Tennis tryouts will take place on Wednesday, January 22nd at 2:45pm at the FIU North Biscayne Bay Tennis Courts. There will be a meeting for anyone interested playing on the Boy's or Girl's team sometime in the near future. For any questions, please see below or contact Coach Rubinstein.
PHYSICAL PACKET: Please See Ms. Williams
MANDATORY: Your athletic physical packet, birth certificate (for new players), school insurance ($21.00 cash) and online concussion and cardiac arrest courses (links to courses below) must be turned in by January 10, 2020 or YOU WILL NOT PLAY THIS YEAR! ABSOLUTELY NO EXCEPTIONS! All Athletic Physical packets will be submitted to the Athletic Trainer (Justin). Please make sure you complete the notary in the packet as well! If you are home schooled or attend MAST @ FIU, please turn your paperwork in as soon as possible, as it takes time to process with the Region and the FHSAA! Home schooled paperwork information is below.
NEW: You may purchase 24-hour student-athlete insurance coverage for $73.00 in lieu of the Spring Coverage for $21.00. To participate, one must be chosen.
To Reiterate: Athletic Physical packets will be submitted directly to the athletic trainer (Justin). He is available on campus from 1:00pm - whenever. If there is an athletic contest he is working on a specific day, bring the physical forms back the following day. The deadline to have your paperwork in is January 10, 2019; No Exceptions!
Bring the signed Athletic Clearance Form to the athletic office (next to the cafeteria) to check eligibility and pay the athletic insurance.
HOME SCHOOLED STUDENTS: You must complete forms (EL7 - Home Education Participation; EL7V - Home Education Verification and EL9 - Home Education Student Academic Progress Report and GA4 - Affidavit of Compliance with the Policies on Athletic Recruiting & Non-Traditional Student Participation) and have them in by December 20, 2019 with your transcripts or you cannot play. These forms are found at the FHSAA website http://www.fhsaa.org/sports/tennis under the "For Students and Parents" link at the top of the page. They must be turned into the school's Athletic Director (Ms. Williams) as soon as possible, along with the physical packet, birth certificate (for new players), payment of $21.00 cash for school insurance and completion of the online concussion and cardiac arrest courses (links below - create an account) as soon as possible. No exceptions! All Home Schooled information can be located at this link: MDCPS Home Education.
For any questions (such as physical forms/packet/injuries), please contact Justin Rothschild, Mourning Head Athletic Trainer at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
For other questions (such as eligibility requirements), you may contact our Athletic Director Latoya Williams at: email@example.com or Assistant Principal Eddie Medina at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
GPA/ATTENDANCE: You must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and not have 10 absences or 20 tardies or more (excused or unexcused) to play. There are no exceptions to this!
If you are an incoming senior and want to play college tennis, you must register on the NCAA Eligibility Center website and send in your college transcript to the address listed with a $75.00 fee.
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