Pro Staff

Tom Fluri

General Manager
> 40 years teaching experience
> Former Big 8 Doubles Champion
> Formerly ranked #1 in St. Louis Singles and Doubles
> Former #1 Singles and Doubles at University of Mizzouri

Mike Miller

> USPTA Certified Professional
> 40 years teaching experience with Sectional, National and District ranked players
> USTA 1999 St. Louis District Award for Outstanding Contributor to junior development
> Former head coach at Saint Louis University

Jorge Ramirez

> USPTA Certified Professional
> 40 years teaching experience
> Coached top ranked players
> Won National 35 Doubles
> Former Mexican Junior Davis Cup player

Jean Varker

> USPTA Certified Professional
> 30 years teaching experience
> Former collegiate tennis team member
> Enjoys working with all levels
> Director of Quick Start (Red Ball)

Paul Lucas

> USPTA P1 Certified Professional
> 18 years teaching experience with Sectional, National and District ranked players
> Former Junior and Division 1 collegiate player
> Coached several Ladies USTA & Interclub teams

Janelle Wilson

> Played collegiately at University of Nebraska-Omaha
> 2-time Summit League All Conference Selection
> Amassed 119 total wins over college career
> Played #1 singles during senior year, #2 singles for 2 years
> Played #1 doubles for 2 years
> Team captain senior year, led UNO to first appearance in the Summit League tournament final in school history


Christian Hamilton

> USPTA certified teaching professional
> Played college tennis at Lindenwood University – Belleville
> 7 years of teaching experience
> 5 years of college tennis coaching experience
> Recruited and coached 7 nationally ranked and 12 regionally ranked players at the Division II and NAIA level


Donovan McKnight

4-year player at Division II Maryville University
> Undefeated in singles competition during 2020 season
> 5 years’ coaching experience
> Top 500 USA national ranking (2019)

Ellie Burger

Played Division 1 at Missouri State University
> Missouri Valley Conference All-Conference Selection in 2018, 2019, and 2021
> Won the MVC Individual Conference Tournament at #3 Singles in 2019
> Third Highest Win Percentage in Missouri State Tennis History
> Team Captain Senior Year and Led Team to the MVC Finals


Santiago Munoz

> Played Division I college tennis for University of Arkansas men’s Razorback team
> Captain of the Razorbacks while playing in the top 3 singles and doubles positions when the team reached the #12 ranking spot in the country
> Ranked #3 in the country in Mexico in juniors, where he won 2 national championships
> Ranked #163 in the world in the ITF junior rankings
> Volunteer assistant coach for MICDS boys varsity tennis team in 2020 – reaching State finals