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. Please note that these dates/times are not finalized yet but will be required. We will announce dates/times with your acceptance into the program.

Application Process
● Application deadline for the Warrior Leadership Academy is: Tuesday, September 19th at 11:59pm

● New Applicants will be required to attend a tryout on
Sunday, September 26th at Eastview Recreation Center from 1pm to 3:30pm.

● Players wishing to try out for the High Performance Group will be required to attend an
evaluation session on Sunday, September 26th at Eastview Recreation Center from 3:30pm to 5:30pm.

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

Become a Warrior

Applications are due Sunday, September 19th, 2021. Submit our web form below.