Future Champions is a year round program for players ages 13-17.  To register, contact James Carr: jcarr@jtcc.org or Wilson Mathewes: wmathewes@jtcc.org

The Future Champs program is designed for players who have begun to play USTA Level 5-7 sectional events. The program consists of tennis instruction, fitness training, and college tennis planning.

The program is led by JTCC’s Co-Directors:  James Carr and Wilson Mathewes.  James is a certified USTA High-Performance Coach as well as an accredited USPTA Coach with teaching experience from the City of Tempe in Arizona, Jekyll Island Tennis Center in Georgia, and Grove Island Tennis in Florida. Wilson previously worked as the Assistant Men’s Tennis Coach at the Citadel and at Clemson University under Head Coach Chuck Kriese.  Wilson also holds a masters degree in Leadership from the Citadel.

Future Champions offers 3 hours of daily training, 4 days per week, on both hard and clay courts. Future Champs members will also have access to JTCC’s College Planning to discuss collegiate tennis opportunities and NCAA eligibility requirements. 


Day Time Activity
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 5:00 – 6:00 pm Fitness with a certified strength coach
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 6:00 – 8:00 pm Tennis (drilling and point play)
Sunday 2:00 – 5:00 pm Tennis (2-3 pm Fitness)