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GISD OFFERING MIDDLE SCHOOL SOCCER AND TENNIS THIS SPRING

March 30, 2022

Granbury ISD will be offering soccer and tennis at Acton Middle School and Granbury Middle School in Spring 2022.

The two sports will be open to seventh and eighth graders and will begin on Monday, April 4 for non-track participants and Wednesday, April 6 for track participants.

Practices for both sports will be after school on Mondays-Thursdays from 4:30-5:30 P.M. with no Friday practices. The evening activity bus will be available for transportation home at 5:45 P.M. Games will be held Mondays-Fridays.

Students must be academically eligible, complete an athletic physical, and comply with the district’s athletic code of conduct and drug testing program.

The school will provide game uniforms, transportation to games and tournaments, tennis racquets (as needed), as well as soccer and tennis balls.  Students will be responsible for workout clothes and shoes plus shin guards for soccer, tennis racquets (if they have one), and soccer balls (if they have one).

Overseeing the new athletic offerings will be GHS head coaches Doug Kissinger (boys soccer), Connor Mason (tennis), and David Winkleman (girls soccer).

If interested in one or both sports, students and parents are encouraged to complete a short online form at https://forms.gle/zeFQTXMu4crK3Nm28.

The expansion of middle school activities and program offerings is part of the G2025 strategic plan.