Bill Fletcher, Director of Tennis
Bill has spent the past 20 years creating comprehensive and competitive tennis programming for all ages. From nationally competitive juniors through adult USTA national champions. Bill's influence in the tennis industry is far reaching. For three consecutive years his program was named one of the Top 50 tennis programs in the nation by the Tennis Industry Association. In 2010, he was named Facility Manger of the Year by USPTA / PNW. For the second time, in 2012, he was named Coach of the Year; he has also won several awards for this energetic teaching style and innovative drills.
Tim Layman, Tennis Professional
Tim is a USPTA-certified teaching professional who has been teaching tennis for 20 years. He has a BA in English from Linfield College, where he played tennis all four years, earning All-American recognition along the way.
John Devorss, Tennis Professional
John was born and raised in Salem, Oregon. He’s a USPTA-certified tennis professional and has been teaching at STSC for 17 years. He played division one tennis at the University of Oregon from 1993 to 1997, graduating with a BA in Elementary Education. In addition to teaching at STSC, John has coached two world team cup titles for the USA in wheelchair tennis.
Shannon Fraser, Tennis Professional
Shannon is USPTA-certified and has been teaching tennis at STSC since 2007. She also coached with the West Salem and Sprague girls tennis teams from 2007 to 2013. She holds a BS in Social Sciences, and has a Secondary Teaching Credential from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, where she also played for the women’s basketball team. Shannon is currently a physical education teacher at Abiqua Academy in Salem; she has two children, Mackenzie and Griffin, who played for Linfield and Pacific University tennis teams.