Tennis Professionals

Meet our Tennis Professionals

Our award-winning tennis programs are taught by USTA certified staff and provide the highest level of instruction.

Mike Lange with kids tennis class
Mike Lange, Manager of Tennis

Mike Lange, tennis managerUSPTA Elite Professional, USTA/Midwest Section Cap Leighton Award 2004, USPTA Industry Excellence Award 1997, USPTA Midwest Professional of the Year 1996, USPTA Midwest Tester of the Year 1994, USPTA Midwest Rookie of the Year 1991, USPTA IL Professional of the Year 1993, USPTA IL Professional of the Year 1994, Outstanding Young American 1996, USPTA Executive Board, USPTA Midwest Division President, USTA Midwest Head Testing Chairman, USTA/NITA District President, USTA Committees, USTA Verifier, USTA Schools Clinician, USA Development Coach, 2008 USPTA George Basco National Tester of the Year Recipient, 2011 USPTA Midwest Division Hall of Fame Inductee, USTA 10 & Under Faculty, Wilson Premiere Advisory Team.

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Tim Clay, Junior Tennis Coordinator

Tim ClayOver 20 years experience coaching players of all ages and abilities. PTR Certified, 2019 and 2020 PTR Illinois Member of the Year, PTR and USTA Coach Developer, PTR Masters of Tennis in Adult and Junior Development, ITPA – Tennis Performance Trainer, USPTA Elite certified. Played Collegiate Tennis at University of St. Francis — nationally ranked and national advancing 

John Bremner, Elite Professional

John BremnerPTR Professional, played Division 1 Tennis at Western Illinois University, PTR National Tester and Clinician, 2009 PTR Illinois Pro of the Year, No. 1 ranked in CDTA Section in Men’s Open Singles 1992 and 1993, 1999 Gullikson Memorial Clay Court Champion, PTR International Champion 2003 and 2005, Head/Penn Professional Advisory Staff

Susan Elliot, Elite Professional

Susan Elliott, tennis staff professionalPTR and USTA 10 & Under Tennis Certified, Played Tennis for University of Illinois at Chicago, achieved #5 ranking in Ladies Open Singles in USTA Midwest Section, achieved #4 ranking in Ladies Open Doubles at USTA Florida Tennis Association, Head Professional at Huntington Estates in Naperville, IL, Head Women's Coach for Elmhurst College, Head Professional at Willowbrook Athletic Club in Willowbrook, IL.

David Ortiz, Elite Professional

David Ortiz, tennis staff professionalUSPTA Certified, USTA Nationally Ranked Junior Player, ATP Tour Ranking, Played #1 singles and doubles for University of Wisconsin – Madison, Finished 5th in State, Coached Latin School Boys Team to place 7th in State, throughout his career he has coached 20 top 100 nationally ranked players

Lisa Waugh, Professional

Lisa Waugh, tennis staff professionalNCCP - Canada, Level 1 Instructor, Level 1 & 2 Coaching Theory, 1989 Nova Scotia Provincial Member, Played doubles in the Canada Games, 1990 Cape Breton Country Tennis Coordinator, 1990 Nova Scotia Provincial Mixed Doubles Champion - finished that season number 1 in doubles and number 3 in singles rankings. 2011 Community Junior Coordinator for the Grand Falls, New Brunswick. Lisa also coached badminton and has experience competing in and running a number of major badminton tournaments.

Ryan McMillan, Staff Professional

Played Division II tennis at Quincy University while obtaining a degree in business management. Graduate of Downers Grove South High School while attaining 3rd team all-state finishes in doubles, captain senior year — team placed fourth in state

Kamile Stadalninkaite, Staff Professional

Kamile StadalninkaitePlayed Division 1 tennis at Eastern Illinois University while obtaining a degree in healthcare administration, competed singles and doubles, with four appearances in the Ohio Valley conference tournament, graduate of Naperville North High School playing No. 1 singles and doubles while attaining two first-team all-state finishes in doubles. Ohio Valley conference academic medal of honor recipient. Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Academic Team