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TEACHING PROFESSIONAL
Paul McDonoughPAUL MCDONOUGH
Paul has been teaching at Hillcrest for over 25 years. He has the distinction of being both USPTA and USPTR certified, and is a graduate of Tyler Junior College’s nationally recognized program for tennis instruction.

He has enjoyed playing USTA Team Tennis for over 20 years, qualifying for sectionals 17 times and Nationals 5 times as well as achieving 3rd place at Nationals in 2006. A former BCTA president.

Paul loves instructing all levels of play. Paul runs many of our drill sessions, offers instruction for our junior programs, gives private lessons and coaches some of our USTA teams. In 2011, Paul was voted USTA Teaching Professional of the Year for both the Eastern PA District and for the entire Middle States.


TEACHING PROFESSIONAL
Kim CuberoKIM CUBERO
Kim is USPTR certified and has over 20 years’ experience teaching at Country Clubs, Racquet Clubs in the Philadelphia and New Jersey area and has been at Hillcrest for 8 years. Further, she has recently obtained certification from the USPTR in 10 and under tennis and Etcheberry Certification for strength and conditioning in tennis.

Kim grew up with the game and was a top ranked Middle States player as a junior. As a teacher, she has experience with all levels, priding herself in clear, simple communication to help players learn a strong foundation to accelerate development and stay involved with the "sport of a lifetime."

Kim is passionate about teaching and believes that when you enjoy what you do, you never work a day in your life. In addition, she believes in continual learning as a teacher so she is better able to help her students. Further, she loves the social aspect of the game, running many of our social events and encourages members and guest to share ideas with her.


TEACHING PROFESSIONAL
William HillWILLIAM HILL
Will graduated from Davis & Elkins College with degrees in Criminology, Physical Education, Psychology and Management. As a player Will received a full athletic scholarship and helped lead the Davis & Elkins team to their first Conference Championship playing at positions one through four, received the MVP award, Most Dedicated Player award, and was an All-Conference player.

As a coach Will is a USPTR certified Professional coach of High Performance. He comes to the club with seven years of experience as a coach of high performance tennis training, as well as three years personal training and fitness coordinator for a quality NCAA intercollegiate athletic program in the Great Midwest Atlantic Conference through Davis & Elkins College. He has shown a successful track record for improving players, managing athletic programs, and developing talent at the high school, junior, and collegiate levels. He has placed young players in Division 1 and 2 programs such as Temple, University of Arkansas, and Fairmont State.

Will has had one core Philosophy that drives both him and his students towards reaching their potential. “There may be others with more skill than you, there may be those who started sooner, but there should never be anyone who works harder than you. I’m the only person that will work harder on your game than you.”


PRIVATE LESSONS WITH OUR PRO STAFF
Work with our tennis professionals on a 1-on1 basis or with friends to elevate your game and gain greater enjoyment from the game. Our philosophy is rooted on developing more efficient stroke mechanics that prevent injuries and enhance stroke effectiveness. Further, concentration is to develop greater footwork and balance while simultaneously teaching shot selection and strategies for singles and doubles play. Based on your goals and interests, our staff will develop a comprehensive plan to expand your skills and playing ability to a new level.

Kim Cubero, Paul McDonough, William Hill:
Lesson Rate:   $35.00 (1/2 hour)   $69.00 (1 hour)

Discounted Lesson Books
Book of eight 1 hour lessons:         $509 ($539 Guest)
Book of eight 1 1/2 hour lessons:   $769 ($799 Guest)

*Guest fee of an additional $5/hour lesson.

Link to our staff code of conduct here.

 

 
       
   
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