Coach Pete Polkinghorn

  • Coach Pete has been playing competitive tennis for 57 years.  He played for Westlake in middle school and high school. He played collegiate tennis for hall of fame coach Fred Kniffen in Tyler, Texas.  After college, Coach Pete played professional tennis on both the Pro Penn tour and the American Express tour. He has been the head tennis and pickleball professional at Georgetown Tennis Center for the past 12 years.  He has been married to his wife Rhonda for 42 years and they have 2 sons together and a new grandson.