Like Tennis? So do we! The West Chester Golf & Country Club is a great place for prospective players looking to improve their tennis skills, work hard, make new friends and have fun! The tennis facility consists of four courts- 2 new har-tru and 2 hard.
We at WCG&CC welcome all age athletes with all ability levels. For a small club we have several teams for both mixed doubles, women’s and men’s. Our tennis professionals take enormous pride in the quality of their clinics by providing first-class instructional programs geared to the specific skill level of each player. Each player will be personally evaluated and placed into a group with other players of similar age and abilities.
Our USPTA Professionals offer tennis programs for all levels of play with a wide variety of social tennis events as well as Intraclub, Interclub and USTA competition.
Pete SokPeter Sok USPTA Professional USTA Zonal Coach USTA National Travel Coach
Pete is in his 20th year as the West Chester Golf & Country Club Tennis Professional. In 2002 he was named by the United States Professional Tennis Association-Middle States Section High School Coach of the Year. Presently, he is a health and P. E. teacher and the Boys' and Girls' Tennis Coach at West Chester's Henderson High School. During his tenure at Henderson, he coached the girls' team to the Ches-Mont championship for 19 consecutive years and was named the "High School Coach of the Year" by the Daily Local News in '95, '98, '99, and '06. He also coached the boys' team to their '98, '99, '01, '03 and '04 Ches-Mont Championship season. He is a USTA National Travel coach and a Zone coach for the Middle States Section. He has worked with many highly ranked junior players in the Middle States Section.
Lesley PixleyLeslie Pixley USPTA Professional
Leslie has an extensive teaching and playing background. She has been the head professional at the Brandywine Racquet Club for the past 40 years. She has helped develop many programs throughout the region and has worked with many highly ranked adult and junior players. Leslie coordinated the women'a program at the West Chester Golf & Country Club for the past 15 years. She is also a captain of many teams that represent the Middle States Section for national events. Leslie brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to our tennis program.
Linda Henricks USPTR ProfessionalLinda Henricks USPTR Professional
Linda is certified by the United States Professional Tennis Registry (USPTR). Linda coordinated the junior tennis program at WCG&CC for the past 7 years. This year Linda will be assisting with the USTA 2.5 and 3.0 teams. She brings excitement and a competitive aura to our tennis program.