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Kennworth Tennis Center

3900 South Main Street NW

Acworth, GA   30101

(770) 917-5160


Facility Manager:  Mark Kirk

Assistant Manager:  Megan Kimmel

Instructional Staff

William Fawcett - Head Professional

Hours of Operation

Monday          4:00pm-9:00pm

Tues.-Thurs.   1:00pm-9:00pm

Friday            closed

Saturday        9:00am-5:00pm

Sunday          12:00pm-6:00pm

Kennworth has 8 lighted hard courts and a pro-shop building.  Located in northwest Cobb, Kennworth is convenient to the Town Center area of Cobb.  Kennworth has a growing junior development program and is host to several tournaments though-out the year.

Satellite tennis court locations:

Bells Ferry Park (4 courts)

Big Shanty Park (4 courts)

Shaw Park (4 courts)

Contact Kennworth Tennis Center for information regarding these satellite tennis court locations.

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Fall Tennis Classes

Registration currently in progress

EZ-Reg online registration available for tennis classes. 


Learn to play tennis!!!!  We offer tennis classes for entry level beginners. If you ever wanted to learn to play tennis, this is where you begin.

Fall Session

Classes begin:  weeks of September 8th and October 27th

Classes meet 1 hour per week (1/2 hour for tots classes) for 6 weeks. 

Cost:  $72 ($97 for non-residents)

Tots Classes: $36 ($61for non-residents)

Download class schedule here

Classes begin weeks of September 8 and October 27

USTA Atlanta and Cobb Tennis Centers present

Tennis Apprentice

New introductory program to tennis for adults!

$49 registration Fee per Person. Your fee will include:
· USTA Membership· Wilson Tennis Racket
· 6 Weeks of Instruction & Coaching from Experienced Professional
· USTA League Registration (2.5 or 3.0 Beginner)
· End of the Year Round Robin

Click Here To Sign Up!

Tennis Anywhere
The North West Cobb tennis group
is looking for players that are interested in playing a friendly game of tennis on Sunday mornings at Kennworth Tennis Center in Acworth.  Our initial schedule dates are Oct. 6th and 20th at 9:00 a.m.  Levels 3.0 and up, come on out and let's get it started!   It's a great way to start your day, practice for your matches, and meet some new people.   If you are not a member, you can sign up at tennisanywhere.net.  Contact Tito at 770-298-3127 or Kennworth Tennis Center 770 917-5160.

3 + Pro Drills Offered at Kennworth Tennis Center

Head Tennis Professional William Fawcett is now offering 3 + Pro Drills in the morning at Kennworth Tennis Center. These small group lessons are available Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 9:00am-10:00am and 10:00am-11:00am. The cost is $15 per player.

These drills involve 3 players approximately the same level splitting the cost of a private lesson and we work on the needs of the three individuals as a group. For example; one person wants to work on serves, the second volleys, and the third overheads. We spend about 15 minutes working on each stroke. The final 15-20 minutes is playing out doubles points with the pro (William) as the fourth player and we work on strategy, shot placement, and doubles movement.

To register text or call William at (770) 265-3599 or e-mail premiertennis@comcast.net.

Looking for a Team?

Players looking to join an ALTA or USTA team can fill out a general information form (link below) to be placed on a contact list. Teams are formed every season.

Looking for a Team Form

Instructional Programs

Premier Tennis Academy

Junior Development Program

Directed by Head Tennis Professional, William Fawcett. The academy program trains middle school and high school tournament players. The goal is to help them improve their state and southern rankings and prepare them for high school tennis. For more information, contact William Fawcett at (770) 265-3599 or e-mail premiertennis@comcast.net.

Download info and registration form here

Adult Drills, Thursdays, 7:00-8:30pm

Cost: $10.00 per person.

Taught by Head Tennis Professional, William Fawcett

Adult Round Robins on Friday nights.

Cost: $5.00 per person.

Contact William Fawcett at (770) 265-3599 or e-mail premiertennis@comcast.net to reserve your spot.

Private lessons by Head Tennis Professional, William Fawcett

$44.00 per hour or $80.00 for 2 hours paid up front.
Adult team coaching! Take a team lesson with Head Pro William Fawcett. $55.00 per hour.
For drill cancellations due to inclement weather, please go to twitter.com/premiertennis. This is for lessons with William Fawcett.

Kennworth Tennis Center

Tennis Tournament Schedule

Click on tournament name to go to the tournament site for registration, information and tournament draws.
Download 2014 tournament schedule here

2014 Tournaments Dates Deadline Events
Premier Jr Academy Satellite #1 Jan. 18-19 Jan. 13 Junior
Kennesaw Mountain Junior Chps Feb. 7-9 Feb. 3 Junior
Premier Tennis Academy Jr Chps #1 Apr. 25-27 Apr. 21 Junior
Premier Tennis Academy Jr Chps #2 May 2-4 Apr. 28 Junior
Kennworth Junior Satellite July 1-3 June 27 Junior
Preimier Tennis Academy Jr Chps #3 July 4-6 June 30 Junior
Lake Allatoona Junior Satellite July 19-20 July 14 Junior
Kennworth NTRP/Open Summer Slam Aug. 8-10 Aug. 4 Adult / NTRP
Precision Tennis Junior Fall Chps Sept. 12-14 Sept. 8 Junior
Precision Tennis Academy Jr Satellite Oct. 25-26 Oct. 20 Junior

League Forms Available for Download

Court Reservation Form - use this form to request a site as your courts for your league team for the upcoming season.

Rules and Regulations - rules and policies for all teams participating at a Cobb County park tennis facility.  All team members are required to be aware and abide by the rules.

Team Practice Request Form - for teams requesting a regular weekly time for team practice.  Fees must be paid when submitting the form.  Check with facility manager for availability.

Team Practice Request Form (winter season only) - same as above, but for December, January and February only.

Meet the Kennworth Staff

Mark Kirk - Facility Manager

Mark has worked for the Cobb tennis program for 20+ years with experience as a facility manager and teaching professional.  He has previously managed Terrell Mill Tennis Center and has taught at Fair Oaks and Kennworth Tennis Centers. He is a certified USTA tournament official.

William Fawcett - Staff Professional

William has played tennis at the University of Findlay and has been teaching tennis for the past 14 years. William has taught many students ranging from beginners to high school tournament players. He has taught City Championship teams and tournament players ranked in the state, south and nation. He has helped students reach the college level.