Stanton Ridge Country Club welcomes our new Tennis Director, Kevin Jackson. He is the Men’s and Women’s Head Coach at Cairn University and led the women to win 2019 & 2021 CSAC Championships and was named CSAC Coach of the Year both years.
He graduated Rhema Bible College which did not offer varsity Athletics but Kevin had a successful playing career at Tottenville High School. His team played for the NYC Championships and won silver two years in a row while competing at Forest Hills (former US Open site). He and his doubles partner also won the NYC Doubles Championships.
Kevin has been a certified USPTA tennis professional since 1988. He is also in the esteemed USPTR “Triple Threat Club” having his PTR professional certification in tennis, platform tennis, and pickleball. He has Directed Tennis at Princeton Tennis Program (USA’s oldest non-profit tennis program); East Brunswick Racquet Club; Hopewell Valley Tennis Club and recently taught at both Pretty Brook Racquet Club and Bedens Brook Club, Princeton.
In addition to an extensive coaching and teaching career, he also brings an impressive tournament record. A standout achievement was his 5.0 USTA team winning divisionals and sectionals to earn a spot at the USTA National Championships held at Flushing Meadows, NY (US Open site). His team outlasted sixteen national teams to compete in the finals where they won silver.