Tennis camp begins June 6

By Nathan Ham -

WEST JEFFERSON — The annual Ashe County Tennis Clinic is set for June 6-9 at Ashe County High School. All players students from eight-years-old through high school as well as adults are invited to attend the four-day camp.

Camp will be instructed by varsity head coach Larry Dix, who has been men’s and women’s head coach at Ashe County High School since 2011. Coach Dix will also have help from several former Ashe County High School players and college level players.

The cost for elementary and middle school students will be $35 and the cost for high school players and adults will be $50.

Third through eighth grade players will play from 5-6 p.m. and then the high school players and adults will play from 6:15-8 p.m.

Registration forms for the tennis camp are available to be picked up at Ashe County High School and here at the office of the Jefferson Post. You can pre-register or bring the registration form and payment on the first day of camp, Monday, June 6.

If you plan to pre-register, you can email your form to Coach Dix at or mail your form and payment to:

Larry Dix

P.O. Box 450

West Jefferson, NC 28694

If you have any questions or would like more information, call Coach Dix at 919-418-3133.

Nathan Ham can be reached at 336-489-3062 or followed on Twitter @NathanHam87

By Nathan Ham

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