High Performance Tennis
San Diego, CA
Located at The Barnes Tennis Center
The Steve Adamson Tennis Academy is home to San Diego's top ranked juniors. Our alumni have gone off to play at Stanford, Harvard, USC, Princeton, Brown, University of Texas, UC Davis/Irvine and other top universities around the country. By emphasizing education, integrity, and a strong work ethic our players will be equipped with the skills needed to succeed not just on the tennis court but in life.
Player Development Programs
Elite Tournament Group
This program focuses on the goal of getting our top junior players to play D1 collegiate tennis. Players in this program already have a high Southern California ranking and have achieved a USTA National ranking. Selection to this program is by invitation only. If you have a top ranking in Southern Cal or Nationally and would like to be considered into the program contact us.
This program is designed for high-level players ages 11-14 years old who possess a 8-10 UTR. Players are working on pattern play, strategy and player style preference while incorporating the proper footwork and technique. There is a waiting list for this program. Contact us if you would like to be considered for this program.
Elite/Tournament Summer Program
This high intensity program is designed to challenge the junior player in all aspects of the game. We incorporate technical training with physical and mental capabilities to design a formula that will take the junior player to the next level. Contact us for a spot in the 2023 summer program.
Alumni/Player Honor Roll
Steve Adamson Tennis Academy has been fortunate to be the training home to San Diego's top juniors. Here are a list of current and former players.
Zoe Scandalis- Top 10 NCAA D1 2011,2012
Greg Garcia- Top 10 SCTA 2011-13
Ivan Thamma- Top 10 SCTA 2015-17
Ryan Seggerman- Top 10 Nationally 2011-2017
Timmy Sah- Top 10 Nationally 2011-2017
Siem Woldeab- Top 10 Nationally 2015-19
Eshan Talluri- Top 10 SCTA 2015-19
Matthew Sah - Top 10 SCTA 2016-2019
Michael Hao- Top 10 SCTA 2019
Matthew Lanahan- Top 10 SCTA 2017-2020
Amy Huang- Top 50 Nationally 2015-2020
Irene Huang- Top 10 SCTA 2019-2020
Derek Wong- Top10 SCTA 2016
Noah Zamora- Top 10 SCTA 2018-2021
Winta Woldeab- Top 10 SCTA 2021
Current Player Honor Roll
Alyssa Ahn- 2022 National Hardcourt Champion
Emily Deming- Top 10 Nationally 2021-present
Trevor Svajda- #1 recruit in the US (2024 grad)
Rohan Murali- Top 10 SCTA 2016-present
Rachel Lee- Top 10 Nationally 2021-present
Jim Ji- Top 10 SCTA 2018-present
David Wu- Top 10 Nationally 2020-present
Robert Yang- Top 10 SCTA- 2022- present
Elena Zhao- Top 10 SCTA 2022-present
Matthew Carioscia- Top 50 Nationally 2019-present
Carley Chen- Top 10 SCTA 2021-present
Located at the Barnes Tennis Center
2021 USTA Facility of the Year
The Barnes Tennis Center
We are happy to announce that we've moved to the Barnes Tennis Center one of the finest facilities in the country. With 23 hard courts including a stadium, and 2 newly refurbished red clay courts we are now offering our academy players the opportunity to train at a world class facility. The center provides the academy players physical therapy, injury prevention, and personal training services provided by Catalyst. BTC hosted some of the highest level tournaments in 2020-2021 including the PAC-12 Championships, 2021 Easter Bowl, The ITF grade 1 ISOC Championships, and the Southern Cal 2020 Junior Sectionals.