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

Tobias Clemens, Assistant Tennis Director

Started: 2015

Experience:

  • Experience coaching High Performance for Juniors, Adults and Teams
  • Academy and High Performance coaching experience
  • Former Travelling Coach for former world number 3 Nikolay Davydenko
  • Former Coach of Annika Beck (Junior French Open Champion) WTA ranking #43
  • Former Assistant Men’s Tennis Coach Southern Methodist University

Certification:

  • ATP Division 1 Member
  • ATP University Certified
  • PTR 11– 17 Certified
  • USTA High Performance Coach

Accomplishments:

  • Number 2 ranked Collegiate Player in the country ( September 2003)
  • Three time All American 2001-2004
  • Academic All American 2004
  • Number 1 singles player for UCLA with 119 career singles wins ( second highest in UCLA history)2001-2004
  • NCAA Championship Runner Up with the team 2004
  • Career High ATP Professional singles Ranking: 191 ( November 2006).
  • 10 singles wins over former and current top 50 players in the world, such as            Ernests Gulbis (ATP high: 10), Younes El Aynaoui (ATP high: 14),                                         Jeremy Chardy (ATP high: 25)
  • ATP Tournament Quarterfinalist Metz 2006, lost to current world number 1 Novak Djokovic

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

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

Mike Davis, Tennis Professional

Started:  2013

 Experience:

  • 30 years of Teaching Tennis
  • Experience coaching 10 and under, Juniors, Adults and Teams
  • Director of Tennis experience
  • 6yr Area Training Center
  • 5 yr USTA Zonal Coach
  • 6yr USTA New England Intersectional Coach
  • Varsity Boys Head Coach for Thayer Academy and Thayer Middle School

Certification:

  • USRSA Certification
  • Exercise Science 1 & 2 certification
  • PTR Certified:10 and Under, 11-17 and Adult.
  • PTR Certified Adult Clinician

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

Phillip Hayman, Tennis Professional

Started: 2013

 Experience:

  • Experience in teaching 10 and Under, Juniors, Adults, Teams and PickleBall
  • Director of Tennis and Head Pro experience
  • Former Head Coach, Men’s Tennis, Emerson College
  • Former Assistant Women’s Tennis Coach, Brown University
  • Former NCAA Recruiter at Brown University
  • PickleBall Ambassador for New England

Certification:

  • PTR Certified Professional
  • USTA High Performance Coach
  • USPTA Certified: Level P1 and Wheelchair
  • PickleBall Level 3 Certified

Accomplishments:

  • Division 1 Football University of Iowa
  • Division 1 Tennis University of Iowa
  • 4yr Athletic Scholarship at University of Iowa
  • Pre– Season Freshman All Big-10
  • High School All American Football
  • High School All State Football and Track

Betina Jozami, Tennis Professional

Started: 2018

 Experience:

  • Tour planner and hitting partner of Maria Irogoyen(WTA player)
  • Experience in teaching 10 & Under, High Performance for Juniors, Adults and Teams

Certification:

  • PTR Certified: High Performance
  • Net Generation Certified
  • WTA Alumni

Accomplishments:

  • Professional WTA & ITF player. Highest doubles ranking was #96 & singles was #132.
  • Ranked #1 in the Argentinian Tennis association in singles & doubles
  • Olympic University Games 2011 & 2013 (Singles, Doubles & Mixed Doubles)
  • Doubles in the Beijing, Olympics 2008
  • Defeated Flavia Penneta( ex top 10) and reaching the semifinals WTA in Bogota 2008.
  • Fed Cup for Argentina – 2006 to 2009. (beat Angelique Kerber ex wta n1)
  • Roland Garros, Wimbledon, Us Open and Australian Open.
  • Bronze medal in singles & Gold in Doubles at the Pan-American games, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 2007.
  • Was a part of the World Champion Fed Cup Team (under 16) – Barcelona, España 2004.
  • Won the Orange Bowl in doubles (under 16) – Miami, USA 2003.

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

CJ Williams, Tennis Professional

Started: 2017

Experience:

  • Experience in teaching 10 and Under tennis, High Performance for Juniors and Adults
  • Assistant Men’s Tennis Coach at University of Mary Washington
  • Travel coach for Juniors to local and National tournaments

Certification:

  • PTR certified: 10 and under and 11-17.
  • Net Generation Certified

Accomplishments:

  • Competed in USTA Regional and National level tournaments
  • College tennis at Virginia Commonwealth University & Kenyon College
  • Ranked as high as #10 Nationally in Doubles & #13 in singles
  • NCAA All American in 2011
  • 2012 finished 2nd in NCAA team tournament
  • Assistant Coached University of Mary Washington’s men’s team to Sweet Sixteen round of NCAA tournament in 2014

Robert Yee, Tennis Professional

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