JASON TERRY | Director of Racquet Sports
USPTA PRO/PPR Pickleball Coach
Jason is a USPTA tennis professional who has been teaching tennis for over 30 years and recently received The USPTA Regional Tennis Professional of the year award for 2014. He has a passion for the game and enjoys teaching all ages and abilities. A few of his accomplishments are assisting Bill Beverly on a tennis tip show “Racquet Talk” and playing on a USTA 4.5 team from Portland, ME, that finished 3rd in the Nation. He also served as the co-director for Maine’s Jr Competition Training Center, where elite juniors from around the state were trained and instructed in game strategy with the help of advanced sports science. Jason’s other interests are spending time with his wife and 6 kids.
Call or E-mail Jason: 207-729-8433, [email protected]
| ANDREA GEORGIAN | CO-DIRECTOR/USPTA PRO/PPR PICKLEBALL COACH
(Ten and Under, Adult Development Programs)
Andrea, a 5.0 USTA player, learned tennis at the age of 5 and grew up playing USTA tennis in Massachusetts. She was a ranked in the top 20 in New England during high school and played #1 for her high school team. She went on to play number one singles and doubles at Bates College, where she captained the team through a successful season her senior year. She currently is a 5.0 ranked player who is ranked #3 doubles in the nation and who plays on Women’s and Mixed Doubles USTA teams.
Andrea has coached 6 years of high school girls tennis along with teaching high school English. She owned and ran the Bridgewater Tennis Academy for two summers. As well, she taught at the Damariscotta YMCA and at Maine Pines summer tennis camps. After taking some time off to raise her 4 kids, she earned her USPTA and USPTR Certifications.
Andrea currently teaches the Ten & Under program (including Preschool and the Schools Program), the Junior Development Program, the 123 Adult Tennis Program, High Performance Ladies, Homeschool Tennis, coaches women’s tennis teams, teaches Private Lessons, and runs Tennis Birthday Parties. As well, she runs a variety of Tennis Clinics such as Cardio, Adult Camp, Triples, and Skills & Drills, and she administers the Tennis Ladder. In 2014 she was the USPTA Regional Pro of the Year, and has served as Vice President of the USPTA Board.
Andrea is the #1 Women’s Singles Player in Maine, the #1 Women’s Doubles Player in New England, and the #3 Women’s Doubles Player in the nation.
E-mail Andrea: [email protected]
| XANDER KNOX | TENNIS PRO
Xander Knox began playing tennis at Maine Pines Racquet and Fitness when he was 12 years old as part of the Junior Development Program and developed his skills in the High-Performance program. He played doubles and singles as a member of the Brunswick High Varsity Tennis Team. After college, he returned to Brunswick and began working with Coaches Jason and Andrea as an assistant tennis coach. Xander enjoys teaching Red Ball and Orange Ball tennis to children and coaching JDP, as well as providing lessons to adults. Xander recently got his USPTR certification.
| TAYLOR KROWITZ | TENNIS PRO
Taylor Krowitz is a USPTA tennis professional who has been coaching for seven years. He has coached players of all ages and abilities including those who are new to tennis, rediscovering the sport, or training to compete. Taylor practices law for a national firm in its Portland office, plays video games, and enjoys discovering unique food and drink. Taylor moved to Maine in 2016 after college, spending time in Bangor and Portland before he, his fiancée and their cat moved to Brunswick in late 2022.
| JOHN MCFADDEN | TENNIS PRO
John McFadden, from New Jersey, has been involved in tennis since 1988. He has lived in Maine for the past four years and volunteers for the pee wee football team and the Freeport high school girl’s tennis team. As a junior he played in various tennis programs and tournaments. John has twenty years of tennis instructor work and coaching, including for the NY Jr. Tennis league, Althea Gibson Foundation, and Branch Brook Tennis Club. He recently got certified to coach.