Mark Centrella
Director of Racquet Sports
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  • USPTA Master Professional
  • DE Tennis Hall of Fame Inductee
  • USPTA Middle States Director of Certification
  • 20+ Years on USPTA Middle States and USTA DE Boards
  • Former Varsity Player,  University of Delaware
In addition to Tennis, Mark's passions are Horror Movies, Philadelphia Eagles, Star Wars and Disney World.  When they need him, Katie, Siena, Amelia and Marco know they can find their husband/dad in his new Eagles-themed basement man cave.  This special place, nicknamed the “Regal Eagle” (can anyone guess the TV show reference?) is equipped with a bar, pool table and fitness area - Mark's own little Disney World.  If anyone ever wants to stop by for a cocktail, just let him know!!!

Shane Racine
Head Tennis Professional
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  • USPTA Elite Tennis Professional
  • USPTA Certified Paddle Professional
  • United States National Tennis Academy Graduate 2001
  • Former 1st Singles and Doubles Player for Cecil College
  • 2011 USTA 4.5 men’s national champions team member
Shane’s time off court is spent with his wife, two step daughters, and lots of furry friends at home including 3 German Shepherds and 5 cats, each with big personalities.  He occasionally even squeezes in a seat on the couch amongst the pack to enjoy a classic movie.  Other hobbies include disc golf, mixed martial arts, gardening, birdwatching and cooking.  Shane is also a part time percussionist in a band with his brother.


Diane Maund
Assistant Tennis Pro
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  • Head Coach of Avon Grove High School Girl’s Tennis (Assistant Coach to the Boys)
  • Former volunteer tennis teacher for Kennett Middle School After the Bell program
  • USTA , Deltri and Cup current player and captain
  • Captained the first Delaware USTA Tri-level national qualifying team
Diane’s favorite aspects of tennis are the personal bonds it fosters and the lifelong learning it enables.  She enjoys spending quality time with her husband Ehren and daughters Taylor and Rachel both on and off the court.  Other interests include travel, cooking, gardening and sharing endless pictures of her adorable Cavalier puppy, Phoebe.

Joe Hodge
Tennis Professional
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  • Head Coach of Delaware State University Women’s Team
  • End of Summer Showdown 4.5 Tournament Singles Champion
  • 2021 Delaware Tennis Ladder Men's Tournament Doubles Champion
  • 2021 Undefeated Singles Player in Delaware USTA 4.0 League
Outside of tennis, Joe has his doctorate in orchestral conducting and currently serves as the Music Director of the Wilmington Community Orchestra at the Music School of Delaware. Other hobbies include rock climbing, grilling, and playing piano. He lives in Trolley Square with his wife, Carly, and his beautiful goldendoodle, Daisy.