Athletics at BLA

Guidelines Regarding Tryouts and Eligibility

Summary of Documents Needed to Play Fall Sports

Physical Examination Form

Clearance Form

Medical Questionnaire

Parental Consent Form

Concussion Information Form

Fall sports: Fall teams generally begin practice and tryouts in the third week of August, before classes begin. For more specific information on start dates, please see the individual team pages or contact the coaches listed. The season lasts until late October/early November. Fall eligibility is based on a cumulative GPA from the previous year’s final grades. The GPA must be above a 1.67 (including all 5 terms and finals). All students must also have an updated physical from within the past year before they participate in tryouts.

Winter sports: Tryouts start the Monday after Thanksgiving. The season runs December-February. For more specific information on start dates, please see the individual team pages or contact the coaches listed.  Winter eligibility is based on GPA from Term 1 grades and is re-calculated mid-season based on Term 2 grades. All participants must have an updated physical before being allowed to try out.

Spring sports: Tryouts begin in March, and the season runs until late May. For more specific information on start dates, please see the individual team pages or contact the coaches listed.  Spring eligibility is based on Term 3 grades and is re-calculated mid-season based on Term 4 grades. All participants must have an updated physical before being allowed to try out.

2013-2014 Athletic Achievements

  • Girls’ Soccer: City League Regular Season Champions, City League Championship Finalists 2013, 1st round MIAA Playoffs North Div. II
  • Football: MIAA Division IV North Champions 2013
  • Girls’ Volleyball: City League Championship Finalists, MIAA First Round Central/East Div. I Tournament 2013
  • Girls’ & Boys’ Indoor Track: City League Champions 2013-2014
  • Boys’ Hockey: City League Champions 2013-2014, MIAA First Round Tournament North Div. III 2013-2014
  • Girls’ Hockey: MIAA First Round Tournament Div. II 2013-2014
  • Boys’ Basketball: MIAA First Round North Div. II Tournament 2013-2014
  • Girls’ Basketball: MIAA First Round North Div. II Tournament 2013-2014
  • Co-ed Swimming: Boston City League Champions 2013-2014
  • Softball: City League Championships 2014, MIAA Tournament
  • Baseball: MIAA Tournament, City League Semi-Finalists