Tennis at the Kroc Center……
an award winning community tennis center.

2014 USTA National Facility of the Year

2015 USTA South Carolina Facility of the Year

2017 USTA Tennis Pro of the Year/Anibal Braga

Our Tennis Center features:

  • Professional instruction & camps for youth, men & women
  • 8 clay and 8 hard courts; all lighted
  • Courts appropriately sized for 10 and under play
  • Full Service Tennis Pro Shop
  • USTA League Play
  • Wheelchair Tennis Program
  • Social and IntraKroc events
  • Community Outreach
  • Programmable ball machines and backboard for training

Visit Us!

Kroc Tennis Center
205 Gibbs Street,Greenville, SC 29601
Phone: (864) 241-2116

HOURS
DAYTIME
Sunday12:30pm-7:30pm
Monday-Thursday8am-9:30pm
Friday8am-8pm
Saturday8am-7pm

Kroc Tennis

TENNIS SHOP

We’ve Got the Gear!    

Rackets

  • We are authorized dealers of Babolat, Dunlop, Srixon, and Head rackets; carrying a full line of rackets to fit your unique needs.
  • A certified master racket technician is on staff offering professional racket stringing & repair using the latest racket technology.
  • Our popular racket demo program offers trial usage prior to your purchase.
  • In addition to adult rackets, we offer age-appropriate rackets for children, in accordance with the USTA’s “10 and Under Tennis” program.

    Shoes & Accessories

  • We will make sure the shoe fits!  Durable and comfortable tennis specific shoes are sold in our shop.  Choose from several major manufacturers.
  • We offer a full line of accessories including strings, grips, overgrips, socks, hats, and clothing, as well as refreshments.

Lesson & Group Lesson Rates

By Appointment

Taking your game play a bit more seriously? Improve your proficiency while having fun through our wide range of tennis lessons.
One-on-one or with a group, our instructors will take your skills to the next level.

MEMBERS
MEMBERS30 minutes60 minutes90 minutes
1 player$27$50$75
2 players$15$27$40
3 playersn/a$19$28
4-6 playersn/a$13$19
NON-MEMBERS
NON-MEMBERS30 minutes60 minutes90 minutes
1 player$29$55$82
2 players$17$30$44
3 playersn/a$23$32
4-6 playersn/a$16$23

ADULT CLINICS AND ACTIVITIES

League play is a prominent aspect of the Kroc Tennis Center.  Teams for every age, gender and skill level are registered through USTA and a local flex league program.  Call us to learn more about our league program for members and non-members.

ADULT SCHEDULE
CLINICDAYTIMEMEMBER
Cost per Clinic
NON-MEMBER
Cost per Clinic
All Level Drill ClinicTuesday & Thursday 6:30 -7:30 pm$12$14
Adult 3.5/4.0

Wednesday

11:00 am–12:30 pm$18$21
Adult 2.5/3.0Friday11:00 am–12:30 pm$18$21
Cardio BlastThursday 1:00 – 2:00 pm$12$14
All Level Drill ClinicSaturday10:00–11:00 am$12$14
  • Players should register for adult clinics 24 hours in advance by calling the Tennis Center at (864) 241-2116.
  • Clinics may be shortened if minimum enrollment is not met.

JUNIOR CLINICS AND ACTIVITIES

JUNIOR SCHEDULE
AGELEVELSCHEDULEMEMBERNON-MEMBER
4-5Little KrocsFriday 3:30-4:30 pm$66$78
6-12Saturday ISaturday 11am – Noon$66$78
13-18Saturday IISaturday Noon-1 pm$66
$78
5-8FUNdamentals IMonday & Wednesday
3:30 – 4:30 pm

Tuesday & Thursday
3:30 – 4:30 pm

$132

$156

9-11FUNdamentals IIMonday & Wednesday
3:30 – 4:30 pm

Tuesday & Thursday
3:30 – 4:30 pm

$132

$156

11-18Beginner TeenMonday & Wednesday
6:00 – 7:00 pm
$132$156
13-18High SchoolMonday – Wednesday 4:30 – 6
Choose 2 days per week
$198$234
8-12Academy I;

2 Days Per Week

Monday thru Thursday

4:30 – 6:30 pm

Choose 2 days per week

$264$312
8-12Academy I;

3-4 Days Per Week

Monday thru Thursday

4:30 – 6:30 pm

Choose 2 days per week

$330$390
13-18Academy II;

3-5 Days Per Week

Sunday thru Thursday

4:30 – 6:30 pm

Choose 3-5 days per week

$396$468

2018  Session II (February 25- April 14)

  • Rain day allowances included in pricing.
  • FUNdamentals I & II and/or the High School Clinic students who choose to clinic 4 days per week will receive a 20% discount.
  • Academy I and II include conditioning every Tuesday and Thursday; 6:30 – 7:30 pm.
  • No clinic Sunday, April 1st – Easter.
JUNIOR SCHEDULE
AGELEVELSCHEDULEMEMBERNON-MEMBER
4-5Little KrocsFriday 3:30-4:30 pm$66$78
6-12Saturday ISaturday 11am – Noon$66$78
13-18Saturday IISaturday Noon-1 pm$66
$78
6-8FUNdamentals IMonday & Wednesday
3:30 – 4:30 pm
$121 $143
6-8FUNdamentals ITuesday & Thursday
3:30 – 4:30 pm
$132$156
9-11FUNdamentals IIMonday & Wednesday
3:30 – 4:30 pm
$121$143
9-11FUNdamentals IITuesday & Thursday
3:30 – 4:30 pm
$132 $156
13-18High SchoolMonday – Thursday 4:30 – 6 pm
Choose 2 days per week
$198$234
13-18High School +30Monday – Thursday 4:30 – 6 pm
Choose 2 days per week
$264$312
8-12Academy I;

