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Girls Volleyball (Grades 6-8)


Middle School Athletics / Girls Volleyball -
Fall 2021

About Girls Volleyball

All sports for the 2021-2022 school year are being planned as normal for a non-covid year. However, all activities are subject to change per MDHHS orders.
  • Safe Return to Play: All TCAPS sports will follow MHSAA guidelines for safe return to play.
  • Face Coverings: Per current MDHHS orders
  • Sanitization: Additional safety & sanitation measures will be in place.

Season Start & End Dates

Monday, August 23rd, 2021 - Saturday, October 23rd, 2021.

East Middle School Evaluation Schedule

  • Monday, August 23rd, 2021  6:00 - 7:30 pm 8th Grade Evaluations
  • Tuesday, August 24th, 2021   6:00 - 7:30 pm 7th Grade Evaluations
  • Wednesday, August 25th, 2021  6:00 - 7:30 pm 6th Grade Evaluations
  • Thursday, August 26th, 2021 ~ Scrimmage Day   6th grade 4pm-5:15pm;     7th grade 5:30pm-6:45pm;     8th grade 7pm-8:15pm at East Middle School. 
  • Please plan on attending BOTH grade level evaluation days.
  • Make up date for any late evals will be made on a later date and those families will be receive an email regarding day and time of make-up evals.

    All evaluations are held at Central High School gyms, except on Thursday August 26, those will be at East Middle School

  • Athletes will need to wear a t-shirt with FIRST INITIAL AND LAST NAME in BIG 2”-3” letters on it. (You can use masking/or Duck Tape.)
  • Players will also need to bring a big water bottle with your name on it.
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  • Team announcements will be done via email (please make sure a correct email is on file.) Practice schedules will be forthcoming once team announcements are made. Practices typically are two days a week with games being once or twice a week.

For the season: Athletic shoes and knee pads are required. Black spandex-long inseam shorts preferred. 

Parent Meeting: August 19th EMS Cafeteria 6-8 pm


West Middle School Evaluation Schedule 

  • Tuesday, August 24th, 2021   5:00 - 6:00 pm 6th Grade Skill Evaluations & Scrimmaging/ 6:00 - 7:30  7th/8th Grade Skill Evaluations & Scrimmaging @ West Senior High School
  • Wednesday, August 25th, 2021 5:00 - 6:00 pm 6th Grade Skill Evaluations & Scrimmaging/ 6:00 - 7:30 7th/8th Grade Skill Evaluations & Scrimmaging @ West Senior High School
  • Thursday, August 26th, 2021 ~ 4:00 - 6:00 pm All Grades @ West Middle School
  • Please plan on attending all grade level evaluation days.
  • Make up date for any late evals will be made on a later date and those families will be receive an email regarding day and time of make-up evals.

All evaluations are held at West Senior High School gyms, except on Thursday August 26, those will be at West Middle School

  • Athletes will need to wear a t-shirt with FIRST INITIAL AND LAST NAME in BIG 2”-3” letters on it. (You can use masking/or Duck Tape.) 
  • Players will also need to bring a big water bottle with your name on it or pack extra water (Water fountains are not accessible in the building.)
  • Players will need healthy snack options for break time.
  • Team announcements will be done via email by the end of the week (please make sure a correct email is on file.) Practice schedules will be forthcoming once team announcements are made. Practices typically are two days a week with games being once or twice a week.

Parent Meeting: August 26th WMS Gym 6:00 pm (immediately following end of evals) - PLAYERS SHOULD PLAN ON ATTENDING WITH PARENTS


EMS Director of Volleyball Operations

Danielle Humphrey  tcems.volleyball@gmail.com

WMS Director of Volleyball Operations

Jess Bocian   jessicaoberman@yahoo.com

Equipment Needed:

  • Tennis/Athletic Shoes (required)
  • Knee Pads (required)
  • Black Spandex-long inseam Volleyball Shorts preferred

Game Schedules: TBD

Sports Physicals:

Middle School Athletes must have an updated physical on file each school year. Sports physicals must be dated April 15th, 2021 or later, & can be used for the entire '21-'22 school year. 

Final Forms:

  • ALL STUDENTS MUST REGISTER FOR A FINAL FORMS ACCOUNT IN ADDITION TO REGISTERING ON THIS SITE.
  • Please register at: https://traversecity-mi.finalforms.com and follow the prompts to create your account, create your students, and sign your forms.
  • If you require any support during the process, scroll to the page bottom and click “Use Support,” or feel free to contact our office. NOTE: During parent registration, you will need to input your students’ TCAPS email address. It will be helpful to have that info available ahead of time in case you do not know it!
  • ONCE YOUR STUDENT IS REGISTERED, PLEASE ADD HIM/HER TO THE SPORTS S/HE PLANS TO PLAY THIS SCHOOL YEAR.

Participation Fee:

  • Cost: $125.00
  • Reduced fees are available to those who qualify for the free and reduced meals program. 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: Friday, August 20th, 2021.
  • Registration deadlines are final. Late registrations may not be accepted after the posted registration close date.

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. The LEAP office is located near the Auditorium. Use the first parking lot on Milliken and enter through the first set of doors. Our office is the first office on the right. Office hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM. Please call the LEAP office at 231.933.6570 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 assistant, please call the LEAP office at 231.933.6570. 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 VB- EMS Closed

  Danielle M Humphrey


TC East Middle School
Mon Aug 23 & Sat Oct 23
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