Southern Oaks Athletic Club

We are the premier tennis club in the Baton Rouge area. As a Full Play Member of Southern Oaks, you have complete access to all the tennis events we have to offer. Our dedicated staff of professional tennis pros will help you enjoy the game of tennis with fun events year round.

Come on in and take a tour of Southern Oaks today and see why we are the best choice for tennis enthusiasts around Baton Rouge. And let us know how we can help you enjoy your tennis experience here at SOAC.

Adult Tennis Lessons at Southern Oaks

Did you know Southern Oaks Athletic Club offers Private and Group Adult Tennis Lessons?

If you want to learn to play, or are looking to improve your tennis skills, the best way to make that happen is under the instruction of an experienced tennis pro. At Southern Oaks, we offer individual and group lessons Monday – Sunday from our staff of certified tennis instructors and tennis pros.

Whether you are looking to improve your backhand or strengthening your serve, the tennis instructors at Southern Oaks will help you with step-by-step instruction geared to your experience level and style.

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  • Summer Kickoff Mixer

    Join us Friday, June 15th as the SOAC fitness and tennis krewes join forces for another mixer to remember! Refit will be hosting a warmup on courts 3 & 4 from 5:30-5:45, so come out a little early and get moving before your match. Play starts at 6:30, and it will be a rotating partner format (you do not need a partner to sign up)
    There will be a wonderful pizza and salad bar and an unlimited signature cocktail for all to enjoy.
     25$ for tennis/food/beverage
    20$ for food/beverage ONLY
  • Summer Fun League

    SOAC’s Summer Fun Doubles League is on the June horizon!  Sign up now to reserve your spot in the pool of players. If you are interested in leading a team to victory, please, check “yes” on the sign-up form to be a captain. 
    Substituting for team mates will be allowed in the event of scheduling conflicts, so don’t let your kids’ activities, or your family’s summer getaway keep you out of the mix. 
    Matches will take place twice a week, with men and women playing on separate days. Exact dates and times will be announced in the near future. 
    The draft party mixer will take place at the end of May.
    Price: $25
    Join the summer fun: Sign up now!
  • Cinco de Mayo Mixer 2018

    Join us as SOAC tennis and fitness come together for the annual Cinco de Mayo Mixer on May 4th! With plenty of Steve Magnon’s famous cooking and unlimited margaritas, it is sure to be a good time!

    Tennis mixer will be a changing partner round robin consisting of doubles and mixed doubles. You do not need a partner to sign up. There will be fun party games to play in between rounds, and prizes given to the winners.

    Si you there!


    Sign Up Here

  • Friday Night Freaks

    Friday Night Freaks (FNF) is an event that is held on a Friday evening for both Men and Women. Play will consist of Doubles and Mixed doubles. Each round will be organized so that the players will play one round on level doubles, one round on level Mixed Double and one round mix-n-match levels. Participants must be registered three days prior to the event so that the Tennis Staff can set up the draws. This event will be offered a few times throughout the year. Draws will be limited to 12 men and 12 women.

    Cash Bar and Kitchen will be open

    Cost: $5 per Player

    March 30 6pm-8pm

    Register here

  • Valentines Mixed Doubles Mixer

    Come enjoy an evening of  tennis with your sweetheart.  Wine and Hors d’oerves will be served. You will keep your same partner throughout this entire event.

    *Limited to 24 Players*

    Date: Feb 9th

    Time: 6pm-8:30pm

    Fun Zone Open for length of event

    Price: $40 per Couple

    *LIMIT REACHED* if you would like to be placed on an alternates list call Greg Hearn 318-548-4307