Dave McNaughton, Director of Racquet Sports

Started: 2022

Experience:

  • Experience in teaching 10 & under, juniors, adults and team tennis
  • Former Director of Racquet Sports for 22 years at Wellesley Country Club
  • • Former Director of Racquet Sports at Prouts Neck Country Club
  • Former Director of Racquet Sports at Savannah Yacht Club
  • Former Head Coach at Bowdoin College & Emmanuel College

Certifications:

  • PTR Certified
  • USPTA
  • Professional Platform Tennis Association
  • PPR certified

Accomplishments:

  • 1984 & 1985 Maine State Singles Champion
  • 1991 Little East Singles & Doubles Champion
  • 1997 Created the Savannah Inner City Youth Tennis Programs

Anne Neely, Director of Junior Tennis

Started: 2012

Experience:

  • 13 years of teaching and coaching experience
  • Experience teaching 10 and under, Junior  Tennis, Adult tennis and PickleBall.
  • Assistant Director, Junior Team Coordinator and PickleBall Director Experience

Certification:

  • PTR Certified: 10 and Under , 11– 17, and High Performance
  • Coach Youth Tennis Certified
  • Cardio Tennis Certified Professional
  • Net Generation Certified

Accomplishments:

  • Experience with Evolve 9
  • D3 College Tennis, Captain, 2 years
  • D3 College Tennis, 4 years
  • Empire 8, NCAA Sportsmanship of the Year Award, 2007/2008, 2008/2009
  • Won M. Beale Banks Award
  • NCAA College Tennis Rep. 3 years
  • D3 College Soccer and Basketball

Robert Yee, Director of High Performance Tennis

Started:  2012

 Experience:

  • Experience in teaching 10 and Under, High Performance for Juniors, Adults and Teams
  • Coached and developed numerous juniors that went on to play college tennis including Division 1.
  • Travel coach for juniors to local and National tournaments
  • Former Assistant Tennis Coach at Curry College

Certification:

  • PTR Certified: 10 and Under,11-17 and High Performance
  • USTA High Performance Coach
  • Licensed Cardio Tennis Professional

Accomplishments:

  • 4 year starter at Colby College
  • Senior captain
  • 2012 ITA Scholar Athlete

Jacob Zapatka: Director of Pickleball

Started: 2021

Experience:

  • Director of Junior Development Bosse Sports
  • Tennis Professional: The Weston Golf Club, Weston Racquet Club, Grand Slam Tennis Club
  •  Director of Junior Challenger Series League at Marcus Lewis Tennis Center
  • Experience teaching Adults, Juniors, Performance, Teams & Cardio Tennis

Certifications:

  • PTR Level 2 Professional
  • PTR: 10 & under, 11-17, Adult and Performance
  • USPTA Elite Professional
  • USTA Sports Science Competency
  • USTA Net Generation
  • IPTPA Lvl 1 & 2 Certified Pickleball Instructor

Accomplishments:

  • Ranked #14 in Connecticut USTA 18 & Under & ranked #39 in New England
  • Nichols College All Conference & All Academic honors
  • Nichols College, won 4 Central Coast Conference Championships and went to 4 NCAA Division 3 tournaments
  • Named USPTA U30 Professional of the Year in 2019

Sam Bousalah, Tennis Professional

Started
2021

Experience:

  • Over 15 years of experience in coaching tennis and fitness
  • Experience coaching Adults, Juniors and Cardio tennis
  •  Experience coaching Juniors ITF U14 &U16
  • Worked with young semi-pro tennis players in the Olympic School in Ukraine

Certifications:

  • Tennis Instructor (Tennis Canada)
  • Club Professional 1 (Tennis Canada)
  • Modern Tennis Methodology Certification (MTM)
  •  ISSA Certification in Fitness Trainer
  • ISSA Certification in Nutrition
  • ISSA Certification in Exercise Therapy
  • Master’s Degree in Coaching and Sports Training

Accomplishments:

