Warrior Leadership Academy

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The Warrior Leadership Academy is a tennis and leadership education program offered by Saint Paul Urban Tennis (SPUT) for high school students. Participants will be expected to be committed to improving their tennis abilities at weekly lessons, as well as striving to emerge as leaders through workshops.

Tennis Instruction/Play:
Lessons take place on Saturdays evenings, November through March, at an indoor tennis facility. Bus transportation is provided (though not required) to and from Eastview Rec Center, where the SPUT office is located.

Tennis Competition:
Students are encouraged to compete for their high school teams and will also be notified of opportunities to compete in USTA Junior Team Tennis and/or Tournaments.

Off-Court Development:
Warrior students work as a team to participate in workshops focusing on player development, personal goal setting, entrepreneurship, and career exploration. Additionally, Warriors are expected to participate in off-court group mentoring.

Application Process

  • Application deadline for the Warrior Leadership Academy is: Tuesday, September 29th at 11:59pm.
  • New Applicants will be required to attend a stroke evaluation session on Saturday, October 3rd at Harding HS from 1pm to 3pm.
  • Players wishing to try out for the High Performance Group will be required to attend an evaluation session on October 3rd at Harding HS from 3pm to 5pm.

Warriors, click below to enter the Warrior Portal for updates and program materials.

Become a Warrior

Applications are due Tuesday, September 29, 2020. Submit our web form below.