Meet the Pros
Jeff Archer - Director of Tennis
Jeff comes back to Bald Head Island from being the Head Tennis Professional at The Landings Yacht, Golf and Tennis Club in Fort Myers, FL. After graduating from the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill in 2011, Jeff became the assistant coach for the men's and women's tennis programs at Williams College. During his time at Williams, both teams won the Division III National Championship. After Williams, Jeff was a tennis and paddle tennis instructor at some highly regarded country clubs in the United States- Chevy Chase Club in Chevy Chase, MD and The Country Club of Virginia in Richmond VA.
Office Line 910.477.5015
Jon Ball - Tennis Professional
Jonathan Ball “ jB” is a Maine native and will be joining the staff as our Assistant Professional for the summer. He will be helping to create a pickleball program - from social events to group and private lessons. Jonathan moved to Florida in 1993, after being accepted into Berklee College of music, but pursued a career in professional tennis instead. Jonathan has worked with the former Junior Davis Cup Coach from Morocco, as well as trained some of the top junior players in the country. Before leaving tennis to follow a career in finance, Jonathan was considered by many to be the “to go to coach for junior / collegiate development”. He was previously Director of Tennis at an exclusive private club in the Berkshires as well as the Director of Junior Development at Myopia Hunt Club in Hamilton, MA
Both professionals work with all ages and ability and can certainly help with any part of your game. If you would like to schedule a lesson or register for a class, please call the Turtle's Den at 910.477.5015
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