Racket Sports


Step onto our exceptional Racket Facility at Hunting Hills Country Club, where excellence meets innovation. Our two indoor cushioned courts boast a tournament-level LED lighting system with backlights and a reflective puncture-resistant ceiling, ensuring an unparalleled playing experience. Outside, the facility expands to four state-of-the-art outdoor pickleball courts, providing additional opportunities for members to enjoy this rapidly growing sport.

In addition to the outdoor pickleball courts, we offer three lighted hard tennis courts and four Har-Tru (clay) courts, creating a diverse playing environment to suit every preference. The ladies' and gentlemen’s locker rooms are meticulously designed, featuring wooden lockers and well-appointed shower and dressing room areas, ensuring comfort and convenience.

Our Racket Facility operates seven days a week, providing ample opportunities for members to enhance their game. Guided by our dedicated Racket Professionals, our mission is to help members not only improve their skills but also to foster a lifelong love for "The Sport of a Lifetime." Experience the epitome of racket sports excellence and innovation at Hunting Hills Country Club.

Indoor Tennis Facility 

Outdoor Hard Courts

Outdoor Clay Courts

Pickleball Courts

2024 Racket Sports Calendar

Coming Soon 

Clinic Schedule


Adult Advanced Clinic 3.5/4.0: 12:00pm-1:15pm
Pickleball Clinic: 11am-12pm  (Weather Permitting)


Adult Beginner & Intermediate Clinic: 11:30am-12:45pm


Adult Cardio Clinic “Hit to get fit!”  - 10:30am to 11:30am

Advanced Junior Live Ball Clinic (12 - 18 years old): 4:30pm - 6pm


Advanced Junior Tennis Clinic (12 - 18 years old): 4pm-5:30pm

Winter Junior Clinics 2024

January 9th Beginner-Intermmediate: 4:00pm -4:45pm

January 9th Intermediate- Advanced: 4:45pm-5:30pm

January 10th Beginner: 4:45pm-5:30pm

January 12th Advanced: 4:30pm-6:00pm

For more information call or text John Barker (540)-580-7780

Private Lessons

Call to inquire about pricing for Pickleball and Tennis Lessons 

Pro Shop

Crafted by our USPTA certified professional, John Barker, the Hunting Hills Racket Sports Program is tailored to cater to all ages and ability levels. Our Racket Sports Professionals curate a dynamic range of offerings, including adult and junior clinics, group and private lessons (complete with video instruction), and an exceptional junior program. Furthermore, they take the lead in organizing and directing various tournaments, including the prestigious American Heart Association Tournament and several run several other local doubles tournaments. Elevate your racket sports experience with our comprehensive program, designed to meet your every need on and off the court.

John Barker- Director of Racket Sports

Meet John, our distinguished USPTA Certified Head Tennis Professional and Lifetime USTA Member, an integral part of the Hunting Hills community since 1987. Starting as an Assistant Pro, he ascended to the role of Head Professional and Director of Tennis in 1991, a position he has held with unwavering commitment.

A graduate with honors from Radford University, John's passion for tennis has roots in his days as the NO.1 player on the Division I Men's Tennis team. His coaching prowess extends to guiding top college-level players, including K.J. Hippensteel, a Roanoke tennis luminary who achieved a career-high #150 world ranking.

Beyond coaching, John has maintained an impressive playing career, earning the Mid-Atlantic USPTA 35 and Over Player of the Year title three times, most recently in 2006. His dedication to the sport and his contributions to the tennis community make him an invaluable asset to Hunting Hills Country Club.

Email: jhbarker5@gmail.com

Shepherd Newcomb- Assistant Racket Sports Professional

Shepherd stands as a distinguished USPTA Elite Professional and an NCAA Alum with an impressive tennis journey. His stellar resume boasts three NCAA DII National Tournament appearances in as many years, an individual national ranking, and the prestigious title of 3X Pacwest Player of the Week.

Coming from a family of seven, Shepherd's tennis roots run deep, with four family members now recognized as professional tennis coaches. Earning his USPTA certification at the age of eighteen, Shepherd followed a competitive junior career that saw him ranked in the top ten of the Northern California boys division. His journey led him to Los Angeles, where he showcased his talents as a key player for Azusa Pacific University. Shepherd's multifaceted experience and dedication to the sport make him a valuable asset to our tennis community.

Phone: (650) 283-3708
Email: shepherdnewcomb35@gmail.com