Upcoming USTA Tournaments
March 1 -2, 2014
L2O Turning Stone March Open & L1B Turning Stone March Challenger
The Sportsplex offers our guests eight Decoturf tennis courts, four climate controlled, indoor and four outdoor. This medium paced surface, also used at the US Open, will provide our guests with hours of enjoyment. Plus, we are the number one retail tennis store in central New York.
Sunday - Thursday: 8am - 8pm
Friday - Saturday: 8am - 9pm
|Open Time Charges|
|Resort Guests and Members||$20 per hour|
|TS Rewards Card||$32 per hour|
|Non-Resort Guests||$40 per hour|
Members and Hotel guests are welcome to use the ball machine at no additional charge. Local non-members will be charged $10 in addition to the court time.
|Adult (19 years of age and older)||$250|
|Junior (Ages 13-18)||$125|
|Family (Two adults and up to four teens)||$500|
- $20 tennis court time
- Discounts on lessons and all special clinics
- Unlimited racquetball court time
- 10% off apparel
- 10% off racquet stringing and customization
- 10% off spa services
- 25% off Tower Fitness Club membership
- Lodging golf rate for Shenendoah and Kaluhyat
- Annual member tournaments
|USPTA Private Lesson||1 hour $80|
|USPTA Private Lesson||½ hour $50|
|USPTA Group Clinic||$25|
*All Sportsplex Members and Hotel Guests receive a 20% discount on lesson rates. There is a 10% discount on pre-paid packs of 5 private lessons.
Lessons are a great way to improve your game. The professional staff will help you refine skills, meet new people and achieve results. Sign up for your lesson today. All skill levels are welcome. Proper footwear and clothing is required.
Please contact 315.361.8920 for more information.
Clinics & Programs
The Sportsplex offers Tennis Clinics and Programs for all ages and abilities. We offer summer and holiday camps for juniors, special clinics for children 10 and under, and programs for all levels of play from beginner to advanced for all ages and abilites. We also have special events, tournaments and mixers.
Please call the Sportsplex at 315.361.8920 and we can assist you with the best program for your ability.
Meet The Staff
Jay Cohen is a USPTA Professional with a P-1 rating who brings a wide variety of tennis and fitness experience to the Turning Stone.
He has been teaching and playing tennis for over 25 years. He attended Texas State University on scholarship where he was an all conference player for the Bobcats, an NCAA Division I team. He was also ranked nationally as a junior as high as #2 in the ETA in doubles and #35 in the US in singles.
After college, he coached and played for Club Ubersee in Germany and went on to coach Division I college tennis while working on his Masters Degree in Sports Administration and Physical Education at Mississippi State University.
He taught in several high level programs, among them The John Newcombe Tennis Ranch in New Braunfels Texas, Nick Bolleteri Tennis camps in Lexington KY, and Vic Braden Tennis Academy in Germany (High Tech Tennis). In Central New York, he taught at Limestone Tennis Club/East and at Ken Wilcox Tennis Academy. Jay has helped over 30 players go on to play college tennis, one of whom went on to be ranked a number one college player in the U.S.
In addition to playing, coaching, and teaching tennis, Jay is a certified personal trainer and teacher who brings over 20 years of fitness experience to the SportsPlex.
Jay lives in Liverpool, NY with his wife and two children.
Allison Haynes was a highly ranked junior player and she was ranked in the top 50 in the east. In addition she is one of the top players in the area. She was a tennis star at West Hill high school and went on to play for Syracuse University. Allison works well with all ages and ability levels especially top the high school players in the area.
Melissa Curtis is a USPTA Certified Recreational Coach and NYSPHSAA Certified High School coach who brings experience and excitement to players of all ages, with a focus on beginning players and teens.
Melissa attended Utica College and held the number one singles and doubles spot throughout all four years earning multiple recognitions from the Empire 8 Conference including MVP and the 2005 Utica College Female Sportsmanship Award.
During Grad School Melissa served as the assistant coach of the Utica College tennis team. In 2008 she was made a member of the New Hartford High School coaching staff, serving as assistant for one year and then earning the job as head coach. Melissa was named Coach of the Year each year and supports a no-cut policy making sure tennis is fostered as a lifelong love for players of all abilities.
Melissa has been a member of the Turning Stone staff since 2011. Her experience in teaching as well as playing tennis makes her a great fit to inspire players to be strong both physically and mentally.
Nerf Tennis Class
Wednesdays | 5:00pm to 5:30pm
Saturdays | 8:30am to 9:00am
This 30-minute class focuses on the basic fundamentals of tennis and develops hand-eye coordination and over all fitness. Make sure your child has proper footwear and we’ll provide all the equipment.
For Children 6 – 8 years old. $10 per class.