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Boys season starts Saturday 21 April to Saturday 16 June 2018

Girls season starts on Saturday 21 July to Saturday 15 September 2018

Levy

Players must pay an annual levy for bus transport to venues outside Brisbane, equipment, administration costs, tennis development, coach shirts, gifts for coaches, GPS home games catering and trophies. All prior levies are required to be finalised before commencing the 2018 season.

  • Girls $93 (2017)
  • Boys $80 (2017)

Games, Training and Development

GPS 2018

Games are played at the home and away school venues. Home venue matches commence at 8.00am. Away venue matches commence at 8.30am or by host school agreement.

DateOpposition Venue
Saturday 21 April

St Joseph's Nudgee College

 

Tennis Centre, Mt Gravatt Campus, Griffith University, Mt Gravatt

 St Joseph's Nudgee College, 2199 Sandgate Road, Virginia

 Saturday 28 AprilThe Southport School

Tennis Centre, Mt Gravatt Campus, Griffith University, Mt Gravatt

The Southport School

Saturday 5 May

St Joseph's College, Gregory Terrace

Tennis Centre, Mt Gravatt Campus, Griffith University, Mt Gravatt.

To be advised

Saturday 12 May

Bye

 

Saturday 19 May

Toowoomba Grammar School

 

​Tennis Centre, Mt Gravatt Campus, Griffith University, Mt Gravatt

Toowoomba Grammar School, Margaret St, Toowoomba

Saturday 26 May

Anglican Church Grammar School

Anglican Church Grammar School, Oaklands Parade, East Brisbane

Tennis Centre, Mt Gravatt Campus, Griffith University, Mt Gravatt

Saturday 2 June

Brisbane Grammar School

 

Brisbane Grammar Normandy Courts, University of Queensland, St Lucia 

Tennis Centre, Mt Gravatt Campus, Griffith University, Mt Gravatt

Saturday 9 June

Brisbane Boys College

 

Tennis Centre, Mt Gravatt Campus, Griffith University, Mt Gravatt

Brisbane Boys College Senior Courts and University of Queensland, St Lucia

Saturday 16 June

Ipswich Grammar School

 

Ipswich Grammar School Tennis Centre, Brassall

Tennis Centre, Mt Gravatt Campus, Griffith University, Mt Gravatt

QGSSSA 2018

Dates may vary according to games being held on Friday evening or Saturday morning. This information will be available at the beginning of the season.

DateOppositionVenue
Saturday 21 JulySt Margaret's Anglican Girls' School ​To be advised
Saturday 28 JulySt Peter's Lutheran School Queensland Tennis Centre, 190 King Arthur Terrace, Tennyson
Saturday 4 AugustSt Hilda's School Queensland Tennis Centre, 190 King Arthur Terrace, Tennyson
Saturday 11 August

Ipswich Girls Grammar School

 

Queensland Tennis Centre, 190 King Arthur Terrace, Tennyson
Saturday 18 AugustClayfield College Griffith University Mount Gravatt Tennis Centre
Saturday 25 August

St Aidan's Anglican Girls'

School

​To be advised
Saturday 1 SeptemberBrisbane Girls Grammar School To be advised
Saturday 8 SeptemberSomerville House To be advised
Saturday 15 SeptemberMoreton Bay CollegeTo be advised

Transport

Transport to and from local games is the responsibility of parents. Buses will be provided to venues outside of Brisbane.

If girls' games are transferred to a Friday afternoon/evening, buses will be provided to the venue. Parents are responsible for collecting the girls at the completion of the games.

Development Program

The development program starts in Week 2 and is for prospective school representative players wanting to:

  • develop advanced technique and tactical application—development squads
  • focus on fundamental techniques to enable consistent point play—Play and Learn

The program is run through the school week before or after school. Students can sign-on at the D Block Extra-Curricular Office or by calling (07) 3291 4243.

Training 

Students must attend 75% of training sessions to be eligible for a pocket.

The trails and training schedule for girls will commence in Term 2 and the boys will commence in Term 1. Please watch the daily notices.

Uniform

Players are required to wear the full BSHS Tennis uniform:

  • Boys—a tennis polo, navy blue shorts, and school socks
  • Girls—a tennis polo, BSHS skirt, and white socks

Prices for products are available from the Uniform Shop.

Volunteers

Tennis is run entirely by volunteers. To help with fundraising, match day morning teas and match day supervision, please contact the Master-in-Charge.  

End of Season Presentation

Further information will be provided to boys and girls respectively regarding their end of season presentation and break-up.