Pro's Court

  KEITH PERRON    OUR DIRECTOR OF TENNIS   Keith Perron has been a part of the Glastonbury Tennis Club teaching staff for over 20 years. Keith is a long standing USPTR certified professional with certifications in both junior and adult development. He is helping to introduce the quick start methodology for 10 and under players. He has worked with all levels from beginner to advanced players. His primary objective is to discover ways to motivate all participants to have fun so as to embrace the game of tennis as a lifelong activity.

KEITH PERRON

OUR DIRECTOR OF TENNIS

Keith Perron has been a part of the Glastonbury Tennis Club teaching staff for over 20 years. Keith is a long standing USPTR certified professional with certifications in both junior and adult development. He is helping to introduce the quick start methodology for 10 and under players. He has worked with all levels from beginner to advanced players. His primary objective is to discover ways to motivate all participants to have fun so as to embrace the game of tennis as a lifelong activity.

  JIM MELESKO   Jim has taught at the Nick Bollettieri Tennis Academy in FL working with young aspiring juniors like Maria Sharapova and Tatiana Golovin.  He's traveled around the world conducting promotional clinics. Jim has taught in the greater Hartford area for the past 10 years three of which as the head pro at the Newing Tennis Center. Jim is looking forward to teaching all ability levels and sharing his love for the game.   

JIM MELESKO

Jim has taught at the Nick Bollettieri Tennis Academy in FL working with young aspiring juniors like Maria Sharapova and Tatiana Golovin.  He's traveled around the world conducting promotional clinics. Jim has taught in the greater Hartford area for the past 10 years three of which as the head pro at the Newing Tennis Center. Jim is looking forward to teaching all ability levels and sharing his love for the game.

 

  QUIN HOWE    Junior Development Coordinator   Quin played Divison I college tennis for Central Connecticut State University. After college, he moved to Miami Florida and taught at the Nick Bollitieri Tennis Academy at Flamingo Park, as well as the North Shore Tennis Academy in North Miami Beach. While living in Florida, Quin coached nationally and internationally ranked juniors. After moving back to Connecticut in 2005, Quin has been teaching in the greater Hartford area for the Glastonbury Tennis Club. He's been a full-time pro at the club since 2007.

QUIN HOWE

Junior Development Coordinator

Quin played Divison I college tennis for Central Connecticut State University. After college, he moved to Miami Florida and taught at the Nick Bollitieri Tennis Academy at Flamingo Park, as well as the North Shore Tennis Academy in North Miami Beach. While living in Florida, Quin coached nationally and internationally ranked juniors. After moving back to Connecticut in 2005, Quin has been teaching in the greater Hartford area for the Glastonbury Tennis Club. He's been a full-time pro at the club since 2007.

  KIM FRANCIS   Kim was a nationally ranked junior and played Division I tennis for Central Connecticut State University. Kim also competes in national Mother/Daughter tournaments and 5.0 mixed doubles. Currently, Kim is Head Coach of the Glastonbury High School Boys Tennis team. She has been teaching at GTC for 20 years.  She is USPTA Certified and Certified USTA Quick Start.

KIM FRANCIS

Kim was a nationally ranked junior and played Division I tennis for Central Connecticut State University. Kim also competes in national Mother/Daughter tournaments and 5.0 mixed doubles. Currently, Kim is Head Coach of the Glastonbury High School Boys Tennis team. She has been teaching at GTC for 20 years.  She is USPTA Certified and Certified USTA Quick Start.

  TIM HENNESSEY   Tim began coaching tennis as a volunteer assistant at Lyman Memorial High School in Lebanon and started an internship at GTC in 2016 where he did an amazing job. In addition to coaching high school players Tim has been teaching tennis to children and adults of all ages and abilities in Glastonbury and West Hartford. Tim began teaching children and adults at GTC in the spring of 2017.

TIM HENNESSEY

Tim began coaching tennis as a volunteer assistant at Lyman Memorial High School in Lebanon and started an internship at GTC in 2016 where he did an amazing job. In addition to coaching high school players Tim has been teaching tennis to children and adults of all ages and abilities in Glastonbury and West Hartford. Tim began teaching children and adults at GTC in the spring of 2017.

  JAMES MATTHEWS   James has taken a modern approach to instruction, implementing drills and approaches he has learned apprenticing under coaches with ATP, NCAA and National Team experience. James has an intense interest for the game, coaching, playing, watching or chatting about it.

JAMES MATTHEWS

James has taken a modern approach to instruction, implementing drills and approaches he has learned apprenticing under coaches with ATP, NCAA and National Team experience. James has an intense interest for the game, coaching, playing, watching or chatting about it.

  DAVID CONTOIS   David Contois is a highly experienced tennis coach who coached 4 international Hall of Fame members, professional players on ATP, ITF and WTA tours as well as several celebrities John Oates, Harrison Ford, Marx family. He is a published author in World Tennis Magazine, award winner and board member for industry action USPTA.  He trained Korean Davis Cup with Andy Brundy; is licensed ATP. WTA, ITF.

DAVID CONTOIS

David Contois is a highly experienced tennis coach who coached 4 international Hall of Fame members, professional players on ATP, ITF and WTA tours as well as several celebrities John Oates, Harrison Ford, Marx family. He is a published author in World Tennis Magazine, award winner and board member for industry action USPTA.  He trained Korean Davis Cup with Andy Brundy; is licensed ATP. WTA, ITF.