Coaching Staff

Joshua Creek has aligned with 3 new coaches this season, who come from two of the most prestigious tennis academies in the area! We very excited about have them merge with our current group to create an amazing new program.

NEW Academy Director

Victor Hoang

victor.joshuacreektennis@gmail.com

A Mississauga native who attended the University of Arkansas before graduating from Middle Tennessee State University on tennis scholarship with a B.A in Business Management. He has a distinguished national playing and coaching career.

  • 4 year Tennis Director at Burlington Tennis Club
  • Former High-Performance coach at ACE Tennis
  • Second Team NCAA All Conference USA
  • 2 Time National Champion
  • 3 Time ITF Champion
  • U14/U16 Team Ontario Coach 2017-2020
  • Member of the Junior Davis Cup team for Canada

 

NEW Performance Program Coach

Flavia Nagayama

Flavia is from Sao Paulo, Brazil who graduated from Middle Tennessee State University on a tennis scholarship with a B.A in Marketing. She has a distinguished international and coaching career.

  • Tennis Canada Club Pro 2
  • Former high-performance coach at Ace Tennis
  • Played WTA for 2 years
  • #3 National Ranking in Brazil
  • 2 Time all-Conference USA player
  • Named to Atlantic Sun All-Conference ITA Scholar Athlete

 

NEW Performance Program Coach

David Vieyra

A Mississauga native who attended the University of Alabama before graduating from DePaul University on tennis scholarship with a B.A in Psychology. He has a distinguished national playing and coaching career.

  • NCAA All American at the University of Alabama
  • 3 Time National Champion, 3 Time ITF champion
  • Team Ontario Summer National U-18/U-14 Head Coach
  • Former ORC Elite program assistant coach

 

Performance Division Coach

Daniel Hoang

A Mississauga native who attended Appalachian State University in North Carolina. Daniel has a distinguished national and international playing background and is evolving as one of the top junior development coaches in Ontario.

  • Attended Appalachian State University on a tennis scholarship
  • 5 times Ontario Provincial Champion
  • Canadian National Finalist
  • Ranked #1 in Ontario U16
  • Top 10 national level player in Canada U14-U18

High-Performance Tennis Coach – Fitness Coach

Megan Blue

Megan grew up as a competitive tennis player and is a certified Tennis Canada Instructor and. In 2016 she graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science and Pre Health Professions from Murray State University where she was Captain of the Women’s Division 1 Tennis Team. She was also named Strength and Conditioning Athlete of the Year in 2016 and went on to earn a Masters in Kinesiology & Exercise Science at Georgia Southern University.

  • 3x All Conference Team Selection
  • 2x Conference Champion (2 NCAA Tournament appearances)
  • Newcomer of the Year (freshman year)
  • Undefeated Singles Conference record Freshman Year
  • NSCA Strength & Conditioning All American

 

High Performance Tennis Coach

Jade Hilton

Jade is a Certified Tennis Canada Instructor with a very successful junior and college playing career. She was a highly ranked Canadian junior who went on a full scholarship to play Division One tennis at the University of Illinois. Jade is involved with our adult lessons during the day and in the evenings and also teaches our junior academy.

 

  •  Certified Tennis Canada Instructor
  • Full Scholarship at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (2018 Graduate)
    •  (B.S. in Broadcast Journalism)
  • 2x U18 Canadian National Doubles Finalist
  • Earned two WTA points
  • Big Ten Sportsmanship Award
  • One NCAA Championship appearance

 

 

Tennis Instructor

Katia Tverdovskat

Katia is from Ryazan, Russia and has been an active tennis player since 6 years old. She has been a strong competitor in both Russian and Canadian junior tennis. Katia was 1st in Halton region for high school tennis in 2018 and 2019. She has competed in OFSAA (The Ontario Federation of Schools Athletic Associations) in 2018 and 2019. Three years in a row she was MVP tennis player at her high school in 2017, 2018, and 2019.

She is a Certified Tennis Canada Instructor and her coaching career started 3 years ago at Joshua Creek. During this time, she has evolved quickly under the guidance of our senior teaching staff and is now a highly recognized member of our team. Katia is very popular with all of her students and takes great pride in seeing her students develop as tennis players.

 

Tennis Instructor

Jason Smith

Information coming soon…

 

Tennis Instructor

Sumair Sayani

Sumair is a Certified Tennis Canada Instructor and has spent his corporate life leading diversified teams around the world. He has coached corporate talent to improve performance and well versed with ways to connect in individual and group settings to trigger higher levels of learning. He is now merging this experience with his passion for Tennis.

Sumair started his formal Tennis coaching with Joshua Creek in 2019. He is also the Tennis coordinator for his residence community and has been instrumental in bringing people of all ages to connect, play, and have fun.
When he is not coaching Tennis, Sumair is a startup founder and advisor to several technology startups.