In addition to our Junior Program, NorCal Tennis Academy also trains professional tour players.  When these players are in town, our junior players will get a chance to not only observe their practices but also join in to experience the intensity and speed of the practice.

Professional Players who have trained here at our academy in 2018-2019

Name: Alessandro Ventre
Junior Career: Top player in his state
Pro Career: Best ranking 916 ATP
Titles & Highlights:

  • Top 3 NAIA College player in the country
  • Numerous titles of USTA Prized Money events

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Name: Julio Silva
Junior Career: NA
Pro Career: Best ranking 140 ATP

  • 4 ATP Challenger Titles
  • 15 ITF Pro Titles
  • Played Davis Cup for Brazil
  • Over 50 Prized Money Events
  • Played 22 Grand Slams Singles Events
  • Wins over: Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic, Diego Shwarztman, Victor Troicki, Gaston Gaudio, Giles Miller, Robin Haase, Pablo Cuevas, etc…

Name: Mahak Jain
Junior Career: #29 in the world
Pro Career: Rising ranking #514 WTA at 17 years old.  She is currently on tour with coach Tom.

  • Competed in MD of Grand Slam Junior: Wimbledon, US Open and Australian.
  • Finalist at $15K professional ITF events.
  • Semi-finalist at $25K Professional ITF event.

Name: Gabriela Tevez
Junior Career: top 10 USTA norcal
Pro Career: Earned first ITF World Tour ranking in 2018
Highlights: Finalist and Champion at Women’s Prized $$$ Event.

Name: Jose Pareira
Junior Career: #4 in the world
Pro Career: Best ranking 232 ATP
Titles: 11 tour singles titles and over 12 doubles titles

Name: Bruno Sant’anna
Junior Career: #14 in the world
Pro Career: Best ranking 337 ATP
Titles: 7 tour singles titles and over 10 doubles titles