Thursday, February 6 (6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.)
Friday, February 7 (All Day) (Hotel Registration to the right)
Saturday, February 8 (8 a.m. to 1 p.m.)
(Clinic Registration at top right)
Price: $130 for full clinic; $100 for Thursday-Friday only; $70 for Saturday only; $85 for assistant coach; $75 for retired coach)
Price: $89 per room per night
(Hotel Registration to the right)
Tom Gullikson, former US Davis Cup coach and Olympic coach (Tom Gullikson will present at the coaching clinic and Keynote Speaker @ Hall of Fame Dinner)
Appearance courtesy of Wilson
During his career as a player, Tom won 16 top-level doubles titles – ten of them partnering with his now-deceased identical twin brother, Tim Gullikson. The brothers were runners-up in the men's doubles competition at Wimbledon in 1983. Tom also won the mixed doubles title at the US Open in 1984, with his teammate Manuela Maleeva. Tom won one top-level singles. His career-high rankings were World No. 34 in singles and World No. 4 in. He retired from the professional tour in 1987. After retiring as a player, Tom became one of the original members of the United States Tennis Association Player Development Program, coaching players such as Todd Martin, Jennifer Capriati and Andy Roddick. He served as Director of Coaching for the program from 1997 to 2001. Tom was the United States Davis Cup Captain from 1994 to 1999. He captained the teams that won the Davis Cup in 1995 and were runners-up in 1997. In 1996, Tom was coach of the US men's Olympic tennis team, and guided Andre Agassi to winning the Olympic Gold Medal in Atlanta.
Kyle Macy, former Indiana Mr. Basketball and veteran NBA player who coaches high school tennis in Kentucky
Kyle Macy was raised in Peru, Indiana, played college basketball and college tennis at Purdue University and then transferred to play basketball at the University of Kentucky, where he helped the Wildcats to the 1978 NCAA Championship. He spent seven years in the NBA. He is now the tennis coach at Lexington (Ky.) Christian Academy. He played tennis and basketball at Peru High School and was the 1975 winner of the Indiana “Mr. Basketball” award. Macy had a very successful college career, as a three-time All America and three-time All-SEC player. Macy was selected with the 22nd pick of the 1979 NBA draft. He was head men's basketball coach of Morehead State University for nine years. In 2003, Macy coached the Eagles to 20 wins, its most in 19 years, and a share of the Ohio Valley Conference regular season championship. He now coaches high school tennis and is a club pro in Kentucky as well as the television commentator for University of Kentucky basketball.
Retired college coaches Bobby Bayliss (Notre Dame) and Dennis Emery (Kentucky), two of the seven inductees into the 2013 Intercollegiate Tennis Association Hall of Fame
Bobby Bayliss, head men’s coach at the University of Notre Dame, retired recently after 26 seasons as Irish coach. In 44 seasons overall as a Division I head coach, Bayliss won more than 750 career matches, the most by any active tennis coach in the nation at the time of his retirement. He is a three-time ITA Midwest Region Coach of the Year and was honored in 1992 as the Wilson/ITA National Coach of the Year after guiding the Fighting Irish to the NCAA finals. Bayliss also helped the United States win a gold medal at the World University Games in Sheffield, England in 1991.
Dennis Emery was a men’s head coach at two institutions during his 35-year career, spending 30 of those years at the University of Kentucky. He finished his coaching career with 655 wins, 568 of those during his time with the Wildcats. Emery guided Kentucky to two SEC championships (1992, 2012), finished in the Top 25 of the final ITA National Men’s Rankings 23 times, and led the Wildcats to 11 Sweet 16
and four Elite Eight appearances. He also coached the NCAA
Singles Finalists in 2000, 2002, and 2012. He was also honored as the SEC Coach of the Year on three occasions, the last coming in 2012. At the time of his retirement, Emery was the second winningest coach in SEC history.
Wisconsin mental toughness expert Wendy Whitlinger
Wendy Whitlinger, retired Director of Tennis at Fox Cities Racquet Club in Appleton, Wis. She is the sister of
current Stanford University Men’s Tennis Coach John
Whitlinger and is part of a legendary tennis family in
Wisconsin that has yielded many club pros, touring pros,
and college coaches.
Stan Oley, product marketing specialist for Playmate Ball Machines, has been a top pro in the Southern states for three decades. Based in Viera, Florida, Stan has developed a new nutrition and fitness program called Fit By Tennis in 60 Days (FBT60). He is a frequent presenter at state and national conventions.
Coaches Corner: Drills and Tips from a Variety of HS Coaches
Many More Relevant Sessions for All Skill Levels
IHSAA Rules Proposal Ideas
Announcement of New Team Academic All-State Opportunity
Learn More About #SmashCancer (About $35,000 raised at 20 Indiana tennis matches in 2013)
Indiana Tennis Hall of Fame Banquet
Chances to Play Fun Doubles With Coaches on both Thursday and Friday Evenings
Coaches Awards Luncheon
Exhibits and Vendors
Coaches Gifts and Coupons
Thursday evening’s schedule looks fantastic!
6:00 to 7:15 p.m. – Kyle Macy and Dennis Emery
7:15 to 8:30 p.m. – Coaches Corner: Drills by variety of HS coaches
8:30 to 10:00 p.m. – Play fun doubles with other coaches
More to come....
Friday’s schedule (still developing)
Full day of sessions planned, including:
Bobby Bayliss, Univ. of Notre Dame
Eric Mueller, Univ. of Evansville women’s coach
Stan Oley, Viera, Florida
More Coaches Corner drills from variety of hs coaches
Lee Lonzo- information w/ Special Olympics tie-in with IHSAA
Coaches Awards luncheon
Hall of Fame dinner
(TOM GULLIKSON Keynote Speaker!)
Another chance to play Fun Doubles
More to come...
Additional for Friday and Saturday (still being arranged)
Tim Cleland, Delta HS
Wes Kirk & Bill Blankenbaker (Terre Haute)
Many more speakers and sessions
CONVENTION HOTEL: Carmel Courtyard Marriott (Same as last year) 10290 N Meridian St Indianapolis, IN 46290 (317) 571-1110 Make Hotel Reservations either by
Calling: 1-800-321-2211 Click on this link:
$89 per night (includes free breakfast for four in each room)
Carmel Courtyard Marriott (Same as last year)
10290 N Meridian St
Indianapolis, IN 46290
Make Hotel Reservations either by
Click on this link: