About Olympic Indoor Tennis

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eric schottenstein

Contact Information

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Phone: (614) 403-7566

Year started at Olympic: 2012

Playing Credentials: 

Four-year letter winner at the Division III, NCAA level, for Boston’s Tufts University; finished playing as number one Singles

Ranked number one in the New England Small College Athletic Conference in 1979, notching wins over Dartmouth, Harvard, Boston College, Trinity, Brown, and Yale and seeded 2nd at the NCAA National Championships in Jackson, Mississippi

National United States Amateur Circuit, Top 8 ranking in Doubles and Top 32 ranking in Singles

ATP Circuit throughout the United States and Europe

Coaching Credentials: 

Over 15 years of coaching experience and many USTA achievements for his students, including

  • Winning the OHSAA State Championship Individual Tournament
  • Two Ohio Tennis Coaches Association Team Tournament wins
  • Five Ohio High School State Tournament Championships, both Individual and Team
  • Three runner-up achievements
  • Ten final four team appearances
  • Eighteen sectional championships
  • Fourteen district championships

Awards and Recognition: 

Inducted into the Tufts University “Cavalcade of Champions” in 1980

Professional Tennis Registry Pro of The Year for the state of Ohio, 2016

Columbus Jewish Center's Sports Hall of Fame inductee, first ever citywide, 2015

Greater Columbus Tennis Association Doubles Champ 2015, 2016

Certifications: PTR Highest Level Teaching Pro and Safety and Security Certification, “Quick Start” Certification USTA

Rates: $85/hour

Summer Affiliations: Director of both the Rocky Fork Hunt and Country Club and Jewish Community Center of Greater Columbus

Statement/Coaching Philosophy: Specializes in teaching juniors, beginners, all levels, etc. Focus on aspiring high level juniors that wish to play at the college level.