|Portrayed by Elisabeth Hower|
|First appearance:||High Noon|
Mike and Tess have known each other since they were 7. They have become very close since then and, eventually, became romantically involved with each other. They have also decided then that they would break up at the end of summer before college because Tess will be going away, but Tess never showed up to their last meeting, fearing that she might not be able to say goodbye.