Tennis

Our Mission

Cress Creek Country Club is a private, full-service golf and country Club with outstanding golf, dinning, swimming and tennis facilities and programs. The Club exists to serve the social needs of its members and their families. It is the mission of the Club to provide exceptional facilities, excellent programs and the highest level of personal service required to allow all members to take appropriate pride of membership in our Club.

Adult Tennis Junior Tennis

Director of Tennis

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    Carey Powell

    Director of Tennis

    Phone
    Email: tennis@cresscreekcc.com
     

     

  • Carey has over 25 years' experience in the tennis industry. He was selected as the 2006 Missouri Valley USPTA Pro of the Year and 2005 Missouri Pro of the year. He received the 2003 USTA Missouri Valley Outstanding Contributor USA Team Tennis, 2002 USPTA Missouri Valley Division Community Service, the Gerald Perry Lifetime Achievement Award and numerous awards for his dedication to the game of tennis. As a player he has competed on the USTA Futures Circuit as well as professional tournaments in Sweden and Germany. As Tennis Director at Sandpiper Bay Resort and Palm Beach Polo in Florida he received Tennis Magazine's Top 50 Tennis Resorts in America award for 18 consecutive years

    Carey has worked with novice to nationally ranked players as well as having had the privilege of coaching professional players on the WTA circuit. He wrote and produced the video, Instant Tennis, a simplified teaching system to make learning tennis easy and fun. He directed the Carey Powell Junior Tournament Camp and was the Tournament Director for the USTA National 35's Clay Court Championship.

    Pro Shop Phone 630-420-7171