Elite College Recruiting Camp
Directed by Paul Settles, Head Men's Coach of Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges, this two-day camp, open to any and all entrants, limited only by age and number of campers, is designed for highly ranked junior boys (grades 9-12) preparing for elite collegiate tennis. Settles and his staff of some of the most respected college coaches, will offer collegiate style on-court training sessions, match play in a team setting, fitness, singles and doubles tactical work, team building and leadership training. Additionally, campers will learn first hand how to navigate the recruiting process at all levels of college tennis.
Summer 2020 Coaches
Mike Belmonte - Carnegie Mellon University
Russell McMindes - Trinity University
Dates and Location
Accommodations in CMC student housing across the street from the tennis center.
You may bring your own linens, or rent linens at checkout.
Claremont McKenna College
CMS' Biszantz Family Tennis Center
AUGUST 22-23, 2020
Includes training, meals and accommodations
Meals and snacks served at the
Important information about navigating the elite college recruiting process
A 4-to-1 camper to collegiate coach ratio
Collegiate style practices
Match play in a team environment. UTR credit will be given for match play results
Digital video recordings will be made available for each match
Team building and leadership training
What to Expect
8:00-8:30 AM: Check-in at CMS’ Biszantz Family Tennis Center
8:30 AM: On Court Session - Baseline Transition and Net play
10:00AM Preparing for College Doubles
10:45 AM On Court Session - College Doubles Formations and Movement
12:15 PM Lunch at BFTC / Dorm Move-in
1:00 PM Leadership and Teamwork
1:45 PM: Singles Match Play Scenarios
2:45 PM: Recruiting Questions and Answers
3:45 PM Doubles Match Play Scenarios
4:45 PM: Strength and Conditioning for College Tennis - Andrew Jones, CMS Strength and Conditioning Coach
5:30 PM Free time in Dorms
6:30 PM Dinner: Made-to-Order Tacos
7:30 PM College Admissions – Finding the Right Academic and Tennis Fit
9:00 PM: Back to the Dorms, Prepare for Bed
11:00 PM: Lights Out
8:30 AM: Breakfast at BFTC
9:00 – 12:00 PM: Dual Match Play for UTR Credit
12 Noon Check-Out
1. Fill out and submit the Event Registration Form below.
2. Click on the Add To Cart button at the bottom of the page to complete registration and payment for camp.