FALL 2021 - SPORTS INFORMATION

Football will begin on August 16, 2021.  Football summer conditioning begins June 23rd.  Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays from 6:00am - 8:00am.  Meet in weightroom.  

B/G Cross Country, B/G Soccer, Girls Swimming, Girls Volleyball, and Field Hockey will begin on August 26, 2021.

***More specific sport tryout information will be available in July and will be posted on this page.***

Prior to the first day of tryouts, you MUST register using this link:  REGISTRATION FORM - FALL 2021   ***Please read the registration form completely and return the appropriate documents to the Athletic Office PRIOR to first day of tryouts!***

Click on the following link for information on the Summer Strength and Condition Program (GRIT) for students entering grades 9-12:   GRIT.pdf 

Athletics Core Values

The Shelton High School Athletic program is one that reflects the needs and purposes of our student body and community by maintaining a strong sense of pride, tradition, excellence and overall student development.  This is done through a balance of healthy competition, physical training and educational scholarship.  In pursuit of this objective, we recognize the importance of academic responsibility, community service, and the ideals of good sportsmanship.  

 

Athletic Announcements

  • SPORTS PHYSICALS

    All athletes must have a current valid physical form on file prior to trying out or practicing with any sports team.  It is our policy that an athlete's physical must be valid for the entire season they are participating in.  Athletes must renew their physical form each year.

    Sports Physicals are available at many walk-in clinics in the area.  There is a nominal charge for sports physicals at these locations.   Download the sports physical below, complete the history page, and bring with you.  

    Athletics/Health
  • Covid-19 Protocols and Travel Recommendations - Spring 2021

    Please read the attached Shelton Public School System's Covid-19 Spring Protocols and the Department of Public Health's Finish Strong documents.   Both include travel recommendations.

    Athletics/Health
  • SPORT PARENT & ATHLETE MEETING VIDEO - 2020/2021

    Below is a mandatory parent & student-athlete video presentation to review the Fall sports policies and procedures.

    It is required that at least one parent/guardian must watch the video with each athlete in order for students to be eligible to participate in sports at Shelton High School this Fall.  The video presentation is 29 minutes long and covers a variety of topics that are critical for all parents and athletes to know and covers a variety of topics that are critical for all parents and athletes to know.

    If you have any questions, please email John Niski, Athletic Director at jniski@sheltonpublicschools.org  or contact the Athletic office at 203-922-3004, ext 5.

    The video can be found on the google link here:  https://drive.google.com/file/d/16kD7UjgkiIZnWme6HotJV3XQdWoWH8T_/view?usp=sharing

     

     

     

    Athletics/Health
  • ATHLETIC GAME PASSES & FINN FANATIC SHIRTS

    Student Passes** – available in Athletic Office 

    • ALL ACCESS Athletic Pass -- $20.00
    • SUPERFAN Athletic Pass -- $25.00 includes Finn Fanatic t-shirt

    Family Passes** – available in Athletic Office or from ticket seller 

    • 20 Game Pass - $40.00
    • 10 Game Pass - $30.00

    Finn Fanatic Shirts – available in the Athletic Office

    • $10.00 – Black or Pink – while supplies last

    **Passes are for entry to all Shelton High School HOME games (all year long)**

    **Passes are not valid for Thanksgiving game or any state or league tournament games.**

    Athletics/Health
  • WATCH HOME GAMES LIVE

    The SHS Athletic Department is excited to bring LIVE VIDEO feeds of all Home games held in Finn Stadium or Murray Gymnasium for every game at every level.  Parents, friends, and fans of SHS Athletes can subscribe to the NFHS Network to watch all HOME games streamed LIVE to their computer, tablet, or mobile phone through the NFHS Network.  Details can be found at the NFHS Network , search for "Shelton High School."

    Athletics/Health
  • Schedule Updates!

    The CIAC offers multiple options for people interested in receiving notifications on CIAC sports information (including schedule changes and cancellations):

    • E-Mail Updates
    • SMS (Text Message) Updates
    • Twitter Updates

    CLICK HERE:      CIAC Schedule Updates

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 Never miss a HOME game from Finn Stadium or Murray Gymnasium ..... WATCH  SHELTON HIGH SCHOOL GAELS LIVE .....  

Every game .... Every level

Click on this link:   NFHS NETWORK

Physical Examination Policy

All athletes must have a current valid physical form on file with the nurses office prior to trying out or practicing with any sports team.  It is our policy that an athlete's physical must be valid for the entire season they are participating in.  Athletes will not be allowed to try out or be placed on a team roster if their physical expires any time during the season including post-season competitions.  Physicals are valid for 13 months from the date of exam.  Athletes must renew their physical every year. Please contact the Athletic Office for assistance if necessary.  THERE ARE NO EXCEPTIONS TO THIS POLICY.