school tennis coaches needed!

Erwin High - Fall (Girls) & Spring (Boys) for 2017-18 school year
Contact:  Michael Sexton, AD 828.215.8110 - michael.sexton@bcsemail.org

Cane Creek Middle - Fall (Coed) for 2017-18 school year
Contact:  Karen Barnhill, Principal 828.628.0824 - karen.barnhill@bcsemail.org

Reynolds Middle School - Fall for 2017-18 school year
Contact:  Rebekah Calloway 828.575.3037; Stanley Wheless, Asst Principal/Athletic Admin 828.552.2292

Asheville Christian Academy - Fall 2018 school year (Women's)
Contact:  Joe Johnson, Athletic Director - joe.johnson@acalion.org
*Stipend provided depending on experience


Middle School Clinic & Match Play

Open to all rising 6th graders & current 6th-8th graders in Buncombe County.  Each session begins with a 1-hour clinic, taught by a teaching pro then match play for the remaining hour.  We're offering 2 - four week sessions:

Session 1 (CLOSED) - June 11th, 18th, 25th, July 9th (no clinic July 2nd) 
Session 2 - July 16th, 23rd, 30th, August 6th

  • Time - 4-6pm
  • Where - Aston Park Tennis Center
  • Cost - $25 per 4 week session
  • Registration closed
  • Please bring water bottle
  • NO REFUNDS
  • Junior rackets available - $10

Early bird pricing good till July 11th for Session 2.  $35 thereafter.


High School Clinic & Match Play

Open to all current 9th-12th graders (boys & girls) in Buncombe County. 6-week session beginning July 22nd. Taught by area certified pros.

Join other area high school players as they get ready for their season. Area high school players who have volunteered with the ATA this year, please contact Tracey Whitehouse, ashevillecta@gmail.com, by July 16th for a coupon code to register for free

 

  • Time:  Saturdays (12-1:30p)
  • Where: Asheville High School tennis courts
  • Cost:  $30 
  • Registration REQUIRED
  • Please bring water bottle
  • NO REFUNDS

*Early bird pricing good till July 16th - $45 thereafter.  Onsite registration is $60.


Summer junior clinics (2nd Session)

Beginner Clinics (5-6 year olds
When:  Monday & Wednesday starting July 31st
Time:  5:30p-6:15p
Where:  Aston Park Tennis Center
Cost:  $45 per child
SOLD OUT!

Beginner Clinics (7-10 year olds)
When:  Monday & Wednesday starting July 31st
Time:  6:30p-7:30p
Where:  Aston Park Tennis Center
Cost:  $45 per child
SOLD OUT!

Our Beginner clinics utilize the the USTA 10 and Under format.  10 and Under Tennis was designed with the child in mind. We use smaller rackets and slower balls that allow children to get acclimated to the sport in a fun environment.

Advanced Beginners (7-12 year olds)
When:  Monday & Wednesday starting July 31st
Time:  5:30p-6:30p
Where:  Aston Park Tennis Center
Cost:  $70 per child
Register now!
*A fast paced clinic where kids will hit forehands, backhands, and volleys. You must have command of these 3 strokes to be in this clinic. Taught by tennis Pro, Ben Baron.

 

Intermediate (9-13 year olds)
When:  Monday & Wednesday starting July 31st
Time:  6:30p-7:30p
Where:  Aston Park Tennis Center
Cost:  $70 per child
Register now!
*A fast paced clinic where kids will hit forehands, backhands, and volleys. You must have command of these 3 strokes and be able to rally the ball back and forth to be in this clinic.   Taught by tennis Pro, Ben Baron.

Advanced (10-18 year olds)
When:  Monday & Wednesday starting July 31st
Time:  7:30p-8:30p
Where:  Aston Park Tennis Center
Cost:  $70 per child
Register now!
*This is for experienced, competitive tournament players.  Taught by tennis Pro, Ben Baron.

  • All sessions are 4 weeks long
  • Pre-registration required
  • Athletic shoes only
  • Please bring water bottle & hat to each session
  • Scholarship deadline  - June 24th
  • Rackets on sale for $10 
  • NO REFUNDS
  • ATA reserves the right to cancel clinics due to low registration
  • Early bird pricing ends July 24th  - prices increase $15 thereafter.  On-site registration (if available) an additional $30.

Ata junior tennis scholarships

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The ATA offers Junior tennis scholarships to help cover the cost of our clinics and camps.  Click here to download the scholarship application.  Applications can be emailed to ashevillecta@gmail.com or sent via mail to P.O. Box 514 Asheville, NC.  28802.

Once you have completed the application, and sent it to us, we will contact you regarding your status.  


Tennis is a sport for kids to learn early in life.  It’s not too late for adults and seniors too! The human system can be trained and improved at any stage of life. Here’s the key… you must begin playing tennis now to get these benefits throughout your lifetime. Tennis is truly the sport for a lifetime!

  • The sport of a Lifetime! 
    People of all abilities, ages and skill can enjoy this wonderful sport! There are opportunities in Leagues, tournaments and events for everyone who wants to get involved!
  • Sportsmanship!
    Tennis teaches you to compete fairly as well as how to win and lose graciously.
  • Teamwork!
    Doubles and League team play encourages communication between you, your partner and teammates.
  • Social Environment!
    Meet and make friends with partners, teammates, opponents, volunteers and many others who share the same interest in tennis as you!
  • Health Benefits!
    Burn calories, fine-tune balance and motor skills, improve speed, acceleration and hand-eye coordination, all while having fun!
 

Is your child ready for competitive tennis?  Sign them up for a Junior tournament!  Check out the USTA Southern Divsion schedule.