Academic + athletic excellence, without compromise.


LTP Scholars and the Randy Pate Tennis Academy have joined forces to create a comprehensive tournament training program for players who want to compete at the collegiate level or higher.  The partnership creates an efficient and manageable academic day with minimal school-to-tennis transition time, enabling players to participate in the full schedule of RPTA clinics, private lessons, and semi-private sessions.



All students will be enrolled in South Carolina Connections Academy, which is a fully accredited, free, academic program that offers a wide range of NCAA approved course offerings.

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For 29 years, 100% of Randy Pate Tennis Academy (RPTA) graduates have gone on to compete in collegiate tennis.

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“This exciting and unique academic program is designed for the serious scholar-athlete, enabling them to optimize their academic and tennis development in a group setting.”
— Randy Pate