2019 Break Week Drop-In Classes

Monday, January 14 – Monday, January 21

DATE TIME LEVEL CLASS MAX. PRICE INSTRUCTOR
Monday, January 14 8-10am 2,3,4 Senior Round Robin 15 10 Coach Kevin
Monday, January 14 12-2pm 5 L-2 12 20 Coach Kevin
Tuesday, January 15 12-2pm 5,6 2-3 combo 12 20 Coach Greg
Tuesday, January 15 7-9pm 5,6 L-4/5 Workshop 12 20 Coach Greg
Wednesday, January 16 8-10am 2,3,4 Senior Round Robin 15 10 Coach Greg
Wednesday, January 16 9-11am 5, Levels 3-4 12 20 Coach Lois
Wednesday, January 16 5-7pm 4,5 Junior Development 12 20 Coach Greg
Thursday, January 17  9-11am 4,5 Level 4 12 20 Coach Greg
Thursday, January 17  10am-12pm 6 Level 3 10 20 Coach Kevin
Thursday, January 17  12-2pm 6 Level 2 12 20 Coach Kevin
Thursday, January 17  4-5pm 6 Red Ball 1 & 2 8 10 Coach Greg
Thursday, January 17  5-7pm 5,6 Orange Ball 1 & 2 12 20 Coach Greg
Thursday, January 17  7-9pm 4,5 L-4/5 Workshop 12 20 Coach Greg
Friday, January 18 9-10am 6 Cardio High Impact 10 10 Coach Greg
Friday, January 18 9-11am 5 Level 3 12 20 Coach Lois
Friday, January 18 11am-12pm 5 Level 2 12 10 Coach Lois
Friday, January 18 10-11am 6 Cardio High Impact 10 10 Coach Greg
Friday, January 18 6-8pm 5,6 Green Ball 1 & 2 12 20 Coach Greg
Saturday, January 19 9-10am 6 Cardio Medium Impact 10 10 Coach Greg
Saturday, January 19 10-11am 6 Cardio Medium Impact 10 10 Coach Greg
Saturday, January 19 12-2pm 5,6 Serve, return & point play clinic 12 20 Coach Greg
Sunday, January 20 12-2pm 4,5,6 Junior Development 18 20 Coach Greg
Monday, January 21 8-10am 2,3,4 Senior Round Robin 15 10 Coach Kevin
Monday, January 21 10am-12pm 3 Level 3 10 20 Coach Kevin
Monday, January 21 5-7pm 5,6 Junior Development 12 20 Coach Greg
Monday, January 21 7-8pm 6 Cardio High Impact 10 10 Coach Greg

2019 Winter  ADULT CLASSES

CLASS # DAY TIME PRICE
CARDIO-MEDIUM IMPACT      
264033 Tuesday 10am – 11am $104.00
264034 Tuesday 11am – 12pm $104.00
264035 Thursday 10am – 11am $104.00
264036 Thursday 11am – 12pm $104.00
264037 Saturday 8am – 9am $104.00
264038 Saturday 9am – 10am $104.00
       
CARDIO-HIGH IMPACT      
264029 Monday 6pm – 7pm $91.00
264030 Tuesday 7pm – 8pm $104.00
264031 Friday 9am – 10am $104.00
264032 Friday 10am – 11am $104.00
       
ADULT LEVEL 1      
264065 Saturday 11am – 12pm $133.00
264066 Tuesday 7pm – 8pm $133.00
264067 Wednesday 11am – 12pm $133.00
264068 Monday 8pm – 9pm $117.00
264069 Tuesday 1pm – 2pm $133.00
       
ADULT LEVEL 2      
264070 Monday 7pm – 8pm $134.00
264071 Monday 8pm – 9pm $134.00
264072 Monday 12pm – 2pm $258.00
264073 Wednesday 7pm – 8pm $153.00
264074 Saturday 12pm – 1pm $153.00
264075 Wednesday 10am – 11am $153.00
264076 Tuesday 12pm – 1pm $153.00
       
ADULT LEVEL 3      
264081 Monday 6pm – 7pm $134.00
264082 Tuesday 6pm – 7pm $153.00
264083 Tuesday 7pm – 8pm $153.00
264084 Thursday 6pm – 7pm $153.00
264085 Saturday 1pm – 2pm $153.00
264079 Wednesday 8pm – 9pm $153.00
264086 Monday 9pm – 10pm $134.00
264087 Monday 10am – 12pm $258.00
264088 Friday 7pm – 8pm $153.00
264090 Thursday 11am – 1pm $295.00 (60+)
       
