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Tennis Information & Clinics

Welcome to the 2018 tennis season at the club! We have invested a lot of effort into upgrading the courts and seating during the past 2 years. Please plan to add tennis to your schedule and enjoy the courts.

We are happy to welcome back Vi Nguyen as WSTC Tennis Director and Head Tennis Pro. We’ll continue to email tennis news and special events throughout the summer. Enjoy the courts!

Laura Keating
WSTC Tennis Chair

To register for Youth Tennis Clinics please click this link:
WSTC Clinic Registration Form 2018  — Deadline May 14

PRE-SEASON TENNIS AT WSTC
From May 1 through June 22

The WSTC tennis courts are open and we’re hoping for warm weather. Our head pro, Vi Nguyen, will run the following pre-season programs. Please contact Vi with questions and to sign up.

Adults Clinics
6 weeks

Session Dates: Tuesdays, May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, and June 5
9 – 10 a.m. Advanced Players
10 – 11 a.m. Intermediate Players
Cost: $90 per player for 6 weeks or drop-in $20 per class

Adult Round Robin
Wednesdays (beginning May 2) and Fridays (beginning May 4)

9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Sundays (beginning May 6)
8 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Advanced Players
9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Intermediate Players
Cost: $15 per player if 6 or more sign up (minimum sign up is 4)

Kid Clinics
6 weeks

May 2, 16, 23, 30, June 6, June 13
Wednesdays or Mondays 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. or 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Cost: $90 per player or drop-in $20 per class
Please contact Vi Nguyen, Tennis Director, directly to arrange lessons and sign up for preseason clinics.
Email Vi at vnguyen734@gmail.com
Call/text Vi at 617-816-1913

YOUTH TENNIS (summer season June 25 through August 24)

The Youth Tennis Clinic Roster will be available here beginning Memorial Day weekend. (This google doc is constantly being updated so please check back for the latest roster updates.)

To register for Youth Tennis Clinics please click this link:
WSTC Clinic Registration Form 2018

We accept registration forms all summer long, however, the first several weeks of July fill up very quickly and we register players on a first-come, first-served basis.  All players are guaranteed a minimum of two clinics per child. Clinic rates for 2018 are $35 per child per week (no charge for Tot Clinic ages 4-6 or High School Program) and run from June 25 – August 24.

Summer  youth clinic registration forms are due by Monday, May 14th to guarantee a minimum of two weeks per child, and are processed on a first-come basis. Please print and mail the registration page with payment. The Rosters will be available here, at the WSTC website, at the beginning of Memorial Day weekend.  Information and additional junior clinic registration forms will also be available at the front desk once the season begins.

Note that you will not be notified of your child’s tennis clinic week(s) unless we encounter a problem. If your requested week(s) is full, we will place your child in your “additional session” week(s). Please check the WSTC website to confirm your child’s clinic weeks!

To register for Youth Tennis Clinics please click this link:
WSTC Clinic Registration Form

We offer 9, one-week youth clinics June 26 – August 25 as listed below.

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Please note: Weeks F through I will be combined for ages 7 through 11+ on Monday through Friday 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Ages 4-6: Mon-Wed 12:00 pm -12:30 pm
Ages 7-10: Mon-Fri 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ages 11+: Mon-Fri 10:00 am – 11:00 am
High School Program/Match Play (entering grades 9 – 12): Wednesdays 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

See the Tennis Team page for details on the Junior Tennis Team at WSTC!

ADULT TENNIS

Experience Levels:
New Beginner – has never played
Advanced Beginner – learned basic strokes
Intermediate – can serve, sustain a rally with peers, and score
Advanced – regularly plays singles and or doubles matches

Adults Clinics * One hour instruction by Tennis Pros and assistants
Cost: no charge
 for members, $5 fee for guests

Beginner Clinic: Tuesdays 5:30pm-6:30pm
Intermediate Clinic: Tuesdays 6:30pm-8:00pm
Advanced Clinic: Thursdays 6:30pm-8:00pm

Adult Round Robin * 1.5 hours: one hour of instruction by Tennis Pros and half hour of play; players will be grouped by experience level
Wednesdays 8:30am-10:00am

Ladies Round Robin
Looking for more tennis? Come play at the informal Ladies Round Robin organized by member Anne Lucas. All levels are welcome to attend. Please note that this is not run by our tennis staff.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
From 8:30 – 10:00 a.m.
Free for Members; $5 for guests accompanied by member

If you have any questions, please contact Anne Lucas
anne@ducksinaroworganizers.com
617-513-4507

2018 Tennis Schedule: June 25 – August 24

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Mondays
10:00 – 11:00 Ages 11+ Junior Clinic

11:00 – 12:00 Ages 7 – 10 Junior Clinic
12:00 – 12:30 Ages 4, 5, 6, Tot Clinic (Drop In, No Charge)
12:30 – 1:30 B Team Practice 
1:30 – 3:00 A Team Practice
6:30- 8:00 Adult Tennis Ladder

Tuesdays
10:00 – 11:00 Ages 11+ Junior Clinic

11:00 – 12:00 Ages 7 – 10 Junior Clinic
12:00 – 12:30 Ages 4, 5, 6, Tot Clinic (Drop In, No Charge)
1:15 – 4:00 A and B Team Matches
5:30 – 6:30 Adult Beginner Clinic
6:30 – 8:00 Adult Intermediate Clinic

Wednesdays
8:30 – 10:00 Ladies Intermediate Round Robin

10:00 – 11:00 Ages 11+ Junior Clinic
11:00 – 12:00 Ages 7 – 10 Junior Clinic
12:00 – 12:30 Ages 4, 5, 6, Tot Clinic (Drop In, No Charge)
1:00- 3:00 B Team Matches (subject to change)
4:30 – 5:30 High School Clinic (entering grades 9-12)

Thursdays
10:00 – 11:00 Ages 11+ Junior Clinic

11:00 – 12:00 Ages 7 – 10 Junior Clinic
1:15 – 4:00 A and B Team Matches
6:30 – 8:00 Adult Advanced Clinic

Fridays
10:00 – 11:00 Ages 11+ Junior Clinic

11:00 – 12:00 Ages 7 – 10 Junior Clinic

Save These Dates!

Mark your calendar for our popular tennis socials and tournaments:

2018 Special Tennis Events & (tentative) Dates of Note

Team Events

Junior Tennis Team Tryouts (need only attend one date)
Monday, June 11th, from 3:30 – 5 p.m. OR  Friday, June 15th, from 3:30 – 5 p.m.

Junior Tennis Team and Family Kick-Off Pizza Party
Monday, June 18th, 4:30 – 6 p.m.

Junior Tennis Team Annual Banquet
Thursday August 16th, 6:30 p.m.

Tournaments and Tennis Socials

Jr. Doubles Tournament
Friday, July 6th, 3 p.m. (Rain Date Friday, July 13th)

7th Annual Ladies Social at Sunset
Wednesday, July 11th, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

1st Men’s Social at Sunset
Wednesday, July 18th, 7 to 9 p.m.

1st Mixed Doubles Social at Sunset
Wednesday, August 15th, 7 to 9 p.m.

9th Annual Parent/Child Tournament
Saturday, July 7th, 9 to 11:30 a.m. (Rain Date Sunday July 10th)

Adult Mixed Doubles Mixer
Friday, July 27th, 6:30 p.m.

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