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1 Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference  Fall CIAC Handbook Presentation for Student- Athletes

2 When a student-athlete transfers to a new school he/she becomes eligible:  After a 30-day wait period  After a 365-day wait period  Immediately, if he/she moves with a parent or legal guardian  All of the above based on individual circumstances

3 How can a student-athlete who transfers to a new school reduce the wait period to become eligible to 30 days?:   If the transfer is not for athletic reasons   If the principals of both schools sign the transfer waiver form   If he/she was not recruited   All of the above

4 When a student-athlete transfers in grade 9, he/she becomes eligible?:   After a 30-day waiting period   After one semester   After 365 days   Immediately regardless of athletic participation in grade 9

5 CIAC rules and regulations apply to student-athletes competing for:   Freshman level teams only   Any sub-varsity level team   Any team in a CIAC-sponsored sport, regardless of level   Varsity level teams only

6 When is it too late for a student-athlete to switch from one CIAC sport to another at the same school in the same season?:   After the first scheduled game of the season   After team cuts have been made   After tryouts have been completed   After the first day of tryouts

7 During the time a student athlete is playing for a high school team, which of these activities in the same sport would constitute a violation of CIAC rules?:   Participation in a tryout or showcase   Competing on a non-school team   Attending a sports camp or clinic as a participant   All of the above

8 During the school year, when is a student athlete’s eligibility determined?   When mid-term progress reports are issued   On the last day of the marking period   When report cards are distributed to all students   When your coach informs you that you’re eligible

9 Can a student athlete practice or play on an outside team in the same sport during the season?:   Yes, prior to the school’s first scheduled competition   Not under any circumstances   Only with prior approval of his or coach   Only in individual sports

10 Scholastic failures cannot be made up between marking periods, however incomplete grades can be made up prior to:   10 school days after the issuance of report cards   Mid-marking period progress reports   The end of the next marking period   None of the above - incomplete grades are considered failures

11 Which grades are used to determine athletic eligibility?:   Progress report grades   Report card grades for marking periods 1, 2 and 3 and final grades   Semester grades   Exam grades

12 A student athlete will not be allowed to start a season or compete during a season in which he/she turns what age?:   Eighteen   Nineteen   Twenty   Twenty-One

13 A student has how many consecutive semesters or how many consecutive years of eligibility for interscholastic competition from the date of entry into ninth grade?:   Eight semesters or four years   Ten semesters or five years   Ten semesters or four years   Eight semesters or five years

14 A student athlete cannot at any time represent his/her school in interscholastic athletics if he/she is not enrolled in the equivalent of:   Three Full Credits   Four Full Credits   Five Full Credits   Six Full Credits

15 A student cannot participate in or represent his or her school in more then one sport after the school’s first contest date in a sport:   True under all circumstances   False under all circumstances   True only for team sports   True unless a coach grants a waiver

16 Student athletes serve as role models. Their behaviors and actions impact others. Accordingly student athletes will:   Demonstrate respect for themselves and their coaches, teammates, opponents, officials and spectators   Win and lose graciously   Be knowledgeable of and abide by CIAC rules   All of the above

17 A student athlete who has been determined to have used androgenic/anabolic steroids or other performance enhancing substances in or out of season shall be declared ineligible for all CIAC controlled activities on each occurrence for how long?   The sport season   Remainder of the school year   180 school days   A period not to extend beyond the passing of a drug screening

18 To be eligible for a fall sport a student athlete must have received credit towards graduation of the equivalent of how many full credits of work for which he/she have not previously received credit? (remember final academic grades determine fall eligibility):   Five full credits   Four full credits   Three full credits   All credits taken during the year

19 When a student athlete violates a CIAC eligibility rule, which of the following will happen?:   The athlete is declared ineligible for the remainder of the season   The athlete’s school will be assessed a fine   The athlete’s team will be required to forfeit games   All of the above

20 Which statement regarding the eligibility of an in-season athlete is true?:   He/she will not jeopardize his/her eligibility by coaching or officiating in a youth league   He/she can receive individual lessons in the skills of his/her sport   If his/her sport is gymnastics, golf, swimming or tennis, he/she can practice (but not compete) with an outside team in his/her sport if the practices do not interfere with games or practices of his/her school team   All of the above

21 According to CIAC rules, my high school coach is permitted to coach me in the offseason when:   He/she is providing me with individual lessons   He/she is coaching our high school team in a summer league   My school allows him/her to organize a school practice or captains practice   He/she is coaching a non-school team and I am one of the athletes playing for that team


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