ADULT LEVEL 4      
264097 Monday 9pm – 10pm $151.00
264098 Wednesday 6pm – 7pm $172.00
264102 Wednesday 9pm – 10pm $172.00
264099 Thursday 9pm – 10pm $172.00
264100 Tuesday 12pm – 2pm $295.00
264101 Friday 10am – 12pm $295.00
       
ADULT LEVEL 4/5      
264094 Friday 6pm – 7pm $172.00
       
ADULT WORKSHOPS      
264091 L-3 Tuesday 10am – 12pm $308.00
264092 L-3 Wednesday 7pm – 9pm $308.00
264103 L-4 Thursday 9am – 11am $308.00
264105 L-4 Tuesday 8pm – 10pm $308.00
264104 L-4 Saturday 11am – 1pm $308.00
264095 L-4/5 Thursday 7pm – 9pm $308.00
264096 L-4/5 Friday 7pm – 9pm $308.00
       
DROP-IN CLASSES      
264039 L-2 Friday 11am – 12pm $10.00/class
264041 L-3 Friday 9am – 11am $20.00/class
264040 L-3/4 Wednesday 9am – 11am $20.00/class
JD Sundays Sunday 12pm – 3pm $30.00/class
       
SENIOR ROUND ROBIN DROP-IN      
264052 Monday 8am – 10am $10.00/class
264053 Wednesday 8am – 10am $10.00/class
       

 

2019 Winter KIDS CLASSES

CLASS # DAY TIME PRICE
PEE WEES      
264114 Tuesday 4pm – 5pm $104.00
264115 Wednesday 4pm – 5pm $104.00
264116 Wednesday 4pm – 5pm $104.00
264117 Thursday 4pm – 5pm $104.00
264118 Thursday 5pm – 6pm $104.00
       
RED BALL 1      
264119 Monday 4pm – 5pm $106.00
264120 Friday 4pm – 5pm $121.00
264121 Wednesday 5pm – 6pm $121.00
264122 Saturday 9am – 10am $121.00
       
RED BALL 2      
264123 Monday 4pm – 5pm 106.00
264124 Wednesday 5pm – 6pm $121.00
264125 Friday 4pm – 5pm $121.00
264126 Saturday 9am – 10am $121.00
       
ORANGE BALL 1      
264106 Thursday 4PM – 5PM $138.00
264107 Saturday 10AM – 11AM $138.00
264108 Monday 5PM – 6PM $121.00
264109 Tuesday 4PM – 5PM $138.00
       
ORANGE BALL 2      
264110 Monday 5pm – 6pm $121.00
264111 Saturday 10am – 11am $138.00
264112 Tuesday 4pm – 5pm $138.00
264113 Thursday 4pm – 5pm $138.00
       
GREEN BALL 1      
264055 Friday 5pm – 6pm $160.00
264056 Tuesday 5pm – 6pm $160.00
264057 Thursday 5pm – 6pm $160.00
       
GREEN BALL 2      
264058 Tuesday 5pm – 6pm $160.00
264059 Thursday 5pm – 6pm $160.00
264060 Friday 5pm – 6pm $160.00
       
YOUTH (10-13yr old)      
264063 Level 1 & 2 Monday 4pm – 5pm $101.00
264064 Level 1 & 2 Tuesday 5pm – 6pm $115.00
264080 Level 3 Wednesday 6pm – 7pm $132.00
264089 Level 3 Tuesday 6pm – 7pm $132.00
264093 Level 4 & 5 Monday 5pm – 7pm $134.00
       
TEEN (13-18yr old)      
264061 Level 1 & 2 Thursday 6pm – 7pm $115.00
264062 Level 1 & 2 Friday 6pm – 7pm $115.00
264077 Level 3 & 4 Monday 7pm – 8pm $116.00
264078 Level 3 & 4 Tuesday 6pm – 7pm $132.00
       
JUNIOR DEVELOPMENT      
264050 Future Stars Wednesday 5pm – 7pm $199.00
264051 Super Excellence Sunday 12pm – 3pm $219.00

 

 

Pee Wees

  • The Tots class is now called Pee Wees.
  • It is designed for children ages 4-6 years old. Once a child is 7 years old he/she will progress by skill through the age of 10.
  • USTA’s 10 and under program uses three different colored balls with different compressions, the red ball, the orange ball and the green ball. The names of the programs reflect the ball that the class will be using.
  • The 10 and under program at McFetridge Sports Center are for children ages 4-10yrs old. The program using 3 different colored balls with different compressions and different court sizes.  The children will progress by skill level not age.  Listed is the progression for our 10 and Under Program.  Pee Wee – 4-6 years old ( focuses on Agility, Balance, and Coordination)Red Ball 1– 7-10 years old (focuses on the ABC’s along with stroke development.  This class is for beginners in the program. We use the 10 and under small nets with a short court, 36’x18’.

