Shrewsbury High School Crew

Fall 2019 Massachusetts Public School Rowing Association Champions

Tryout/Race Information for the Spring 2020 Season


Tryouts will take place on:

Boys’ Team – Monday, March 16, Tuesday, March 17, Wednesday, March 18 from 2:45 pm to 5:30 pm at the DRC.

Girls’ Team –  Monday, March 16, Tuesday, March 17, Wednesday, March 18 from 2:30 pm to 5:45 pm at the DRC. 

All student-athletes should meet in the Commons of SHS, after school, by the designated time.  Parent pick-up at the end of each day will take place in the large state boat ramp parking lot.  Please do not come onto the DRC property for drop off or pick up.  Tryouts will happen outside, rain or shine, so please dress accordingly.  Workout clothes (dress in layers with something other than cotton), including running sneakers, must be worn.  All student-athletes should eat well and stay hydrated.

Pre-registration for tryouts can be done through the parents’ account of PowerSchool, under the tab of “Sports and Activities.”  All physical exam forms must be up to date with SHS in order to tryout (no exceptions). Physical exams must have been administered within 13 months of the dates of tryouts.


Please use the following link ( to complete the electronic versions of the:

* Swim Aptitude
* SHS Alcohol & Substance Abuse Contract
* Emergency Contact Form

These electronic forms must be completed BEFORE the first day of tryouts. These forms need to be completed by a combination of the Parent/Guardian and the Student-Athlete.  For those who were on the Fall 2019 roster, if there have been any changes on the Emergency Contact Form, please complete a new Emergency Contact Form.

Additionally, all student-athletes are required to register with USRowing. We ask that AFTER THE FINAL ROSTER IS MADE, you take a look at the “USRowing Waiver Form Instructions” on the same page as the other forms, and follow the directions listed on the document.

For those who make the final roster, we will have a parent meeting on Thursday, March 19 at 6:30 pm in the Presentation Room of SHS, where in-depth details of the season will be given. Student-athletes are not required to attend this meeting.


For those who make the final roster, all student-athletes will be required to attend races on the following dates:

Saturday, April 4; Saturday, April 11; Saturday, April 18; Thursday, April 23 (BOYS CREW ONLY); Saturday, April 25; Sunday, May 3; Saturday, May 16; Saturday, May 23; Sunday, May 24

There will be Novice-Only Races on Wednesday, April 29; Wednesday, May 6; Wednesday, May 13 that will take place at the DRC during our teams’ normal practice hours.

See the Calendar at for race times.

Updated: February 26, 2020 — 8:59 am
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