2 State Championships, 10 times State Runners-up, 42 District Championships
1959, 1984, 1997, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009
1939, 1959, 1964, 1966, 1967, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1994, 1995, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2021, 2022, 2023
|Noah Sutter||2016||Pennsylvania State University|
|Tripp Tuff||2016||DePaul University|
|Joey Bove||2013||The Citadel|
|Hunter Geddes||2013||The Citadel|
|Beau Treyz||2010||University of North Florida|
|Emerson Brundick||2009||Millsaps College|
|Spencer Lunghino||2009||Middlebury College|
|Creighton Blanchard||2008||University of Alabama|
|Chris Reiman||2008||Florida State University|
|Matt Schimmel||2006||Yale University|
|Zach Ganger||2004||University of Utah|
|C. Daniel Rice||1980||Clemson University|
|Max Gainer||1978||Clemson University|
|Bill Tym||1958||University of Florida|
4 State Championships, 10 times State Runners-up, 43 District Championships
2004, 2005, 2007, 2012
1987, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1995, 2000, 2006, 2013, 2019, 2023
1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1982, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2019, 2021, 2022, 2023
|Meagan Donovan||2021||Washington and Lee University|
|Sarah Jane Jones||2014||College of Charleston|
|Marijke Boers||2013||George Mason University|
|Taylor Morgan||2007||Samford University|
|Lindsay Reidenbach||2007||Samford University
|Melanie Rolle||2007||Georgia Southern University|
|Lauren Nowicki||2003||Stephen F. Austin State University|
|Lori Ann Freedman||1992||University of Florida|
|Celeste Rice||1985||University of Arkansas|
|Heidi Adam||1984||Clemson University|
Bolles Tennis and Junior Tennis Champions Center
The Bolles School is proud to have a partnership with Junior Tennis Champions Center (JTCC), under the leadership of Director of Tennis Claudio Pistolesi.
Bolles partnered with JTCC in 2014 to provide world-class tennis programming alongside quality education and character development.
Pistolesi was named Director of Tennis in July 2018. He joined the Bolles Tennis program with a distinguished tennis career as both a player and coach. He reached 71st in the ATP World Rankings and represented Italy in the Davis Cup. His achievements as a coach include successful relationships with former professional players Robin Soderling and Daniela Hantuchova and as the Coaches Representative to the ATP Players Council. Pistolesi currently runs Claudio Pistolesi Enterprise, based in Jacksonville, that focuses on both developing juniors striving to compete collegiately in the United States and working with professional players.
Founded in College Park, Maryland in 1999, JTCC is committed to providing world-class tennis programming alongside quality education and character development. JTCC uses tennis as a vehicle to develop champions with the highest standards of fair play on and off the court, providing a pathway from their introduction to the game to top-tier collegiate and professional competition. JTCC participants have won more than 50 national and international junior championships and continue to excel at the intercollegiate and professional level. Since 2011, JTCC players have earned Top 50 rankings over 100 times.
For More information on the Bolles Tennis program, call 904-440-4526.
Register for all programs here.
Learn to play and enjoy this sport of a lifetime. This program is designed for the novice to play and develop new skills at the same time. Coaches will stress the most important basic concepts to ensure that players learn correct technique. Players will focus on getting the "rally" started right away - hitting the ball back and forth over the net with a partner.
Adult Intermediate (2.5 – 3.0)
Designed for players looking to improve their strokes and develop game playing strategies, this clinic focuses on adding versatility and purpose to your game. A great class for a player who knows basic stroke mechanics and is looking to take their game to the next level.
Adult Advanced (3.5+)
The focus of this clinic is to improve your shot making skills. Learn how to control points from the baseline, successfully transition to the net and win easy points on your serve. This clinic will add to your arsenal of shots and help you play more offensively.
For all questions and inquires please call 904-440-4526.
Programs offered for all skill levels, ages 4-18.
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Pre-K/K (Ages 4-6)
Our “Pre-K/K” class is the perfect opportunity for your child to learn the FUNdamentals of the sport. Activities focus on building agility, balance and coordination skills (The ABC’s), while having fun on the tennis court! Children will learn the basics of how to hold and swing the tennis racquet, and will play games that introduce tennis specific skills.
Red Rockets (Ages 5-7)
Our “Red Rockets“ class will help your child learn the skills that make up the foundation of tennis playing. Activities focus on building agility, balance and coordination skills (The ABC’s), while developing the on court skills needed to serve, rally, and score. Children also begin to learn useful execution of tennis specific footwork patterns (i.e. split step, side shuffle).
Orange Crushers (7-10)
Our “Orange Crushers” class is a great fit for both the beginner and intermediate young player. This class is designed to continue building an athletic base while teaching the fundamentals necessary to serve, rally, and score. Children also begin to learn more advanced movement, technique, and patterns of play utilizing the larger court space. Players will be able to demonstrate understanding of advanced technique and tactics.
Grinders (Ages 10-18)
Our "Grinders" class is ideal for intermediate players between the ages of 8 and 18. Practices will take place on the full 78 foot court. Players will be coached on the fundamentals of tennis in a fun, encouraging atmosphere. Players will develop athleticism through daily age-appropriate fitness activities, make friends and improve their game! This program provides an excellent opportunity to transition into more competitive levels of play.
Yellow Strikers (Ages 10-18)
Our "Yellow Strikers" class is designed for those players who are actively competing. Typically, this includes high school varsity and/or ranked players. Players will refine technical form, physical fitness and mental toughness to prepare for advanced level competition. Building upon a sound tennis foundation coaches will foster an understanding of the singles and doubles strategies necessary to compete at the tournament level.
High Performance Training:
For all inquiries regarding Bolles Tennis High Performance Junior Training, please call 904-440-4526.