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: Carlee Roeber

Optional Summer Running
Starts: June 24, 2019
Days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 
Location: Meet at the EGR High School Track
Time: 8:00am-9:15am
Weekday meets: Tuesdays (4:15pm)
(2019: Girls will run first and Boys will run second)

Saturday events:
Sept. 14 @ Sparta Invite
Sept. 21 @ Cougar Falcon Invite
Oct. 5 @ Portage Invite
Oct. 12 @ GR Christian Invite
Oct. 19 @ Inaugural MHSAA West Michigan Regional Middle School Cross Country Championship
Registration fee will include a race singlet for the kids to keep. 
Sign up by the registration deadline of August 5


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: October 12
8th Grade Tournament: October 19

Evaluations: August 26,27,28 (7th grade 3:15-4:45) (8th 5:00-6:30)
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 of August 5


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 Meet: Dive: Dec. 12 and Swim Dec. 13
Transportation not provided.
Sign up by the registration deadline of Sept. 30


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. This 5 week session will include 1-2 practices a week beginning the week of September 9. 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: Aug. 12, 2019

* 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 August 12 to save $20.

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 number of teams. Practices times will TBA by coaches.

Needed Supplies: Soccer Cleats and Shin Guards
Evaluations: August 26,27,28 from 6:00-7:30 (Please try to be at all 3 dates)

Transportation is not provided to games.
Sign up by the deadline of July 29 to save $20.