We Hire Only the Best in Tennis
SCJTL carefully selects our coaches and instructors. We are dedicated to providing you with top notch talent at an affordable price.
USTA National Coaching Development and Education Faculty Member
United States Professional Tennis Association Certified Elite Tennis Professional & Specialist in Competition Player Development
Tennis is the best individual sport in the world! It brings together every aspect of the mind, body, heart and soul of a player. A one-to-one gladiatorial sport providing ,a platform, a rite of passage, a mirror for the player, a passion, the ultimate game. "I love tennis!
I believe tennis offers enjoyment for everyone at all levels and approach each lesson convinced that everyone can learn to play and enjoy it as much as I have."
President - Arias Tennis Corp. founded 1996
Executive Director - Suffolk County Junior Tennis League founded 1997
Director of Tennis - Suffolk Y JCC 2012 to present
Master Tennis Professional - Sportime Kings Park 1998 to present
Stony Brook School High School Boys and Girls Varsity Tennis Coach - 2017 to present
School Tennis Coach Trainer and League Consultant November 2007 to present
Director of Tennis and Head Tennis Professional - Port Jefferson Country Club 1999 to 2010
United States Tennis Association (USTA):
Coach Education and Development National Faculty Member starting 2006 to present.
National Welcome Back To Tennis Specialist starting 2006 to present.
National 10 and Under Tennis Specialist starting 2007 to present.
USTA Provincial Umpire 2008
Special Olympics North America National Tennis Coaches Training Faculty Member starting March 2008 to 2010
Wilson Tennis Advisory Staff member 1998 to present.
Committee Chairman 2005 to 2009
Junior Team Tennis Committee Member 2006 to 2011
USTA/Eastern Section Long Island USA Team Tennis Coordinator - 1998-1999
Certified NTRP Verifier 1998 to 2003
Suffolk County Tennis Coaches Association President 2014 to present.
Suffolk County Tennis & Education Foundation President 2003 to present.
United Sates Professional Tennis Association Long Island District President 2016 to 2017.
USTA/ Eastern Long Island Region Board Member Suffolk County Delegate 1997 to 2002, 2009 to 2012.
USTA Eastern Section Suffolk County District President 2008 to 2012
USPTA Suffolk County Delegate 2000 to 2001
Intercollegiate Tennis Association Advocate 2005 to 2009
United States Professional Tennis Association
Certified Pro 2 1997
Certified Elite Professional 2003
Court Maintenance Workshop
Pro Shop management Workshop
Specialist in Competition Player Development 2009
United States Tennis Association:
NTRP Verifier Workshop
USTA School’s Program Clinician
USTA Coach Education and Development National Faculty Member
USTA National 10 Under Tennis Specialist
USTA High Performance Coach 2009
New York State Certified Varsity Tennis Coach.
2012 to present.
American Sports Education Certified in coaching youth tennis.
Extensive training in numerous tennis related fields.
Section Volunteer of the Year 1997
USTA Long Island Region Community Special Service Award 2001
USTA/Eastern Section Clinician Award 2002
USTA Eastern Section NJTL Chapter of the Year 2004
USPTA Industry Excellence Award 2006
Youth Enrichment Services (YES) Community Tennis Award 2008
Town of Islip Citation for Community Service 2008
USTA Eastern Section Member Organization of the Year 2008
USTA National No-Cut High School Coaching Team award 2014
Developed Junior Varsity Workshops with collegiate tennis team.
Developed visiting tennis pro program for school tennis teams.
Established TIA Tennis Welcome Centers throughout Suffolk County.
Revived the Suffolk County Boys Varsity Tennis Awards Dinner
TD Waterhouse Cup Chps Award Presentation
Play Tennis America events
Compete in the Parks tournaments
Long Island and Suffolk County Tennis carnivals
USA Tennis Rock & Rally NYC 2002-03
SCJTL Training Center Director of Tennis
USTA Competition Squad Director
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SCJTL Programs: 631-590-5019