LEAP Volleyball

2016-2017 LEAP Volleyball

For Grades 6-8

About the Program

leap-middle-school-volleyball photoLEAP middle school volleyball welcomes 6-8 grade girls of all ability levels and experience. This eight-week program of educational athletics will focus on skill development, gaining an appreciation for the sport of volleyball, and teamwork. Effort, attitude, and commitment will directly influence individual growth within the program. A high level of sportsmanship will be expected of all involved with the program.

Program Structure

  • LEAP will provide each participant with a dri-fit shirt to keep.
  • Students must provide their own knee pads.
  • Practices during any one-week may include any of the 7 days during the week and will be between 1 and 2 hours long on any given day (based on the availability of the coach). Practice start times will range from immediately after school to 8 PM during the week and from 9 AM to 6 PM on Saturdays and/or 1 PM to 6 PM on Sundays.
  • Games will be officiated by registered officials, score will be kept. Games will be between teams of the same tier and will include games within each school and against teams from the other TCAPS middle school
  • All games will be held at either East Middle School or West Middle School on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Games will be scheduled between 4 PM and 8 PM. End of season tournaments will be held at both middle schools on Saturday, October 15, 2016.
  • PDF DocumentFrequently Asked Questions

Registration Deadline

  • August 19, 2016 (After this date, a $25 late fee will be applied to the registration cost.)

Head Coaches

East Middle School

West Middle School

Practice Schedules

East Middle School

  • TBD

West Middle School

Game Schedule

Tournament Schedules

2016-2017 Sports Physical Requirement

All 6th, 7th & 8th grade students must have a physical dated on or after April 15, 2016, on file prior to the start of their sports season. The physical form gives TCAPS representatives the ability to authorize treatment in case of a medical emergency. Once on file, sports physicals are good for one school year. Physical forms can be turned into main office at East Middle School and the North Wing Office at West Middle School. 
External LinkDownload sports physical form

Participation Fee

  • $125 before August 19, 2016, or $150 after the deadline.
  • Reduced rates are available to those who qualify for the free and reduced meals program. Participation fees for those that qualify are as follows:
    • Reduced Meals Participation Fee: $70 if registered by the deadline or $95 if registered after the deadline.
    • Free Meals Participation Fee: $40 if registered by the deadline or $65 if registered after the deadline.

Admission Prices

LEAP middle school football, basketball and volleyball activities are as follows:

Regular Contests

  • Adults - $3.00
  • Students - $2.00
  • Children 5 & Under - Free


  • Adults - $5.00
  • Students - $3.00
  • ​Children 5 & Under - Free

All-Access Sports Passes

All-Access Sports Passes are available for purchase and include admission to all LEAP and TCAPS high school athletic events. MHSAA tournaments are excluded. Prices are $90 adults, $60 students, and $30 seniors. Passes can be purchased from the LEAP Office, located at Central High School as well both high school athletic offices.


Payment is required at the time of registration. To register online using a MasterCard or Visa, please follow the link below. Payment with cash or check can be made in the LEAP office located at Central High School, 1150 Milliken, Traverse City. Please use the main school entrance, the LEAP office is located just inside the doors to the right. Office hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM. Please call the LEAP office at 231.933.1758 for more information.

External LinkRegister for Grades 6-8 Volleyball

NOTE: Registration is not complete until you receive an email from Byte confirming the registration. If you do not receive this email within five minutes of registering, submit the information again or call the LEAP office (231.933.1758) for assistance. If you did not receive an email from Byte, the payment did not process and the student is not registered.