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Mike is currently the Director of Junior Development & Head Tennis Professional at the Countryside Country Club in Clearwater, Florida. Originally from Southern Indiana, Mike played collegiate tennis at the University of Evansville and Oakland City University. Under his tutelage, dozens of players have made their way to the college ranks.


His teaching focuses on the core values of-

  • Effort, Attitude, & Energy - What YOU can control.
  • Resiliency with a Growth Mindset
  • Accountability and being Engaged
  • Quality and Professional
  • Playing with determination, confidence, grit, and being tough on the court.
  • Finding a playing style that is tailored to YOUR game. 


Baugh Elite Tennis specializes in tennis training and development. From youth beginner to high school athletes training for possible college scholarship opportunities, and even training for your local adult league. All ages and ability levels are welcome.


Awards and Honors

Mike has had the honor of being named to numerous awards. Check them out here...

About Us



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Articles Published

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Certifications and Education

Mike has been named one of the most educated professionals in the industry. Click to read about his certifications and education...

Speaking and Presentations

Mike has spoke around the country, educating coaches and professionals on various aspects of tennis. Click here to find out more information...