The McCutcheon Athletic Department will host its annual Freshman Athletic Orientation on Thursday, March 8th at 6:00 PM for all interested eighth grade student-athletes and their parents. Although this evening is intended for the students and parents of the Class of 2022, any junior high student-athlete and parent may attend. The intent of this evening is to make future Maverick student-athletes and their parents familiar and comfortable with MHS coaches, facilities, and programs. The Athletic Department (AD/Coaches/IU Health/Mav Club) will address the following items:
- MHS Athletic Department Philosophy
- Sports Offered to Student-Athletes
- Introduction of Coaches
- Introduction to the North Central Conference
- Starting Dates for Practice
- Team Selection
- IHSAA Policies
- Summer Camps
- Participation Requirements: Final Forms, Physicals, etc.
- Eligibility Requirements
- Athletic Policies
- College Recruiting & Sport Specialization
- Role of the Parent in Sport
- Sports Medicine
The evening will begin at 6:00 PM with a general session in the MHS Dan Kinsey Auditorium. Parents may park in east, south, or west parking lots as the front, athletic, and rear entrances will all be available. After the general session students and parents will then be dismissed to the main hallway where representatives from various programs will be available. The evening will conclude by 7:30 PM.
Any questions should be directed to the McCutcheon Athletic Office, 474-6714.