Meet Our Teaching Staff

Greg O'Neil

Greg O’Neil, Director of Platform Tennis

Greg O’Neil

Greg O’Neil is Director of Platform Tennis for the Winnetka Platform Tennis Club.

  • 2012 Ranked as high as #20 in the country on the APTA National Platform Tennis Rankings
  • 2012 Hinsdale Challenge Semifinalist
  • 2008 Chicago Charities Quarterfinalist, finished 6th place overall
  • Recorded wins over several teams ranked top 5 in the country
  • PPTA Pro 1/USPTA Pro 1
  • PPTA National Tester
  • Contributing author for Platform Tennis Magazine

Email Greg:

Alan Graham

Alan Graham, “Mr. Paddle”

Alan Graham

Alan, AKA “Mr. Paddle”, has taught paddle for more than 40 years. He is a three-time Senior Men’s National Champion and has been commissioner of the Chicago Platform Tennis Charities since 1995.  Under his leadership, Chicago has grown from 850 players to nearly 3000 and accounts for nearly 1/3 of the APTA’s membership! Alan is a 2010 inductee into the APTA Hall of Fame.

Email Alan:

Robert Stahl

Robert Stahl, Assistant Pro

Robert Stahl, Assistant Pro

AKA The Cajun, Robert is a PPTA-certified pro who plays and teaches paddle year round.  He is currently the Chicago Rep for Total Platform Tennis LLC court builders.  He is an instructor for Winnetka Park District beginner and intermediate classes, and is available for private and group lessons.

Email Robert:





Mike Brual

Mike Brual

MIke Brual is the newest member of the WPTC pro staff. Mike is certified by the Professional Platform Tennis Association and brings a lot of playing and teaching experience to the court. Whether you are a novice or an advanced level player, Mike can help you reach your paddle goals. Please contact the Head Pro if you are interested in a private or group lesson with Mike. Email Greg: