Robert Brenes

rob-pro-shot-for-webTennis Director Robert Brenes is a U.S.P.T.A. professional Level 1 Certified Tennis Professional. He is a native of North Carolina and began playing tennis at the age of four. He played all through high school receiving all conference and MVP honors. Robert played collegiate tennis for Pembroke State University where he majored in Pre-Med.

While developing tennis programs for the U.S.T.A, he was awarded the prestigious Tennis Educational Merit Award for teaching by both the North Carolina and Southern Tennis Associations. In 2003, his programs at Freedom Park earned the Jeff Adams Youth Foundation’s Chapter of the Year Award.

Robert currently serves the membership of Foxcroft as the Director of Tennis in charge of managing all tennis operations. He has been associated with the club for nearly 12 years and enjoys teaching players of all ages and ability levels. He currently resides in Charlotte with his wife, Marsha, and three sons.

To contact Robert email him at robert.brenes@foxcrofthills.com or call 704.305.3943.

Matt Kline

MattHead Tennis Professional Matt Kline has been with Foxcroft since 2006. Prior to coming to the club Matt was the head men’s and women’s tennis coach at Belmont Abbey college.

A native of Dayton, Ohio, Matt was the number one ranked junior player in the Ohio Valley Tennis Association and was an all-state performer at Centerville High School. Matt played collegiately at Division 1 Ohio University, where he won 70% of his matches, was Mid-American Conference runner-up in 1990 and served as team captain. He graduated with a degree in journalism in 1991.

Matt has extensive playing and coaching experience, having worked for two summers at the prestigious Stanford Tennis Camp for former men’s coach John Whitlinger. His tennis playing family includes two former WTA tour professionals and two current ATP coaches with clients John Isner, Marty Fish, James Blake and former world number one Jim Courier.

Matt works with all aspects of the Foxcroft program, and has been in charge of the very successful Junior program since 2005. He led our Junior USTA 12 and under team to the North Carolina State Championships three seasons in a row, finishing second in 2009, third in 2011 and taking home the state title in 2010. Matt currently resides and Charlotte with his wife, Windy, and beautiful twin daughters, Taylor and Madeline.

You can email Matt at matt.kline@foxcrofthills.com or call 704.877.3431.

Lourdes Pino

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Tennis Professional Lourdes Pino has taught over ten years both internationally in her native country of Peru as well as here in Charlotte. Lourdes has 2 ITF certifications as well as a fitness certification. She is a highly enthusiastic and energetic instructor with a passion for teaching players of all ages and levels. She continues to enjoy competing in tournaments and spending time with her 3 sons.

You can contact Lourdes at lourdes.pino@foxcrofthills.com or call 704.258.3737.