Junior Summer Camps

Jul 1, 2017 by

Session 1: July 10 – 14 Session 2: July 17 – 21 Session 3: July 24 – 28 Session 4: July 31 – Aug 4 Session 5: Aug 7 – 11 Session 6: Aug 14 – 18 Session 7: Aug 21 – 25 Registration Open! Challengers & Contenders Monday – Friday 8:30 – 11:30am   Tournament Team Tuesday & Thursday 3:00 –...

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Upcoming Junior Tournaments

Jul 1, 2017 by

July 1 – 4, Entry Level, Bellevue, WA July 6 –  9, Int, Kirkland, WA   July 7 – 9, Adv, Olympia, WA   July 7 – 9, Entry Level, Bellevue, WA   July 11 – 13, Adv/Int, Wenatchee, WA   July 14, Entry Level, Seattle, WA   July 14 – 16, Adv, Kirkland, WA   July 14 – 16, Int, Renton, WA   July 20 – 23, Int, Kirkland, WA   July 21 – 23, Snohomish summer smash   July 27 – 30, Adv/Int, Kirkland, WA   July 28 – 30, Adv, Kent, WA   July 28, Entry Level, Seattle, WA   Aug 3 – 5, Adv, Everett, WA Aug 7 – 9, Adv, Seattle, WA   Aug 10 – 13, Adv, Bellevue, WA   Aug 14 – 16, Int, Seattle, WA  ...

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Registration is Open!

Feb 6, 2017 by

Register today at ForestCrest.com JuniorsSession: March 6 – April 23Make up week: April 24 – 30 Tournament TeamMonday 6:00 – 7:30amTuesday 3:00 – 4:30pmWednesday 6:00 – 7:30amThursday 3:00 – 4:30pmFriday 6:00 – 7:30am ChallengersMonday 3:00 – 4:30pmTuesday 4:30 – 6:00pmWednesday 3:00 – 4:30pmThursday 4:30 – 6:00pmSunday 3:00 – 4:30pm ContendersMonday 4:30 – 6:00pmWednesday 4:30 – 6:00pmSunday 4:30 – 6:00pm AdultsSession: March 6 – April 23 Ball Machine ClinicMonday 12:00 – 1:00pm – ShannonTuesday 7:00 – 8:00am – Josh Serve & Return ClinicMonday 1:00 – 2:00pmWednesday 12:00 – 1:00pm Cardio TennisTuesday 8:00 – 9:00amWednesday 2:00 – 3:00pm Tennis 101Monday 6:00 – 7:30pmTuesday 9:30 – 10:30am 2.0 – 2.5 – Skills and Drills – Thursday 6:00 – 7:30pm 2.5 – 3.0 – Skills and Drills – Thursday 7:30 – 9:00pm 3.0 – 3.5 – Red Zone – Thursday 10:30 – 11:30am 3.5 – 4.0 – Skills and Drills...

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Junior Team Tennis

Sep 4, 2016 by

Season: October 8th – December 4th 3 home matches and 3 away matches   Teams – Questions or for more information contact Josh at bashatennis@gmail.com or call 206-898-9716 18 and under girls only – 6008307721 14 and under coed – Yellow Ball – 6008307722 12 and under coed – Yellow Ball – 6008307724 12 and under coed – Green Ball – 6008307726 10 and under coed – Orange Ball – 6008307725   Registration Cost: $60.50 – includes court fees for all home and away matches   How to register players for USTA Jr. Team Tennis   Go to web page:teamtennis.usta.com (use this specific URL not the main USTA homepage). IMPORTANT NOTES – Enter the URL directly into your browser with no “www.” prefix. Do not use a search engine like Google or Bing to...

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Junior Learn to Play Summer Camps...

