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The GPS Tennis season runs from Saturday 25 April until Friday 19 June 2020.

The QGSSSA Tennis season runs from July until September 2020.

Results

Compulsory Registration and Consent

Parents/guardians are required to complete the online registration and consent for their child via the school website.

Please complete the online web form including each sport that your child may undertake for the year. The web form generates a school consent form which is to be completed, signed and placed in the tray on the counter in the Extra-Curricular Office in room D101.

Team App for Coaches, Players and Parents

QGSSSA Tennis are using a smartphone app as the main means of communication between coaching staff, players and parents/guardians. Team App keeps member contact details private and no members can communicate with each other through the app.

To download, go to https://teamapp.com/app

  1. Sign-up using your name, date of birth and email address. You'll be sent an email to confirm your registration.
  2. Search for 'BSHS Girls Tennis' and request access to the group which applies to you.
  3. Once your request is approved, you will be able to see news and upcoming events on your device or by checking your emails.
  4. Please note that turning on push notifications on the app allows you not to miss important posts as they are made, however, this can be switched off at any time.

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 and QGSSSA home games catering and trophies. All prior levies and subject fees are required to be finalised before commencing the 2020 season. 

  • 2020 Boys levy: $TBA
  • 2019 Girls levy: $130 (2020 levy TBA)

GPS Tennis 2020

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 25 April

Brisbane Boys' College

 

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

Brisbane Boys' College
 Saturday 2 May
Ipswich Grammar School

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

Darling Street, Ipswich
Saturday 9 May

St Joseph's Nudgee College

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

2199 Sandgate Road, Boondall
Saturday 16 May

The Southport School

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

2 Winchester Street, Southport
Saturday 23 May

 St Joseph's Colege, Gregory Terrace

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

67 Vivian Street, Tennyson
Saturday 30 May
BYE

Saturday 6 June

Toowoomba Grammar School

 

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

24 Margaret Street, Toowoomba
Saturday 13 June

Anglican Church Grammar School

 

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

Oaklands Parade, East Brisbane
Saturday 19 June

Brisbane Grammar School

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

24 Gregory Terrace, Spring Hill

Please refer to Sport this Week for up-to-date information on times and venues.

QGSSSA Tennis 2019

This information will be updated for 2019 as soon as practicable. Dates may vary according to games being held on Friday evening or Saturday morning. Further information will become available during the season on Team App and Sport this Week on our website.

DateOppositionVenue
Saturday 20 July
Moreton Bay College
​Churchie Tennis Centre, Hilton Street, East Brisbane 
Saturday 27 JulySt Margaret's Anglican Girls School
Churchie Tennis Centre, Hilton Street, East Brisbane
Saturday 3 AugustSt Peters Lutheran College
Queensland Tennis Centre, 190 King Arthur Terrace, Tennyson
Saturday 10 August

St Hilda's School

St Hilda's Tennis Courts, High Street, Southport 
Saturday 17 AugustIpswich Girls Grammar School
Brassall Tennis Centre, Grammar Arms Park, Pearse Drive, Brassell

Second Venue: Ipswich Girls Grammar School, Chermside Road, East Ipswich
Saturday 24 AugustClayfield College

Northshore Tennis Park, 257A MacArthur Ave, Hamilton 
Saturday 31 August
St Aidan's Anglican Girls' School
Queensland Tennis Centre, 190 King Arthur Terrace, Tennyson
Saturday 7 SeptemberBrisbane Girls Grammar School
Queensland Tennis Centre, 190 King Arthur Terrace, Tennyson
Saturday 14 SeptemberSomerville House
Queensland Tennis Centre, 190 King Arthur Terrace, Tennyson

Please refer to Sport this Week for up-to-date information on times and venues.

Training

  • Students must attend 75 per cent 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 and Team App for training schedule information.

Development Program

The development program starts in Week 2 of Term 1 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.

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 after school, buses will be provided to the venue. Parents are responsible for collecting the girls at the completion of the games.

Uniform

Players are required to wear the full BSHS Tennis uniform:

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

Uniform lists and prices 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.