Our Instructors

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Bob SutherlandUSPTA-Club General Manager and Staff Professional

Bob is USPTA Certified and conducts many the Adult Clinics (Fast Feeds) at the SITC.  He also works closely with Head Pro Matt Coomer in the junior clinics program. He is available for private lessons and works primarily with junior players.  Bob was a 4 year starter for his HS team (2 years #1 singles, Seneca High School, Louisville).



Matt Coomer-Head Professional

We welcome Matt to the SITC from the University of Louisville where he was an assistant with the men’ s and women’s team for four years.  There he also worked with the number one ranked male player in Division 1.

– 4 year starter at Indiana University Southeast where he was 2011 Conference Player of the year.

-Competed on the ITF pro circuit.

-Was also a top junior player in both Indiana and Kentucky competing locally and on the national level.


Debbie Roberts– Tennis Under Ten Director-USPTR Tennis Under Ten Certified 

Debbie is USPTR certified for Ten & Under Tennis and Adult Development (Associate Instructor).  She has six years experience as a head coach and assistant coach at the high school level.  She has facilitated youth tennis programs partnering with Parks and Recreation and Community Education.  Ten and Under Tennis is a great way for young children to have fun and build their tennis skills.  By modifying the tennis equipment – using smaller nets for the youngest children, reducing the court size, playing with smaller rackets and slower tennis balls, children learn and play at a rapid rate.  10andundertennis.com.