Conway Area Tennis Association

CATA’s mission is to encourage and support the growth of the sport of tennis in the city of Conway, Arkansas and surrounding areas such as Greenbrier, Vilonia, Morrilton, etc. to all ages of the community.

In partnership with local colleges and tennis professionals, we are excited to reach out to the tennis community and grow opportunities for tennis play in the area.  CATA sponsors fun play days for all tennis playing levels, tennis drill sessions with USPTA teaching professionals, and other fun and competitive tennis events throughout the year.


Ready to Play?

Want to get in the game?  Find a place to play tennis in the area using these maps of public and private tennis courts.


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Latest on Laurel Park Tennis Facility

APPROVED Project: 8 new outdoor tennis courts at Laurel Park.

Support & Services

Conway has access to some of the best teaching professionals in the state. If you are new to tennis or just want to brush up your skills or maybe work on doubles strategy with your partner, contact one of these professionals.

Craig Kirchgessner
Head Tennis Coach
Hendrix College
Phone: 812-987-4492

Harold Henderson
USPTA Certified Instructor
Hendrix College
Phone: 501-269-4033

Kelli Holmes
USPTR Certified Instructor
Play More Tennis , Maumelle and Conway,
Phone: 479-531-2713

Wyatt Miller
Conway Tennis Center Manager, USPTA Certified Instructor
Conway Tennis Center
Phone: 501-499-8555

Casey Garretson
USPTR certified Instructor
Conway Tennis Center
Phone: 870-421-0919

Casey Wharton
Head Tennis Coach, UCA
Phone: 254-645-0739

Stephanie Howard
Graduate Assistant, UCA
Phone: 501-504-5933

If you are a tennis professional in the area looking to connect with students, please contact CATA. Our goal is to support the growth of tennis in the area.

The Conway Area Tennis Association coordinates with the local schools to encourage tennis and tennis programs.  For instance, Conway High School hosts a tournament every fall and hopes to have more.

• Conway Open Tournament
(CHS fundraiser tournament) – Past year had 72 kids from the surrounding areas. 2 day tournament with Doubles on Friday and Singles on Saturday. Average of 5 kids for overnight stay.

• CHS Spring Tournament
CHS would like to start hosting a spring tournament to keep kids involved.

School coaches can also support CATA’s goals by promoting and forming teams for the Junior Team tennis programs.  If your child is interested in JTT, have them contact their school coach or your local JTT coordinator.

Steve Ibbotson
Conway Parks Director
Phone: 501-328-4173


Conway City Parks
The City of Conway currently supports parks with
8 tennis courts in 3 parks.

Laurel Park
4 fenced and lighted courts
2310 Robinson Ave, Conway, AR 72034
Phone:(501) 450-6186

Fith Avenue Park
2 fenced and lighted tennis courts
Between 5th Avenue, Vine Street, and 7th Avenue in East

Gatlin Park
2 fenced and lighted tennis courts
2325 Tyler St, Conway, AR 72034
Phone:(407) 254-9820

Morrilton City Tennis Courts
2 Laykold Courts
Public Open-4 outdoor fenced unlit
100 City Park Dr, Morrilton, AR 72110


Hendrix College
5 unlit outdoor courts and 3 indoor courts. Please call 501-
505-2966 to make a reservation.

UCA Tennis Complex has 9 lighted outdoor courts,
restrooms, and parking. Located west of the Reynolds
Performance Hall. No reservations necessary.


Greenbrier High School
4 public unlit outdoor fenced courts

Vilonia High School
6 public unlit outdoor fenced courts

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April 26, 2019
  • Conway Regional Tennis Classic April 26, 2019 - April 28, 2019 @  Conway Tennis Center, 2215 Prince St, Conway, AR 72034, USA
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May 3, 2019
  • CATA Beginner Ball - Prep Series May 3, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Conway Tennis Center, 2215 Prince St, Conway, AR 72034, USA
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May 10, 2019
  • CATA Beginner Ball - Prep Series May 10, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Conway Tennis Center, 2215 Prince St, Conway, AR 72034, USA
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May 18, 2019
  • CATA Beginner Ball Team Tournament May 18, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm Conway Tennis Center, 2215 Prince St, Conway, AR 72034, USA
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Are you in it to win it? Bring it on! You know you will have fun, so why wait until the weekend to sign up for the CATA Conway Regional Classic. Grab your bestie and come to Conway to play April 26th-28th at Conway Tennis Center. #playconwaytennis

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We are happy to have Wyatt Miller back as the tournament director for the CATA Conway Classic this year!

Many of you may know Wyatt. He is the tennis pro and manager of the Conway Tennis Center. Wyatt was a major reason our tournament ran so smoothly last year. We look forward to another great weekend. We hope you come join us April 26-28!

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Rain, rain go away! Days like today are tough, are they not? Wishing you a dry day tomorrow!

I am making a prediction right now that we will have perfect weather for our tournament next weekend. Who's with me?!!

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