September 23 is our first hitting session. You must complete the 'BELOW RED BOX VHSL PHYSICAL FORM PART" requirements in order to participate (Turn in the physical to the Athletics Office).
Here is the signup: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/805084DACA92F4-boys
WELCOME TO TJ!
Boys Tennis is a spring sport and runs from February through June. 2021-2022 was a great year for TJ tennis:
District Team Champions
Virginia State Team Quarterfinals Plus a lot of individual Champions:
Regional Singles Champion (State Tournament Qualifier)
District Singles Champion and Runner-up
District Doubles Champion and Runner-up
Our Boys Tennis Team Graduated 5 Student/Athletes and we are always looking for the cream of the crop to rise out of tryouts for the team. Everyone is invited!
PLEASE READ THE ABOVE RED BOX ON HOW TO SATISFY TRYOUT REQUIREMENTS.
Tryout Guidelines and Evaluation Criteria SPRING 2023
Tryouts will start on Monday, February 20, 2023.
Tryouts will continue for the next 2-4 days, and most likely final cuts by the end of the week Friday.
Criteria to be selected are:
Varsity Tennis Skills right now.
Projection to be able to play Varsity Level in the future.
Also considering being a Team Player, Leadership, Ability to learn and Attitude.
You must be in good standing with FCPS and Thomas Jefferson High School.
You must follow the Extra-curricular participation policy.
COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE BOYS TENNIS TEAM
Must have 2 tennis racquets (Racquet provided for Tryouts if needed).
Uniform Shirt will be provided. You will be required to provide your own tennis shorts for matches.
Broken strings: At this time there is no funding to offset this cost.
Coach Palomo's expectations for the Boys Tennis Team:
Be a Great Teammate!
Be at Practice!
Work Hard at Practice!
Clean Up After Yourself and Your Teammates!
Root for Your Teammates!
Be Grateful that you get to represent TJ!
Communicate with Coach!
And after you have done all the 10 things listed above- Win your Match!