Junior Fall 2nd Session 2021

THE PRINCETON TENNIS PROGRAM JUNIOR PROGRAMS

The Princeton Tennis Program 12 and Under Program is modeled after the United States Tennis Associations guidelines for developing players 5 to 12 years old. USTA 12 and under tennis allows children to learn and compete on courts and with equipment appropriate to their stage of development. The focus is game based, and the environment facilitates the child’s ability to rally and compete at an early age.

RED BALL 1 5&6 YEARS OLD This class is an introductory class that focuses on athletic skills and basic stroke development. FUN is a key element in this class. Students will be introduced to groundstrokes and volleys in an encouraging environment.

RED BALL 2 6&8 YEARS OLD This class will continue to reinforce proper stroke mechanics. Students will begin to rally with their groundstrokes. Children in this class will learn basics for the serve and volley. The environment will be fun, relaxed, and encouraging, facilitating the child’s ability to develop technical and game skills for tennis.

ORANGE BALL 1 SKILL BUILDER 7-10 YEARS OLD This class will continue to focus on proper technique including appropriate grip changes. Students will continue to improve their rallying skills while developing an understanding of the service return, approach shot to volley transition and overhead. The environment will be fun and encouraging, facilitating the student’s ability to develop technical and game skills for tennis.

ORANGE BALL 2 CONNECTORS 7-10 YEARS OLD This class is designed for orange ball players able to successfully rally and serve. These students will learn how to compete against each other on the singles and doubles court. Technical parameters will be reinforced. The environment will be positive and active, facilitating the development of new competitive skills and reinforcement of existing skills.

GREEN DOT 1 SKILL BUILDERS 9-12 YEARS OLD This class is designed for the 9 to 12-year-old student new to the game of tennis. This class with be taught on the regulation court with a green dot ball. The focus for this class will be on building technique for groundstrokes, volleys and serves. The environment will be fun and encouraging, facilitating the student’s ability to develop technical and game skills for tennis.

GREEN DOT 2 CONNECTORS 9-12 YEARS OLD This class is designed for green dot players able to successfully rally and serve. Technical and tactical parameters will be reinforced. Students will improve their ability to produce racquet head speed and spin on their groundstrokes and serve. Players will become more self- reliant in their tactical decision-making skills. They will begin to understand winning and losing. The environment will be positive, active, and conducive to reinforcing new and existing skills.

GREEN/YELLOW TEEN (13 YRS. AND OLDER) This class is designed for 13 and older teenager new to the game of tennis. The focus will be on technique for groundstrokes, volleys and serves. Both green dot and yellow balls will be used to benefit the student’s development.

YELLOW 2 CONNECTORS (11 AND OLDER) The emphasis in this class will be rallying and serving from the baseline. Technical and tactical parameters will be reinforced. Players will become more self- reliant in their tactical decision-making skills. The environment will be positive, active, and conducive to reinforcing new and existing skills.

PERFORMERS-ORANGE, GREEN AND YELLOW This class is designed for students who are match ready. These students can serve, rally, keep score and have been rated eligible or need to try out. Footwork, strategy, consistency, and full court match play will be evaluated.

Fall 2021 Classes

2nd Session  – 8 weeks. October 25 – December 19th  Inside at the Eve Kraft Tennis Center, 92 Washington Rd, Princeton Junction NJ. (No classes Thanksgiving – Thursday November 25th)

  • No registration fees
  • Maximum 6 players per instructor
  • Sign up August 9th. Annual Pass Holders will receive 10% off.
  • Please email if you have a special request for a private group lesson, other than sessions listed below, email – Gina Pileggi – gina@ptp.org
  • One Make up per session if there is room in a corresponding class, in case of injury or illness. 

Day                        Class                            Time                         Price                                  2nd Session Begins               2nd Session Ends

Monday                 Red Ball 1               3:45 pm-4:30 pm           $155 (per person)                        Oct 25                              Dec 13              

Monday                 Green Ball 1            4:30pm-5:30pm             $205 (per person)                       Oct 25                               Dec 13        

Monday               Orange Ball 1            6:00pm-7:00 pm            $205 (per person)                       Oct 25                               Dec 13

Monday                 Orange Ball 2          5:30pm-7:00 pm            $295 (per person)                       Oct 25                               Dec 13 

Monday                 Green Ball 2            5:00pm-6:30pm             $295 (per person)                       Oct 25                               Dec 13

Monday          Yellow Ball Performer     6:30pm-8:00pm            $295 (per person)                        Oct 25                               Dec 13   

Tuesday                 Red Ball 2               3:45pm-4:30pm             $155 (per person)                       Oct 26                               Dec 14

Tuesday            Green/Yellow Teen        4:00pm-5:00pm            $205 (per person)                      Oct 26                               Dec 14

Tuesday                 Orange Ball 2          4:30pm-6:00pm            $295 (per person)                        Oct 26                              Dec 14

Tuesday                 Orange Ball 1           5:00pm-6:00pm           $205 (per person)                        Oct 26                              Dec 14

Tuesday                 Yellow Ball 2             5:00pm-6:30pm           $295 (per person)                        Oct 26                              Dec 14

Tuesday            Green Performer           6:00pm -7:30pm          $295 (per person)                        Oct 26                             Dec 14

Tuesday                 Green Ball 2             6:00pm- 7:30pm          $295 (per person)                        Oct 26                              Dec 14

Tuesday            Yellow Performer           6:30pm-8:00pm           $295 (per person)                        Oct 26                              Dec 14

