Jr. Development clinics utilize a 75% compressed green dot ball and a 78’ court (full size court) to help players between the ages of 10 and 13 and staying within the parameters of the USTA (United States Tennis Association).
Days: Monday, Wednesday & or Friday
Time: Beginner & Intermediate / 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Team JD / 4:00pm to 6:00pm (Invitation Only!)
Location: Tonaquint Tennis Center / 1851 South Dixie Drive
Packages and Sessions
All packages are 6 week long sessions. Your session begins on your first day of tennis. Clinics and lessons will be tracked by tennis attendants.
All packages will have a two week variance to make-up clinics. After the two week variance the package has expired. Package expiration may be excused for illness, injury, or approved school functions. All requests to extend package dates need to be emailed to Wayne Bullock or Hilary Koch for approval.
Level and Syllabus Descriptions
Beginner Level - For beginner players with little or no tennis experience.
Syllabus for Beginner level players:
Intermediate Level - Players with some tennis experience who can demonstrate proper strokes at times.
Prerequisite for intermediate level: Knowledge of scoring, ground stroke grips, parts of the court and the forehand and backhand ground stroke components. Players must have a fundamental swing using topspin, and be consistent with getting balls into play using drop feeds and toss feeds.
Syllabus for Intermediate players:
Team JD - Players who have achieved a high level of ability that can handle full speed and court of Green Dot Balls. Players will continue to work on their strokes, court coverage and strategy.
Prerequisite for Team J.D.: Technical knowledge of the serve, grip, swing and types. Show proper footwork with ground strokes. Player should be able to do the following skill set: Hit 7 out of 10 fed forehands and backhands cross court and down the line and rally 10 balls in a row with a coach using forehand or backhand ground strokes.
Syllabus for Team JD
Upcoming Youth Session Tournaments
Saturday, September 29th 8:00 am-12:00 pm
(included in all Jr. Development packages)