Mark Spearman - Director of Tennis
Spearman is the current Director of Tennis for LNRC/TCMB. He
has been at the helm for 18 years….He is the current Varsity Girls
coach at Dana Hills High School, which won the CIF div 1
championship in 2007. He is on Head and Adidas Advisory staffs and
coaches all levels of adults and children, which include sectional
and national ranked juniors. He is married to his wife Dorene,
an active member of the tennis leagues and has three children - Cameron, Katie and Cassidy…all who are tennis players. Before LNRC,
Mark was an All-American at Cal Lutheran University and briefly
played the ATP tour with his ranking getting to 650 in the world.
Greg Johnson - Assistant Director of Tennis
Greg Johnson is the Head Pro and
Director of Junior Tennis. A USPTA Pro 1, former #1 collegiate
player and college head coach, Greg trains juniors of all ages and
levels, from the beginner to the aspiring professional. Greg has
been teaching for the past 15 years. He currently coaches sectional
and national ranked juniors and has developed many who have gone on
to play at the collegiate level. For more information on the
Elite Junior Program visit
www.elite-tennis.com. In addition to the junior program,
Greg offers Adult Lessons via group, semi-private and private
instruction. He is married to Randi, and has three daughters, Raya,
Ella & Mia.
Steve Mumford -
Tennis Professional at The Tennis
Club at Monarch Beach and Laguna Niguel Racquet Club since 1990,
Steve's professional affiliations include USPTA Pro 1, Wilson
Advisory staff since 1999, Sports Science certified and Specialist
Competitive Player Development USTA/USPTA.
He is a graduate of the University of Oregon and holds
a masters degree from CSULB. Steve received the South Orange
County USPTA Pro of the Year award in 2008.
Barry Boren- Tennis
Certified by WTS (Washington
Tennis Services), PTR (Professional Tennis Registry), USPTA PRO 1 (United
States Professional Tennis Association). As a player, Barry
was ranked in the top 10 every year in Southern California Junior
and Men's Open. Ranked #1 in the NAIA District lll. Played
the European Satellite (Futures) circuit. Barry has been
teaching full time since 1983 and has been at the Laguna Niguel
Racquet Club since 1986.
has been an Ass’t Pro at LNRC for 6 years…starting as a Junior Ass’t
Pro and a counselor at the summer tennis camp. Hector is now the
Ass’t Director of the Summer Camp and teaches full-time private and
group lessons. He comes to us after playing in high school and
college for Saddleback and
Chapman University. He is currently on the Prince Staff and a member
of the PTR.
Jennifer is ranked #1 in Southern
California in women's 40 singles and 40 mixed doubles with husband
John. For her tennis accomplishments she was elected honorary
chairperson at the 2007 Queen of Hearts Tennis Tournament In 1998
Jennifer was selected USPTA Pro of the year. She attended
college at Long Beach State University where she played #1 in
singles and doubles. Jennifer has been teaching tennis at
Laguna Niguel and Monarch Beach for the past 12 years.
Romm- Tennis Pro
Since graduating from college in
2005 Kate still has a passion for the sport and has focused on
developing juniors’ and adults’ games. She has played and
competed for over 20 years and knows what it takes to be a
successful tennis player. Whether you are looking to improve
your backhand, move up on the Pac Sun League, start on the varsity
high school team, move up in the junior rankings or just get a great
workout with your friends; Kate is the pro that will help you get
you there while still having fun.
(949) 922-0584 -
Rob Horsch is co-director of the Monarch Junior Tennis Academy at
the Tennis Club at Monarch Beach, Dana Point, CA. He became a member
of USPTA in 1988, was an assistant coach at UNLV and has taught in
Canada, Germany, Malaysia & throughout the US. A former All-American
at UC Santa Cruz and professional player in Europe, Rob has held a
top ten USPTA national ranking for the last seven years. He is
married to his wife Stacey Tan-Horsch, who is a personal trainer at
the Laguna Niguel Racquet Club. His step-daughter Christina Tan is a
graduate of Syracuse University where she captained the women's
tennis team and step-son Michael Tan is a senior at Arizona State
University. Michael was on the 2006 CIF championship tennis team at
Dana Hills. Rob is sponsored by Babolat and offers group,
semi-private and private instruction to adults and juniors.
here for Tennis Training Info!
- Tennis Pro
Click here for a video clip on Tim
Tim is a
graduate of Cal-Poly with a B.S. in Construction Management. At
Cal-Poly, Tim was a 1990 NCAA Div II Champion and a 5 time All
American in Singles and Doubles. In high school Tim was a two time
CIF 4A Champion at Miraleste. In Rancho Pales Verdes, as a USPTA
teaching professional, Tim has coached Men's and Women's USTA
tennis, high performance juniors, and beginners. His wife Lael
is an active member of the tennis leagues and the Head Coach for
Laguna Beach Volleyball Club. They have 3 daughters,
Ayla, Drae, and Stila, who are all tennis players.
– Assistant Tennis Pro
Mike has a background in psychology from San Diego State University.
He has a variety of outside interests, as well as experience in
multiple sports. However, Mike has focused his energies teaching
tennis lessons for The Laguna Niguel Racquet Club for the past four
years. In addition to private lessons, Mike assists the clubs' head
pro, Greg Johnson, with his Elite junior tennis program and during
the summer, he assists the Director of Tennis, Mark Spearman, and
Tennis Pro, Hector Chairez with the summer tennis camps for kids.
Mike is a highly motivated individual and
extensive scope of knowledge of the game of tennis, while providing