- Grade level:6-9
- Meeting Times:Tuesdays at 3:30 pm
Wednesdays at 3:30 pm
- Location:Tennis Courts
- Notice:Students should bring their racket, 2 cans of balls, and a water bottle.
- Advisors:Nelson Bendeck
To develop the fundamental, individual and team skills required of the game through exciting drills, exercises and a variety of short games. Players are grouped by grade or skill level. Also, as tennis is a gentleman’s sport, we will focus on the the virtues and good habits associated with team-play and the overall character of a tennis sportsman.
Events & Topics
Fight your way to the top of the Tennis Ladder. You will have an opportunity to challenge many of your classmates and friends and climb to the top!
Skills & Benefits
Drills are focused on developing the basic shape of each stroke and their variations, including: forehand, backhand, serve, overhead, volley, slice, drop shots, and the like. Do you have a strategy of play or do you simply return the ball? Do you go cross court or down the line? Where should I place my serve? The staff’s attention to players emphasizes the development of key fundamental areas for optimal play.
Each session runs for about an hour.
First day: Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Last day: Tuesday, November 19, 2019