Baseball Program Policies & Expectations
Welcome to Shawano Hawks Baseball. We are proud to be Shawano Hawks! Shawano Baseball will win the right way by instilling passion, respect, integrity, dedication, and excellence in all student-athletes, coaches, and supporters. Go Hawks!
SHAWANO HAWKS P.R.I.D.E.
PASSION: Caring about your team, your school, and your community.
Showing pride in our school and community
Appreciating coaches and teammates
Having a positive attitude
Playing with heart
Playing multiple sports
RESPECT: Treating others the way you’d like to be treated.
Displaying good sportsmanship toward opponents and officials
Building meaningful relationships
Leaving facilities better than we found them
Winning with humility and losing with grace
INTEGRITY: Doing the right thing because it’s the right thing to do.
Being honest and trustworthy
Behaving responsibly and appropriately
Accepting personal responsibility
Serving as a positive example for others
DEDICATION: Putting in the tough work necessary to achieve success.
Committing to in season and out-of-season strength and conditioning
Giving full effort
Being on time
Sacrificing self for the good of the team
Making practice a priority
EXCELLENCE: Always giving your best.
Winning the right way
Doing the little things right
Playing with confidence
Striving to improve every day
Focus on Fundamentals of the game
Hard work and dedication to get better everyday
Great communication between player, parent, coach
Create a positive environment for optimal success
Have Fun and Compete
Exhibit the Core Values of Shawano P.R.I.D.E.
Respect your Coaches, Teammates, Opponents, Officials
Academics: Study hard so you are eligible to play
Give 110% Effort everyday
Be coachable want to get better
Team first, Individual performance second
Expect to win
Follow the Athletic Code of Conduct
Be on time to practice, games, bus departures
Missing practice or games will effect and limit playing time
Please let your coach know if you will not be at practice, if a coach is not notified it is considered an unexcused absence. 3 unexcused absences the player will be dismissed from the team.
Reasons for missing practice that will not effect your playing time: funeral, wedding, required school function, doctor excuse.
Need to be at school by 9:00am to be eligible to play on game days
All cell phones remain in bags during practice and games.
Cuts will be made during the first week of practice. Cuts are based on the following.
Attitude and Effort
Athletic talent and skill
Knowledge of the game
A player must suit up for 5 Varsity games to be eligible to letter.
The coaching staff will make decisions based on what is best for the program.
The player needs to talk to the coach first, before the coach will meet with the parents.
24 Hour Rule: please wait till the next day after a game to discuss concerns with the coach.
Parents and Coaches work together to make sure we are giving the player the best experience possible.
Positive comments, Positive comments, Positive comments!
The above policies and expectations are things that the Coaches, Players, and Parents all need to believe and commit to so we can continue to build our winning tradition of SHAWANO HAWKS BASEBALL.
If you have any questions or concerns about our policies and philosophies please feel free to contact me. Looking forward to a great season of Shawano Hawks Baseball.
ASSISTANT VARSITY COACH:
JV 1 COACH:
JV 2 COACH: