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Nov, 2019

New Fall Junior Programs and Adult Drills!

MGTC Fall 2019 Tennis Program Session III

Juniors

Contact Jennifer at  757-289-1618 Email: [email protected].

 

Red Ball:  Age 5-7 Monday 4-5 p.m.

Date:  Nov 4, 18 and Dec 2, 9, 16

Cost:  $60 mbr/ $75 non-mbr (pre-registration)

Minimum number of players in this group is 6 and the maximum is 8

Skills to master

  • Player must be able to rally back and forth at least 10 times with forehand/backhand
  • Able to serve over the net and to correct service box
  • Understand the ready position before and after ball contact
  • Able to drop hit ball accurately to partner
  • Know how to track score in a game using 1, 2, 3, 4
  • Can volley the ball over the next to coach/partner
  • And Must be able to listen and follow coach instructions

     

    Orange Ball:  Age 8-10 Monday 5-6:30 p.m.

    Date:  Nov 4, 18 and Dec 2, 9, 16

    Cost:  $75 mbr/ $90 non-mbr (pre-registration)

    Minimum number of players in this group is 6 and the maximum is 8

    Skills to master

  • Player must be able to rally back and forth at least 10 times with forehand/backhand
  • Able to serve over the net and to correct service box
  • Understand the ready position before and after ball contact
  • Able to drop hit ball accurately to partner
  • Know how to track score in a game using 15, 30, 40, game
  • Can volley the ball over the next to coach/partner
  • And MUST be able to listen and follow coach instructions effectively

 

Green Dot Ball:  Age 11-12 Wednesday 4-5:30 p.m.

Date:  Nov 6, 13, 20 and Dec 4, 11

Cost:  $75 mbr/ $90 non-mbr (pre-registration)

Minimum number of players for this group is 8 and the maximum is 10

Skills to master

  • Be able to rally the ball consistently at least 10 times in a row
  • Volley the ball back and forth from the net to a baseline player at least 10 times
  • Control the volleys to partner/coach across the net
  • Know how to self-feed a ball to partner on opposite baseline
  • Be able to serve consistently in the correct service box at least 70%
  • Able to construct and set up the point in match competition
  • And MUST be able to listen and follow coach instructions effectively

 

Beginner/Intermediate Yellow ball:  Age 13-18 Wednesday 5:30-7 p.m.

Date:  Nov 6, 13, 20 and Dec 4, 11

Cost:  $75 mbr/ $90 non-mbr (pre-registration)

Minimum number of players for this group is 6 and the maximum is 10

Skills to master

  • Know how to use the continental grip on serve and volleys with acceptable technique
  • Understand how to hit with topspin and slice
  • Be able to rallies 10 groundstrokes consistently without miss
  • Develop strategies and tactics
  • Be able to work cooperatively with partner
  • Must listen and willingness to learn new ideas/technique from coach

     

    Advanced Jr Yellow ball:  Age 13-18 Thursday 5-7 p.m.

    Date:  Nov 7, 14, 21 and Dec 5, 12

    Cost:  $90 mbr/ $110 non-mbr (pre-registration)

    Minimum number of players for this group is 8 and the maximum is 12

    NOTE:  Player will be evaluated by coach prior to placement in this group

    Skills to master

  • Know how to use the continental grip on serve and volleys with acceptable technique
  • Understand how to hit with topspin and slice from both forehand and backhand
  • Understand and know when to change grip for shot selections
  • Be able to rally 20 groundstrokes consistently without missing
  • Be able to serve 75-80% consistently
  • Develop strategies and tactics
  • Be able to work cooperatively with partner
  • Must listen and willingness to learn new ideas/techniques from coach

 

Adults

 

2.5-3.0 Drills: Tuesday 6-7:30 p.m.

Date:  Nov 5, 12, 19, 26 and Dec 3

Cost:  $75 mbr/ $90 non-mbr (pre-registration)

 

Open Drills: Saturday 10-11:30 a.m.

Cost:  $15 mbr/ $20 non-mbr

 

 

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