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Cross Country (Grades 6-8)


Middle School Athletics / Cross Country -
Fall 2021

About Cross Country:

Middle school cross-country is open to all 6th - 8th grade boys and girls. Participants will run a two-mile course. Co-ed cross-country will run approximately eight weeks in length.

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.

Practice Schedules: 

WMS Boys & Girls

Schedule for First Practices

Before School Year:   Aug 23rd - Sept 3rd      Time: 8:00-9:30AM       Location: Hickory Meadows

School Begins:   Sept 7 - Oct 30th          Time: 2:45-4:15        Location: WMS  (NO Practice Monday, September 6th)

EMS Boys & Girls

  • EMS Boys  
    • M-F Aug 23 - September 3   @ Civic Center 8:00 - 9:30 am
    • M-F  September 7 - thru end of season right after school 2:45-4:15 pm  (No practice on Monday, September 6th)
    • Willing to assist? Please contact Coach Reimers at jjreimers@yahoo.com
  • EMS Girls
    • August 23, 24 & 25th & 27th   8-9:30 am - @ Civic Center (little playground)
    • August 30-September 3rd  8-9:30 am - @ Civic Center  (little playground)
    • September 7 - End of Season After school until 4:15 pm  (No Practice on Monday, September 6th)

Meet Schedules

Coaches:

2021 East Middle School

  • Boys – John Reimers, jjreimers@yahoo.com
  • Girls – Amy Marshall, bakerchick@charter.net

2021 West Middle School

  • Boys –Tim Nance, timnance3@gmail.com
  • Girls – Amy Six-King, sixkingam@tcaps.net

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.
    • If late registration is available, there will be a $25.00 late fee added to the cost of registration.
  • Register for your school below.
    • In an effort to be a good community partner, LEAP will accept Out of District 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. 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. 

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6-8 CC- EMS Boys Closed

  John Reimers


TC East Middle School
Mon Aug 23 & Sat Oct 23
12:00 - 12:01 AM

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Grades   6th - 8th


Online registration is over

6-8 CC- EMS Girls Closed

  Amy Marshall


TC East Middle School
Mon Aug 23 & Sat Oct 23
12:00 - 12:01 AM

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Grades   6th - 8th


Online registration is over

6-8 CC- WMS Boys Closed

  Timothy Nance , Libby H Shutler


TC West Middle School
Mon Aug 23 & Sat Oct 23
12:00 - 12:01 AM

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Grades   6th - 8th


Online registration is over

6-8 CC- WMS Girls Closed

  Amy M Six-King


TC West Middle School
Mon Aug 23 & Sat Oct 23
12:00 - 12:01 AM

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Grades   6th - 8th


Online registration is over

6-8 CC~ NON TCAPS Closed
LEAP Office
Mon Aug 23 & Sat Oct 23
12:00 - 12:01 AM

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Grades   6th - 8th

$ 150.00
NON TCaps Registration

Online registration is over