Tennis (Grades 6-8)

About Middle School Tennis

LEAP middle school team tennis is open to all boys and girls in grades 6-8. Team tennis brings students together in teams to play singles, doubles, and mixed doubles against other teams. The middle school tennis season is six weeks in length.

Season Start & End Dates

Monday, April 9th, 2018 - Friday, May 18th, 2018.

Practice Schedule

East Middle School

Practice Schedule TBD

  • Players should meet at the tennis courts.
  • Practice will always be outside, but on questionable days, please listen to announcements for any changes.
  • What to bring:
  • Tennis racquet (if you have one)
  • Tennis shoes and water bottle
  • Dress appropriately for the weather (layers)

West Middle School

Practice Schedule TBD

  • Players should meet at the tennis courts.
  • Practice will always be outside, but on questionable days, please listen to announcements for any changes.
  • What to bring:
  • Tennis racquet (if you have one)
  • Tennis shoes and water bottle
  • Dress appropriately for the weather (layers)

Match Schedule

Matches will at East Middle School, West Middle School, SEAS, and Traverse City Christian School be held on the following Fridays at 3:30 pm:

  • April 20th
  • April 27th
  • May 4th
  • May 11th

Important Dates

  • End of Season Jamboree - Friday, May 18th, 2018 – Time & Location TBA

Head Coaches

East Middle School

West Middle School

  • Liz Kuester, elizkuester@hotmail.com
  • Brett Marion, brettmarion@gmail.com

Helpful Information

  • Sports Physicals are required for Middle School Tennis. Physicals must be turned in to the Main Office at East Middle School or the North Wing Office at West Middle School before the start of the season.External LinkDownload sports physical form
  • Bring a water bottle, tennis racket, and tennis shoes to practices and matches.
  • Tennis can be cancelled in the event of rain as the courts become too slick for safety. LEAP will inform you of any weather cancellations with an announcement at the schools and with an email to the address on file.
  • In the event school is closed, no LEAP activities will be held per TCAPS policy. There is no guarantee of a make-up date in the case of inclement weather. Missed games will only be made up if schedules allow.

Participation Fee

  • Cost $125.00
  • Reduced fees are available to those who qualify for the free and reduced meals program. The participation fees for those that qualify are as follows:
    • Reduced Meals Participation Fee: $70.00 if registered by the deadline.
    • Free Meals Participation Fee: $40.00 if registered by the deadline.

Registration Deadline & Details

  • Deadline: Wednesday, April 4th, 2018.
  • Registration deadlines are final. Late registrations may not be accepted after the posted registration close date.
    • In the event of availability of late registration, there will be a late fee of $25 in addition to the registration fee.
  • Register for your school below.
  • If your child does not attend a TCAPS school, select the "Non-TCAPS" option.
    • In an effort to be a good community partner, LEAP will accept non-TCAPS students when possible. Space is limited and enrollment may be capped for various offerings. For high demand activities TCAPS students will receive priority.

Payment is required at the time of registration. To register online using a Discover, MasterCard, Visa, or ACH via a checking or savings account please register below. Payment with cash or check can be made in the LEAP office located at Central High School, 1150 Milliken, Traverse City. Please use the main school entrance, the LEAP office is located just inside the doors to the right. Office hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM. Please call the LEAP office at 231.933.1758 for more information.

NOTE: Registration is not complete until your course appears in your dashboard. You will also receive an email from Eleyo confirming your registration. If you do not receive the confirmation email or see the course in your dashboard, be sure you have not left any course items in your shopping basket. If you need assistance please call the LEAP office (231.933.1758). If you did not receive an email from Eleyo or see your course in your dashboard, the payment did not process and the student is not registered.

6-8 Tennis- EMS

  TC East Middle School

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  Apr 9 - May 18
  12:00 - 12:01 am
Grades
6th - 8th

6-8 Tennis- WMS

  TC West Middle School

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M
Tu
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  Apr 9 - May 18
  12:00 - 12:01 am
Grades
6th - 8th

6-8 Tennis-Non-TCAPS

  LEAP Office

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  Apr 9 - May 18
  12:00 - 12:01 am
Grades
6th - 8th

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Price: $ 125 00