Whether you're looking for a competitive tennis match to test your skills or simply friends to leisurely enjoy a few strokes with, you've come to the right place. The Windyke tennis program offers private lessons, clinics, tournaments and open play for beginners and advanced players alike. Enjoy indoor and outdoor tennis with all ages at the Windyke tennis facility.
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Windyke has five outdoor courts, three indoor courts, a tennis shop and restrooms. The tennis shop has racquets, accessories and apparel for men and women. We are happy to special order items, when possible. Stringing and racquet customization are available within 24 hours. The tennis shop phone number is 901.754.2430.
Weekdays 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Weekends 8 a.m. - 8.p.m.
*Indoor times vary slightly.
All members are required to register themselves and their guests in the Tennis Shop before entering the courts.
Guest fees are $10 per day. Each member is responsible for the actions and financial obligations of his/her guests.
Court reservations are highly recommended during prime hours. There is no fee for outdoor play.
Reservations are highly recommended during the indoor season (October - March). Indoor court fees are $18 per hour. Reservations are accepted up to 72 hours in advance. Cancellations less than 12 hours in advance will be charged for one hour of court time.
Contracts are agreements by a person (or group) to reserve a court at the same time each week during an indoor session. The contract holder is responsible for any scheduling needs and payment of guest fees.
MJ Garnett is the tennis director for both the Windyke and the Town of Collierville. He has been honored as the Tennessee State Pro of the Year (by both USPTA and USTA) and was the Southern Division's 35-and-over Player of the Year in 2006. In recent years, his staff has also collected fourteen state and southern awards.
MJ has served USPTA as state president and USTA as a state board member. He has coordinated the largest USTA Tri Level league in the Southern section. The Collierville Parks Department has the largest Quickstart program in West Tennessee. His Quickstart programs have produced three consecutive 8 and under Junior Team Tennis State Champions. Since 2008, his adult programs and staff have produced a local, state, southern or national champion at every NTRP level.
He earned bachelor's and master's degrees from Jacksonville State University in Jacksonville, Ala. He earned NCAA All America honors as a Doubles Finalist in 1991.
"I began teaching tennis in 1991 to pay for graduate school," MJ says. "It soon became a full-time job. It was a great mix of activity and teaching. My favorite thing in tennis is to encourage players at every level. I love to see members of my staff improve at helping players reach their goals. Most importantly, I hope to honor Jesus in all that I do and say."
MJ and his wife, Jill, have four daughters, Savannah, Emily, Grace and Maggie.
MJ Garnett can be reached at the Windyke Tennis Shop at 901.754.2430.
WINDYKE JUNIOR TENNIS DEVELOPMENT
The junior academy consists of elite instruction directed by our professionally certified staff. Private coaching will complement calsses suited for every level from beginner to nationally ranked students. Fun leagues and tournaments are integrated into every part of the program. The Quickstart program will be used exclusively in our entry level classes.
Call Head Tennis Pro, MJ Garnett, to sign up for any of the tennis camps (901.754.2430).
Windyke sponsors many teams in USTA competition throughout the year. Intraclub leagues are scheduled throughout the year. Interclub leagues are schedule in the summer.
Intraclub: These leagues are for Windyke members only and provide an excellent opportunity for those interested in regularly scheduled social competition.
Interclub: These brief leagues involve Windyke members and other selected clubs in the area. Interclub leagues and matches are scheduled primarily in the summer.
USTA: Windyke sponsors teams in sanctioned competition at the local level. Each year several Windyke teams advance to the state, southern and national levels. There are three sanctioned leagues per year. Team participation is for Windyke members only.
May Tennis News
Ladies Spring Round Robin
9:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Lunch will be served courtside.
Cost: $25 includes lunch
Tennis Carnival Kids Night
5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Free Fun for All!
We will have a brief parents meeting at 5:15 p.m.
Adult Interclub at Ridgeway Country Club
Starts at 4:00 p.m.
Contact MJ or Sherrie for details.
Memorial Day Round Robin
9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Cost: $6 per player
Summer Schedule Begins
To register for any of these events, please send your information to email@example.com
or call the Windyke Tennis Shop at 754-2430.