January 10, 2012

FMU has scheduled summer Tennis Camps

Francis Marion University has scheduled two sessions of its annual Tennis Camp 2012, June 11-15 and July 9-13, for boys and girls ages 8 to 18.

The camp will be held Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. until noon on the Kassab Courts on the FMU campus.

The cost will be $60 per camper.  Enrollment is limited.  Each camper will receive a T-shirt. 

FMU men’s and women’s tennis coach Garth Thomson is the camp coordinator and instructor.  A native of Zimbabwe, Thomson is a graduate of Francis Marion and a former two-time All-American during his collegiate playing career.  Five times he has earned Peach Belt Conference “Coach of the Year” honors. The 20th-year coach has led the FMU men to a 274-133 record and 15 NCAA Division II national tournament appearances, and guided the Patriot women to a 245-162 mark and 10 national tournament berths.

For more details or to request a registration form, call 843-661-1240 or contact Thomson at 843-661-1185.