Club News

Mill Creek Tennis Club Re-Opens

EDIT 10/24/2020:
To all Members & Students:  As of June 5th, Governor Inslee has announced that Snohomish County is now under Phase 2 with modified Indoor Tennis guidelines.  In short, we can now RE-OPEN MCTC INDOOR COURTS!!!! Effective June 7th!!!!

Covid-19 Safety Protocols:  https://millcreektennisclub.net/2020/05/29/mctc-covid-19-safety-protocol/

Indoor Court Reservations: We are now offering a full Schedule of 7:30 am-10:30 pm Mon-Fri, 8:30 am-10:30 pm Sat and 8:30 am-10:30 pm Sunday. Indoor Courts can now be reserved along with the Outdoor courts by calling MCTC 425-224-4167.

Club Programs Starting: Jr Program ( see below), Ball Machine Boot Camp, Private Lessons, Ladies 3.0 Night, Ladies 4.0 Night, Ladies Sat Breakfast Club, Tues Men’s Night, Thurs Night M’s 7:30 pm and 9 pm Night. 

Jr Program:  All Monday-Thursday Classes are starting the week of June 1st. All Fri-Sat-Sun Classes are scheduled for June 12th Weekend start.  We will honor Credits from the March closure. go to: https://millcreektennisclub.net/junior-program/

Summer Tennis Camps:  Mill Creek Tennis Club will be offering 6 weeks of Summer Tennis Camps for Jrs starting in late June through August. Our Camps will be on our Indoor/Outdoor courts and will cover Begining to High School level players, ages 4 to 16 yrs. Please note our COVID-19 Safety Protocols on the application.
For Dates, Fees and the Application Form go to https://millcreektennisclub.net/junior-summer-camps/

Let’s Play More Tennis Safely!

Coach Roger Mark, Owner
Director of Tennis,
Mill Creek Tennis Club

Byron Mark, Owner
Director Of Facilities,
Mill Creek Tennis Club

To All MCTC Members and Tennis Enthausists: Mill Creek Tennis Club will re-open Monday, June 1st under the Snohomish County modified Phase 1 guidelines. We are booking member reservations for our lighted outdoor courts with Covid-19 safety protocols.
The club will be operating a limited tennis program and will be staffed on a modified schedule, Mon-Sunday, 9 am-9 pm. Members can call 425-224-4167 to reserve a court. We anticipate indoor tennis and a widening of our programs to start with either Phase 2 or Phase 3 of the Washington State re-opening plan. We thank all members who have supported us in the past 2 1/2 months and we are happy to welcome all back.

MCTC COVID-19 Safety Protocol

1. Stay home if you are sick or feel ill. Call MCTC: 425-224-4167 at least 3 hours before court time as a courtesy. With the proper notice we can offer the court to another Member from the wait list. There will be no late penalty. For tennis programs, a credit will be pro-rated to the player.

2. Court Reservations Required (We need to know who is using the courts for contact tracing requirements). Call 425-224-4167 to schedule a reservation.

3. Arrive only 10 mins before your court time. Check in with the front desk for your temperature check and court assignment.

4. Wear a personal mask. It will be required for entry to the club and when off court on club premises for the safety of other Club Members and our Staff. When playing, wearing a mask is optional.

5. We will take temperatures upon club entry. If you are past the limit, 100.1 °F, you will be asked to go home for everyone’s safety.

6. Wash your hands before and after your court session.

7. Cover coughs & sneezes.  Avoid touching your face during your court session. 

8. Practice Social Distancing: Maintain a minimum of 6 ft distance between other players and coaches on and off courts. Avoid sitting on the benches and congregating.

10. No hand shaking, high fives, or chest bumps. Do not switch sides on odd games.

11. To clear errant balls use your racquet to flick or your foot to kick the ball.

12. Use the hand sanitizers provided on court.

13. Wash your hands immediately after your court time.

14. Bring H20, the Water Station is temporarily closed.

15. For Safety, the Showers and Weight Room are closed. Towel service is temporarily suspended.

Now Offering: Touchless Stringing Service @MCTC

Per Governor Inslee’s orders, Mill Creek Tennis Club will not be able to open it’s doors until May 4th, 2020 (at the earliest) EDIT: June 1st, 2020 as of 5/29/2020. In order to serve our members and Pro Shop customers during this time, we will now be offering a Touchless Stringing Service.

