Fall Junior Programs (Aug. 19-Oct. 22)

Tot Tennis

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REGISTRATION


(ages 3-5 beginners)


Tuesdays 5:30-6:15pm

 


9 Weeks Starting Aug. 27


$68


  • Kids will work on learning basic strokes of a forehand, backhand, volley, and the pre-readiness of using a serve.
  • We use foam balls and red balls so the ball doesn't travel as fast and doesn't bounce over their head.
  • Fun group games to develop a love for the game of tennis and learning teamwork and coordination.
  • Includes a free junior racket.


Red Ball Clinic

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Ages 6-7 year olds & 5-year-olds who have advanced thru Tot Tennis


Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:30-6:30pm

9 weeks Starts Aug. 22



$90 for 1x week 

$170 for 2x week


  • Using the low pressured Red Balls to ensure that these ball don't bounce too high or travel too fast.  It is the best ball the promotes developing a good rally and footwork.  
  • We emphasis fun tennis still getting in our technique drills and footwork drills. 

Orange Ball Clinic

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Ages 8-10


Tues/Thurs 5:30-6:30pm


$90 for 1x week or

$170 for 2x week

9 weeks, starts Aug. 22

  • Groups will work on fundamentals, footwork and stroke technique. 
  • Fun group games will always end the classes with lots of high energy and competition.
  • We will use Orange balls to encourage good rallys and build good technique for the junior players
  • We have extra junior rackets that the kids can us

Green Ball Start-Up

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Ages 10-16 

(Level 1 & 2 Beginner)


Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:30-6:30pm

 (moved up from original time of 6:30pm) 


9 weeks for $90

2x week for $170


Starts Aug. 20


  • Learn the Basic strokes, stances, footwork and rules of the game.
  • We will work up to playing points and keeping score.
  • A fun learning environment using the Green Balls that are 75% pressure of a regular yellow ball.  This encourages better stroke development and allows them to develop the rally and learn strategy quicker.

Aces Academy

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Experienced Players aged 11-14

 

Tuesdays and/or Thursdays 5:30-6:45pm

(moved up from original time of 6:30pm)


Cost:  $100 for 1x week

or $190 for 2x week


 9 weeks Starting Aug. 20 


  • Fun drills using yellow balls and green balls working on good stroke technique. 
  • Players will learn singles and doubles tactics.
  • Players will also be coached in point play, work on footwork and movement training, and group drills.


Junior Challenge Matches

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 Ages 8-14 

(who are ready to play matches)


Wednesdays 4:00-5:15pm


Cost:  $65 for 9 weeks


  • 1 hour and 15 minutes of coached match play (singles and doubles).  
  • Held at SIU courts.  
  • Orange, Green or Yellow Ball depending on level and age.   

Elite Juniors

Elite Academy

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 REGISTRATION 

Elite High School Players 


Mondays 5:45-7:15pm  


Begins Aug. 19th (8 weeks) 

skip Labor Day 

 

Cost is $165  


  • Clinic is run similar to a college practice.
  • A lot of live ball drills mixed in with some feeding drills and challenging group games.
  • We'll even mix in some singles and doubles partial matches to keep your game fresh over the summer months.
  • Expect to be worked extremely hard in this clinic....it's only for the serious  tennis player.
  • Included singles and doubles point play.