Jun 16, 2016 by

Our Learn to Play Camps help beginning players develop all of the shots needed to play matches!  These clinics ensure a 6:1 player coach ratio.  These sessions will be held at Forest Crest Athletic Club, 4901 – 238th St SW, Mountlake, Terrace, WA 98043.  Register Today!   Weekly Camps, Monday – Thursday   Ages  Time Cost/Session July 11-14; July 18-21; July 25-28; Aug 1-4; Aug 8-11; Aug 15-18       Learn To Play: Foam  Ball 4-6 noon – 1pm $80 Learn To Play: Red Ball 7-8 1:00-2:00pm $80 Learn to Play: Orange Ball 9-10 2:00-3:00pm...

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North End Junior Tennis League

Jun 16, 2016 by

We are proud to join the North End Junior Tennis League this summer. Team matches last roughly 2.5 – 3 hours. If you would like to participate in any of these matches please email bashatennis@gmail.com. Date Time Location   Wednesday, July 06, 2016 2:00 – 5:00pm Klahaya Swim & Tennis   Wednesday, July 13, 2016 3:00 – 6:00pm Forest Crest Athletic Club   Wednesday, July 20, 2016 3:00 – 6:00pm Forest Crest Athletic Club   Wednesday, July 27, 2016 3:00 – 6:00pm Forest Crest Athletic Club...

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Josh’s Thoughts: Return of Serve...

Mar 21, 2016 by

The most challenging and important shot in tennis is returning the serve.  In the most basic form, the server has two opportunities to be successful, and two requirements: stand behind the baseline and hit the ball into the proper service box.  The returner however, receives one chance to get the point started with no pre match warm up for the return. Recently, I’ve taken stats during 10 sets of competitive matches, juniors and adults.  During those sets there were 58 missed serve returns.  On average that is giving away a game and a half every set.  Are you good enough to win giving that much away? There are 3 keys to returning serves well; footwork, positioning, and less is more.  The proper footwork is important to have your body weight moving into the ball.  When your opponent...

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March 2016 Tournaments

Feb 29, 2016 by

Rookie March 5-6 Beaverton Registration Deadline: February 29   Challenger March 4 – 6 Portland Registration Deadline: February 21   Champs March 4 – 6 Bremerton Registration Deadline: February 27   Challenger March 5 – 6 Beaverton Registration Deadline: February 29   Rookie March 12 Beaverton Registration Deadline: March 7   Challenger March 11 – 13 Medford Registration Deadline: March 6   Challenger March 11 – 13 Albany Registration Deadline: March 6   Champs March 11 – 13 Tacoma Registration Deadline: March 4   Rookie March 18 – 20 Tacoma Registration Deadline: March 6   Rookie March 19 Beaverton Registration Deadline: March 14   Challenger March 18 – 20 Tacoma Registration Deadline: March 6   Champs March 18 – 20 (Level 4) Roseburg Registration Deadline: March 12   Challenger  March 25 – 27 Vancouver Registration Deadline: March...

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Fall 2015 Junior Program

Oct 5, 2015 by

Session 2: November 2 – December 20  Register Today! Program Day Time Cost/Session Foam Ball (Ages 3-5)  Fri 4:45-5:45pm $120 Foam Ball (Ages 3-5)  Sun 2:00-3:00pm $120 Rally Ball (Ages 8-10) (6-7 year olds with approval) Fri 4:45-5:45pm $120 Red Ball 5k (Beginner Ages 6-8) Tue 5:00-6:00pm $120 Red Ball 10k (Intermediate Ages 6-8) Tue 5:00-6:00pm $120 Red Ball 10k (Intermediate Ages 6-8) Sun 3:00-4:00pm $120 Red Ball 20k (Advanced Ages 6-8) Sun 4:00-5:00pm $120 Orange Ball 5k (Beginner Ages 8-10) Thu 4:30-6:00pm $200 Orange Ball 5k (Beginner Ages 8-10) Sat 11:00am-12pm $120 Orange Ball 10k (Intermediate Ages 8-10) Mon 4:30-6:00pm $200 Orange Ball 10k (Intermediate Ages 8-10) Wed 4:30-6:00pm $200 Orange Ball 20k (Advanced Ages 8-10) Tue 4:30-6:00pm $200 Orange Ball 20k (Advanced Ages 8-10) Sun 5:00-6pm $120 Green Ball (Ages 9-13) Thu 4:30-6:00pm $200 Green Ball (Ages 9-13) Sat 10:00-11:00am $120 Junior Tournament Team (Ages 9-14) Tue & Thu 4:30-6:00pm $375 Contenders( Ages 9-13) Mon 4:30-6:00pm...

