Fall Sports

Cross Country (6th-8th grade)

Competition will come from middle schools in the surrounding area. There will be separate boys and girls races and all athletes will run a 2 mile course. Transportation not provided.
Coach: TBD

Optional Summer Running
Starts: TBD
Days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 
Location: Meet at the EGR High School Track
Time: 8:00am-9:15am
Weekday meets: Tuesdays (4:15pm)
(2020: Boys will run first and Girls will run second)

Saturday events: TBD
Sign up by the registration deadline: TBD

Girls Volleyball (7th and 8th grade)

Teams will have a 10-12 game schedule and play against schools in the

surrounding area as well as compete in inter-squad games. Depending on enrollment players will be placed onto specific teams based on their skill level. Weekday practice times and days are to be determined by coaches after the evaluations. Transportation not provided.

League Rules: Volleyball match will consist of (3) games to 21 and all players are guaranteed the equivalent of (1) game determined by the coach.
Games Nights: Subject to change and begin the week of Sept. 16.
Mondays, (A teams will play at 4:00 or 4:15 and B teams at 5:00 or 5:15)
Wednesdays, (B teams will play at 4:00 or 4:15 and A teams at 5:00 or 5:15)

7th Grade Tournament: TBD
8th Grade Tournament: TBD

Evaluations: TBD

Evaluation Goal: To ensure that team placements are fairly and objectively determined. To give each player the opportunity to be selected onto the A, B or Rec. teams depending on skill level, hard work and attitude.
Sign up by the registration deadline: TBD

Interscholastic Girls Swim and Dive (6th-8th grade)

-Athletes will choose to participate on the Swim team or Dive Team.
The team will participate against other schools in the West Michigan Middle School Conference.

 Meets: Tuesdays and Thursdays
League Schools: Wayland, Forest Hills, Spring Lake, Northview and Rockford.

Practice Times: Swimmers and Divers may not have the same practice time.
Swim Team Practice: TBD 4:00-6:00 or 6:00-7:00
Dive Team Practice:  TBD 4:00-6:00 or 6:00-7:00

League Meets: 4:00-6:00 or 6:00-7:00
Conference Meets: TBD
Transportation not provided.
Sign up by the registration deadline: TBD

6th Grade Girls Basketball

Team or individuals Welcomed! New this Fall we are offering a 6th grade Girls basketball league. Team coaches can submit a roster of 6-10 players. Selected team players players will register individually through the EGR Rec. Dept. or individuals may enroll and be placed on a team. If a team does not meet a 10 player roster, the team will be open to receiving individual players. Practice days and times will be determined by the volunteer coach and availability of facilities. Games will be played on Saturday mornings and afternoons.

Game day league rules: 10 minute warm-up, (4) 6-minute quarters and a 5 minute halftime.

Requirements: If you want to bring a team the team MUST have a coach.    --Coaches must turn in a roster for their team by: TBD
-Participants can only play for one team.
*Buddy System is available for those who register without a team.

Additional Fee: $15.00/Reversible EGR Jersey
Sign up by the registration deadline of : TBD

Middle School Coed Soccer


(6th-8th grade)

This competitive league is open to boys and girls currently in the 6th-8th grade. EGR participants will play on coed teams. Competition will come from other middle schools in the surrounding area. Participants will have 2-3 practices a week held at the Manhattan Recreation Area. Games will be played during the week and weekends. The number of participants signed up will determine the format if we're able to have a separate 6th grade team and a separate 7th/8th grade combined team. Practices times will TBA by coaches.

Needed Supplies: Soccer Cleats and Shin Guards
Evaluations: TBD

Transportation is not provided to games.
Sign up by the deadline: TBD to save $20.