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Wildcat Tennis Camps

Participants should bring their own age appropriate tennis racket and water bottle with them each day. Sign up for as many sessions as you wish! If weather does not permit, the back-up location will be the WHS Field House Gym. Please be sure of the session you register for as there are no refunds/credits/transfers without 6 business days notice to the camp start date. Please note: 9th-12th Advanced Sessions are for participants who have tennis match experience or have participated on the boys/girls tennis teams. All other 9th-12th graders should enter the Beginner/Intermediate session please.

June 14, 15, 16 & 17
SU-256: Ages 5-6            
8:30am-9:00am              
SU-257: 1st-2nd Grade(2021-2022)          
9:00am-9:30am
SU-258: 3rd-5th (2021-2022)          
9:30am-10:00am              
SU-259: 6th-8th Grade (2021-2022)          
10:00am-10:45am
SU-260: 9th-12th (‘21-22) Beg/Inter  
10:45am-12:00pm              
SU-261: 9th-12th (‘21-22) Advanced        
10:45am-12:00pm

June 21, 22, 23 & 24
SU-262: Ages 5-6            
8:30am-9:00am              
SU-263: 1st-2nd Grade(2021-2022)          
9:00am-9:30am
SU-264: 3rd-5th (2021-2022)            
9:30am-10:00am              
SU-265: 6th-8th Grade (2021-2022)          
10:00am-10:45am
SU-266: 9th-12th (‘21-22) Beg/Inter    
10:45am-12:00pm              
SU-267: 9th-12th (‘21-22) Advanced        
10:45am-12:00pm


July 12, 13, 14 & 15 (Please note there is NOT a rain site on 7/14. If weather is bad we will cancel and play Friday.)
SU-268: Ages 5-6              
8:30am-9:00am              
SU-269: 1st-2nd Grade(2021-2022)          
9:00am-9:30am
SU-270: 3rd-5th (2021-2022)            
9:30am-10:00am              
SU-271: 6th-8th Grade (2021-2022)          
10:00am-10:45am
SU-272: 9th-12th (‘21-22) Beg/Inter    
10:45am-12:00pm              
SU-273: 9th-12th (‘21-22) Advanced        
10:45am-12:00pm


July 19, 20, 21 & 22 SU-274: Ages 5-6              
8:30am-9:00am              
SU-275: 1st-2nd Grade(2021-2022)          
9:00am-9:30am
SU-276: 3rd-5th (2021-2022)            
9:30am-10:00am              
SU-277: 6th-8th Grade (2021-2022)          
10:00am-10:45am
SU-278: 9th-12th (‘21-22) Beg/Inter    
10:45am-12:00pm              
SU-279: 9th-12th (‘21-22) Advanced        
10:45am-12:00pm


 Jeff Bessire        
WHS Tennis Courts #3 & #4  
Rain Site WHS Field House Gym  
Ages 5 - 5th Grade(2021-2021) - Fee: $30  
6th - 8th Grade (2021-2022) - Fee: $35  
9th-12th Grade Beginner/Intermediate (2021-2022) -  Fee: $40  
9th-12th Grade Advanced (2021-2022) - Fee: $45  

Minimum: 6 /Maximum: 20  
Register By: May 28 / June 7 / June 28 / July 5


Carlson Tennis Stars Program @ Holy Family School, Victoria

For participants 11 & under! Our goal is development, fun, & success.  We use low compression balls, smaller rackets, and shorter courts to get the kids playing right away.  Lessons will be held at the Victoria/ Holy Family Tennis Center.  Daytime Sessions run for 2 weeks on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday.  Rain make ups will be on the Friday of the same week unless indoor back up is available.  For questions on placement into each level, contact Dan Carlson at 612.875.5507 or dan@carlsontennis.com

Little Stars Tennis (ages 4-6)  - This class is for our youngest players.  We emphasize agility, balance, and coordination.  These kids are in the Pre-Rally Stage of their development.  We will focus on developing the skills that will get them to the rally stage.  At the end of each session we will have a Skills Festival where the kids will compete as teams on their skills. FUN and SUCCESS is our goal!

9:00am-9:45am
Fee:  $80   
SU-295: June 15-17 & 22-24 (T, W,TH)
SU-296: July 6-8 & July 13-15 (T,W,TH)
SU-297: July 27-29 & Aug. 3-5 (T,W,TH)      
SU-298: Aug. 17-19 & Aug 24-26 (T,W,TH)
 
Rising Stars Tennis(ages 7-8) - This class is about control and is the first Rally Stage.  These kids will play rally games by the 2nd lesson and the final day will be full of games and competitions.  We split this group up by ability so that everyone can learn at their correct pace. The kids will enjoy playing games and rallying the ball back and forth while working on technique and tactics.
 
