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eleazar magallan

Owner/Director

  • Master of Science in Industrial Engineering, University of Central Florida, 2008
  • Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, University of Florida, 2004
  • Owner and Founder of Magallan Tennis Academy
  • Coached more top 5 players in Florida than any other academy in the last 5 years
  • Coached ATP, ITF, and top USTA players
  • Championships in ITF and USTA, in all levels including Supernationals
  • SEC Team Champion (2003, University of Florida)
  • Reached #2 College Team Ranking (2003)
  • Highest Individual College Ranking #23 (2002)
  • Highest Doubles College Ranking #14 (2003)
  • 4-Time Junior National Champion in Mexico (1998)
  • ATP singles and doubles player (2006)

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evan specht

  • Team Captain for #1 Ranked NAIA Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in 2006
  • Embry-Riddle Men's and Women's Assistant Coach (2006-2008)
  • Private coach for Noel Scott, ITF Career High of 82, and WTA 762
  • Coached at US Open, Osaka World Super Junior Grade A, Casablanca Junior Cup Grade A, and Orange Bowl
  • Coached Eddie Herr champions, Orange Bowl Finalists, and ITF 10K Singles Champions. 
  • 10 Years of experience as a private coach
  • Coached at Grunt Athletics, Delray Competitive Tennis and MTA

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Bill Cook

  • Bachelor of Arts in History (Grove City College)
  • All Conference Player at Grove City College (NCAA Division 3)
  • 1 Adult National Doubles Gold Ball
  • 3 Time National Doubles Finalist
  • UPSTA Certified Instructor for almost 20 years
  • Coached sectionally and nationally ranked players
  • MTA coach since 2012

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John Cook

  • Bachelor of Arts in English Literature (Grove City College)
  • Singles and Doubles player at Grove City College (NCAA Division 3)
  • Team Captain and Conference MVP (1998) at Grove City College.
  • USPTA Certified Instructor for over 20 years
  • Former personal coach of #1 Girls U16 player and #1 Boys player in Eastern Section
  • Students have gone to compete at Notre Dame, Clemson, and Yale among others.

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Guillermo Batallas

  • MTA Fitness Director since 2016
  • Master's Degree in Sports Recreational Activities from Santiago de Guayaquil, Ecuador
  • Degree in Sports Training Methodology from Manuel Fajardo, Cuba
  • Fitness Coach for ATP, WTA, ITF, and USTA players
  • Coach of Nicolas Lapenti (Top 10 ATP), Carlos Avellan /(Top 200 ATP), Sofia Sewing (Top 5 ITF), and 14 and under and 16 and under Eddie Herr Champions
  • Personal Fitness Coach at Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon, and 

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Pavel Mohja

  • Master of Business Administration, concentration in Financial Valuation and Investment Management from Lynn University
  • Bachelor of Science in International Business from Lynn University
  • Lynn University's Men's Tennis Team (2012-2016) - achieved the highest winning percentage in the history of the program
  • Sunshine State Conference 1st Team 2015 and 2016
  • ITF and ATP player
  • Coached National Ranked Players on advanced skills development
  • MTA coach since 2016