Tennis

Ballyclare High School Tennis

Ballyclare High School Tennis

Tennis aims to provide match play and/or coaching for all year groups.

Year 8 boys and girls enter Northern Ireland League competitions

Junior boys and girls enter Northern Ireland League competitions

Senior boys enter Northern Ireland League also.

Coaching offered to inter girls and boys but no inter school matches

Years 8-11 play inter house tournaments in the month of June.

 

Winter Training

Mr Shaw runs training in 4 blocks throughout the year for boys and girls who are at a high team standard. As space is limited only small numbers can be accommodated.

Block 1 – Sept to Oct half term – Monday or Tuesday 3:50pm – 5pm – Outdoor school courts

Block 2 – Oct half term to Christmas – Indoor 8:00am SportsHall – Day to be confirmed

Block 3 – Christmas to February half term – Indoor 8:00am SportsHall – Day to be confirmed

Block 4 – February half term to Summer holidays – School Courts Monday & Wednesday afternoons 3:50-5:00pm

 

Facilities

4 all-weather Tennis courts on the school grounds.

 

Staff

Miss K Rea- Friday after school tennis , all year groups. summer term only

Mr Gareth Shaw- Elite player development boys and girls and senior boys matches.

 

Results

2017 – Senior Boys Ulster Schools Plate Runners-Up

2018 – Senior Boys Ulster Schools Plate Finalists

2019 – Senior Boys Ulster Schools Plate Winners