Fall Sports

State Champs: Congratulations to the 2018 WRHS girls soccer team,
MIAA State Division 1 Champions for the second year in a row!

2018 State Championship Trophy

Fall Sports at Wachusett Regional High School

For general information regarding tryouts, click here to be taken to the Athletics Home Page.

Wachusett Regional High School fields nine sports teams during the fall season, at the varsity, JV, and freshman levels. 


Trying out for a Fall Sport: Tryout times and locations for the Fall sports season will be posted in late spring or early summer. 

Fall Sports Teams Expectations

Home Sports Venues: All fall home games take place at Wachusett Regional High School, 1401 Main Street, Holden, MA, except for Boys Golf, which plays its home matches at Holden Hills Country Club, 1800 Main St., Holden.

Fall Sports Tryout Information

 

Duration of Tryouts: Unless otherwise noted, tryouts will begin Aug. 22. Tryouts will take place as long as necessary to evaluate all candidates, meaning students should be prepared to commit to multiple days of tryouts. Students are expected to attend all tryout sessions.

  • Boys Cross Country: The Boy's XC team will meet in the
    Lobby of the athletic offices at
    9:00AM on Monday August 24. This first day of practice will end at approximately 11:00AM. The schedule for practices for the remaining days before school starts on September 2 is as follows :

    Tuesday August 25 - 9:00-11:30
    Wednesday August 26 - 2:30-5:00
    Thursday August 27 - 9:00-11:30
    Friday August 28 - 9:00- 11:30
    Saturday August 29 -9:00-11:30
    (varsity only)
    Monday August 31 -9:00-11:30
    Tuesday September 1 -9:00-11:30

    Start of school is September 2 and
    practices will be at 2:45-5:30 each
    day. Saturday practices are for varsity team members only. For information: head coach Brian Wallace, briwallace4x4@verizon.net.

  • Girls Cross Country: Incoming freshmen should report to the hallway outside the gym at 9 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 22, and Friday, Aug. 23. Returning team members and any new sophomores, juniors, and seniors should report ready to practice at 4 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 22, and Friday, Aug. 23. For more information: head coach Mike O'Malley, wrhscoacho@gmail.com.

  • Field Hockey: All candidates report to the platform behind the gym at 7:45 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 22. Candidates in grades 10 through 12 will return for an additional tryout from noon to 2 p.m. For information: head coach Kerry Berry, klberry12@gmail.com

  • Football: The situation is changing daily but here is our tentative plan for August / September:

    Friday, Aug. 21 Practice 5-8 PM WRHS Turf Field
    Saturday, Aug. 22 Practice 9-12 WRHS Turf, Gym and Weight Room
    Monday, Aug 24 Practice 5-8 PM WRHS Turf Field
    Monday, Aug. 24 Player / Parent Meeting WRHS Auditorium 8 - 8:30 PM
    Tuesday Aug. 25 Practice 5-8 PM WRHS Turf Field
    Wednesday, Aug. 26 Practice 5-8 PM WRHS Turf Field
    Thursday, Aug. 27 Grades 10-12 Depart for Eagle Hill School
    Thursday, Aug. 27 Freshmen Practice at WRHS Grass Field 6-8 PM
    Saturday Aug. 29 Return to WRHS from Eagle Hill aprox 2 PM
    Monday, Aug 31 Practice 5-8 PM WRHS Turf
    Tuesday, Sept. 1 Practice 3-5 PM WRHS Turf
    Wednesday, Sept. 2 School Opens Practice 3-5 PM WRHS Turf
    Thursday Sept. 3 Practice 3-5 PM WRHS Turf
    Friday, Sept 4 Scrimmage vs. North Andover WRHS Turf 3:30 - 6 PM
    Monday, - Thursday Sept 7-10 Practice 3-5PM
    Friday, Sept. 11 Varsity vs. North Middlesex 7 PM KickoffBoys Golf: Tryouts for all new players will begin at 8 a.m. Aug. 23, at Holden Hills Country Club. All returning players will make tee times directly with Coach Guerin. For more information: head coach Nick Guerin, nicholas_guerin@wrsd.net.

  • Boys Soccer: 

    There will be a preseason meeting at the Wachusett HS Auditorium at 6pm on August 20th. Players will report to their grade year or Varsity returning time slots listed below.

    Players will wear a gray or white T-shirt and dark colored shorts ( blue, black, green ) to all tryout sessions.

    Players should arrive at the start time listed completely dressed in appropriate soccer gear and ready to start tryouts.

    In order to tryout a player must register with school and have a VALID doctors physical on record with the school
    Prior to participating in any tryout.

    Questions contact Coach Jason Gaumond
    at gaumondjp@gmail.com


    AUGUST 24

    800 -9:45 AM
    freshman
    9:30-11:15 AM
    sophomores
    11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    All returning varsity players from 2019 team and All seniors/juniors trying out for varsity team

    AUGUST 25

    8:00 - 9:30 AM
    Sophomores and SELECTED freshman players who will be asked by a coach to attend this session.
    9:30-10:45 AM
    Freshmen
    10:30AM - Noon
    All returning varsity players, all senior/juniors trying out for varsity and SELECTED sophomores and/or freshman players who will be asked by a coach to attend the session.

    AUGUST 26

    8:30 - 10:00 AM
    All Sophomores and SELECTED freshman players who will be asked by a coach to attend this session.

    10:00 AM - Noon
    All returning varsity players, all senior/juniors trying out for varsity and SELECTED sophomores and/or freshman players who will be asked by a coach to attend the session.

  • Girls Soccer: WRHS Girls' Soccer Tryouts will begin on Tuesday, August 25. :

    12:00 pm-2:30 pm Juniors and Seniors on Turf

    3:00 pm-5:00 pm Sophomores on Turf

    5:00-7:00 pm Freshman on grass mandatory parent meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Aug. 20 in the WRHS Auditorium. Tryouts begin Thursday, Aug. 22. For information: head coach David Gentleman, dwgentleman@verizon.net

  • Girls Volleyball: All tryouts will take place in the WRHS gym:

    • Thursday, Aug. 22: All freshmen (JV2): 8 to 10 a.m. All juniors and seniors (Varsity): 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. All sophomores (JV1): 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Candidates should report to the gym 15 minutes before their start times. All freshmen should have their last names printed on the backs of their T-shirts for tryouts. Some freshmen may be asked to attend an additional tryout with the JV1 sophomores.

    • Friday, Aug. 23: All freshmen (JV2) 8 to 10 a.m.  All juniors and Seniors (Varsity) 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. All sophomores 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.

    • Saturday, Aug. 24: All juniors and seniors (Varsity) 9 to 11 a.m. All freshmen (JV2) noon to 2 p.m.; All sophomores (JV1) 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.

    • For more information: head coach Jennifer Burton, jennifer_burton@wrsd.net.

The Wachusett Regional School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, ELL status, housing status, or other protected status in the operation of the educational programs, activities, or employment policies, and no person will be excluded from or discriminated against in admission to its public schools, or in obtaining advantage and privileges in regards to courses of study and extracurricular programs of such public schools on account of race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, ELL status, housing status or other protected category.