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Upcoming Junior Tournaments

Oct 5, 2015 by

The tournaments in bold will have Basha Tennis coaches present to watch players compete.   October 16 – 18 : Medford, OR Champs October 16 – 18 : Tacoma, WA Champs, Challenger, & Rookie October 16 – 18 : Yakima, WA Champs, Challenger October 23 – 25 : Albany, OR Champs October 23 – 25 : Richland, WA Champs November 6 – 8 : Beaverton, OR Level 4 Champs November 6 – 8 : Tacoma, WA Champs, Challenger, & Rookie November 13 – 15 : Portland, OR Challenger November 14 – 15 : Medford, OR Champs November 20 – 22 : Eugene, OR Challenger November 20 – 22 : Vancouver, WA Champs November 27 – 29 : Seattle, WA...

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Evergreen Summer League

Jun 25, 2015 by

Glenn Delaney is heading the Forest Crest Evergreen team!  To play in some of the matches please contact Glenn at 425-385-8786 or glennjdelaney@gmail.com.  All matches will be on Friday afternoon, home matches will be 1:30 – 3:30.  The is no charge for the away matches, home matches are $5 for Forest Crest members and $10 for non members.   July 10 – @ Sandpoint Country Club July 17 – @ Forest Crest July 24 – @ Forest Crest July 31 – @ Forest Crest Aug 7 – @ Shoreline Aug 14 – end of season...

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Junior Summer Training

Jun 11, 2015 by

Our junior training is offered in 1 week sessions.  Week 1: July 6 – 10 Week 2: July 13 – 17 Week 3: July 20 – 24 Week 4: July 27 – 31 Week 5: August 3 – 7 Week 6: August 10 – 14 Week 7: August 17 – 21   Junior Tournament Team – Monday – Thursday 1:30 – 4:30 at Shorecrest High School Challengers – Monday – Friday 10:30 – 12:00 at Forest Crest Contenders – Monday – Friday 9:00 – 10:30 at Forest Crest Orange Ball – Monday – Thursday 12:00 – 1:30 at Forest Crest Red Ball – Monday – Thursday 1:30 – 2:30 at Forest Crest Foam Ball – Monday – Thursday 2:30 – 3:30 at Forest...

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Challenge Match Standings 5-27-2015...

May 27, 2015 by

To request a match email bashatennis@gmail.com Challenge Matches consist of 2 out of 3 no ad sets. 10 point tiebreak in lieu of 3rd set. Players receive 2 points for every match played and 3 points for every set won. Players competing in USTA tournaments receive the same amount of points. Top 8 players are invited to the Tournament of Champions June 12 – 14! Players can schedule weekend to weekend. Matches are for juniors and adults, members and non members. All Challenge Matches are played at Forest Crest. Please submit all match requests by Friday at noon. Match costs, $10 Members, $15, Non Members.   Anna B 56 Bretta P 44 Chris C 36 Matt C 29 Jan L 26 Jake G 25 Aaron L 24 David A 22 Christopher K 18 John...

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Challenge Match Standings 5-20-15...

May 20, 2015 by

To request a match email bashatennis@gmail.com Challenge Matches consist of 2 out of 3 no ad sets. 10 point tiebreak in lieu of 3rd set. Players receive 2 points for every match played and 3 points for every set won. Players competing in USTA tournaments receive the same amount of points. Top 8 players are invited to the Tournament of Champions June 12 – 14! Players can schedule weekend to weekend. Matches are for juniors and adults, members and non members. All Challenge Matches are played at Forest Crest. Please submit all match requests by Friday at noon. Match costs, $10 Members, $15, Non Members. Anna B 36 Chris C 34 Matt C 29 Jan L 26 David A 20 Christopher K 18 Aaron L 16 Jake G 15 Hugh G 14 Bretta P...

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