Category: Trust Your Training


JTCC 2017 High Performance Summer Training

2017 High Performance Summer Training Click on the collage below for more information:

photo by Matt Roth
Friday, May 11, 2012
Assignment ID: 30125820A

Francis Tiafoe, right, pushes against visiting strength and conditioning coach Pat Etcheberry, left, during a volley exercise Friday, May 11, 2012, at the Tennis Center at College Park. 
Francis Tiafoe is the top-ranked 14-year-old tennis player in the country. 

His father immigrated from Sierra Leone in 1996. Francis's father, Constant lived where he worked at the Tennis Center at College Park, where Francis and his twin brother Franklin would occasionally sleep. Misha Kouznetsov, a tennis pro at the Center saw potential in Francis and has been training the twins since they were eight. Constant and his family have since moved into an apartment five minutes away, and the boys train and go to school full-time at the Center.

JTCC Fitness Newsletter

A note from The Green & Gold Editor-in-Chief, Mackenzie Clark: Welcome to the first edition of the JTCC fitness newsletter! As you all know, The Green & Gold is published every two months. This fitness newsletter will be published in conjunction with The Green & Gold as well as separately every month. This newsletter is ...


JTCC Trio In Action Down Under

  Frances Tiafoe qualifies for main draw Megan Moulton-Levy returns after two-year absence due to injury World #22 Treat Huey goes for doubles glory in Melbourne Frances Tiafoe claimed his place in the 2017 Australian Open with a 3-6, 6-0, 7-5 win over fellow American Tim Smyczek in the final round of qualifying on Saturday. ...


Attention To Detail

A current JTCC parent applauds the behind the scenes efforts of JTCC’s Director of Maintenance, Elbino Runas: Next time you step out of your car, it behooves you to take your time heading to the entrance of JTCC.  It doesn’t matter what time of year it is…winter, spring, summer or fall.  Take a detour and ...


My Own Terms

A piece about JTCC Senior Coach and Returning WTA Doubles Player, Megan Moulton-Levy, written by a current JTCC parent: January 22, 2015 may be just another date to most but to Megan Moulton-Levy, it marked the date of her last professional tennis match. Moulton-Levy and then doubles partner D. Durak lost in 3 sets to C. Scheepers/Z. ...


Another day at the office

An insight into Boys' 12s National Clay Courts in Charleston written by the parent of a JTCC player: I clearly remember stepping out of CHS (Charleston International Airport) this past July and feeling the heat and humidity as it hit you like a brick wall.  My first thought was… “Would it be wrong for me ...


Welcome to JTCC News

JTCC is excited to announce the launch of our new blog, JTCC News! Here you can find  updates on our current and previous players, advice from our world-class coaches, and general news regarding the College Park Tennis Club. Check back weekly or subscribe to our page to see new content on everything JTCC!