• Graduated from University of Michigan 1974
• Began teaching tennis in 1974
• Graduated from Van Der Meer Tennis University 1975
• Graduated from Vic Braden Tennis Academy 1976
• USPTA Certified 1984
• Director of Tennis Warwick Hills Golf & Country Club 1974 – Present
• Owner Genesee Valley Tennis Club
(1983 – 2009)
Lee W. Keating
• USPTA P-1 Rating
• WPSA P-1 Rating
• Graduated from Michigan State University, B.A. in Business.
• Played the professional Tennis Circuit, including the US Open Clay Courts.
• Played the Professional Squash Circuit
• Ranked 42 in the world
• Taught for 35 years, taking beginners to the professional tour.
• Currently, most notable students are Frenchman, Gullame Peyre, coach of France’s top juniors and Marcos Baghdatis.
• 4 years of College Tennis
Grand Valley State University
Wayne State University
#1 Doubles 4 years, # 3 Singles, All Conference, Team Captain
• Currently attending WSU for a degree in Secondary Education with an
emphasis in Social Studies
• Played on Southeastern Michigan’s Midwest Cup Team, 14U, 18U
Ranked 83rd in Midwest for 18U
• Troy High School Varsity Tennis, 4 years
• All State
• Jean Hoxie Award Recipient
• USPTA Certified
• Taught Tennis for 9 years
• Coached Troy High School JV Girls Tennis Team
• USPTR member
• Member of Head/Penn Advisory Staff
• Product of Deer Lake Junior Development Program
• Played Varsity Singles for Clarkston High School
• Played in the State Tournament Senior Year
• Played for Eastern Michigan University
• 20 years in the health club/tennis industry
• Background in Tennis Programming and Club Management
• Attended the Franklin Junior Elite Program
• Has been teaching tennis for 20+ years
• USPTR Certified
• Team Tennis Coordinator
• Junior Tennis Tournament Director
• USPTA Certified
• Graduated from University of Michigan, B.A. in English and a Masters Degree in Educational Leadership from Oakland University.
• Assisted in the development of several National title winners, Midwest title winners, and all-state tennis players who went on to play collegiate tennis.
• Coached the top 14 and under junior tennis players in Northeastern Michigan at the 2004 and 2005 Davis/Wightman Cup Tournament.
• 2005 High School Tennis Coach of the Year
• Participated in a number of fundraising tournaments including the Centennial Group/Todd Martin 2003 and 2005 Grand Slam Tour Pro-Am Tournaments and the 2006, 2005, and 2004 Farliane Club Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Pro-Am Tournaments.
• Winner of over 50 Men’s Open Singles and Doubles tournaments.
Mary Jo Colonna
• 4 years tennis at Marine City High School (2006-2009)
• 10 years of competitive playing experience
• Professional tennis instructor since 2010
• 4 years Grand Blanc High School Tennis Team
• Played State Tournament Junior and Senior Year
• Played several Midwest Tournaments
• College tennis at Miami of Ohio, B.S. degree in Busines Administration
• Taught tennis at Warwick Hills Golf and Country Club during College summers
• Came back to teaching tennis in 2013, Warwick Hills (May through September), Deer Lake (all year)
• Currently playing on several USTA teams out of Deer Lake
• Available for private lessons for all ages and skill levels throughout the year