Submit all Gold Card paperwork to the SHS Nurse as soon as possible to insure that the Gold Card can be issued prior to the start of tryouts.
Varsity tryouts begins on January 4, 2021 at 3:30 pm and players must have their completed gold card from the school nurse. Information on how to get a gold card can be found at
Tryouts will take place at Scarsdale High School and YWCA.
Players are expected to be present at all tryout sessions. Missing sessions will be incorporated into the coach's evaluation of players for the Varsity team.
Tryouts consist of assessments of individual swimming strokes such as butterfly, breaststroke, backstroke and freestyle.
The coaching staff also tests the athletes for general athleticism.
Players are also evaluated on their cooperation with other players and their ability to take direction from the coaching staff.