Tennis


Tennis Events

Tennis is a great social game and LFC Tennis is pleased to once again offer many social opportunities for play. Ladies’ Guest Day, evening adult socials and the annual Emily Kandemir Memorial Junior Tennis Tournament are just of few of the events planned.  


Youth Tennis Classes

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Pee-Wee (4-6) 

Junior I (7-9)

Junior II (10-12)

Teen (13-18)

Developmental Drill (7-18):  For the player who can sustain a slow pace rally and is interested in learning match play skills and strategy.

Advance Drill (9-18): Experienced junior player who is able to sustain a rally.  This player has stroke dependability and is working on directional control and power.


Junior Tennis Team

The Junior Team is an integral part of summer tennis at LFC.  With an "everyone plays" philosophy, the goal of the program is to provide opportunity for all of our young tennis players to experience the fun of match play.  Every Friday afternoon, team players will play in matches against other clubs or in intraclub and exhibition matches.  For more information or to register for the Junior Tennis Team, please see the tennis registration material. 

LFC Tennis Teams

We are proud of our growing program which helps our young players develop their game while having fun and building friendships with their teammates. 
The Tennis Pro will select the line-up for the official matches, but all team members will have a chance to play regardless.

How to Join:
There is a charge of $36 to participate in the team.  This charge includes a team t-shirt, a kick-off event, and expanded coached play opportunities on Fridays.  The team schedule will be posted at a later date on the team web page.    

Interclub Matches

Matches against other clubs take place on Friday afternoons at noon. The schedule will be posted as the summer begins 


Tennis Lessons

The LFC offers a wide range of group, private and semi-private lessons and drills for just about every age and ability level. Click here for descriptions and class offerings.

Private lessons with Tennis Director, Todd Fisher
$60 per hour private
$33 per hour semi-private
$24 per hour 3+

Private lessons with Assistant Tennis Director
$50 per hour private
$28 per hour semi-private
$20 per hour 3+

Private lessons with tennis pro staff
$35 per hour private
$20 per hour semi-private


Tennis Director

LFC is pleased that Todd Fisher will be returning as our Tennis Director.  Todd has been teaching tennis in the area for a number of years, working with all types of players from nationally ranked juniors to beginner adults.  He has worked in both small country club settings as well as commercial tennis facilities, such as the La Grange Country Club and Hinsdale Racquet Club.  

Todd went to school at Ferris State University earning a degree in marketing with a specialization in Professional Tennis Management.  While a student in the program, Todd was taught his craft by a master professional and current USPTA president.  


Adult Tennis

Intro to Tennis:  Player has had little or no previous play or instruction.  This player will learn basic strokes, rules and scoring of the game.

"C" Level: Equivalent to USTA rating of 2.50.  Player has the ability to sustain a short rally at a slow pace. Player is working on ball placement and court coverage.

"B" Level: Player has stroke dependability and moderate shots.  Player is working on depth, directional control and power.

“A” Level: Equivalent to USTA rating of 4.0 and higher.  Player has the ability to control both forehand and backhand shots, use of lobs, overheads and volleys.  Player has begun to use pace and spin.

Fit Tennis

Open to all levels.  This class will focus on giving players a high-energy workout while playing tennis.

Adult Drop-In-Punch Card

Drop-In-Punch Cards are good all summer long and only expire at the end of the summer!  10 Adult Drills for $150 or 5 Adult Drills for $85. Please call or sign-up online at least a day ahead to reserve your place in an existing class. These cards can be used for any adult drills (with the exception of Fit Tennis) and are non-refundable.  A single card can be shared by multiple adult members in the same household.                                                   

Adult Single Drill

Pay as you go for $18 per drill (with the exception of Fit Tennis). Please call or sign-up online at least a day ahead of time to reserve a spot.


Questions?

If you need more information, would like to schedule lessons with LFC's Tennis Director, please fill out the form below.

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