Red Ball 2– 5-10 years old (continuation of Red Ball 1; focuses on the ABC’s along with stroke development.  We use the 10 and under small nets with a short court and a red felt ball). Clients need a prerequisite to register for this class. 

Orange Ball 1 – 5-10 years old (focuses on stroke development using the orange ball which bounces higher than the red ball.  Also they are playing on a 60’x21’ court hitting over the regulation net. Point play is introduced).  Clients need a prerequisite to register for this class.

Orange Ball 2 – 5-10 years old (continuation of Orange Ball 1; focuses on stroke development using the orange ball which bounces higher than the red ball.  Also they are playing on a 60’x21’ court hitting over the regulation net. Point and match play is reinforced).  Clients need a prerequisite to register for this class.

Green Ball 1– 5-10 years old-( focuses on consistency with stroke development.  Clients are hitting on a full size court over the regulation net with a green dot ball.  The green dot ball bounces higher than the orange ball.  Clients need to be able to rally on a full size court.  Emphasis on developing consistent strokes along with point and match play).  Clients need a prerequisite to register for this class.

Green Ball 2 –5-10 years old-(continuation of Green Ball 1; focuses on consistency with stroke development.  Clients are hitting on a full size court over the regulation net with a green dot ball.  The green dot ball bounces higher than the orange ball.  Clients need to be able to rally on a full size court.  Emphasis on developing consistent strokes along with point and match play).  Clients need a prerequisite to register for this class.

A child has to have a prerequisite in the computer system that allows the child to move up in the program.  Each child is evaluated week 6 of each 8 week session.  The instructor will inform the child/parent what level he/she can register for the following session. 

Please check your park district account for what level you have been approved for prior to registration date.  If you have any questions regarding your prerequisite level or changes in the program, Lynn Rau may be contacted at Lrau@mcfetridgesportscenter.net or 773 478-2609.

Click Here to Register for Classes at McFetridge Sports Center Online

SENIOR ROUND ROBIN
Doubles & Singles Play
Mondays and Wednesdays
8:00am to 10:00am
Cost: $10
No registration needed – Just drop in. MAKE UP POLICY FOR CLASS
Attendance will be taken each class. Each student is allowed one make up per 8 week session. To schedule a make up class please contact the Tennis Office and they will find a class you can join to make up for your missed class.CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

Level 1 – Beginner (1.0-1.7) NTRP Equivalent
This program is offered for 1st time players who have had no formal training in tennis. Players who have developed some skill on their own are encouraged to take this level as an introduction to the basic strokes and fundamentals of the game.

Level 2 – (1.8-2.4) NTRP Equivalent
For the continued development of the avid lesson goer, this level is offered for those who have achieved proper skill and knowledge either by: a) amassing successful tennis skill on their own by demonstrating some consistency of stroke production in a ratings clinic* or approved screening by a McFetridge pro. b) Returning to the game and formal lessons after achieving a consistent level of play comparable to the prerequisite of consistency on forehand and backhand, success on volley and placement of second serve. c) Attending lessons and attaining skills that meet the requirement mentioned above.

Level 3 – Intermediate (2.5-3.2) NTRP Equivalent
For the player who has developed an intermediate level of skill usually through the continuation of lessons. This player has now groomed strength in consistency of stroke or other skill and has enjoyed the sport enough to dedicate practice time and lessons as well. Specialty shots such as an overhead smash and drop volley, as well as directional control and an introduction to spins are some of the advanced subjects covered.


Level 4 – (3.3-3.9) NTRP Equivalent

This player has now achieved a strong level of intermediate play acquired usually through several seasons of dedicated play. Returning competitive players are encouraged to return to the level of instruction for a review of the fundamentals, strategies, and stroke forms necessary to competitive play. Knowledge of court positioning as well as full development of net and stroke is a prerequisite to this level. Advanced lessons on spin, strategy, and correction of form are an example of a level 4 lesson.

Level 5 – Advanced (4.0-4.5) NTRP Equivalent
This level is offered as a continuance of lessons for players who make competitive play and practice part of their life-style. For the tournament or league player as well as the student who has pursued tennis to a high skill level through ongoing lessons and practice.
This player will receive a review of fundamentals, tactics, and situational play drills to eliminate weakness in his or her all court game.
This player has success in placement, spin, pace, and directional control on all strokes and reinforces these skills through practice.

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