Weeks 1 - 3 will give junior players the opportunity to improve all areas of their game. Experienced coaches will be working with players on their tennis skills, conditioning, and strategy. This camp will have a fun combination of training drills and games. $200 includes LETU Tennis Camp T-shirt and snacks. All campers need to wear tennis shoes and appropriate summer time tennis apparel, as well as bring their own tennis racquet and a personal water jug. Join us to take your game to the next level.
Session 1: Ages 7 – 17 June 4 - 8 9:00 am – 12 pm $200
Session 2: Ages 7 – 17 June 11 – 15 9:00 am – 12 pm $200
Session 3: Ages 7 – 17 June 18 – 22 9:00 am – 12 pm $200
This camp is for our youngest players and will provide the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of tennis in a fun, positive atmosphere. Experienced coaches will teach players the basics of the game such as strokes, rules, and competition. $200 includes LETU Tennis Camp T-shirt and snacks. All campers need to wear tennis shoes and appropriate summer time tennis apparel, as well as bring their own tennis racquets and personal water jug. Join us this week and learn the sport for a lifetime.
Session 4: Ages 4 – 6 June 25 - 28 9:00 am – 11 am $120
High Performance Camp:
This camp is designed to give you the tools necessary to become a better competitor, drills are specifically tailored to maximize your game style, make better decisions on shot selection, and learn how to move better. This camp is all about footwork and smart tactics. We welcome all tournament players and those pursuing a higher level of competitive tennis.
Session 5: Ages 14-18 July 23-27 9:00 am- 12 pm $200
Session 6: Ages 14-18 July 30- August 1 1pm- 4pm $200
Suzanne Merritt is in her fifth year as the head coach of the men’s and women’s tennis teams at LeTourneau University.
Merritt is a graduate of Baylor University, where she played tennis and earned her bachelor’s degree in business. She and her husband, Ed, reside in Longview and have two children: daughter & son-in-law, Jessica & Alex LaRue, grandson, Elliot, and son, Jacob.
Carlos Cardona is in third year as an assistant men's and women's tennis coach at LeTourneau University. Prior to LeTourneau, the 2006 graduate of Liberty University, served as the owner and general manager of the Cardona Tennis Training. He was responsible for the oversight of the tennis programs from beginners to advanced level as well as coaching the top players in Bogota, Colombia within the ITF (International Tennis Federation) and the WTA (Women's Tennis Association) rankings. Carlos and his wife, Katharine have 3 children Aila, Gabriel, and Noah.