  • Played College Tennis in Kharkov, Ukraine
  • Implemented & and organized a two week competition for ITF Asia14 & Under
  • Volunteered tennis services for refugees overseas

Shaun Crichlow, Senior Tennis Professional

Started:  2004 – 2005, 2012

Experience:

  • 22 years of Tennis Coaching experience
  • Experience teaching 10 and Under, High Performance for Juniors, Adults and Teams
  • Director and Assistant Director experience
  • Former Assistant Men’s Coach at Hampton University

Certification:

  • USTA High Performance Coach

Accomplishments:

  • Division 1 Tennis, Ohio State University
  • Family of the Year, 2003, USTA Tennis Hall of Fame
  • Bosse Sports Challenger, Practice Partner for touring Pros at the 75K
  • John McEnroe’s practice partner, Champions Cup, Boston
  • Coached ITF players who were ranked as high as #9, #50 and #150 In the world

Alberto Garcia, Senior Tennis Professional

Started:  1988-1996, 2000

 Experience:

  • 38 years of teaching and coaching experience
  • Experience teaching 10 and Under, High Performance for Juniors, Adult and Teams
  • Head Professional and Adult Tennis Coordinator Experience
  • Former Assistant Women’s Coach for Brandeis University.
  • Coaching top 30 New England Juniors since 1990
  • Weymouth Club Senior Professional

Certification:

  • PTR Certified

Accomplishments:

  • Brandeis University Assistant Women’s Coach when they won the Super 8.
  • Selected as Coach for the North and South USTA New England Training Centers

Nick Gunther, Tennis Professional

Started 2020

Experience

• Experience teaching: 10 & under tennis, Performance Jrs., Adults, Cardio Tennis & Teams
• Lead Pro for multiple local town programs.
• Teaching Pro at Tidewater Tennis Center

Certification

• PTR Certified

 Accomplishments

• #1 doubles & #1 singles at Virginia Wesleyan University.
• 2x All Conference doubles & Singles
• 2yrs volunteering with the Boston Police Tennis Program(Volley Against Violence)

Chris LeClair, Tennis Professional

Started:  2021

Experience:

  • Two years of coaching experience
  • Experience teaching Junior Teams, 10 and Under, High Performance for Juniors
  • Experience teaching Adult Tennis and Teams, Cardio Tennis, & Pickleball

Certifications:

  • IPTPA Level 1 Certified Pickleball Instructor

Accomplishments:

  • 2021 South of Boston Champions Singles & Doubles
  • 2021 CMITA Mixed Doubles Champion
  • 2021 Men’s Singles Champion Scituate Harbor Yacht Club
  • 2021 Adult/Junior Champion Scituate Harbor Yacht Club
  • Grad Univ. of Massachusetts Amherst Isenberg School Mgmt. BS in Sport Management

John Ritucci, Senior Tennis Professional

Started:  2000

Experience:

  • Over 30 years of teaching and coaching experience
  • Experience teaching Juniors, Adults and Teams
  • Former Head Men’s Tennis Coach for Curry College

Certification:

  • USPTA Professional
  • Licensed Cardio Tennis Professional
  • PTR Certified: 10 & Under

Accomplishments:

  • Men’s Head Tennis Coach, Curry College
  • Holds record for most wins in a single season

Mark Shkolnik, Tennis Professional

Started: 2015

Experience:

  •  10 years of coaching experience
  •  Experience coaching 10 and Under, High Performance for Juniors, Adults and Teams
  •  High Performance Coach working with ITF ranked juniors

Certification:

  • PTR Certified: 10 and under and Adult.
  • Net Generation Certified
  • Licensed Cardio Tennis Professional
  • World Fitness Association Personal Trainer

Accomplishments:

  • 2013 NTRP Rating 6
  • Futures Tour
  • 2008 USTA Men Open Sectional (Semi– Finalist)
  • 2006 Florida State Ranking #8
  • Selected Players coached: Shilin Xu ITF ranked #41, WTA #1059; Chengze LU ITF ranked #751;   Mayuka Aikawa ITF ranked #143