Michael Hodge, Director of Tennis

Started: 2014

Experience:

  • 18 years of teaching and coaching experience
  • Experience in teaching 10 and Under, High Performance for Juniors, Adults, and Teams
  • Head Professional, Junior Director, and Academy Program Coordinator Experience
  • 6 yrs as Etcheberry Elite Trainer

Certification:

  • PTR Certified: 10 and under, 11-17, Adult, and High Performance
  • Etcheberry Elite Trainer
  • Human Performance Institute Mental Toughness Specialist
  • Sports Science Level 1 certified
  • USTA High Performance Coach

Accomplishments:

  • Number 1 singles and doubles at Michigan State University
  • Academic All Big Ten
  • Top 10 in Midwest, USTA Juniors and Adults
  • Top 60 nationally, USTA Juniors
  • Junior and Adult player of the year award for West Michigan

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

David Anderson

Started:  2019

 Experience:

  • Tennis Professional at Sesuit Tennis Club
  • Experience teaching Adults, High Performance Juniors, 10 & Under juniors

Certifications:

  • PPR Certified

Accomplishments:

  •  Ranked #1 in New England for USTA 18 & under division
  •  Reached top 25 in country for USTA 18 & under division
  •  USTA Level 2 National Open Champion (2005)
  •  New England Sectionals Champion (2003)
  •  Won MIAA Individual tournament as a Sophomore (2005)
  •  Received New England Sportsmanship Award (2004)
  •  Received tennis scholarship to University of Notre Dame
  •  4-year letter winner at University of Notre Dame

Greg Bolitsky, Tennis Professional

Started at WC: 
2021

Experience:

  • 25 years of coaching high performance and junior development players.
  • Senior Coach: USTA National Tennis Center at Flushing Meadows New York
  • Assistant Academy Director at John McEnroe Tennis Academy in NYC
  • Head Coach St. Johns University NCAA Div.1 Men’s Tennis
  • USTA National Travel Coach

Certifications:

  • Tennis Canada Level 1 & 2
  • USPTA Professional
  • USPTR Professional
  • USTA High Performance Coach
  • USTA Sports Science 1 & 2

Accomplishments:

  • All-Canadian Academy Team (Toronto, Canada)
  • Nationally ranked Canadian Junior Boys 16’s & Boys 18’s
  • Attended HSU in Arkansas on full tennis scholarship
  • Top 20 USTA/Eastern Men’s Open
  • USTA/Eastern Head Coach for Team USA Training Camp at USTA National Campus (Orlando, FL.)

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

Chad Bright-Reason, Tennis Professional

Started:  2012

 Experience:

  • Over 20 years of teaching and coaching experience
  • Experience teaching 10 and Under, High Performance for Juniors, Adults and Teams
  • Director and Assistant Director Experience
  • Varsity Boys Coach at Milton Academy
  • Private coach for top 5 N.E. ranked juniors
  • Travel coach for juniors to local and National tournaments.

 

Certification:

  • PTR Certified: 10 and under and 11– 17

Accomplishments:

  • Played two years Varsity Tennis at Milton Academy
  • Started a men’s & women’s tennis team at Mass Bay Community College

Shaun Crichlow, 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, 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

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)

John Ritucci, 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