Who we are. . .
The Greater Portland Tennis Council is a 501(c)3 non-profit community tennis association. Our mission is to encourage and to promote participation in tennis throughout the Greater Portland area for enjoyment, for health, and for the general betterment of the community.
What we do. . .
Anni Miller, USPTA Elite & PTR Master Tennis
Professional: Lakeridge High School girls coach for more than 20 years including numerous
state & district championships; former director Lake Oswego Tennis Center;
Wilson National Speakers Bureau.
Mike Stone, USPTA Elite Tennis Professional since 1990
LaSalle Prep boys coach for 13 years including a state championship;
2016 Coach of the Year; numerous district titles;
former director Portland Tennis Center.
Bill Fletcher; USPTA Elite Tennis Professional
Director of tennis, Salem Tennis and Swim;
two-time high school coach of the year.
Summit High School boys coach for 15 years including 6 state championships;
2014 Northwest Coach of the Year;
involved in a junior camp with nearly 500 players.
10 a.m.—opening remarks, Cindy Simmons, assistant executive director, OSAA
10:30—all courts & classroom
11:15—next session (court 3 to classroom, all others move up one court)
noon—lunch sponsored by USTA/ PNW; presentation by Trenton Corvino
2:15-3:30—court 1, Wilson demo racquets
Contact information; Mike Stone, firstname.lastname@example.org—503-680-8563
On-court drills designed for all player levels
Gifts for all coaches
Lunch for coaches and players
We will explore some high school tennis issues such as:
Rainy day activities; scheduling; competition for the JVs; rules; how to run a district tournament, and numerous other topics. Bring your questions and concerns to share with others.