9:45am-10:45am
 Fee: $95   
SU-299: June 15-17 & 22-24 (T, W,TH)
SU-300: July 6-8 & July 13-15 (T,W,TH)  
SU-301: July 27-29 & Aug. 3-5 (T,W,TH)      
SU-302: Aug. 17-19 & Aug 24-26 (T,W,TH)
 
Future Stars Tennis(ages 9-11) - This group will be rallying from the beginning.  We split this group into levels based on ability; however everyone will be rallying from the first day.  Our emphasis for these kids is to get them to play and understand the fundamentals of the forehand and backhand groundstrokes, volleys, and serve.  Point play is introduced in the 2nd week so the kids will be ready for our weekly Match Play. 

10:45am-11:45am
Fee: $95    
SU-303: June 15-17 & 22-24 (T, W,TH)  
SU-304: July 6-8 & July 13-15 (T,W,TH)  
SU-305: July 27-29 & Aug. 3-5 (T,W,TH)      
SU-306: Aug. 17-19 & Aug 24-26 (T,W,TH)

Carlson Competitive Program

The Competitive Program is the next step after our Stars Program.  While our Stars Program introduces tennis the Competitive Program focuses on match play, tactics, and technique.  Most kids advancing into this program consider themselves tennis players and tennis as one of their sports. Classes will be held at the Victoria/Holy Family Tennis Courts.  Class descriptions are available at www.carlsontennis. com.  Please contact Dan Carlson at 612.875.5507 or dan@carlsontennis.com for placement questions.
 
Competitive 3 & 4 Tennis | Ages 12-15 (Middle School - Freshman) Mon/Wed
1:00pm-2:30pm    
Fee: $150        
SU-307: June 14 – June 30      
SU-308: July 12 – July 28        
SU-309: Aug 2 – Aug 18


Competitive 5 & 6 Tennis | Ages 8-12 (Orange Ball & Green Dot) Mon/Wed 2:30pm-4:00pm    
Fee: $150      
SU-310: June 14 – June 30    
SU-311: July 12 – July 28        
SU-312:Aug 2 – Aug 1



Carlson Tennis Spring Lessons

Our mission with Junior Tennis is to provide a tennis pathway for kids from learning how to play to applying it in match play.  Our Stars Program is for both beginner and those that have played.  Please  contact Dan Carlson with any questions dan@carlsontennis.com or check out their website at carlsontennis.com for more details. 

Tennis Little Stars (Ages 4-6)
This class is for our youngest players.  We emphasize agility, balance, and coordination.  Movement and tracking skills will give the kids the ability to properly handle a racquet and ball.  We feel that this foundation will be instrumental in their long term success playing tennis.  FUN and SUCCESS is our goal!
SU-280: March 25, April 1, 8 & 15
SU-281: April 22, 29, May 6 & 13
Minimum: 4 / Maximum: 12
5:30pm-6:00pm
Fee: $45  
Southview Green Gym
Register By:  March 18 / April 22


Tennis Rising Stars (Ages 7-8)
The goal of this class is control.  We will split this group into two levels, past players and beginners. The kids will enjoy playing games and rallying the ball back and forth while working on technique and tactics.  These kids will play games with rallying by the 2nd lesson and the fi nal day will be full of games and competitions.  
SU-282: March 25, April 1, 8 & 15
SU-283: April 22, 29, May 6 & 13
Minimum: 4 / Maximum: 12
6:05pm-7:05pm
Fee: $65  
Southview Green Gym
Register By: March 18 / April 22

Tennis Future Stars (Ages 9-11)
We will split this group into two levels based on ability; however everyone will be rallying from the fi rst day.  Our emphasis for these kids is to get them to rally the ball and understand the fundamentals of the forehand and backhand groundstrokes, volleys, and serve. If you have any questions about Carlson Tennis programs please contact Dan Carlson.
SU-284: March 25, April 1, 8 & 15
SU-285: April 22, 29, May 6 & 13
Minimum: 4 / Maximum: 8
7:10pm-8:10pm  
Fee: $65  
Southview Green Gym
Register By: March 18 / April 22

 

Carlson Tennis Stars Program @ Waconia High School East Tennis Courts

Rain make ups will be on the Friday of the same week. 
 For questions on placement into each level, contact Dan Carlson at 612.875.5507 or dan@carlsontennis.com Program descriptions are the same as the Carlson Tennis Holy Family program.

Tennis Little Stars (ages 4-6)
5:15pm-6:00pm @ Waconia HS Courts - Fee: $55
SU-286: June 7-10 (M-TH)
SU-287: July 19-22 (M-TH)
SU-288: Aug 9-12 (M-TH)

Tennis Rising Stars (ages 7-8) 6:00pm-7:00pm @ Waconia HS Courts - Fee: $69
SU-289: June 7-10 (M-TH)
SU-290: July 19-22 (M-TH)
SU-291: Aug 9-12 (M-TH)

Tennis Future Stars (ages 9-11) 7:00pm-8:00pm Waconia HS Courts - Fee: $69
SU-292: June 7-10 (M-TH)
SU-293: July 19-22 (M-TH)
SU-294: Aug 9-12 (M-TH)