Multiple Teams · Boys Basketball Tryout Information

Boys basketball tryouts for all three teams (B-Team, JV, and varsity) at Westwood High School will begin on Monday, November 4.   All Westwood High School students must have a current Richland 2 filled out by each student’s guardian and physician (CLICK HER FOR THE ENTIRE Richland Two Form) before they are allowed to try out.  There are no exceptions to this rule.

Monday, November 4 & Tuesday, November 5
9th and 10th graders: 4:00 to 5:30 PM each day in the main gym
11th and 12th graders: 5:30 to 7:15 PM each day in the main gym
-We plan on making initial selections after the 2nd day of tryouts.

Future rounds of selections/cuts will possibly take place.  FALL SPORTS PARTICIPANTS WILL BE GIVEN A FAIR OPPORTUNITY TO TRY OUT ONCE THEIR SEASON HAS COMPLETED.  The final decision on who makes the varsity/JV/Freshman teams will NOT be made until the students who play a fall sport have been given a fair opportunity to try-out.

*The final decision on who makes the varsity/JV/ freshmen teams will be up to the head varsity basketball coach along with input from others (coaches, teachers, staff members, admin).The following is a partial list of criteria we will use to select our teams:

  1. Academic Standing
  2. Potential
  3. Overall Attitude
  4. Ability to be Coached
  5. Discipline
  6. Grade Level
  7. Character
  8. Desire
  9. Commitment
  10. Ability
  11. Position

If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact head boys basketball coach, John Combs: