Coach Profiles

Selim Samman - Academy Director

  • Over 15 years of coaching experience developing thousands of young players
  • Houston Tennis Association JTT Captain Hall of Fame inducted 2017 
  • Directs Summer and holiday Camps; Junior Team Tennis (JTT) programming, 10U and Challenger Programs for King Daddy Sports
  • Provides an amazing, fun, learning and developmental environment for all students to learn and grow
Private Lesson Contact Info:
Email: Szssamman@gmail.com
Phone: 832-661-7550
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Sidney Cooper - High Performance Coach, Adult Tennis Director


  • USPTA Certified
  • 30+ years of coaching experience, specializes in stroke development and competition readiness
  • He has personally trained and developed 21+ players that competed NCAA division 1, 2, and 3
Private Lesson Contact Info:
Email: holding.serve@gmail.com
Phone: 617-905-2963
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Todd Smith 

- Academy Coach

  • Over 25 years of coaching experience
  • Taught at Clemson and Kentucky under Coaches Chuck Kriese & Dennis Emery
  • Coach with King Daddy sports since 2003 
Private Lesson Contact Info:
Email: Toddalansmith@hotmail.com
Phone: 832-515-6070
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Willie Salvador - High Performance Coach

  • USPTA Certified
  • Over 20 years of coaching experience
  • Coached players to compete at college & professional levels
Private Lesson Contact Info:
Email: willie.salvador@missouricitytx.gov
Phone: 281-684-6927
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