Pacific University Tennis Camp

ADIDAS TENNIS CAMP

Pacific University
Forest Grove, OR

SESSION I: JULY 15 – 20

Overnight: $825
Extended Day:
 $675
Day: $495

AGES: 10-17

CAMP DETAILS

Located only a few miles outside of Portland, The adidas Tennis Camp at Pacific University is directed by Pete Yellico and features The Holce Tennis Courts- a 6 court complex used by the men’s and women’s tennis programs at Pacific.

At the Pacific University Camp campers will receive:

  • Authentic adidas Tennis Camp T-Shirt
  • Water Bottle
  • Personal Evaluation
  • Games Daily
  • Raffles for an assortment of Prizes

7:00 Wake-up
7:45 Breakfast
8:45 Commuters Arrive
9:00 Stretching and warm-up
9:15 On-court training
11:15 Match play
12:00 Lunch
1:30 Match situation drills
3:00 Instruction
4:00 Day Campers Depart
5:30 Dinner
6:30 Optional match play
7:30 Evening activity
8:30 Extended Day Campers Depart
10:30 Lights out
* Schedule may vary

Check-In: Check in for Overnight Campers is July 15th from 3-4pm, at Walter Hall. Check-In – Extended Day Campers Check in for will be on Sunday July 15th from 3-4pm, at Walter Hall. Following the first day, Extended Day Campers are expected to arrive at 8:45AM.

Day Camper Check-In: Day Campers Check in for DAY CAMPERS will be on Monday July 16th. You should arrive at the tennis courts daily at 8:45 AM. Camp ends at 4:00 PM.

Extended Day Camper Pick-up: Extended Day Campers are to be picked up each day at 8:30pm at the tennis courts

Day Camper Pick-up: Day Campers are to be picked up each day at 4pm at the tennis courts.

Check Out: Parents are invited to attend the match play tournaments that begin at 3:00pm on the final day. Check-out for ALL CAMPERS will take place at 4:00pm at the tennis courts.

Below is a suggested list of items to bring to camp. We suggest that campers do not bring expensive personal items such as cameras, iPods/iPads, etc. Cell phones are allowed in the dorms and dining areas, but not on the courts during training sessions. Please label every article you bring to camp. All items will be the responsibility of the camper. adidas Tennis Camps and its staff are not responsible for lost, stolen or forgotten items.

  • Health Form
  • Tennis Racquet
  • Tennis Shoes (no black soles)
  • Off-Field Clothes (Athletic Socks, T-Shirts, Shorts, Sweatshirts, etc)
  • Athletic Sneakers
  • Swimsuit
  • Sunscreen
  • Linens (Twin XL)
  • Blanket/Sleeping Bag
  • Pillow
  • Toiletries
  • Shower Towel
  • Alarm Clock
  • Portable Fan
  • Key Deposit ($15)

ABILITY GROUPS
Players are grouped first by age and then by ability. The first session is an assessment session – we will update groups after the first day
ATHLETIC TRAINER
Trainers are on site to aid in illness, injury prevention and first aid.
HEALTH FORMS
All campers are required to have a completed health form in order to participate at camp. You can either fill out our health form or use the doctors form and use our form as a cover page. Please fill out contact information and parent signature. HEALTH FORM
WEATHER PLAN
We utilize inclement weather opportunities to focus on agility training, strategy sessions, individual meetings.
TRAVEL
The nearest airport is Portland International Airport in Portland, OR. You are responsible for getting yourself to and from campus, adidas Tennis Camps does not provide transportation.
CANCELLATION POLICY
Any camper who must cancel prior to camp will receive a camp credit equal to the amount of camp tuition already paid.  The credit is transferable to another family member and is good for any adidas Tennis Camp or eCamps Partner program through next summer (agreement begins at time of purchase).  Any cancellation within 5 days of the start of camp will result in a camp credit minus $100 cancellation fee.  Camp credits are not extended to campers who leave camp after the start of a session.  CASH/CREDIT CARD REFUNDS ARE NOT OFFERED UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCE.

STAFF DETAILS

Pete Yellico was elevated to the head men’s tennis coach after serving as the assistant coach for the last four years.

As an assistant men’s tennis coach for Pacific University, the Boxers reached the Northwest Conference Tournament for the last four years including a spot in the finals at the conference tournament in 2016.  Plus, in 2016, he was named as the Intercollegiate Tennis Association NCAA Division III West Region Assistant Coach of the Year where the Boxers’ men’s program won a school record 16 dual matches.

In addition to his collegiate coaching experience, Yellico has seven years of professional tennis teaching on his resume.  He served from 2009-2012 as a tennis professional at the Bremerton (Wash.) Tennis & Athletic Club.  During his tenure, Yellico coached junior teams that reached USTA national competitions and coached five nationally ranked juniors players.

In 2012, Yellico was recruited by 1993 French Open doubles champion Murphy Jensen to work as an elite tennis professional at the Sea Island Resort in Sea Island, Ga.  In that role, Yellico taught juniors and adults with a wide variety of playing experiences and skill levels.  He also worked as the professional hitting partner for WTA player Emily Harman and coordinated and competed in exhibition matches with Jensen and his doubles partner, Luke Jensen.

Prior to his career as a tennis professional, Yellico served five years in the United States Navy as an aviation ordinance man on the U.S.S. John C. Stennis, a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, supervising a crew of 65 sailors.  He was awarded the Navy Achievement Medal while serving in Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom and was honorably discharged in 2009.

A graduate of Crystal River High School in Crystal River, Fla., Yellico played one season of collegiate tennis at the Savannah College of Art & Design in Savannah, Ga.  He earned his degree from Pacific University in business administration, with a minor in finance.

Director

Pete Yellico
Men’s Assistant Coach, Pacific University