Kevin has been with the NETRESULTS staff for 5 years now. He is a 2007 graduate of Ferris State University with a Professional Tennis Management degree. Kevin has spent this past summer as the Director of Tennis at the La Crosse Country in Onalaska, WI. He has also been a staff professional at the Seaview Tennis Center in Palm Beach, Florida, professional at the New Canaan Field Club in Connecticut, the Chevy Chase Country Club in Maryland, the Van der Meer Tennis University in Hilton Head, SC and the Woodfield Country Club in Boca Raton, FL. Kevin is excited about expanding his part with the NETRESULTS team in Tampa and will make significant contributions to the programs.
Joe Richards, USPTA
Joe Richards is the Head tennis Professional at Tampa Tennis at HCC. Joe has been teaching tennis for over the past 15 years. During that time, he became certified with the United States Professional Tennis Association and has been the head professional at several country clubs. Joe enjoys training and playing with ALL Ages and Abilities.
Joe has been playing tennis since he was a very young child up through college tennis at Ohio Northern University (most singles matches won in history). Currently Joe has been playing on USTA teams as a 5.0 USTA rated level player.
When Joe is not teaching, devoting his time to the Hillsborough County Tennis Association, directing daily activities, playing or watching tennis he enjoys spending time with his wife (Lisa), two children (Tristan & Alexis) and three dogs (Kujo, Sasha, and Haley).
Sean Craft, USPTA
Sean Craft currently serves as staff professional and pro shop manager at Tampa Tennis at HCC in Tampa, FL. Sean served as a tennis professional at the Saddlebrook Resort & Academy in Wesley Chapel, Fla., Director of Tennis at Trails End Camp in Beach Lake, PA prior to joining the Tampa tennis staff. Sean was previously employed at Hunter’s Green Country Club in Tampa, FL, Wychmere Harbor Beach & Tennis Club in Harwich, MA, and Boca Royale Golf & Tennis Club in Englewood, FL all serving staff positions.
Sean has also been employed with Tri-Cities Tennis & Fitness, Inc. in Latham, N.Y.; Russell Sage Colleges in Troy, N.Y.; Wolfert’s Roost Country Club in Menands, N.Y.; and Schuyler Meadows Club in Loudonville, N.Y. Sean was an NCAA Division I scholar/athlete as a member of the Niagara University men’s tennis team from 1994 to 1996. He was the USTA men’s 4.0 Eastern Section runner-up and Northern District champion in 2006. He also was a World TeamTennis Adult Recreational League national champion in 2006 and qualified for the finals again in 2007.
Tyson Middleton, USPTR
Tyson joins the Tampa Tennis at HCC staff as a certified tennis instructor through PTR (professional tennis registry) since 2009. He’s been teaching in the Tampa area for 5 years. As a junior player, Tyson competed in Germany, California, and Missouri. He also played in tournament tennis in Kentucky, Missouri, Illinios and enjoys participating in USTA leagues. Tyson has a strong passion for the sport of tennis and working with junior players. Tyson was part of the coaching staff that lead the Tampa Tennis at HCC 8 and under and 10 and under teams to their respective State Championship teams in 2012.