Dave Carroll, Director of Tennis
Dave is originally from Boston, MA. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and Philosophy from Stonehill College. In 2004, Dave moved to Baltimore to pursue his Master of Arts in Teaching degree at The Johns Hopkins University. Dave worked as an elementary school teacher in Baltimore City for ten years. Prior to teaching, Dave served as a Prevention Specialist for the Baltimore County Department of Health and as a Wellness Coordinator at The Ohio State University. Dave has experience providing tennis instruction to individuals and groups of all skill levels and abilities. He has coached middle and high school tennis teams and has coordinated a summer camp. He is also a former Division I college tennis player and former number one ranked player in the Mid Atlantic region. Dave is extremely excited to work with the amazing team at CTC. He looks forward to continuing to build relationships with students, families, and staff and to instill a life-long love of the game of tennis.
Kirstyn is a tennis instructor and front desk operator at Carroll Tennis Center. She is originally from Bowie, MD. She currently attends Stevenson University in Owings Mills, MD. She will be graduating this upcoming May with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. Kirstyn has experience in providing tennis instruction to elementary through high school students, ranging from beginner to advanced abilities. Kirstyn has experience competing in USTA-sanctioned matches. In 2015, she played on USTA 3.0 Over 18 Women’s Team the "Vicious Vollies". With the Vicious Vollies, she competed in the USTA 3.0 Maryland Sectionals and Regional tournaments, where she went to the Nationals tournament in Tucson, AZ. Kirstyn currently plays on Stevenson University’s Women’s Tennis Team as a singles and doubles player. She also provided assistance in coaching Stevenson’s Women’s Team in 2016. Kirstyn enjoys working at CTC as an instructor and front desk operator. She looks forward to continue aiding her colleagues in fostering a positive environment and providing the fundamental skills needed for a lifetime of tennis enjoyment.
Dylan was born in Baltimore, MD. He moved to Florida at the age of 3. While in FL, he discovered his interest in tennis and has been a huge fan ever since. Twenty years later, Dylan finds himself back in MD at the Carroll Tennis Center. He enjoys teaching students a game that can be played at any level at any age.
Rieck was the Director of Racket Sports at the Roland Run Club for 39 years. Rieck was fortunate eto have current CTC General Manager, Dave Carroll, as his Head Assistant for two summers. Rieck has many Mid-Atlantic and state titles to his credit and has been ranked #1 in both singles and doubles. Rieck was selected as a Baltimore area training pro working with elite junior players. Rieck was the Mid-Atlantic 65 and over singles champion in 2016 and 2017. He has participated in 6 national USTA Championships over the past 12 years. He was inducted into the Dulaney High School Hall of Fame in 2011. Rieck still holds the all time career strikeout record as a pitcher for High Point University. Cardio Tennis, Doubles Strategy sessions, working with USTA teams, and private lessons are his passion.