Excel-South Boston High School Athletics
The mission of the South Boston High School Athletic Program is to provide student-athletes with an opportunity to compete successfully in a high school athletic program that is an integral part of their educational experience. The experience will provide a personalized learning environment with equitable participation opportunities for all student-athletes to develop their leadership potential.
Win or lose, the South Boston Athletic Program will encourage student-athletes to provide a winning effort, exhibit sportsmanship, and demonstrate respect for all. South Boston High School proudly offers our students high quality competitive sanctioned MIAA Interscholastic Athletic Programs
All students must pass a physical examination within 13 months of the start of the season. Students who meet this criteria at the start of the season will remain eligible for that season registered. A sports Physical terminates 395 days subsequent to administering and must be renewed immediately to maintain eligibility. Physical exams must be performed by a duly registered Physician, Physician’s Assistant, or Nurse Practitioner. A written copy must be provided. All athletes must maintain a current 2.0 Grade Point Average and be in academic good standing to be eligible to participate in our program. Repeated unexcused school absences and tardiness may affect your eligibility.
Parental involvement plays a key role in helping our student athletes succeed in school and in building a sense of pride in the Excel School Community. All student athletes must submit a complete, signed parent’s permission form prior to his/her first practice session. This form must be completed for each season ( Fall, Winter and Spring) of participation, and is part of the individual sports packet that is distributed to all student athletes by each coach at the start of each season. For a more complete and detailed overview of the Excel Athletic Program, you can find our Athletic Department Handbook here or contact Mr. Jeremy Silva, Excel Athletic Coordinator