Junior Academy Clinics

Woodside Tennis Academy has a long history of creating champions, earning scholarships and developing skills and techniques that young tennis players can use throughout their recreational and competitive futures.

Junior Academy Programs & Events

Woodside Tennis Academy provides opportunities for young players to participate in various recreational competition. These opportunities include tournaments, leagues and team tennis, all coached and facilitated by Woodside Tennis Professionals.


Session 3: Jan 15 – Mar 11
Session 4: Mar 19 – May 27 (No class on Easter) (10 week session)


Session 1: June 4 – July 1
Session 2: July 2 – July 29 (No Classes July 4th)
Session 3: July 30 – August 26

Contact Director of Tennis Dave Gary for more information.

This player is playing Varsity High School tennis, is participating in JTL, sanctioned USTA tournament events, Missouri Valley and Heart of America and may want to work towards a college scholarship.


Tues | 4:00pm – 6:00pm
Thurs | 4:00pm – 6:00pm

Cost:$330/member $400/non-member | 8 weeks


Tues | 9:00am – 11:00am
Wed | 9:00am – 11:00am
Thurs | 9:00am – 11:00am

Cost: $420 for 4-week session or $120/week

For green and orange ball players who look to play tennis competitively and need to work on technique, control, consistency, and gain confidence in match play. These players are participating in the Junior Tennis League (JTL) 12U division/green dot and 10U division orange ball.


Mon | 4:00pm – 6:00pm

Wed | 4:00pm – 6:00pm

Cost: $330/member $400/non-member | 8 weeks


Green Ball
Mon | 11:00am -1:00pm
Wed | 11:00am – 1:00pm
Cost: $280 for 4-week session or $80 per week

Orange Ball
Tue | 12:30am – 2:00pm
Thur | 12:30pm – 2:00pm
Cost: $210 for 4-week session or $60 per week



Kansas City’s Junior Tennis League gives novice male and female players 10 and under orange ball, 12 and under green ball, and 13 and above yellow ball, the opportunity to participate in recreational competition with other teams from around the city. This is a summer program, played each year during June and July. Teams will play other teams of similar ability in singles and doubles.

Match Format: Each match will consist of 4 singles matches and 2 doubles matches. Ladder matches played prior to the JTL season will determine a player’s position.

Weekly Match Schedule:

10 and Under: Mon 1:00pm – 2:30pm

12 and Under: Tues 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Teens: Thurs 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Cost: $125 + tax per player



All academy players will participate in the summer USTA JTT match play program. There will be 10/under, 12/under, and High School divisions. Teams will consist of three boys and three girls. Play will be singles, doubles, and mixed doubles. Matches will be played at Woodside and area clubs on Wednesday afternoons during the outdoor season. Woodside Tennis professional staff will be present for matches to help coach and manage players.

Cost: $75 + tax per player