You are signing up to commit to a team. It is expected that your player be at the vast majority of practices and games. This is usually not a problem, however when it is there is a process that we go through, the process stops when the problem is resolved.
- Coach talks to parent about the issue.
- Coach escalates the issue to the Basketball Rep. The Rep gives a plan of action if there is a good solution to it.
- Coach sends an email to the parent, cc'ing the Basketball Rep letting the parent know that if the player misses another practice, they will not play in the following games and that future missed practices may require a doctors note.
- Basketball Rep talks to the parent about their future on the team and works to find a solution.
I can assure you that 99% of issues are resolved after the email is sent to parents and the basketball rep.