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WHAT ARE YOUR INTERESTS?

CLINICS

ADULT CLINICS

Clinics are offered throughout the week; morning and evening hours. Enjoy a great workout and meet some new friends, too.  Our professional coaches vary the drills and lessons so that the play is always dynamic.

Hit lots of balls and be a part of a fast paced activity. Spend instructional time in our level specific classes.

Please register for clinics that match your NTRP rating.

2021 Adult Clinics

*Choose a program; then select class days.

*All pricing is stated per class date. | *All reservations to be made at least 24 hours in advance.

ADULT SCHEDULE
DAYCLINICTIMEMEMBER
Cost per Clinic
NON-MEMBER
Cost per Clinic
Tuesday3.0+ Drill Clinic6:30pm-7:30pm$15$18
WednesdayKroc 1016:30-7:30pm$15$18
WednesdayKroc 1027:30-8:30pm$15$18
Thursday3.0+ Drill Clinic 6:30pm – 7:30pm$15
$18
Saturday3.0+ Drill Clinic10:00am-11:00am$15
$18

JUNIOR CLINICS

Classes are designed to suit the the youngest beginner of age 4 to the experienced tournament player.

Our friendly and knowledgeable staff will assist in choosing the proper class based on age, skill level, and commitment-  to ensure a great experience for your child. Our certified teaching professionals are dedicated to assist in the development of your child for tennis and life skills, on and off the court.

We will not have clinics on Monday February 15th, Presidents day.

Inclement weather discount is built into the clinic price. Should the number of inclement weather days be exceeded, credit will be extended for the following clinic sessions.

2021 Session 2 (February 16th – April 3rd )

*Choose a program; then select class days.

*All pricing is stated per class date. | *All reservations to be made at least 24 hours in advance.

JUNIOR SCHEDULE
CLASSAGEsDAYSTIMESMEMBER PRICENON-MEMBER PRICE
Junior Fundamentals6-11M & W3:30 – 4:30 pm$165$198
Junior Fundamentals6-11T & TH3:30 – 4:30pm$180$216
Fundamentals12-18M & W6:00 – 7:00 pm$165$198
Fundamentals12-18T & TH6:00 – 7:00 pm$180$216
Junior Academy8-14M & W4:30 – 6:00 pm$248$297
Junior Academy8-14T & TH4:30 – 6:00 pm $270$324
Junior Academy8-143 – 4 Days 4:30 – 6:00 pm$428$513
High Performance Academy M & W4:30 – 6:30 pm$330$396
High Performance AcademyT & TH4:30 – 6:30 pm$360$432
High Performance Academy3 – 4 Days 4:30 – 6:30 pm$570$648
Little Krocs4-5Friday3:30 – 4:30 pm$90$108
Saturday Juniors8-14Saturday11:00 am – 12:00 pm$90$108

LESSONS

Single & Group Lessons

 Improve your proficiency while having fun through our wide range of tennis lessons. One-on-one or with a group, our instructors will take your skills to the next level.

Member Lesson Prices Per Player

MEMBER PRICES PER PLAYER
MEMBERS30 minutes60 minutes90 minutes
1 player$35$60$90
2 players$18$35$46
3 players$15$22$33
4-6 playersn/a$17$24

Non-Member Lesson Prices Per Player

LESSON PRICES PER PLAYER
NON-MEMBERS30 minutes60 minutes90 minutes
1 player$39$66$99
2 players$21$39$52
3 players$18$26$39
4-6 playersn/a$20$29

Kroc Tennis Center boasts: Wheelchair Tennis Program Social and IntraKroc events Community outreach Programmable ball machines and backboard for training Professional instruction & camps for youth, men & women 8 clay and 8 hard courts; all lighted Courts appropriately sized for 10 and under play Full service Tennis Pro shop USTA League Play

Highest quality clay courts in the upstate and I’ve played on all of them.  Convenient downtown location.  Friendly staff.

Chris Pageau

What an amazing tennis center! The people are happy, polite, knowledgeable, and welcoming, and the facilities are spectacular.  I feel blessed to have this tennis center so nearby.

Edie Parrott

Fun.  Community oriented.

Dev Vaz

Friendly staff are more than just acquaintances, they know the members.  Pros are great.

Valix Thirteen

TENNIS SHOP

We’ve Got the Gear!

    New tennis shoes and racquets are in!

2020 models of K-Swiss, Wilson, and Babolat shoes have arrived.

We also have new racquet models from Dunlop and Wilson!

