday, November 6th at 2:00 pm in the main cafe.  An announcement will be made dismissing students from class.

 

The first day of practice is Nov 26th at the Lynnfield/Peabody YMCA from 3:00 - 4:30 pm. Students are encouraged to carpool with each other to practice Monday - Friday with parent/guardian consent.  Depending on numbers Essex Tech may be able to provide transportation for student-athletes to the Peabody Y after school for practice. Students are responsible for arranging for a ride home from the Lynnfield/Peabody Y after practice every day throughout the season. Your registration must be completed online, user fee paid and proof of having a physical within the last 13 months is needed (throughout the season) in order to tryout/participate.

 

If you have any question please email the Head Coach, Maureen Shea:swimfamily6@hotmail.com or the Director of Athletics, Farah Lalli: flalli@essextech.net.

 

Wrestling: Head Coach - Rich Chouinard: Rchouinardessextech.net

Tryouts will be held on November 26th - 28th. Tryouts will take place in the Alumni Gymnasium from 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm. Your registration must be completed online, user fee paid and proof of having a physical within the last 13 months is needed (throughout the season) in order to tryout/participate.

 

Payment directions for FREE or REDUCED athletic fees:

 

If a student has been approved for free or reduced lunch they are automatically approved for free or reduced ($50) athletic user fees. Parents/guardians MUST sign off and return the "Sharing Information With Other Programs" form. This allows the administration to share your son/daughters lunch status with the Director of Athletics so that the athletic waiver can be approved. The form can be found in the athletic office, west academy office, and online (essextech.net) under the "Families" tab. Click on the link to "Free & Reduced Meal Packet." Print out, sign, and return the last page of the meal packet.   


 

1. When you get to the last page, which is the “payment page” in the registration process you will see a box off to the right labeled "Alternate Payment." Click on it.

 

2. It will then ask you for a code. If your son/daughter has been approved for free lunch the code is "waived" all in lowercase letters (do not add the quotations). If your son/daughter has been approved for reduced lunch the code is "discount" all in lowercase letters (do not add the quotations). Please type in the appropriate code and submit.

 

3. The Director of Athletics will then receive an email and will approve the free or reduced payment based on the student’s free or reduced lunch status that is on file with the school.

 

4. For reduced payments that are approved by the Director of Athletics, the parent/guardian will receive an email stating that the reduced payment has been approved and they should submit payment for $50 (original fee is $100). Once payment is submitted the student-athlete will appear on the registration list.  The student-athlete will not appear on the registration list until user fee has been paid.

 

5. For waived fees that are approved by the Director of Athletics, the parent/guardian will receive an email stating that the request has been approved and the student-athlete is now registered.

 

Under no circumstances will a student-athlete be allowed to tryout or practice without the following items completed.

 

  1. Online registration must be fully completed and submitted by Sunday, November 25th;

  2. User fee(s) must be paid through the online registration process;

  3. Current physical exam (within the last 13 months) must be received by the Athletic Office.

 

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 flalli@essextech.net.  I will get back to you as soon as possible.  

 

See you on November 26th!

 

Farah Lalli M.Ed, CAGS

Director of Athletics

 

10/22/2018

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