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Welcome to the DeWitt Tennis Center

2010 National Public Facility of the Year!
By Professional Tennis Registry (PTR)


Hours of Operation

Early Fall
Sept 2 - Oct 18, 2014
Late Fall
Oct 20-Dec 31, 2014
Mon - Thur 7 am - 9 pm Mon - Thur 7 am - 10 pm
Friday 7 am - 8 pm Friday 7 am - 8 pm
Saturday 8 am - 2 pm Saturday 8 am - 8 pm
Sunday Closed Sunday 1 pm - 8 pm

 

Winter
Jan 2 - Mar 31, 2015
Spring
April 1 - May 31, 2015
Mon - Thur 7 am - 10 pm Mon - Thur 7 am - 9 pm
Friday 7 am - 8 pm Friday 7 am - 8 pm
Saturday 8 am - 9 pm Saturday 8 am - 2 pm
Sunday Noon - 9 pm Sunday Closed



Holidays & Adjusted Hours: The DeWitt Tennis Center will be close on…  Labor Day Sept 1, 2014 / Thanksgiving Day (Nov 27, 2014) / Christmas Eve Day (Dec 24, 2014) / Christmas Day (Dec 25, 2014) / New Year’s Eve Day (Dec 31, 2014) – club is open from 9-4 pm only / New Year’s Day (Jan 1, 2015) / Easter  (April 5, 2015) / Memorial Day (May 25, 2015) / Independence Day (July 4, 2015) / Labor Day (Sept. 7, 2015)

Welcome: At the DeWitt Tennis Center we are pleased to offer our members and the Holland tennis community an exciting array of tennis options for players of all ages. The DeWitt Tennis Center is an important part of the Kinesiology Department facilities of Hope College. Completed in 1994, it is one of the most impressive tennis structures of any Division III college in the country.
As the area’s sole tennis-only facility, we take pride in offering a full array for tennis programs that have earned national acclaim.

Junior Programs: Our Junior Tennis program has earned a stellar reputation as a place that develops champions. Since 2003, we have produced more than 32 HS State Champions. In that same time frame, our players have qualified for the Midwest Closed Championships on 63 separate occasions. In their careers, our experienced staff has developed more than 184 HS State Champions and 3 individual USTA National Champions.

Adult Programs: All of our adult tennis programs allow for maximum convenience with every single program being a weekly sign-up so that you never have to pre-pay for a group of lessons and worry about making-up missed classes.

Jorge Capestany: We are excited to be under the leadership of Jorge Capestany; Jorge is only one of ten people world-wide that is a Master Professional with both the USPTA and PTR. Jorge is a six-time Michigan Pro of the Year a two-time Midwest Pro of the Year. Jorge has coached hundreds of ranked juniors including three national champions. He is an internationally recognized speaker and author.

Nate Price: Nate is our Director of Tennis and also coaches the Hope College women's team. Nate serves on the board of the West Michigan Tennis Association (WMTA) and is the coach of the West Michigan Jr. Wightman team for the highest ranked girls in the district. Nate is a rising star in the tennis industry and has established himself as one of the premiere pros in the Midwest. 

Adam Ford: Adam is our Head Tennis Professional andis a certified tennis professional with the PTR and in 2011 he was named the Michigan Pro of the Year by the PTR. Adam is a Etcheberry certified speed & agility coach and runs the Tennis Center's Etcheberry program. Adam grew up in Grand Rapids and played at FHC high school and was twice a HS State Champion. He was coached by Master Professional Jorge Capestany. Adam also received a D1 scholarship at Nothern Illinois University and played in USTA National B18s championships in Kalamazoo.