Leagues & Player Development

Tennis starts with love...

With two certified teaching professionals offering private and semi-private and lessons as well as group clinics, beginners to the most dedicated players have a variety of options to improve their game.  Our qualified instructors dedicate quality time and undivided attention to both adults and juniors to prepare for both leisure and competitive tournament play.  In addition, a variety of member events and leagues are scheduled throughout the tennis season.  For rates and additional information, or to schedule a lesson, contact the Tennis Pro Shop at (417)886-0512.

Leagues & Player Development


Tennis lessons are available for both adults and juniors.  From beginners, to advanced, and tournament level players, our Tennis Professionals are here for you, with several lesson formats: 
  • Private
  • Semi-Private (2 People)
  • Groups (3 or more)

Ladies League

We offer seasonal Doubles Leagues for ladies 40 weeks out of the year!  Staying active in League will give gals the opportunity to brush up on their tennis before the end-of-season Adult Club Championships in September!
  • Spring League(March through April) every Tuesday, weather permitting
  • Summer Competitive League(May through August) every Tuesday & Thursday
  • Fall League(September through November) every Tuesday, weather permitting
  • Cardio Tennis & Round Robin(April through October) every Friday, times vary throughout the year

Ladies Tennis Association

In addition to their Annual Spring Meeting and year-end Holiday Luncheon, the active LTA meets monthly, as well as hosts a variety of fun charity tournaments to benefit local organizations throughout the year, including:
  • Breast Cancer Foundation of the Ozarks (BCFO) Round Robin
  • Gynecologic Cancer Alliance (GYNCA) Round Robin
  • Ozarks Food Harvest Round Robin
  • Harmony House Fundraiser & Donations Drive

Men's Nights

For guys of all skill-levels, Coach Stephen leads fun drills and live-ball skill development, including games and match-play.  Build camaraderie while improving your game on these selected summer nights of play.  This gives gents an opportunity to brush up on their tennis before the end-of-season Adult Club Championships in September.

Mixers & Pickleball

During the Summer months, we have plenty of fun racquet sports and social opportunities for couples and partners!  Enjoy an evening of cocktails, games, and dinner after having some fun on the courts.  Offered every-other Thursday evening, June through September, join us for Mixed Doubles and Pickleball open play.  In addition, two separate Mixed Doubles Mixers are scheduled each Tennis Season—you won't want to miss these opportunities to excercise while you socialize.

Junior Tennis

We offer Tennis Academy at the beginning of Summer, as well as group lessons throughout the Summer season, and Advanced Academy for Tournament Level Players.  Fun Friday Play Days, scheduled four times a year, provide afternoons filled with games and match-play with other kiddos throughout the region.  Wrap up the season with Junior Club Championships in September.

Junior Summer Groups

​Join in on the fun during this 8-week tennis program!  Beginning the first week in June, Groups meet on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at different times based on age.  Call the Tennis Pro Shop at (417) 886-0512.
​Ages 4-5
  • ​Introduction to tennis
  • ​Hand-eye coordination
  • ​Athletic development
Ages 6-8
  • ​Athletic development
  • ​Stroke basics
  • Introduction to rallying on a smaller court
Ages 9-11
  • ​Athletic development
  • ​Rally development
  • ​Introduction to spins on a 60-foot court
Ages 12-13
  • ​Athletic development
  • ​Match-play strategy on a full-court
  • ​Specifically geared towards Tournament-level players looking to take their game to the next level