West End Professional Tennis Staff
Our professional tennis staff offer private, semi-private and group lessons for adults and juniors. Contact the Pros directly to schedule appointments.
Dan has been teaching tennis for over 30 years and has been at West End since 1980.. He has worked with Hana Mandlikova and Kathy Jordan (former #3 and #5 in the world). He has also helped Michael Joyce, Lindsay Davenport, and Jason Jung.
Chris has been teaching tennis and coaching juniors for over twenty years. He got his start at the University of Palo Alto and Ladera Oaks Tennis Club in northern California, while playing for Foothill College under coach Tom Chivington.
ATP world ranked in 1995-96, Chris has been teaching for over 20 years. He has been twice ranked number 1 in Southern California. He played for and graduated from USC. He has taught juniors who went on to college scholarships and world rankings. Chris has taught throughout Southern Califonia, Florida (with Nick Bolletieri), and Germany.
Stephanie started playing here at West End at age 3. She earned a tennis scolarship to Arizona State University, a Division I school. She was ranked Pac 10 doubles player as well as All American. She was a top singles and doubles junior. She won girls 16's National Doubles title. She taught at South Bay Tennis Center for 3 years. She trained with Lindsay Davenport, Maria Sharapova and Anastasia Myskina.