Philip Kühnen, Tennis Pro

Philip is a native of Germany, and grew up in Spain. He has been playing tennis since he was four years old, learning from his father who was a Wimbledon quarterfinalist in 1989, and Huggy Bear tournament participant. He has lived and competed in Spain at the J.C. Ferrero Equelite Academy, where he was sparring partner of Juan Carlos Ferrero, ex ATP World Number 1; Nicolas Almagro, ATP top 20; and David Ferrer, ATP top 10. He also played on the ITF Junior and Futures tours before attending college. Philip is now living in Phoenix, Arizona playing for NCAA Division 1 Grand Canyon University where the won the conference regular season title in 2016. Overall he has two conference titles, was named first and second All-Conference Team, and nominated to Conference player of the year. Philip started coaching when he was 16, teaching adult and junior clinics. He has coached over the summers since, giving group and private lessons. Recently he has also coached his teammates as an additional coach on the sidelines of NCAA D1 matches. Philip speaks German, English, and Spanish fluently.

Adrian Legarreta, Tennis Pro

Adrian Legarreta was born and raised in Bilbao, Spain. He started playing tennis at the age of 4. He played ITF Futures in Europe before moving to Phoenix, Arizona where he is currently playing NCAA Division 1 intercollegiate tennis for Grand Canyon University. Adrian has been named freshman of the year, first team singles and doubles and conference player of the week numerous times. At the age of 20, he is a certified Elite Professional by the USPTA with 5 years of coaching experience in the Basque Region of Spain. This is Adrian’s first summer at Buckskill Tennis Club. He applies a fun and intensive approach to his coaching.

“I think tennis has to be fun in order to develop players’ skills. I think everyone is able to play tennis and I find people who come out to the court to play and challenge themselves very inspiring. I am looking forward to meeting you all!” – Adrian Legarreta

Marie Deleval, Staff Pro

Marie grew up in Saint-Tropez, South of France. She developed a passion for tennis from her father who coached Michael Chang during his early career. Her love for tennis brought her to the United States in 2013. She played Division I College Tennis for Grand Canyon University for 4 years during which time her team won the WAC Conference in both 2015 and 2017. Marie recently graduated from GCU with Summa Cum Laude recognition with a Bachelor Degree in Finance.

Marie worked for the Tennis Club de Beauvallon in Grimaud, France, owned by her parents and Stefan Edberg. She has coached kids aged 6 to 12 as well as players at a higher level.

Eduardo Cabrera, Tennis Pro

Eduardo Cabrera was born in Bogota, Colombia and started playing tennis at 11 years old. Growing up he competed in ITF juniors, interclub’s and ATP futures. Eduardo was ranked #9 in singles in Colombia and #2 in doubles. He also represented the National Junior Tennis Team from Colombia.

Eduardo has trained and sparred with ATP players and ITF junior athletes such as Key Nishikori, current number 6 in the world, Santiago Giraldo, Alejandro Falla, Maria Shiskina, Xavier Malisse and more. He was also a coach at Condominio Campestre el Penon in Colombia and assistant coach at the Julian Alonso Academy at Bradenton Florida.

Currently Eduardo is attending and playing at Dalton State College and is ranked #4 in the country in NAIA and is the #3 singles players for the team. He is majoring in Business Administration. Eduardo enjoys playing tennis and is looking forward to sharing his knowledge and experience with everyone at Triangle Tennis Club.

Luis LaRiva, Tennis Pro

Luis was the 2013 Florida State High School champion. He was a Florida State semi finalist in 2012, 2014 and 2015. Luis is a PTR certified instructor. He is returning for his fourth season at Buckskill Tennis Club where he has a following of happy clients!

Maria Paula Coyos, Staff Pro

Paula was born in Tucuman, Argentina and has been playing tennis for more than 10 years. She started playing competitive tennis when she was 13 and was ranked top 3 in the province of Tucuman in 12's, 14's, 16's, and 18's. She was also ranked in the top 15 in Argentina in 14's and 16's. She played ITF tournaments in South America. She played for Seward County Community College where she was a runner-up in two National Championships for doubles and third place for singles. Paula also won three Regional Championships in doubles and was a runner-up in singles. Paula worked as a tennis coach in Argentina for 3 summers, coaching players of different levels and ages. She is returning to Triangle for her second year.

Tim Luzardre, Tennis Pro

Tim Luzadre will be teaching at Buckskill for his sixth year this summer. Tim grew up in Michigan, later moving to the Chicago area where he played  satellite qualifiers, and then to New York for business.

Tim doubles as a Head Hockey Coach at Buckskill Winter Club where he has built up a very successful junior hockey program. He will be teaching both private adult and junior lessons as well as junior clinics. He will also be teaching roller hockey for the junior camp!

Tim will be happy to help you with your tennis game this summer.