Tennis

Chris Horne: Tennis Director

Chris has been teaching for over 30 years. He teaches all ages and levels. He is also the Chairperson of the Mass Indoor Tennis Association.

Barbara Horne

Barbara has been teaching for the past 10 years working with juniors and ladies of all levels and is currently coaching high school teams.

Bill Horne: Junior Coordinator

Bill is a USTA certified teaching pro and has been coaching children and adults for the last 8 years. Bill is in charge of the Junior teams and programs.

Adult Winter Programs (September - May)

M.I.T.A. Team Leagues - involving competing against other clubs and travel

  • Ladies Teams 2.5 - 5.0: play twice a week, matches and practice (during school hours)
  • Men's Teams 3.0 - 5.0: singles and doubles (alternating Saturdays)
  • Mixed Doubles 3.0 - 8.0 (alternating Sundays)
  • Ladies Singles Team 3.0 - 4.0 (alternating Sundays)

Other Traveling Leagues

  • Central Mass Working women's league: Ladies Teams 3.5+, 2 Singles and 3 Doubles positions (Saturday matches)
  • USTA Spring Travel Teams: 3.0, 3.5, 4.5, Seniors 3.5 (May - July)

In House Tennis (no travel)

  • Ladies Singles 3.0 level (Wednesday 1 pm)
  • Ladies Singles 3.5+ level (Thursday 12:30)
  • Ladies Doubles 2.5 - 3.5 levels (Friday 10:30 - 12:00)
  • Ladies Skills and Drills 2.5 - 3.5 levels (Tuesday 1 pm)
  • Ladies Clinics, 4 to 1 ratio (various times)
  • Ladies only Drop in Skills and Drills (Saturday 8:30 - 10 am, all year)
  • Men's Sunday Night Singles 3.0 - 4.0 levels (Sunday night 4:30 - 7:30 pm)
  • Men's Early Bird Singles (Tuesday 6:15 -7:30 am)
  • Men's only Drop in Skills and Drills (Saturday 7 - 8:30 am, all year)
  • Mixed Drop in Skills and Drills (Wednesday and Friday 6:30 am, all year)
  • Mixed Drop in Skills and Drills (Sunday 7:30 am, all year)
  • Cardio Tennis - on court fitness to improve footwork & stamina

Junior Winter Programs (September - May)

  • Junior Traveling Team: ages 12, 15, and 18 & under (alternating Saturdays)
  • Junior Ladders matches in house: ages 12, 15, 18 & under (Biweekly)
  • Junior Clinics 1 to 5 ratio 10 week session
  • High School Clinic Saturday 10 am
  • Hot Shots - for players wanting to start USTA tournament play ages 8 - 10
  • Close the Gap program for 11 - 14 ages USTA prep program
  • Tiny Tots ages 4 - 6 years of ages 1/2 hour program, Sue of Quick Start balls

Summer Tennis (June - August)

  • World Team Tennis in house play (Tuesday or Wednesday Nights)
  • Mixed, Ladies doubles Men's singles Fun social team play
  • Ladies Skills and Drills: 3.0 - 3.5 (Wednesday morning 8 am - 11 am)
  • Ladies round robin doubles play (Monday mornings)
  • Men's Singles (Monday evenings 6 pm)
  • Junior Tennis Camp (July - August)

Platform Tennis

  • Men's Travel team Thursday night September - March
  • Ladies round robin Wednesday night September - March