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Hardscrabble Club Professional Staff
Head Tennis Professionals:   Randy Mani, Richard Krizso  Staff Tennis Professionals:    Juan Pena, Herman Batuyev, Otto Enukidze, Brad Harrington, Dan Shoemaker, Todd Jesperson, Kevin Kumerle, Joe Melian Assistant Tennis Professionals:   Susan Brand, Arnaud Valentin, Rohan Mani Director of Tennis: Randy Mani
Randy Mani
is a former world ranked touring Pro, whose career highlights include qualifying to play at the French Open (1982) and Wimbledon (1982 and ’83). He has a BA (English Literature). Randy is USPTR (Professional) certified and is well known in the USTA/Eastern’s world of Junior Tennis as a top caliber Coach. With more than 22 years of coaching experience, Randy’s students include several juniors who have achieved top Sectional, National and/or ITF rankings – and who have gone on to represent their colleges on Div I and II teams and/or also played professionally. Randy is inspired by and dedicated to the art of coaching tennis, as is evident in all programs spearheaded by him.

Richard Krizso
was a top-ranked player in Slovakia and was Captain of the Hungarian Junior Tennis Team. Before joining RMTA in 2001, Richard coached several of Europe’s top players, including a junior champ – Nagy Kyra and women’s champ – Marosi Katalin. Richard is USPTR (Professional) Certified. He is Director of RMTA’s Tournament Training Program (TTP), works exclusively with aspiring juniors and has many past and current ranked players, including at the professional level, as his students.

JP (Juan Pena) 
is a USPTA certified Professional (Level 1) with over 25 years of teaching experience that includes beginners to tournament players. He has coached junior national champions in Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic. He has been Resident Tennis Pro at 2 of Puerto Rico’s top hotels for 22 years. Some of JP’s career highlights are: Doubles Champ (18 and under) Dominican Republic, National Champion in Singles and Doubles,  #1 Player – Singles and Doubles, Sacred Heart University, Puerto Rico (education: Masters in Labor Relations), Tournament of Champs. Winner (Puerto Rico), and 3-time Winner of the 35 and over Masters Singles and Father & Son Championship. JP has been a popular Staff Pro at the Club since 2006. He also manages the Club’s Pro Shop and all racquet-stringing.

Herman Batuyev

hailing from Ukraine, Herman was most recently the touring Coach of Yuliana Fedak (WTA #63) on the international circuit. He has years of experience, in-depth knowledge of the sport and has even authored a book on coaching tennis. Herman is Coach of the North Salem School’s Boys and Girls Varsity Teams. He teaches in the JDP and TTP Departments. He is also the Club’s Tournament Director and runs about 30 USTA Tournaments at the Club each year.
Lance Dorfi
a graduate of North Salem High School (2005), he had a USTA Sectional Ranking of Top-25 in Boys 16s at that time. He graduated from Manhattanville College (2009) with a degree in Business Management (Academic Honor Roll, Member / Business Honor Society). Lance captained the tennis team, leading them to their first ever ‘All-League’ title as well as he personally earned the ‘Sportsmanship Award’. He is USPTR (Instructor) certified and teaches primarily in the JDP. He continues to study towards a post-graduate degree.

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