Tennis

  • Tennis is a Fall Sport
  • OLGC School and CCF students 4th-8th grade
  • Represent OLGC in the NVJCYO League
  • Encourage fun and sportsmanship
CYO is broken up into Leagues:

Wimbledon 1: Beginners only for the 4th & 5th graders. For new players just starting out. Are 3 doubles teams NO singles matches. Total of 6 players will start.

Wimbledon 2: Advanced Beginners only for 4th & 5th graders and those of who had lessons and played on a team or in competitive matches thru USTA. Are 3 doubles teams NO singles matches. Total of 6 players will start.

US Open 1: Beginners for the 6th – 8th Grade and 4th and 5th graders who are qualified to “play up”. Are 3 Singles Matches and 2 Doubles Matches. Total 7 players will start.

US Open 2: Advanced skill levels for 6th – 8th Grade and also anyone younger who would qualify to compete. Are 3 Singles Matches and 2 Doubles Matches. Total 7 players will start.

Assessments:

Even if your player has already been in CYO Tennis, each interested player must attend ONE of these assessments so we can place the students into an appropriate team based on age, skills, and ability. We will do our best to create teams and begin practices the week of September 3rd after Labor Day.

Please send an email to Gregg Glogowski, letting us know your player's name and which assessment they will be attending. This will help us plan the evenings and also give us an idea of how many players will be returning from last year, and how many new 3rd graders and other parishioners want to join.

Aug 28, 29 - 4th & 5th graders from 4:15-5:15pm**
Aug 28, 29 - 6th-8th graders from 5:30-6:30pm**

Location: Cardinal Hill Swim & Racquet Club, 9117 Westerholme Way, Vienna, VA 22182

**You may come to either assessment time if any of the above 2 dates do not work for you.

Registration Deadline: Friday, August 29, 2019.

NO registrations will be accepted after this date.

All registrations and payments are to be done through Sports Pilot the online registration.

Bring release forms to assessments.

Cost: $75.00 per player.

Registration

Matches Begin in mid-September - Will generally occur each Sunday through the playoffs (tentatively scheduled for early November). Matches have historically been scheduled on Sundays at either 1 or 3 PM, and they are generally at Fairfax County High Schools.

Practices: We encourage 1-2 practices a week, typically for 60-75 minutes. And if a player misses a practice, that is completely OK. We want to encourage and expose the kids to tennis as much as they are interested. Just tell the coaches upfront if Sunday’s will not be good so we can plan to have the children that are practicing playing in the matches.

Depending on the number of participants will need 2 volunteers (no tennis experience required) per Team.

Practice Location / Times:  We have secured the following facilities:

  1. Marshall High School – Monday – Thursday  4 to 7 PM
  2. Madison High School – Monday – Thursday 5 to 8 PM
  3. Cardinal Hill – Glogowski Team – TBD Days and Times depending on court availability and CH schedule.   They are normally from 3:30 – 5:30.  I provide pick up at carpool – huge bonus!!!

Current Coaches who have “committed”:  WE WILL NEED MANY MORE VOLUNTEERS!!!!!!!

Gregg Glogowski – US Open 2
George Getz – US Open 2
Tara Rice – Wimbledon 2 or US Open 1
Alex Kladakis, M.D. – Wimbledon 1 or 2 - Tentative

Our Volunteer Policy:

Parents and adults are encouraged to volunteer. All volunteers must complete the required background check and Virtus training session. Visit the Volunteering with Children webpage for more information.

Catholic Diocese of Arlington - Office of Child Protection

OLGC Tennis since 2011

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Registration

When registering for the first time, parents need to register first and then add children as family members.

Deadline August 29, 2019!

NO late registrations will be accepted!
Bring Forms to Assessment!

Forms must be submitted before assessments begin. Bring forms, drop off at OLGC School or Mail to:
Gregg Glogowski
404 Pine St SE #205
Vienna, VA 22180

Contact: Gregg Glogowski
703.447.5577

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