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Winter Sports Information

Dear E.O. Smith Community,

It's hard to believe it's time to start preparing for the winter season.  For students interested in participating in a winter sport please find the dates and times for the preseason meetings below.  The official start (tryouts) of the season is November 27th for ice hockey, girls basketball, and wrestling.  November 30th is the first day for boys basketball, boys and girls indoor track & field, and boys swimming & diving.

Wrestling - Thursday, October 26th - 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. room 140

Boys Basketball - Tuesday, October 31st - 2:20-3:00 p.m. – Room 140

Girls Basketball - Tuesday, October 31st -  2:20-3:00 p.m. - Room 138 from

Indoor Track & Field  - Tuesday, November 7th - 2:30 p.m. – Back Gym

Unified Basketball -   - Tuesday, November 7th - 2:30 p.m. –Room 152

Ice Hockey - Boys - Tuesday, November 7th - 6:30 p.m. – E.O. Cafeteria

Boys Swimming &Diving -  Thursday, November 16th - 2:30 –p.m. in the restaurant classroom

For more information about athletic clearance, coaches contact information, schedules, etc., please consult the athletics page of the school website:

Also, for those interested in participating in sports in college, attached, please find the slideshow from our presentation at open house.

NCAA Athletic Participation.pdf 

Basketball - Boys (Freshman, JV, & Varsity)

East Division

Div. III

Jeff Belanger – [email protected]

Basketball - Girls (Freshman, JV, & Varsity)

East Division


Mary Roickle –[email protected]

Cheer (all levels)



Micaela Orpheus – [email protected]

Indoor Track & Field - Boys & Girls (all levels)

East Division

B = M, G = L

Darren Dale – [email protected]

Ice Hockey - Boys - Co-op w/ Tolland (JV & Varsity)

South Division

Division III

John Hodgson – [email protected]

Ice Hockey - Girls - Co-op @ Suffield (Varsity)



Mike Downs – [email protected]

Swimming/Diving – Boys - Co-op w/ Tolland

North Division


Omar Rosario – [email protected]

Wrestling (all levels)

East Division


Bill Corrente – [email protected]


Go Panthers!

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