The Florida Atlantic University women's golf team will be conducting tryouts on Aug. 31 - Sept. 2 at a location to be determined. for all student-athletes, both incoming and returning, interested in competing for a place on the team during the upcoming 2016-17 season. This will be an open tryout where you will be evaluated on all aspects of the game as well as such intangibles as attitude and "coachability." Academics also will be taken into consideration as we desire to continue to lead FAU Athletics in team GPA.
If you wish to compete for a slot on the team, know that the NCAA requires that only registered, full-time students may try out or walk on. Students must have a minimum of 12 credit hours to be considered full time.
All the following information must be completed and sent to Coach Guadagnino (firstname.lastname@example.org) by Monday, Aug, 15.
Contact Information Form (1 page) (You may exclude FAU address if you do not have it)
Apparel Form (1 page)
Student-Athlete Handbook -- Please read the entire 2016-17 Student-Athlete Handbook and complete the electronic signature on the site.
Incoming players must:
- Visit this NCAA website -- eligibilitycenter.org -- and fill out the proper information. Student-athletes, with the assistance of their high school guidance counselors, need to submit the following documents to the NCAA:
Up-to-date/highest ACT/SAT scores
Final high school transcript with proof of graduation date on the transcript
Completed form entitled: Request Final Amateurism Certification. This will result in a 10 digit NCAA Eligibility Center registration number which you will e-mail to Coach Guadagnino (email@example.com)
This link is a video direction on how to request final amateurism certification: http://fs.ncaa.org/Docs/eligibility_center/ECMIP/HowTo/How_to_Request_Final_Amateurism_Certification.mp4
In case the video cannot be played, please see directions below:
Log into your NCAA Eligibility Center account
Click My Planner
On the right hand side, click the RED box that says Request Final Amateurism
The screen that appears gives you the opportunity to review the data that will be used to certify your amateurism. Please make sure this information is accurate. At the bottom of this page check the box, if you have read and agree to the statement at the bottom of the page.
Then click the Continue- Request final button
An orange box will appear that you have successfully requested your final amateurism
Also, after you have the above, make sure to submit all test scores and make arrangements to have your final transcripts, including proof of graduation, sent to the NCAA Eligibility Center as soon as possible after graduation. The NCAA Eligibility Center strongly encourages high schools to send transcripts through one of the electronic transcript provider services. The NCAA Eligibility Center accepts electronic transcripts from the following providers:
National Transcript Center
- Complete all items on the New Student-Athlete Checklist.
For incoming student-athletes and returners, ALL the following information must be completed and Brought to the FAU training staff on the date of the physical exam on August 21. All those wishing to walk-on/try out must send this information to Coach Guadagnino (firstname.lastname@example.org) by August 15.
Compliance & Medical Forms (Returners, Newcomers & Walk-ons)
Everyone (incoming, returners and walk-ons) must supply the following compliance and medical information forms. Physical exams will facilitated by the FAU training staff on August 21. The exact time and location is TBA. Print and sign the following PDF: http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/fau/genrel/auto_pdf/2015-16/misc_non_event/IncomingStudentAthletePaper.pdf
Primary Medical Forms (17 pages)
Medical/ Family History (5 pages)
Supplemental Medical Form (2 pages)
Assumption of Risk (1 page)
Medical Consent (1 page)
Authorization of Prescription (1 page)
Protected Health Information (1 page)
Baseline Symptoms (1 page)
Medical Insurance Form (1 page) - must include the front and back copies of your insurance card
Physical exam forms (2 pages) -- for incoming and returners, the physical exam will be facilitated by FAU training staff so please leave these two forms blank. Walk-ons and those wishing to try out must get this completed prior to tryouts by their own physician.
This must be completed by a physician ONLY. At the bottom of the form must be the physician's printed name and contact information. Forms signed by chiropractors or non-physicians will NOT be accepted.
Blood Test Results
You need to provide the results of a Sickle Cell Solubility Test as required by Conference USA.
All of the forms have specific links. You do not pick and choose what forms to send. They are listed with corresponding dates. Failure to submit forms means you will not be trying out for the women's golf team. If you have any questions e-mail email@example.com.
Along with the medical insurance form, you must include a copy of the front and back of your parents' health insurance card.
Walk-ons/Trying out: The bottom of the physical exam form must have your physician's signature as well as their name printed clearly and their contact information listed.
Make sure the blood test includes a Sickle Cell Solubility test as required by C-USA.