Matthew "Buddha" Coerver
Director of Tennis and Assistant GM
A native of Weimar, Texas, Matthew joined the Cliff Drysdale team in 2010 after a successful tenure as a coach of top ranked juniors at the world-renowned John Newcombe Tennis Ranch. He served as the Director of Tennis at In-Shape Stockton Marina for 7 years, growing an impressive program including a widely successful summer camp. In 2015, he was promoted to Regional Director, overseeing all 7 Cliff Drysdale Managed In-Shape facilities. Buddha's tennis coaching ability for all levels of players makes him a huge asset to our team!
Originally from Russia, Anya was a member of the Russian National Tennis Team from 1999-2005 and a College All-American here in the US as well as nationally ranked in NAIA singles and doubles 2009. She was most recently the Director of Tennis at In-Shape Tracy for 6 years in northern California, where she built a tremendous program for both Adults and Juniors. Now in Tyler, Anya will serve as membership manager, overseeing member relations and programming.