Coach Mike has over 40 years experience teaching and coaching all ages and levels. His intense teaching style, expansive knowledge of tennis and total command of the court results in an excellent learning experience.
He developed his teaching and coaching expertise during years of instruction and coaching from and with some of the best in the Knoxville, NYC/Hamptons and Nashville areas.
Jr Development Director
Head Tennis Coach at Battle Ground Academy 2020-2021
B.S. and M.A.Ed Human Performance and Sport Science
Coach Mike and Amanda have been married for 20 years and instructing/coaching together in the Franklin, TN area since 2010. They relocated to the Florida panhandle the summer of 2021 and look forward to growing a thriving tennis community here!
Coach Luke Baumgartel is a talented and impressive tennis coach and is the director and head pro for Street Family Tennis in the Nashville area. Yes, he is young, but highly respected and recommended on the tennis court!