Jeff Bernales


Jeff is both an MTM and USPTA certified Professional. He was IHSTCA Boys Assistant Coach of the year in 2003. He coached 2 IHSA State Singles Champions from Warren Township High School: Dennis Nevolo, who played #1 at University Of Illinois and is currently ranked 379 on the ATP and whose private coach was Mark Bey, and Denis Bogatov, who won State in 2008 and earned a full scholarship to Michigan State University.

Jeff has been coaching at Warren Township High School since 2001. He remains Assistant Coach for the Girls Varsity team and was offered an Assistant Coach for the Boys Varsity team at Adlai Stevenson High School in Lincolnshire, IL in 2013, winning State in doubles.

In addition to coaching high school, Jeff is a full time teaching Pro at Midtown Athletic Club in Bannockburn, IL. He has had a good run of developing adult women with the 'modern style' of tennis, helping them to excel fairly quickly and qualify for USTA Team Nationals at different NTRP levels.


Jeff Bernales

MTM Tennis Professional


Lindenhurst, IL



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Midtown Athletic Club