Rackets

  • We are authorized dealers of Babolat, Dunlop/powered by Srixon, and Wilson rackets; carrying a full line of rackets to fit your unique needs.
  • A certified master racket technician is on staff offering professional racket stringing & repair using the latest racket technology.
  • Our popular racket demo program offers trial usage prior to your purchase.
  • In addition to adult rackets, we offer age-appropriate rackets for children, in accordance with the USTA’s “10 and Under Tennis” program.

    Shoes & Accessories

  • We will make sure the shoe fits!  Durable and comfortable tennis specific shoes are sold in our shop.  Choose from several major manufacturers.
  • We offer a full line of accessories including strings, grips, overgrips, socks, hats, and clothing, as well as refreshments.

MEET OUR PROS!

Keegan Barkley

Keegan Barkley

Tennis Director

Keegan Barkley serves as the Director of Tennis at the Kroc Tennis Center. He is a USPTA Certified Professional and previously was the Head Professional for 904 Tennis, a tennis management company in Jacksonville, FL. While in Jacksonville, Keegan created adult league programming and teams for 6 different clubs. He worked with junior players of all levels, working closely with a number of juniors who received tennis scholarships for NCAA Division 1, 2, and 3 programs. Keegan was a top ranked junior player in Mississippi and earned a BS in Business Management from Southern Wesleyan University where he competed on the tennis team(2014-2017) and served as the team captain (2015-2017).

Wilson Mathewes

Wilson Mathewes

Head Professional

Wilson Mathewes is a native of Greenville, South Carolina. He graduated Cum Laude from Erskine College with a bachelors degree in Business Administration. He received his Master’s in Leadership from The Citadel Military College. Wilson was a four-time all-conference player in college as well as a national freshman of the year recipient at the University of South Carolina-Lancaster.

Wilson was the Assistant Men’s Tennis Coach at The Citadel from 2015-2017. He coached at Clemson Tennis Camps from 2013-2015 and was the co-director of the University of Southern California Tennis camps from 2015-2017. He has also directed Chuck Kriese’s Total Tennis Training programs in 2015 and 2016. From 2017-2020, Wilson was a high-performance junior coach at the Junior Tennis Champions Center in College Park Maryland where he traveled nationwide helping players grow their tennis games. He also directed a multitude of UTR tournaments as well as one of JTCC’s most successful junior programs. Wilson is dedicated to the development of all players and committed to building their character on and off of the court.

Ashley Sloskey

Ashley Sloskey

Teaching Professional

Ashley is a USPTA Certified Professional who has a solid playing and teaching background. Since 2015, Ashley has been teaching adults and juniors at the Kroc Tennis Center. Developing a player’s game is her motivation. Having fun along the way is her joy. Ashley has taught tennis in Colorado and Virginia, developing programs and camps all the while. Ashley played for Florida Southern College and Georgia Southern University, where she earned a BS in Marketing and several academic and athletic awards.

Brad Cranford

Brad Cranford

Teaching Professional/Master Racquet Technician

Brad Cranford is a PTR Certified Professional and USRSA Master Racquet Technician who joined the Kroc Tennis team in 2011. Prior to Kroc, Brad was a store manager at Sports Authority for 18 years. Brad owned and managed a tournament racquet stringing team which traveled to ITF, ATP, WTA, and USTA events servicing the racquets of the touring pros. Brad played varsity tennis at USC Union and USC Spartanburg and graduated from the PTR Van der Meer Tennis University in 1988. He has been the Associate Director of the USC Tennis Camps for 25 years and has coached high school and collegiate tennis.

Calvin Sullivan

Calvin Sullivan

Teaching Professional

Calvin is a PTR Certified Professional who simply loves being on the court. Whether he is competing or teaching, he puts it all out there.

Calvin joined the Kroc team in 2016. He graduated from University of Charleston West Virginia with a BS in Health Sciences Athletic Training. He is currently pursuing another degree in Psychology.

Terry Rookard

Terry Rookard

Teaching Professional

Terry Rookard has been teaching tennis to adults and kids as long as he can remember! The Kroc Tennis Center has been his teaching grounds since the opening in 2011. Terry is the Head Tennis Coach for boys and girls at Southside High and has served in this role for the past 10 years. Terry has been awarded SC HS Coach of the Year 5 times! He is a former SC #1 in both singles and doubles.

TENNIS CENTER HOURS OF OPERATION

SUN: 1-7PM

MON-THURS: 8:30AM-8:30PM

FRI: 8:30AM-7PM

SAT: 8:30AM-6PM

Kroc Tennis