2 Days Per Week

Monday thru Thursday

4:30 – 6:30 pm

Choose 2 days per week

$264$312
8-12Academy I;

3-4 Days Per Week

Monday thru Thursday

4:30 – 6:30 pm

Choose 3-4 days per week

$330$390
13-18Academy II;

3-5 Days Per Week

Sunday thru Thursday

4:30 – 6:30 pm

Choose 3-5 days per week

$396$468

2018  Session III (April 15 – June 2)

  • Registration begins April 2 (through April 12th)
  • Inclement weather discount is built into the clinic price (two days for 2-day clinics, one day for 1-day clinics)
  • Academy I and II include conditioning Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:30 – 7:00 pm
  • No clinic Monda, May 28 – Memorial Day.

Anibal Braga

Director of Tennis

Anibal Braga serves as Director of Tennis for the Kroc Tennis Center. Anibal was hired as Head Teaching Professional July 2011 upon the opening of the Tennis Center whereby he continues to build and lead adult and junior programming.  For 9 years prior, he was the Director of Tennis at Green Valley Country Club in Greenville, SC.  Anibal earned a BS in Marketing and an MBA from Auburn University at Montgomery, where his teams won two NAIA National Championship tennis titles.  He served as Assistant Coach at Auburn University Montgomery (1996-7) and Clemson University (1998-2001).  Anibal is a PTR Certified Professional, a Senior Instructor at the Clemson University Tennis Camp, as well as a Certified Yoga Instructor.  Anibal was named 2017 USTA South Carolina John Newcomb Tennis Pro of the Year.

Brad Cranford

Teaching Professional

Master Racquet Technician

Brad Cranford is a PTR Certified Professional and USRSA Master Racquet Technician who joined the Kroc Tennis team in 2011.  Prior to Kroc, Brad was a store manager at Sports Authority for 18 years.  Brad owned and managed a tournament racquet stringing team which traveled to ITF, ATP, WTA, and USTA events servicing the racquets of the touring pros.  Brad played varsity tennis at USC Union and USC Spartanburg and graduated from the PTR Van der Meer Tennis University in 1988.  He has been the Associate Director of the USC Tennis Camps for 25 years and has coached high school and collegiate tennis.

Ashley Hungerford

Teaching Professional

Ashley is a USPTA Certified Professional who has a solid playing and teaching background.  Since 2015, Ashley has been teaching adults and juniors at the Kroc Tennis Center.  Developing a player’s game is her motivation.  Having fun along the way is her joy.  Ashley has taught tennis in Colorado and Virginia, developing programs and camps all the while.  Ashley played for Florida Southern College and Georgia Southern University, where she earned a BS in Marketing and several academic and athletic awards.

Terry Rookard

Teaching Professional

Terry Rookard has been teaching tennis to adults and kids as long as he can remember!  The Kroc Tennis Center has been his teaching grounds since the opening in 2011.  Terry is the Head Tennis Coach for boys and girls at Southside High and has served in this role for the past 10 years.  Terry has been awarded SC HS Coach of the Year 5 times!  He is a former SC #1 in both singles and doubles.

Marcelo Yshikawa

Teaching Professional

Marcelo joined the Kroc Tennis Center as a Teaching Professional instructing adult and junior players in 2017.  Born and raised in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Marcelo served as Assistant Tennis Coach at the Mazzeo Tennis Academy.  Marcelo played varsity tennis for North Greenville University where he earned a BS in Sports Management with an emphasis in Coaching.  Marcelo has instructed for Future Stars Summer Camps at Farmingdale State College and is a PTR Certified Professional.

Robert LeBuhn

Teaching Professional

Rob is a PTR Certified Professional with seventeen years of experience directing a variety of tennis programs in New Jersey, Wisconsin, California and even Hawaii! His passion as a Special Education Teacher led him to use his tennis skills on and off the court with special and able bodied players.  Rob has led camps, tennis academies, and even advised on a movie set.  He has coached boys and girls varsity tennis teams and was selected as the 2002 New Jersey State Coach of the Year.  Robert played varsity tennis at Lafayette College, where he earned a BA in Government Law and History and a Masters in Russian Literature and History.  He grew up training at the Harry Hopman Tennis Academy in Florida, achieving a top 20 junior ranking in the USTA’s Eastern Section.  Before deciding on a tennis career, he was an Underwriting Manager and an Account Executive for major financial companies.  Rob is also a Platform Tennis Certified Instructor and player, ranked in the top 10 nationally numerous times since 1995.

Calvin Sullivan

Teaching Professional

Calvin is a PTR Certified Professional who simply loves being on the court.  Whether he is competing or teaching, he puts it all out there.

Calvin joined the Kroc team in 2016.  He graduated from University of Charleston West Virginia with a BS in Health Sciences Athletic Training. He is currently pursuing another degree in Psychology.