Jorge Capestany, manager of the DeWitt Tennis Center at Hope College, has been named the United States Professional Tennis Association (USPTA) Member of the Year by Tennis Industry magazine.

He is one of only seven USPTA members to be honored with individual “Champions of Tennis Awards” in the publication’s January 2016 issue.  The award follows his recognition as the national 2015 Alex Gordon Award for the Professional of the Year by the USPTA during the organization’s World Conference in September.

Capestany is highlighted on page 45 of the magazine, which is available online.

The college’s news release about Capestany’s recognition with the Alex Gordon Award for the Professional of the Year is available here.