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: Stephaine Northway

Weekday meets: Tuesdays (4:15pm)
(2020: Boys will run first and Girls will run second)
Sign up by the registration deadline: Aug. 3

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: N/A
8th Grade Tournament: N/A

New Eval DatesTBD when gyms are allowed to open

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)

The team will participate against other schools in the West Michigan Middle School Conference.
Meets: Tuesdays and Thursdays (Meet Times: 4:00-5:30 and 6:00-7:30)
League Schools: Wayland, Forest Hills, Spring Lake, Northview and Rockford.

Swim practice: Depending on pool availability a 1-hour practice will be held between the time frame of 4:00pm-7:00pm. Typical swim practice time will be from 6:00-7:00.

Dive practice:Depending on pool availability a 1-hour practice will be held between the time frame of 4:00pm-8:00pm. Typical dive practice time will be from 6:00-7:00 and 7:00-8:00.

League Meet Times: Will vary between a 4:00 or 6:00 start.

Conference Meet: 
Dive: Dec. 10
Swim Dec. 11

Transportation not provided.
Sign up by the registration deadline of Sept. 28

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: Aug. 24,25,26  6:00-7:00

Transportation is not provided to games.
Sign up by the deadline: Aug. 3 to save $20.

Field Hockey League (7th & 8th Grade)
Players will be split up into teams and participate in 6 v 6 inter squad games, potential games against Forest Hills.
Needed Supplies: shin guards, goggles, stick and mouth guard.
Location: EGR Middle School Back Athletic Field
Coaches: TBD -If interested contact Shannyn at sfasbend@eastgr.org
Mo-Th 8/24-10/08   6:00-7:00PM