Diamond Athletics

Diamond Athletics

2019 - 2020

Fall sports~

Cross Country: girls / boys

Field Hockey

Soccer: girls / boys

Intramural: basketball

Winter sports~

Basketball: girls varsity / boys varsity

Intramural: fitness center

Spring sports~

Baseball: boys varsity and junior varsity

Softball: girls varsity and junior varsity

Track & Field: boys / girls

Girls lacrosse: varsity

Intramural: volleyball and ultimate frisbee

Before any student may participate in any sport at any level, a copy of a current physical examination must be turned in to the school nurse.

All exams are good for 13 months from the date of exam.

Registration and payment for any sport at Diamond will be through an online process.

Intramural registration is not done online. Forms will be available three weeks prior to the start of each session. These forms can be downloaded from the Diamond athletics website or picked up in the gym lobby.

Other important information:

- Depending on the number of participants, varsity sports will have try-outs.

- Varsity sports are a 5 day a week commitment.

- Junior varsity is a 3 day a week commitment.

- Cross Country and track & field do not have try-outs. Everybody makes the team.

- All sports compete against other schools in the Middle School Middlesex League.

There will be home and away games / meets.

- Girls lacrosse meets 4 days a week

- Intramural sports are recreational and meet two times per week for six weeks.

- All practices and intramural activities run from 3:00 – 4:30.

- On game / meet days, finishing times will be later.

User Fees:

Varsity - $150

Junior Varsity - $125

Intramurals - $75

Family Cap - $825 (intramurals are not eligible for the family cap)

**For cross country and track, all who sign up make the varsity team. However, sixth graders are charged the $125 user fee due to the fact they only compete in home meets.

All athletic information is communicated to the students through the specific sports coaches, webpage on the Diamond website, as well as through morning and afternoon announcements during the school year.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to get in touch with me at fobrien@lexingtonma.org

Emmett O’Brien

Athletic Director

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