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​​Boys' season - Saturday 22 April to Saturday 17 June 2017.  

Girls' season starts on Saturday 15 July 2017.​

Uniform

The uniform for players is:

  • boys—a tennis polo, navy blue shorts, and school socks
  • girls—a tennis polo, BSHC skirt, and white socks

BSHC sports caps are optional. All items are available for purchase from the uniform shop.

Registration

Students are required to complete the school online registration form

Levy

The levy covers bus transport to venues outside Brisbane, equipment, administration costs, tennis development, coach shirts, gifts for coaches, GPS home games catering and trophies.

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

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 F block sports office or by calling (07) 3291 4243.

Games

Boys - 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.

Girls  - 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.

GPS Dates 

Date

BSHS Draw

Team and Venue​

Saturday 22 April

Home
Vs
The Southport School

 

Opens and Year 10 - Tennis Centre, Mt Gravatt Campus, Griffith University, Mt Gravatt

7, Year 8 and Year 9 - The Southport School

Saturday 29 April

Home
Vs
St Joseph’s Gregory Terrace

 

Opens and Year 10 - Tennis Centre, Mt Gravatt Campus, Griffith University, Mt Gravatt

7, Year 8 and Year 9 - Gregory Terrace

Saturday 6 May

BYE

 

Saturday 13 May

Home
Vs
St Joseph’s Gregory Terrace

 

Opens and Year 10 - Tennis Centre, Mt Gravatt Campus, Griffith University, Mt Gravatt

Toowoomba Grammar School, Margaret St, Toowoomba

Saturday 20 May

Away
Vs
Anglican Church Grammar School

 

Opens and Year 10 - Anglican Church Grammar School, Oaklands Parade, East Brisbane

7, Year 8 and Year 9 - Tennis Centre, Mt Gravatt Campus, Griffith University, Mt Gravatt

Saturday 27 May

Away
Vs
Brisbane Grammar School

 

Brisbane Grammar Normandy Courts, University of Queensland, St Lucia 

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

Saturday 3 June

Home
Vs
Brisbane Boys College

 

Opens and Year 10 - Tennis Centre, Mt Gravatt Campus, Griffith University, Mt Gravatt

7, Year 8 and Year 9 - Brisbane Boys College Senior Courts and University of Queensland, St Lucia

Saturday 10 June

Away
Vs
Ipswich Grammar School

 

Opens and Year 10 - Ipswich Grammar School Tennis Centre, Brassall

7, Year 8 and Year 9 - Tennis Centre, Mt Gravatt Campus, Griffith University, Mt Gravatt

Thursday 15 June, Friday 16 June, Saturday 17 June

Away
Vs
St Joseph’s Nudgee College

 

Teams to be confirmed - Nudgee College, 2199 Sandgate Road, Virginia

QGSSSA Dates

Tennis game dates and venues

Date

BSHS plays

Venue​

Saturday 15 July

St Peter's Lutheran College

 

Lohe Street Courts, Lohe Street, Indooroopilly

Stoltz Courts, enter off Lambert Road, Indooroopilly

Saturday 22 July

St Hilda's School

 

St Hilda's Courts, High Street, Southport

Queens Park Tennis Club, 19 Queen Street, Southport

Saturday 29 July

Ipswich Girls Grammar School

 

Ipswich Tennis Centre

Saturday 5 August

Clayfield College

 

Shaw Park Tennis Centre, Shaw Road, Kedron

Saturday 12 August

St Aidan's Anglican Girls' School

 

Queensland Tennis Centre, 190 King Arthur Terrace, Tennyson

Saturday 19 August

Brisbane Girls Grammar School

 

Queensland Tennis Centre, 190 King Arthur Terrace, Tennyson

Saturday 26 August

Somerville House

 

Queensland Tennis Centre, 190 King Arthur Terrace, Tennyson

Saturday 2 September

Moreton Bay College

 

Queensland Tennis Centre, 190 King Arthur Terrace, Tennyson

Saturday 9 September

St Margaret's Anglican Girls' School

 

Queensland Tennis Centre, 190 King Arthur Terrace, Tennyson

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.

Training times

Junior team training - Monday at 7.30am and Wednesday at 3.00pm

Senior team training - Tuesday and Thursday at 7.30am

Open training - Wednesday and Friday at 7.30am

Training requirements​

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

Parent support

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 celebration

We celebrate the end of season with a morning of social tennis and presentation lunch. Parents, players and their siblings are all welcome to participate.

Date: Boys will be held on Saturday 17 June 9.00am- 12.30pm at the Tennis Centre, Mt Gravatt Campus, Griffith University, Mt Gravatt. Girls will be advised.

Venue: Griffith University Tennis Centre, Nathan