Jos Deguchi Elite Tennis

Tennis in Texas

Dedicated to the personal development of each player, Jos Deguchi has been guiding excellent juniors to higher levels of competition since 2002. 


Jos offers a progressive training program for beginners, intermediate and advanced students at the Jack Coleman Tennis Center in Garland, Texas.


For the past decade, Deguchi's focus is on junior development instilling valuable work ethics to students both on- and off-the-court. Among the many excellent juniors who benefitted from his mentorship is Texas's High-School Singles Champion and Notre Dame's college star Kristen Rafael. 


Rafael was named 2007 Scholar Athlete of the Year and was a "Summa Cum Laude" in high school posting among the Top 5 of the national recruiting class by


Texas' scholar-athlete Kristen Rafael.

While under Deguchi's tutelage, Rafael won the singles and doubles champion at the Texas Summer Grand Slam (G18). She went undefeated at the USTA Junior Fed Cup Championships (G18) and reached the doubles semi-finals at the 2006 USTA National Hard Court Championships (G18); Singles and Doubles National Open champion (G16). 


Dominating most of the junior levels, Rafael was awarded Player of the Year by the Dallas Tennis Association (2001, G12; 2002 and 2003, G14; 2004, G16; 2005 and 2006, G18); and most notably the Dallas Morning News and Star Telegram Player of the Year as a senior.


Garland's Jack Coleman Tennis Center

Jos Deguchi Elite Tennis is located at the Jack Coleman Tennis Center at Rick Oden Park, 1010 W.Miller Road in Garland, Texas.


Owned by the City of Garland, the 13-tennis court facility is also home to Adult and Junior Leagues, Youth Camps and Cardio Tennis programs organized by Fort Battad Jr. and Ms. Laurie Hock.


For more information, please download the JOS DEGUCHI ELITE TENNIS general fees and guidelines. Interested participants may directly call: Mobile: 469-233-4164 or Front Desk 972-205-2778 and/or email below (

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