Head Tennis Professional
Dirk, a U.S.P.T.A. Elite professional, has been involved with the game of tennis for over 25 years as a player, teacher and successful Director of Tennis. He began his tennis career in Southern California where he was a top ranked junior with numerous tournament wins. While attending Saddleback College, he was a member of the Men’s State Championship team. He has played professional satellite tournaments in Mexico and throughout the United States as well as qualifying tournaments for World Series events. Dirk has trained and worked with many well-known tennis figures. He has worked along side Pancho Segura, former coach of Jimmy Connors and Andre Agassi; Jose’ Hugeras, former coach of Jim Courier; Wayne Bryan, father and coach of top ranked double players, Mike and Bob Bryan. He was a hitting partner for Andre Agassi and has playing experience with tennis great Rod Laver. Working at the Weil Tennis Academy in Ojai, Ca. and other facilities throughout the United States he has coached numerous junior players who reached national and international rankings preparing them for successful college careers. He has coached several U.S.T.A. adult teams from the local level to Nationals. In 2004, he was U.S.T.A. Pacific Northwest section Outstanding Tournament Director of the Year. Dirk’s enjoys working with Adults and Juniors of all ages and ability levels. He joins us here at Meadow Lark Country Club as our Head Tennis Professional. He and his wife Michele are looking to forward to enjoying all Montana has to offer.