The Junior Academy programs are for children ages 11-18-years-old. This level uses a 78-foot court and yellow ball. The Junior Academy has three levels, which the players progress through. Players learn the fundamentals, technique, and strategy, with the emphasis on preparing for competition. A major component of the program is drills and play-based activities, overhead serves and game-based drills. In addition, special conditioning is offered to measure a player’s endurance, balance, strength, speed and agility.
Our dedicated tennis professionals are equipped to train juniors from beginners to collegiate levels, and has produced top-ranked juniors with numerous college scholarships. Each player is given the not only the training but also mentorship to ensure their long-term tennis development.
- Beginner Players Ages 11-15
- 78' court/ yellow ball
Developmental Focus: Multidirectional movement patterns
- Coordinating, recognition, reaction and preperation
- Creating & sustaining a rally
- Coordinating both arms working together during a serve motion
Goal: Simple sending & receiving
- Scoring & introduction to doubles