April 16, 2012

Coker Tennis Announces Summer Camp Dates

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – The Coker College tennis teams will be hosting Summer Tennis Camps for girls and boys ages 3-18, June 18-22 and June 25-29. The camps will be broken up into hour-long sessions based on age and experience each day from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Coker Tennis Courts.

The camps are designed to take each player to the next level of their tennis ability.  The FUNdamentals are stressed and then are easily built upon for each level of ability.  The camps are also designed to give each person personalized attention in a group setting developing junior tennis players is what we do.

Leading the camps are United States Professional Tennis Association  (USPTA) certified coaches Tom and Billy Simpson. Together they have over 50 years of teaching and playing experience. Both have taught at the prestigious Smith Stearns Tennis Academy on Hilton Head Island, S.C. and various country clubs in Columbia, Greenwood, and Hilton Head. 

Cost is $15 per week for Pee Wees (3-5 yrs. old), $35 per week for Beginners (6-11 yrs. old), Intermediate (10-16 yrs. old) and Advanced (12-18 yrs. old) and $50 per week for Elite (12-18 yrs. old) tennis players. For more information on the Coker Tennis Camp contact Tom Simpson at 843-383-8076 or email tsimpson@coker.edu.