tennis


Our tennis facilities are comprised of eight lighted tennis courts, a practice wall, and two tennis pavilions. Six of the eight courts are composition and the remaining two are hard courts. Covered tennis pavilions are located next to each bank of tennis courts that offer spectacular viewing.

Tennis Activities

Our tennis program includes many activities in which you can get involved! Some of the activities are:

Tennis Camps

Guests, please join us for our popular children's tennis camps! View more information here:

Summer Tennis Camp Information
The above link will take you to more information about the tennis camps offered at the University Club as well as the link to the online registration you will use to sign up.

Group Lessons and Clinics

From our "Tennis for Dummies" Beginner Class to our Co-Ed Tennis Workouts, there is a clinic for everyone. These classes are held regularly each week for our members. 

Private Lessons

Our Tennis Director, Tennis Pro and Tennis Intern are all available for private lessons with our members.

Socials and Events

Appetizers, drinks, and tennis- what more could you want? Our fun tennis events help our members improve their play while meeting fellow tennis lovers in the Club!

Tennis League Play

We have several league teams at the University Club that are very successful. This past year, one of our men's teams competed in the State Championship!

  

Our Tennis Staff

Jay White, Director of Tennis   

Jay is a USPTA certified Tennis Professional with over 19 years of teaching experience.  He started teaching tennis at Kildaire Farms Racket & Swim Club in Cary while he attended high school. Jay also taught the Cary Parks & Recreation programs for 3 years. He was the Head Tennis Professional at Sunset Ridge Racket & Swim Club in Holly Springs for 9 years. Jay played college tennis at N.C. State University and joined our club in 2004 as the Director of Tennis. Jay teaches private lessons, team practices, group drills and clinics to adults and juniors and oversees all tennis operations at the club.

To contact Jay:
Email: jwhite@ncsuclub.org
Tennis Pro Shop: 919.828.3465
 

 

     

John French, Tennis Pro

John played collegiate tennis at University of Idaho. John previously worked at the NC State University Club as the Director of Tennis from 1997-2003.  Since then, John was the Director of Tennis at Duke University's Faculty Club (2003-2005), and Director of Tennis at Westwood Club in Winston Salem from 2007-2011.

John has had the privilege of working with Tennis Hall of Famers Don Budge, Harry Hopman, Ken Rosewall, and legendary Teaching Professional John Gardiner. 

You can reach John by email at John_french@aol.com or call or text him at 707-628-2333.

 

 

  

 

 

 

Joanna Nalborska, Tennis Instructor    

Joanna has been on staff since February of this year.  She is our camp director.  She graduated at N.C. State in May, 2017, with a degree in Sports Management with a minor in Coaching Education. Joanna played for the NC State tennis team, and when living in Poland was ranked #9 in the Poland Women's Open Division. Joanna will be teaching group lessons and private lessons.  

You can reach Joanna by text at 318-278-4383 or email jwnalbor@ncsu.edu