Denny Schackter

Tennis Instructor

Phone: 262.367.4999
Email: dschackter@thewac.com

EDUCATION:
Bachelor of Science University of Wisconsin-Madison
Post Graduate work University of Wisconsin-Madison

CAREER/ATHLETIC ACHIEVEMENTS:
University of Wisconsin Men's Tennis Coach 1972-81
Territory Manager Wilson Racquet Sports 1986-2008
Wisconsin High School Tennis Coaches Hall of Fame 2008
United States Professional Tennis Association Hall of Fame 2020
High School and college basketball official from 1970-1983
Contributing writer to RSI (Racquet Sports Industry) Magazine
USTA Volunteer for Midwest Section (Collegiate Committee) and National (High School Committee)
Board Member Milwaukee Tennis Classic and Milwaukee Tennis & Education Foundation

CERTIFICATIONS:
USPTA Elite Tennis Professional
PTR Tennis Professional
CPR-AED
 
SPECIALTIES:
I believe I am a creative, knowledgable, and fun tennis teaching professional
 
INTERESTS/HOBBIES:
University of Wisconsin Alumni activities
Badger Land Miata Club
Lover of dogs and cats (we have 3 felines; Lambeau, Harry and Sally
Theatre
Travel
Reading about American history and politics
 
PHILOSOPHY:
I enjoy teaching a great deal and attempt to make every hour spent with members worth their time, and hopefully, demonstrating a tip or two to make their games better.  My philosophy is to be safe and have fun and.., "make your opponent make the mistake!"