Programs

tennis balls laying on a tennis court before a program

Sacred Heart After School Program

This 4 week program will meet immediately after school in the Sacred Heart Gymnasium.  This program will precede the weekly Elementary tennis league and will be meant to get your child ready for that leagues competitive play.  Your child will be able to stay until the Elementary league starts so you won’t have to worry about picking them up then coming back for their elementary league session.  This program is open to all students even if they are not playing in the Elementary league.

No child left out! Our scholarship assistance is available based on proven need. Contact us at info@southsideareatennis.org with any questions. 

Sessions:

4 week program from February 16 – March 8, 2024

Fee:

$40 per participant

Location:

Sacred Heart Catholic School Gymnasium 

Time:

Begins immediately after school ends.  

Winter Elementary Tennis League

This is a Team Tennis league for 1st to 5th graders with beginner and intermediate skills. Matches will be in the Sacred Heart Catholic School  gymnasium, every Friday for 5 weeks (Feb 9-March 8).  Although the league is beginner friendly, player should be able to serve and receive serves

Sign Up Deadline: Feb 8

Choose a preferred team – Sacred Heart, Heritage, Danville City, Westover Christian, Open

Registration is now CLOSED!

Sessions:

5 Week Program Starting February 9, 2024

Fee:

$55 per participant

Location:

Sacred Heart Catholic School Gymnasium 

Time:

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. and each team will have a 1 hour session at 4:00 p.m. or 5:00 p.m. 

Learn, Practice,
& Play

 

These five-week programs, conducted one hour per week, implement the games-based approach to teaching tennis as well as modified courts and equipment as needed, and are a fast and fun way to learn tennis and/or improve your game. Programs are available from ages 4 to 94+ and from beginner to intermediate skill levels.

The programs are held outdoors from mid-April through mid-October, and indoors from mid-November through mid-March. The atmosphere is informal, with emphasis on fun, fitness, and play.  Free loaner racquets are available. Program size is limited. 

Three Sessions:

Coming Soon!

Fee:

$40 per participant

Location:

 Bonner Middle School Courts

Age Categories:

Pee Wees (recommended ages 4–6) – Monday @5:15 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Little Aces (recommended ages 7–10) – Monday @6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Juniors (recommended ages 11–14) – Wednesdays @5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Teens (recommended ages 14-19) – Wednesdays @6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Adult (recommended ages 20-99) – Wednesdays @7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Adult Team Tennis

This fun competitive league is Co-ed and for playing levels from intermediate to advance. This league offers a great way for all levels and abilities to play in a flexible and fun format. This 8-week season will be played at Stratford Tennis Club on Thursday Nights at 6:30pm-8:00pm and will finish with an all player championship.

Sessions:

Coming Soon!

Fee:

$40 per participant

Location:

Stratford Tennis Club

Time:

6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

BOYS & GIRLS MIDDLE SCHOOL/HIGH SCHOOL LEAGUE

 

This program is designed to prepare athletes for the spring high school tennis season and to keep their skills sharp all season long. Players will meet weekly for practice conducted by a SATA coach, which will include 90 min of drills, cardio and play. Also we will compete against other private/public schools in the area once a week until the high school regular season matches start. After the High School season is completed we will restart Match play against other local schools.

 

This program will accommodate middle school, high school JV players and individuals not able to compete on or don’t have a high school program. Intermediate Skill level is recommended and you must be able to serve and keep score.

Sessions:

Coming Soon!

Fee:

$30 per participant

Location:

Bonner Middle School Courts – Every Thursday

Time:

4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

SUMMER BREAK CAMP

What better way to spend your SUMMER Break but to learn a new skill. This program is designed for ages 5 to 17 to be a fun and instructional camp for kids during their break. We will introduce the sport of tennis to beginners and also work with all levels of players to continue to develop their tennis skills. We are also hoping to mix in a few special events and have a surprise visitor or two.

Sessions:

Coming Soon!

Fee:

$80 per participant

Location:

Ballou Park Courts

Time:

Daily 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

SATA High Performance Program

For Competitive Juniors.

The program will emphasize modern stroke mechanics and Match play strategy along with intensive Drills and Strength and Conditioning. This program will also provide a pathway to USTA matches in the region, Individual player Grants and USTA Camps. To be considered for these opportunities, a player must be training and competing in tournaments year-round and also meet at least one of the following requirements : 

  • Ranked in the Top 300 USTA National
  • Ranked in Top 20 in his/her section age category
  • Have an ITF ranking
  • Have an ATP / WTA ranking).

Invitation only program. Please email us at info@southsideareatennis.org if you are interested!

Sessions:

Coming Soon!

Fee:

$80 per participant

Location:

Bonner Middle School Courts

Time:

Coming Soon!

Interested in Our Programs?

Thank you for your interest in these programs. If you would like to join our waitlist for any of these program while we finalize our schedule, please fill out the form below or contact us at info@southsideareatennis.org.

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