Any full-time MacEwan University Student wanting to try out for any Griffins team must complete the online eligibility form before the sport's specified deadline. Please contact the head coach to let them know you have registered for tryouts and to clarify any questions about the team you may have.
The MacEwan University Griffins varsity teams participate in the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference and the Canada West Universities Athletic Association, and are highly competitive programs. Previous playing experience is essential.
The following dates, times and locations are a snap shot of the mandatory student-athlete success requirements expected of all varsity athletes. Please contact your coach, or the athletic therapist if you have questions or concerns.
Note, all times and dates are subject to change without notice.
Medical combine 1:
(local first-year athletes)
July 16, 2018, 1:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Medical combine 2:
(remaining local first-year athletes)
August 24, 2018, 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
For more information, contact your head coach here
Men's Soccer - Aug. 2, 2018, 11 a.m. (Open tryout - Aug. 3, 10 a.m.) - ESA Complex and Clarke Stadium
Women's Soccer - Aug. 8, 2018, 11:30 a.m. (Open tryout - Aug. 8, 11:30 a.m.) - ESA Complex and Clarke Stadium
Women's Volleyball - Aug. 27, 2018, 10 a.m. (Open tryout - Sept. 7, 10 a.m.) - Atkinson Gym
Men's Volleyball - Sept. 4, 2018, 7 p.m. (Open tryout - Sept. 12, 4 p.m.) - Atkinson Gym
Men's Basketball - Aug. 27, 2018, 11 a.m. (Open tryout - Sept. 7, 9 a.m.) - Atkinson Gym
Women's Basketball - Aug. 27, 2018, 5 p.m. (Open tryout - TBA) - Atkinson Gym
Men's Hockey - Aug. 28, 2018, 11:30 a.m. (Open tryout - Aug. 29, 2:45 p.m.) - Downtown Community Arena
Women's Hockey - Aug. 28, 2018, 4 p.m. (Open tryout - Sept. 3, 4 p.m.) - Downtown Community Arena
Golf - Aug. 25, 2018 (Open tryout - Aug. 25, 1 p.m., Red Tail Landing Golf Club and Aug. 26, 2 p.m., Highlands Golf Club - cut to top 16 after Round 1)
Cross-Country/Indoor Track - TBA
Curling - Sept. 10, 2018 (Open tryout - Sept. 10, 7 p.m.) - Leduc Curling Club
Griffins Take Flight (Kule Hall):
Sept. 6, 10-11:30 a.m.
Sept. 6,. 1:30-4 p.m.
High Performance Workshop (Kule Hall):
Sept. 6, 5-9 p.m.