Welcome to Samuell Grand TC

Samuell Grand Tennis Center is one of Dallas's finest municipal tennis facilities offering award winning programming. With 20 outdoor courts there is plenty to satisfy all tennis enthusiasts' needs. 

It is our goal to enhance the playing experience for all players from the beginner to advanced-level. We offer a multitude of tennis services from classes for adult and juniors from beginners to advanced players. We also offer private lessons, ball machine rentals, drop in play, leagues, tournaments and social events. Our pro shop products include clothing, shoes, racquets, free loaner racquets, snacks, and a racquet technician who will string and repair your equipment. Samuell Grand offers an online court and class reservation system. Our staff are experienced, certified, and excited about helping with your tennis needs.

Regards,

Matt Hanlin

President Lifetime Tennis USA

 
 
 
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Matt Hanlin

Lifetime President

Matt is a lifelong tennis player and enthusiast. His passion for tennis has remained strong since spending 7 years as a junior  player at the prestigious Bollettieri Tennis Academy. He was a regular practice partner to Venus and Serena Williams, Monica Seles, Michael Chang, Tommy Haas and other professionals. Matt achieved All American status at the University of Washington; along with a degree in Marketing and Advertising. As a touring professional, he travelled to more than 40 countries and became a top 400 ATP singles player. As a USPTA Elite credentialed professional, he has coached, supervised and managed programs (youth and adult) in some of the country’s finest private and public venues. Matt is excited to help build a thriving tennis center that the community will be proud of. Matt also oversees the tennis management at The Courts of McKinney and the McLeland Tennis Center.

Jason Warren

Tennis Director

Jason Warren has been teaching tennis for over 10 years.  After getting his start at The Village tennis center in Dallas, he served as head pro at Dallas Athletic Club for 6 years. In 2017 he brought his enthusiasm and love for the game to Samuell - Grand where he serves as the Head Pro/Adult director. Jason has experience working with players of all levels and abilities.  He skillfully led several league teams to first place finishes in their division, and also coaches Bishop Lynch High School’s varsity tennis team.  Jason has developed programs for both adults and juniors with focus on strategy and the mental aspect of tennis. He is passionate about promoting and growing tennis in the Dallas community.  A fierce competitor, Jason was ranked in the top 10 in USTA leagues and took home the championship trophy in the first Masters year end USTA tournament.  When he is not on the court teaching, he likes to spend time with his wife and two daughters. 

MEET THE TEAM

BJ Pammit

Junior Director:

USPTA certified for 14 years as an Elite Professional, I received my Certification at Tyler Jr. College.

 

In 2012 and 2013 I Coached the Corpus Christi Jr. Team Tennis Team  too State at Newks Tennis Ranch in New Braunfels, while working at North Shore Country Club.

 

 In 2013 I was #3 in Mens 25s in Texas allowing me to compete in Austin at Best Of The Best.

 

In 2013-2014 became the Head Pro at Fretz Tennis Center. From 2014-2016 I became 10 and under Jr. Director, 2016-Present I am currently Jr. Director. 

 

Won the USPTA Diversity award in 2018

Stephan

Tennis Professional:

Stephan has extensive experience as a competitive junior player and qualified for the UIL state

tournament in doubles his senior year.  After his junior career, he attended UTA and

participated in team practices while receiving his Masters degree in Architecture.  For almost

20 years, he  has worked in the Dallas area coaching beginner, intermediate, and advanced

players.  Stephan is extremely passionate about providing proper technique to developing

players while incorporating strategy to league and tournament players.

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