Jerry Howard, Tennis Director

Velocity Junior Tennis Development

In partnership with Tennis Corporation of America, we’re bringing the very best in tennis instruction to West Clermont! Our Velocity junior development program is leading the way in helping players ages 3-18 develop tennis fundamentals and passion for the game. Our junior programs provide a clear pathway to tennis excellence. Structured around effective growth and development principles, players move at their own pace based on ability, improvement and commitment.

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Private Tennis Lesson

Private lessons are now available at West Clermont HealthPlex! Lesson can be scheduled at your convenience. Contact Jerry at to get started.

About Our Tennis Director

Jerry Howard comes to us with over 30 years of experience coaching city, state and national junior tennis champions. Nine of his students have won the Ohio High School State Tournament. Plus, his players have won NCAA national collegiate titles, played on the pro tour and been inducted into the Cincinnati Tennis Hall of Fame. Underlying this success, Jerry’s primary focus is on building character, developing potential and academic achievement.

As a player, Jerry was an All-Conference selection and Most Valuable Player at UNC-Charlotte. He later graduated from the academically prestigious University of California at Berkeley. He actively supports “grass roots” tennis programs for children at local playgrounds and schools.