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Lifetime Tennis Facilities in your Area:

To book a private lesson, check availability, or general questions,

we ask that you contact our pros directly.

You can email them directly from this page by clicking on "Book A Lesson"

If you are unable to contact them via email you can always call the front desk

and leave a message and they will reach out to you.

Matt Hanlin

Lifetime Tennis

President

Matt is a lifelong tennis player and enthusiast. His passion for tennis has remained strong since spending 7 years as a junior  player at the prestigious Bollettieri Tennis Academy. He was a regular practice partner to Venus and Serena Williams, Monica Seles, Michael Chang, Tommy Haas and other professionals. Matt achieved All American status at the University of Washington; along with a degree in Marketing and Advertising. As a touring professional, he travelled to more than 40 countries and became a top 400 ATP singles player. As a USPTA Elite credentialed professional, he has coached, supervised and managed programs (youth and adult) in some of the country’s finest private and public venues. Matt is excited to help build a thriving tennis center that the community will be proud of.

Arshia Mahdvar

General Manager &

Lifetime Tennis

Regional Manager

Arshia spent the majority of his career in management and customer service fields. He brings to Fretz TC a vast knowledge of Program development and Marketing from his prior jobs managing other LifeTime Tennis Facilities. Arshia is very active in the community and has great knowledge of Junior programs, Tournaments, leagues, and latest products and equipment.

He resides in Frisco and currently attends the University of Dallas in Richardson. Arshia is in charge of all operations at Fretz TC and he also oversees operations at

Samuell Grand Tennis Center

LB Houston Tennis Center

Mcleland Tennis Center

and

Hamilton Park Tennis Center.

MEET THE TEAM

Tim Barnard

Director of Adult Tennis:

 

Tim is a certified USPTA Elite Professional, USPTR Wheelchair instructor and MTI Certified Mental Toughnes Instructor. Tim currently serves on the board of the Dallas Professional Tennis Association with 25 years of teaching and programming experience. Tim began his career at Fretz and has also been Director of Tennis –Greenhill Tennis Center, Adult Director-Brookhaven C.C.  Tim played college tennis and was ranked in the top 5 in Open Singles, Some of Tim’s accomplishments include winning ClubCorps “SuperStar” award from over 20,000 employees, won 8 SPC Conference Championships and was selected “Coach of the year 2011, 2012, 2013 from the Texas Private High School Association. Tim’s expertise in team tennis has brought countless adult USTA Sectional and National titles and TCD Champions as coach. 

$75 per hr for Private Lessons 

TJ Tisdale

Tennis Director:

T.J. Tisdale is our Director of Player Development. T.J. has traveled the Pro Tour coaching some of the best players in the world and also worked at prestigious tennis academies. We are excited to have T.J. take our players to the next level whether that is High School, College, or pro level tennis. 

He also coached Jarmilla Gajdosova top 25 singles player and world no.1 doubles team

Liezel Huber/Lisa Raymond 

$75 per hr for Private Lessons

Oliver Welsh

Tennis Professional:

(Junior Development Coach)

Oliver is a certified USPTA Pro and was a standout Junior player that worked with world renown coaches growing up in San Diego. He was a scholarship NCAA D1 player at Bryant University  where he led his lean to the NEC championships. Oliver enjoys working with all levels from beginners to highly ranked players.

$60 per hr for Private Lessons

James Thompson

Adult Beginner & Under 10 Development Head Coach:

 

James is a certified USPTA, USPTR, Disability coaching certified Pro and certified racquet technician. He has over 30 years of coaching experience from accross the nation with many established clubs. James was also the Director of Tennis at the PGA Superstore overseeing  programming, the customization and stringing of hundreds of racquets per month. He loves working with all levels from beginners to highly ranked players.

$75 per hr for Private Lessons

Patrick Nguyen

Tennis Professional:

Patrick Nguyen is one our new pros who came over to us after a 2 year assistant coaching career at Collin College, while working at the Courts of McKinney during the last 3 years as well. He made an impact as the youngest college coach in nation, even earning the National ITA Assistant Coach of the Year award in his first year there, with many of his players transferring to Division 1 and Division 2 colleges afterwards. Patrick loves working with all levels of players and was studying athletic training and physical therapy before becoming a tennis coach. He is especially passionate about helping tennis players understand proper bio-mechanics and injury prevention in their game. 

$70 per hr for Private Lessons

Andrew Dobbs

Tennis Professional:

(Junior Development Coach)

Andrew Dobbs is a certified PTR coach who grew up in Dallas, Texas. Since seven years old he has played tennis all across the U.S. and with incredible support from family and coaches has played through USTA, junior ITF, NCAA, and ITF professional futures level tournaments. His coaching career includes stints at multiple NCAA levels and tennis clubs in New York, Idaho, Texas, and Louisana He looks forward to working with juniors in the junior program and for students to grow into better versions of themselves through tennis. Andrew has experience with beginners to intermediates to high-performance players and enjoys working with all levels of athletes.

$70 per hr for Private Lessons

Easton C. Ewy

Tennis Professional:

Easton is a senior at Southern Methodist University and has played tennis since he was six years old. He grew up playing USTA tournaments in the Missouri Valley and has also played junior and professional ITF tournaments. Easton has taught juniors and adults in Wichita, Kansas and is excited to start coaching in Dallas. He is looking forward to working with juniors and adults of all levels and helping people to improve their skills and love for the game.

$60 per hr for Private Lessons

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