Junior Tennis Programs
QuickStart Tennis is a teaching format to help kids learn and play the game of tennis by adjusting the equipment and court size for the appropriate age and skill level. All players are evaluated before beginning a program to be placed in the appropriate starting level.
2017 Winter and 2018 Winter/Spring Schedule: Programs are $140.00 per player and run for 7 weeks. Call the Rec Center to sign-up 856-629-2050
Session 1: December 9th to January 20th
Session 2: February 3rd to March 17th
Session 3: March 31st to May 12th
Summer Camps begin June 25th ( 8 week camps)
Sam Smith, Tennis Pro
Sam has been the Head Tennis Professional with The Rec Center at St. Matthew’s since it open its doors in 2007. Sam has been a teaching professional for over 35 years and still currently competes in the Middle States Tennis Association where he is ranked #1 in New Jersey in the Senior Division for the last three years. Sam is available for private and small group lessons as well as clinics for all ages and skill levels.
Shana Smith, Tennis Pro
Tennis Pro at The Rec Center at St. Matthew’s. Prior to becoming a teaching Professional, Shana worked for Legacy (formally AAYTE) from 2003-2007 coordinating with the National Junior Tennis and Learning in Philadelphia. She played varsity tennis for Williamstown High School (#1 all four years) 1992-1996. Shana was a Division 1 College Tennis Player 1996-2000. Shana is a Member of (USTA) Unitied States Tennis Association and PTR Certifie.
Additional Court Information
Court Rental Time Available- $30 per hour for two people and $40 for 3 to 4 players.
Contract Court Time available.
Youth and Adult Private and Semi Private Lessons available.
Youth and Adult Clinics are available throughout the year.