Wednesday           Orange Ball 1            4:00pm-5:00pm           $205 (per person)                        Oct 27                              Dec 15

Wednesday           Green Ball 1              4:00pm-5:00pm           $205 (per person)                        Oct 27                             Dec 15

Wednesday           Red Ball 1                 5:00pm-5:45pm           $155 (per person)                        Oct 27                             Dec 15

Wednesday           Green Ball 2              5:00pm-6:30pm           $295 (per person)                        Oct 27                             Dec 15

Wednesday           Yellow Ball 2              6:30pm-8:00pm           $295 (per person)                       Oct 27                             Dec 15

Wednesday           HS Training                6:30pm-8:00pm          $295 (per person)                        Oct 27                             Dec 15

Thursday               Red Ball 1                  3:45pm-4:30pm          $135 (per person)                        Oct 28                             Dec 16

Thursday               Red Ball 2                  3:45pm-4:30pm          $135 (per person)                        Oct 28                             Dec 16

Thursday               Green Ball 2               4:30pm-6:00 pm         $260 (per person)                        Oct 28                             Dec 16

Thursday           Green Ball Performers   4:30pm-6:00 pm         $260 (per person)                        Oct 28                             Dec 16

Thursday           Orange Ball 1                 5:00pm-6:00pm         $260 (per person)                         Oct 28                             Dec 16

Thursday           Yellow Ball Performers   5:00pm-6:30pm         $260 (per person)                         Oct 28                             Dec 16

Thursday           High School Training      6:30pm – 8:00pm      $260 (per person)                         Oct 28                             Dec 16

Thursday               Green Ball 2               6:00pm-7:30pm         $260 (per person)                         Oct 28                             Dec 16

Thursday               Green/yellow teen      6:00pm-7:30pm         $260 (per person )                        Oct 28                             Dec 16

Thursday               Yellow Ball 2               6:00pm-7:30pm         $260 (per person)                         Oct 28                             Dec 16                                                   

Friday                    Red Ball 2                   3:45pm-4:30pm        $155 (per person)                         Oct 29                              Dec 17

Friday               Green Ball Performers     4:00pm-5:30pm        $295 (per person)                         Oct 29                              Dec 17

Friday                    Orange Ball 1              4:30pm-5:30pm        $205 (per person)                         Oct 29                              Dec 17

Friday                    Green Ball 1                4:30pm-5:30             $205 (per person)                         Oct 29                              Dec 17

Friday                    Yellow Ball 2                5:30pm-7:00pm        $295 (per person)                         Oct 29                              Dec 17

Friday              Yellow Ball Performers      5:30pm-7:00pm        $295 (per person)                         Oct 29                              Dec 17

Saturday                Red Ball 1                   9:00am-9:45am        $155 (per person)                          Oct 30                             Dec 18

Saturday                Green Ball 1               10:00am-11:00am     $205 (per person)                         Oct 30                             Dec 18

Saturday                Red Ball 2                   10:00am-10:45 am   $155 (per person)                         Oct 30                             Dec 18

Saturday                Yellow Ball 2               10:00am-11:30am     $295 (per person)                         Oct 30                             Dec 18

Saturday                Orange Ball 2              11:00am-12:30pm    $295 (per person)                         Oct 30                             Dec 18

Saturday                Orange Ball 1              11:30am-12:30pm    $205 (per person)                         Oct 30                             Dec 18                                                                                                          

Saturday                Green Ball 2                11:30am-1:00pm      $295 (per person)                         Oct 30                             Dec 18

Saturday                Green Ball  1               11:30am-12:30pm    $205 (per person)                         Oct 30                             Dec 18

Saturday          Green Ball Performers       1:00pm-3:00pm        $530 (per person)                         Oct 30                            Dec 18

Saturday          Orange Ball Performer       1:00pm-3:00pm        $530 (per person)                         Oct 30                            Dec 18

Saturday          Yellow Ball performer         1:00 pm-3:00pm       $530 (per person)                         Oct 30                            Dec 18

Saturday               Autism Program            3:00pm -4:00pm                Free                                     Oct 30                            Dec 18

Sunday                 Red Ball 1                     9:00am-9:45am         $155 (per person)                         Oct 31                           Dec 19

Sunday            High School Training          9:00am-11:00am       $530 (per person)                         Oct 31                           Dec 19                        

Sunday                 Red Ball 2                     10:00am-10:40am      $155 (per person)                       Oct 31                           Dec 19

Sunday                 Orange Ball 1                11:00am-12:00pm      $205 (per person)                        Oct 31                          Dec 19

Sunday                 Orange Ball 2                11:00am-12:30pm      $295 (per person)                       Oct 31                           Dec 19     

Sunday                 Green Ball 2                  1:00pm-2:30pm          $295 (per person)                        Oct 31                           Dec 19   

Sunday         Green Ball Performer            1:00pm-2:30pm          $295 (per person)                         Oct 31                          Dec 19      

Sunday                 Yellow Ball 2                  2:30pm-4:00pm         $295 (per person)                         Oct 31                           Dec 19

Sunday          Yellow Ball Performer           2:30pm-4:00pm         $295 (per person)                         Oct 31                           Dec 19

Sunday                 Green Ball 1                  4:00pm-5:00 pm        $205 (per person)                         Oct 31                           Dec 19 

Sunday            Green/yellow teen              4:00pm-5:00pm         $205 (per session)                        Oct 31                           Dec 19 

Eve Kraft Community Tennis Center , 92 Washington Road, Princeton Junction, NJ 08550
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