No matter what skill-level your future pro exhibits, there is a place for him/her on the courts. Take a look at some of the junior programs available locally for the tennis player under eighteen years old. Remember also, that you can always consult a local tennis professional for more information about any of the resources available to you.
Lafayette Junior & Adult Tennis operates out of the Thomas Park tennis facility. Afternoon and weekend clinics are offered year-round for Red Ball (4-9), Orange Ball (8-10), and Intermediate (11-17) players. Check out their Facebook page for registration details, and more information about their clinics and individual instruction.
Junior clinics for all ages and levels are offered at the Youngsville Complex. Contact the Pro shop at 451-4700 for more information.
Junior Pathway to Success Program is offered year-round. Afternoon clinics offered for Red ball (ages 4-7), Orange ball (ages 8-10), Intermediate (ages11-16). There is also an Advanced Junior Program for state ranked juniors striving for Southern and national rankings. For more information about these clinics and registration information contact the City Club Pro Shop at 261-6588.
Red, Orange, Green Ball fundamental progressions taught in weekday clinics. High Performance player development program with specific individual plans available for the elite player. For more information contact the Oakbourne Country Club Pro Shop at 232-0223 or go online to Oakbourne Junior Tennis Academy.
Monday and Wednesday afternoon clinics offered year-round for beginner to advanced players. (Note: non-member restrictions apply). Registration forms available online at Red Lerille’s Health and Racquet Club website.