Members and customers will be able to engage in “Touchless” Curbside pickup/dropoff. For example: You pull up with your racquets in the trunk of your car, call us so that we know you’re there, pop the trunk, and we pull the racquets out. Customers will not even need to leave the drivers’ seat.

We will be available for racquet drop-off and pick-up on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays ONLY from 9am to 12pm. Our average turnaround will be 48 hours. Ideally, if we receive a racquet on Monday, we will have it done by Wednesday; receive Wednesday, done Friday; etc.
EDIT 5/29/2020: MCTC is now open from 9am-9pm Monday-Sunday. Our average turnaround for stringing will be 48hrs. We are subject to early closure if we lack court reservations, so please call us at (425) 224-4167 in the later hours to ensure that we’re open.

Please call (425) 224-4167, or e-mail: millcreektennisclub@gmail.com to schedule your drop-off or pick-up within the time slot. Be prepared to give Name, Ph #, String Type and Tension. We will disinfect, then string your frame. We will then call you for a CC Payment (Visa or Mastercard) and schedule your pick-up. EVERY PICK-UP OR DROP-OFF MUST BE SCHEDULED AHEAD OF TIME.

ANNOUNCING: AVANTI SPORTS TENNIS TO-GO CURBSIDE PICK-UP AND DELIVERY! CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO.

New Head Speed Graphene 360+

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These racquets are in stock and available to demo at our Mill Creek and Seattle locations.

NEW HEAD SPEED GRAPHENE 360+ PRICING

MP – $229.95 strung w/ PPS 16 or 17
PRO – $239.95 strung w/ PPS 16 or 17
LITE – $199.95 strung w/ PPS 16 or 17

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COVID-19 and Mill Creek Tennis Club

April 4

To All MCTC Members & Students: On April 2nd, Gov Inslee extended the Stay At Home order to May 4th. Mill Creek Tennis club will comply and be temporarily closed until that date. Please stay home and stay safe. We will be open as soon as possible.
Email Roger at roger@avantisports.com if you have any questions or concerns.

Keep Washing Your Hands !  
Stay Healthy, 
Coach Roger Mark,Owner
Director of Tennis,
Mill Creek Tennis Club

Byron Mark, Owner
Director Of Facilities,
Mill Creek Tennis Club

March 26

To All MCTC Members & Students: We hope you and your family are healthy and well. This is an update on Governor Jay Inslee’s statewide orders regarding the Covid-19 induced closure of tennis clubs.( MCTC).  The health and safety of our Members, Guests and Students are of paramount importance to the Club Management.  With that in mind MCTC will be temporarily closed until further notice as mandated by Governor Inslee.  During this down time Byron & Clarke will be disinfecting the Club, Pressure Washing the Outdoor Courts and getting the Nets up. Once we are given the all clear the Club Indoor and Outdoor courts will be ready for for safe and healthy tennis activity that we all miss.  
Club Monthly Dues: We are prepared to credit dues to Members accounts for the last 2 weeks of March 16th-31st. 
Jr Program Fees:  All missed Jr Program Classes will be credited to the next  monthly session once MCTC reopens. 

These are challenging times. It is our goal to reopen the club as soon as possible. We will await Governor Inslee’s next statement regarding the month of April. Expect more updates as things develop.  

Keep Washing Your Hands !  
Stay Healthy, 
Coach Roger Mark,Owner
Director of Tennis,
Mill Creek Tennis Club

Byron Mark, Owner
Director Of Facilities,
Mill Creek Tennis Club

March 16

Effective immediately, Governor Inslee has issued orders that all Bars, Restaurants, Fitness Centers, and Recreational Facilities (such as MCTC) are to be closed temporarily. MCTC will comply.  Hopefully this will be a short term situation and we can open up our doors again. Watch for e-mail updates.

Stay safe,
Coach Roger

For more information regarding COVID-19 and how to protect yourself, see the links below:
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019