Competition program for teens experienced in tennis.
Program provides competition experience and training. It is a great way for experienced tennis playing teens ages 13* to 18 keep playing between varsity seasons, get exercise, make new friends, find practice partners, improve competition tennis skills.
On court with Suffolk County's top Varsity Tennis Coaches.
Live ball format with peers develops competition skills.
Ideal for preparing players for competition experience while developing an enjoyment for tennis.
Many Yellow Division players play on or are preparing to tryout for varsity tennis teams.
Grades 8-12 - Varsity Level
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Started July 18 thru August 17, 2023
7/18, 7/19, 7/20, 7/25, 7/26, 7/27,
8/1, 8/2, 8/3,
8/8, 8/9, 8/10,
8/15*, 8/16*, 8/17*
*August 15th 16th, and 17th are League CHALLENGE DAYS.
Players must be registered for these dates to participate.
Full 5 Weeks ( 30 hours): $375
Flexible registration for 4 weeks or less.
Minimum 2-week registration.
You choose the dates.
2 weeks= $295
Try-It-Out* = $75
Registration price is per player for entire time period selected.
*Try-It-Out might be available after program starts. Subject to SCJTL terms of Service. Does not include shirt/medal.
Registration per date is limited.
Registration continues throughout the program unless dates fill up!
Last minute registrations are accepted.
Register online and go your site ready to play.
Please contact us at:
SCJTL Programs: 631-590-5019
Days: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays*
(*Fridays are rain make-up days.)
Dates: Starts July 18 thru August 17, 2023
Time: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Varsity Division Qualifications:
Ages 13* thru 18. Some exceptions for younger players with tournament competition and rankings.
Please note: NOT APPROPRIATE FOR BEGINNERS AND ADVANCED BEGINNERS.
*Some exceptions made for middle school age players with advanced tennis experience.
Contact SCJTL to inquire: Phone (631-590-5019) or email SCJTL.
School Varsity tennis experience. and may have played tournament level matches.
SCJTL Skill level = minimum 35+
Click here to go to the the SCJTL Skill Level Calculator.
Improve tennis skills using rally progressions.
Learn tactics by playing games including singles and doubles.
Rules of tennis and how to practice with others included in every training theme.
Training format develop and supervised by top Suffolk County Varsity Tennis Coaches including, 2 USTA National Coaches and Specialist in Competitive Player Development.
Work on match play skills and experience by playing challenge matches and games against members of school tennis teams from all over Suffolk County.
Singles and doubles.
Site Team Matches.
Challenge Week Tournament preparation..
Activities include tennis skill building team drills and Game Based tactical skill building games including: USTA nationally recognized Top 10 Games.
SCJTL Summer Varsity Tennis League ladder match play standings posted here weekly.
Coaching staff is made up of Suffolk County's top Varsity Tennis Coaches with many years of experience coaching Suffolk County's top varsity tennis teams:
Jimmy Delevante: Commack Boys ) 2022 Suffolk Team Chps 3 years in a row and Division 1 Team Champs since 2019- NYS #2 - USTA National HP Coach) and Harborfields Girls (2021 Division 1 Team Chps and Suffolk County Team Chps).
Gavin Costanzo: Bay Shore Boys ( #1 Division 2 Team Champs every year since 2015),
Joe Arias: Harborfields Boys (2023 #3 Division 1 Team - Suffolk County Elite 8 Team) - USTA National Coach - SCJTL Founder & Executive Director.
Team Shirt: 1 per registered player included with registration while quantities last.
Adult: Small, Large, Child sizes Small: 6-8, Medium: 10-12,
no longer available for 2023.
Adult Medium and X-Large only
Additional shirts may be available for purchase.
Click here to go the SCJTL Equipment Site.
1 SCJTL program commemorative medal.
Program tennis balls and training equipment.
Challenge Day Team tournament medals for players whose registration includes Challenge Week.
Players will need to provide:
Age specific tennis racquet. - Yellow: 27” (full size).
Clothing: Shirts, shorts, sneakers (no sandals or flip flops).
Personal: Water, sunscreen and anything personally required.
Program culminating event for players whose registration includes Challenge Day.
Singles Challenge is a Singles Tournament event . Scheduled for Tuesday, August 15, 2023
Doubles Challenge is a Doubles Tournament. Scheduled for Wednesday, August 16, 2023
Team Challenge is a Team Tournament event. Players will experience team competition for Challenge medals and Challenge Site Cup points. Scheduled for Thursday, August 17, 2023.
Challenge Competition medals for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.
Players will receive their SCJTL program medal at the end of the Challenge and meet receive SCJTL program and Challenge Day medals are distributed after the games.