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Lower Merion School District


Dual Sport Participation

The following guidelines for student participation in two sports during the same season are as follows:

  1. The student athlete shall contact the head coaches at least two weeks before practice begins and will declare a primary sport.
    • Participation in the primary sport will take precedence if there is an unavoidable schedule conflict.
  2. Before practice begins, the coaches will meet to develop a schedule for the student athlete’s participation.
    • The Athletic Director may be asked to become involved for input or to resolve differences of opinion.
  3. The development of the student athlete’s schedule of practice and competition shall be the sole responsibility of the coaches and Athletic Director. Copies of the schedule shall be made available to all parties.