Tennis Pros

Guy Parks, II
Director of Tennis

USPTA Master Professional, Guy has been the Director of Tennis at the Racquet Club since August 1998. Guy was one of the first 80 professionals worldwide to receive USPTA Master Professional status.

Read Guy’s Full Bio

Scott Dredge
USPTA Elite Professional

Previously Scott served as Tennis Director at Westwood Tennis Center and the Head Tennis Pro at the Shawnee Country Club in Lima, Ohio.

Read Scott’s Full Bio

Gabe Higgs
Director of Junior Competitive Development

USPTA Elite Professional, Gabe Higgs is originally from Chillicothe where he was a multi sport athlete and developed his game on hard and clay courts. He has a level 1 rating from the USPTA, the oldest and largest organization of teaching professionals in the world. Gabe is the Director of Competitive Junior Program at the Racquet Club and is in charge of tournament planning, competitive events, and fitness training program.

Read Gabe’s Full Bio

Bryan Neibert
USPTA Elite Tennis Professional

USPTA High Performance Coach, Bryan is certified as a USPTA Pro-1 with a Specialty Degree in Competitive Player Development. He currently serves the Racquet Club as the club’s Head Professional. Bryan is certified by the USTA in High Performance Coaching and has successfully completed the USTA’s highest level of Sport Science Testing.

Read Bryan’s Full Bio

Tyler Stephen
USPTA Elite Professional

Tyler is certified by the United States Professional Tennis Association (USPTA) as an Elite Professional, and USTA High Performance Coach. He has been with the Racquet Club since 2007.

Read Tyler’s Full Bio

Ken Berlin
USPTA Certified Professional

Currently, Ken is the Head Coach for the Worthington Kilbourne Girls Tennis Team. He has also served as the Head Coach for the Dublin Coffman Boys Tennis Team.

Read Ken’s Full Bio

Daniel Lartey
USPTR Professional

Daniel is originally from Ghana – West Africa. He joined our Staff at the Racquet Club of Columbus in spring of 2013.

Read Daniel’s Full Bio

Eddie Echeverria
USPTR Professional

Before coming to the Racquet Club, Eddie was the Head Coach of Ohio Wesleyan University.

Read Eddie’s Full Bio

Will Thieman
USPTA Professional

Will graduated from Upper Arlington, he went on to play at Ohio Wesleyan University.

Read Will’s Full Bio

Mike Kathary
USPTA Elite Professional

Mike was the captain and played both singles and doubles at Youngstown State University and Ohio Northern University.

Read Mike’s Full Bio

Zack Schwenning
USPTA Certified Professional

Zack played four years of singles and doubles at the top of the Heidelberg University line-up

Read Zack’s Full Bio