Summer 10 n Under 2017
Days & Times: Tuesday & or Thursday from 8:30am to 9:30am
Ages: 6 to 10.5
Location: Tonaquint Tennis Center / 1851 S. Dixie Drive
Orange ball clinic will be played on a 60’ court and 50% compression orange balls to help players improve their tennis game. Tennis rackets and court size are scaled down to the size of the youth players, allowing them to use proper technique. Orange Ball clinic stays within the parameters of the USTA 10 n Under national program.
8:30am to 9:30am / Level 1 - For beginner players with little or no tennis experience. Players in level 1 will learn the forehand and backhand groundstroke, parts of the court, court etiquette and scoring. See class syllabus on back.
8:30am to 9:30am / Level 2 - Players with some tennis experience who can demonstrate proper strokes at times. Players will continue to development forehand and backhand groundstrokes putting them on course for Team Orange.
8:30am to 10:00am / Team Orange - Players who have achieved a level of ability that can handle full speed and court of Orange Balls and 60’ court. Players will continue to work on their forehand and backhand groundstrokes. Players will be introduced to the serve, volley and match play. Players are on course for Jr. Development Green Dot Balls. (Team Orange is invitation only. Time is from 4:30pm to 6:00pm allowing for match play, see back for package details)
Level 1 & Level 2 Syllabus:
Week 1 & 2: Forehand Groundstroke, parts of the court, games
Week 3 & 4: Backhand Groundstroke, court etiquette, games
Week 5 & 6: Review of Forehand & Backhand ground strokes, scoring. *Beginner & Intermediate players will be placed in the Non Serve division for the "end of session tournament"
Team Orange Syllabus:
Week 1 & 2: Forehand & backhand groundstrokes, intro to serving
Week 3 & 4: Intro to Volleys, continue practicing groundstrokes and serves
Week 5 & 6: Singles strategy, consistency with groundstrokes, lots of serving.
Session I - June 6th & or 8th thru July 6th (No Tennis on July 4th)
- Saturday "Hit Around" 830am to 930am **Optional**
- End of Session Tournament: July 8th
Session II - July 11th & or 13th thru August 8th & or 10th
- Saturday "Hit Around" 830am to 930am**Optional**