Procedure

  • When a squad cut becomes a necessity, the process will include three important elements. Each candidate shall:
    • have competed in a minimum of five practice sessions
    • have been afforded the opportunity to perform all skills involved in the activity; and
    • have been personally informed of the cut by the coach and the reason for the action.
  • Cut lists are not posted.
  • Coaches will discuss alternative possibilities for participation in the sport, or other areas in the athletic department.
  • If a coach foresees difficulties arising as a result of squad cuts, he/she will discuss the situation with the athletic director.