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High School Tennis Academy Ages 14 n Up  Yellow Ball




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Tennis Dates 2023

 January 16th Martin Luther King Day
February 20th

President's Day

March 13th-20th Spring Break
April 10th Spring Recess
May 23rd-June2nd End of School Break
July 3rd-7th Independence Day Break
July 31st-August 18th

Summer Break

September 4th

Labor Day

October 9th-20th

Huntsman Senior Games

November 21st-27th

Thanksgiving Break

December 12th - 2024

Winter Break

Monday Clinic Schedule 2023

 

Session Session Dates Weeks
Winter Session January 9th - February 13th 5
Spring Session I February 27th - April 3rd 4
Spring Session II April 17th - May 22nd 6
Summer Session  June 12th - July 24th 6
Fall Session I August 21st - October 2nd 6
Fall Session II October 23rd - December 11th 6

Wednesday Clinic Schedule 2023

 

Session Session Dates Weeks
Winter Session January 11th - February 15th 6
Spring Session I February 22nd - April 5th 6
Spring Session II April 12th - May 17th 6
Summer Session  June 14th - July 26th 6
Fall Session I August 23rd - September 27th 6
Fall Session II October 25th - December 6th 6

Days:  Monday and/or Wednesday

Time: 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Location:  Tonaquint Tennis Facility / 1851 South Dixie Drive           

 

High School Tennis Academy Description

High School Tennis Academy is available for all high school players regardless of your skill level.    

Level Descriptions

Freshman (Beginner)  -  For beginner players with little or no tennis experience. 

JV (Intermediate) -  Players with some tennis experience who can demonstrate some technique, but may not be able to handle the higher speed or consistency required for Varsity team.   Players will continue to development groundstrokes, serves, volleys and match play.  Players in JV are on course for Varsity team.

Varsity (Advance)  -  Players who have achieved a level of ability to handle full speed and size of tennis.  Players will continue to improve strokes, court coverage and tennis strategy.  Varsity team is for players expecting to or playing High School tennis and USTA tournaments. 

Level and Syllabus Descriptions

     Beginner Level  -  For beginner players with little or no tennis experience. 

     Syllabus for Beginner level players:

  • Week One:  Introduction to forehand ground strokes, grip, and spin.  Intro to parts of the court and racket.
  • Week Two:  Introduction to backhand ground strokes, grip and spin. 
  • Week Three:  Review of forehand and backhand ground stroke, grip and spin.  Introduction to scoring.
  • Week Four:  Review of forehand and backhand ground stroke, grip and spin.  Review of scoring and intro to match play
  • Repeat to Week One

     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:

  • Week One:  Forehand ground stroke, introduction to footwork while using the forehand ground stroke
  • Week Two:  Backhand ground stroke, introduction to footwork while using the backhand ground stroke
  • Week Three:  Forehand and Backhand ground stroke, changing grips from forehand to backhand.  Introduction to serving
  • Week Four:  Review of serving, ground strokes
  • Repeat to Week One

 

   Advance/Level  -  Players who have achieved a high level of ability that can handle full speed and court. Players will continue to work on their strokes, court coverage and strategy.  

 


PRICING INFORMATION

Drop-in Fee: $20 Resident  /  $25 Non Resident (Drop in is only allowed if clinic session is not at full capacity. Please contact staff for availability.) 

6 Week Clinic:  $84 Resident  /  $108 Non Resident / person / 6 Clinics 

5 Week Clinic:  $70 Resident  /  $90 Non Resident / person / 5 Clinics 

4 Week Clinic:  $56 Resident  /  $72 Non Resident / person / 4 Clinics 

Please register for both Monday and Wednesday if you enjoy clinic 2x's a week

+ ADD: Liveball Package / $50 - Liveball 2x a week / 6 week session* (That's 2 free Liveballs!)

https://www.sgcity.org/adulttennis/liveball-tennisdrop-inclinic

Registration

 

 

Session Registration Opens
Winter Session  Monday, December 26th 6:00AM
Spring Session I Monday, January 30th 6:00 AM
Spring Session II Monday, March 20th 6:00 AM
Summer Session Monday, March 27th 6:00 AM
Fall Session I Monday, July 24th 6:00 AM
Fall Session II Monday, September 18th 6:00 AM

Registration Issues? Please contact Wayne Bullock or Hilary Koch

 

In Person


Recreation Center
285 South 400 East
435-627-4560
Fax: 435-627-4569

Online


Wayne P. Bullock
Tennis & Pickleball Head Pro
(435) 627-4522


Hilary Koch
Tennis & Pickleball Specialist / Director of Leagues /Tournament
Office Phone: 435-627-4522