» Junior Programs

 

USTA 2021 Fall Instruction - Juniors
Instructional Program for Juniors (starting at age 3)
 
Locations
Springer Middle School
Greenbank Park
Springer Middle School
 
 
Class Descriptions

Morning Stars, 3-4 years old

The Morning Stars tennis program is a 30-minute, introductory tennis class for 3 to 4 years old. We offer a fun environment for your child to develop their gross motor skills while learning to send and receive a red dot tennis ball with their hands and their racquet. (Balloons may be substituted for balls from time to time.)

Rising Stars, 5-6 years old

The Rising Stars tennis program is a 45-minute, introductory tennis class for 5 to 7 years old. We offer a fun environment for your child to develop their gross motor skills while learning to send and receive a red dot tennis ball with their hands and their racquet.

Beginners, 7-12 years old

Our junior beginner class is recommended for players who are brand new to the sport, or who are still working on making consistent contact with the ball. (Consistent contact means having the ability to send and receive and resend the ball over the net several times in a row.) This class is designed to teach basic strokes while using the proper grip. The class is 60 minutes, with at least 30 minutes of instruction, followed by games designed to get the players rallying.

Teens Beginners/Advanced Beginners Tennis, 13-18years old

Our junior beginner class is recommended for players who are brand new to the sport, or who are still working on making consistent contact with the ball. (Consistent contact means having the ability to send and receive and resend the ball over the net several times in a row.) This class is designed to teach basic strokes while using the proper grip. The class is 90 minutes, with at least 30 minutes of instruction, followed by games designed to get the players rallying.

Advanced Beginners/Intermediate, 7-12 years old

This class is designed for the more experienced player who can rally consistently (several times across the net) while demonstrating control of the ball. Players will review the basics strokes while continuing to improve directional and depth control. The class is 60 minutes, with at least 30 minutes of instruction, followed by games designed to reinforce the lesson.

Intermediate/Advanced, 12-18 years old

This class is designed for the experienced junior player who can demonstrate control of ball depth and direction. This is for the player who can rally well from the baseline. Players in this class will work on ball anticipation, and doubles and singles strategies. This is a 90 min class, with a minimum of 30 minutes of instruction followed by singles and doubles games.

L7 Tournament Training, 10-12 years old

This class is designed for the experienced player who actively participates in L7 tournaments, or who is looking to participate in L7 tournaments. Participants must already possess the ability to serve and hit the ball with some consistency baseline to baseline. This class will address player fitness, footwork and singles strategy. This is a 2-hour class.

L7 Tournament Training, 13-18 years old

This class is designed for the experienced player who actively participates in L7 tournaments, or who is looking to participate in L7 tournaments. Participants must already possess the ability to serve and hit the ball with some consistency baseline to baseline. This class will address player fitness, footwork and singles strategy. This is a 2-hour class.

 

Contact Laura James at laura.james@ms.usta.com with any questions.

 

Click link below each class to register.

 

Greenbank Park – Juniors

Greenbank Junior Beginner (ages 7-12), Tuesdays 4-5pm, Begins Sept 7, 2021

https://playtennis.usta.com/DelawareDistrict/BookClass/ca544754-a7a8-4c67-8193-1b3658728dc5

Greenbank Junior Advanced Beginner/Intermediate (ages 7-12), Tuesdays 5-6pm, Begins Sept 7, 2021

https://playtennis.usta.com/DelawareDistrict/BookClass/15c047e6-ce65-4f2a-ba9a-40ca90cb8ceb

Greenbank Junior Intermediate/Advanced, Wednesdays, 4:30-6pm, Begins Sept 8, 2021

https://playtennis.usta.com/DelawareDistrict/BookClass/ab567d49-966f-4ab8-9de3-4e450db6bae7

Greenbank Junior Morning Star (ages 3-4yrs), Monday and Thursdays, 11:45am, Begins Sept 9, 2021

https://playtennis.usta.com/DelawareDistrict/BookClass/3416a2e5-3da6-43ed-8612-b6f80d6abcf3

Greenbank Junior Beginner (ages 7-12), Thursdays 4-5pm, Begins Sept 9, 2021

https://playtennis.usta.com/DelawareDistrict/BookClass/db5decfc-3ac3-4bf9-ae4b-93346257ea65

Greenbank Junior Advanced Beginner/Intermediate (ages 7-12), Thursdays 5-6pm, Begins Sept 9, 2021

https://playtennis.usta.com/DelawareDistrict/BookClass/e2e0753d-5169-4cf3-b43a-5428fe39952a

Greenbank Adult Advanced Beginner/Intermediate, Thursdays, 6:30-8pm, Begins Sept 9, 2021

https://playtennis.usta.com/DelawareDistrict/BookClass/7d9b72f0-b659-4db7-8dc9-3ba3c5ba33a9

 

 

McKean High School - Juniors

McKean HS Rising Stars Tennis (Ages 5-6yrs), Saturdays, 9:30-10:45am, Begins Sept 11, 2021

https://playtennis.usta.com/DelawareDistrict/BookClass/ac22a949-6f85-4d88-8846-199acb6110fe

McKean HS L7 Tournament Training 12Under, (Ages 10-12yrs), Saturdays, 10:30-12:30, Begins Sept 11

https://playtennis.usta.com/DelawareDistrict/BookClass/5ce3681c-2dee-41d4-9cb8-ded8cd7776b5

McKean HS Beginner Teen Tennis, (Ages 13-18yrs), Saturdays, 12:30-2pm, Begins Sept 11, 2021

https://playtennis.usta.com/DelawareDistrict/BookClass/31a108c4-1a5d-4e9b-bff4-4439b3594a4f

McKean HS L7 Teen Tournament Training (Ages 13-17yrs), Saturdays, 2-4pm, Begins Sept 11, 2021

https://playtennis.usta.com/DelawareDistrict/BookClass/31a108c4-1a5d-4e9b-bff4-4439b3594a4f

 

 

Springer Middle School - Juniors

Springer MS Junior Beginner (ages 7-12), Mondays, 4:30-5:30pm, Begins Sept 13, 2021

https://playtennis.usta.com/DelawareDistrict/BookClass/5104282b-9118-471d-8732-92060220a3b6

Springer MS Junior AdvBeginner/Intermediate (ages 7-12), Mondays, 5:30-6:30, Begins Sept 13, 2021

https://playtennis.usta.com/DelawareDistrict/BookClass/3213d074-abfb-4e44-a76c-99056e43942a

Springer MS Junior Beginner (ages 7-12), Fridays, 4:30-5:30pm, Begins Sept 10, 2021

https://playtennis.usta.com/DelawareDistrict/BookClass/8cb01392-853b-4c8f-baa7-970992393630

Springer MS Junior AdvBeginner/Intermediate (ages 7-12), Fridays, 5:30-6:30pm, Begins Sept 10, 2021

https://playtennis.usta.com/DelawareDistrict/BookClass/df24e409-4663-42e0-87ea-7d6829b4ebb5

 

 
 


 
 
 
 
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