About the Davis Foundation and Coach Calvin Calvin Davis: Proven Track Record

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  • Has coached 4 Professional Players in his career.
  • Has coached a US Open Doubles Semi-Finalist (Tripp Phillips) from Juniors to the Pro Level.

Coach Calvin was recently named National High School coach of the year by the Professional Tennis Registry.  He was named by the Charlotte Observer Sports Writers to the “All-Time Top 10 Coaches for All Sports” in Mecklenburg County.

  • High School Tennis Coach of the year 4 times.
  • Received the Carl Bollick Award as presented by the Charlotte Country Day School Boosters.
  • Has won 33 State High School Championships (Boys and Girls for North Carolina 3A Private Schools)

Calvin has helped 80 children use tennis as a pathway to college Here are some examples:


Cecil Brandon

  • University of Alabama
  • Head of International Dealing and Trade Support Service at Mubasher Trade UAE

Alyssa Works

  • UNC Chapel Hill School of Dentistry Gaston Family Health Services
  • DHS General Dentistry

Kelsie Grice

  • Randolph-Macon College
  • Associate Investment Accountant at Genworth Financial

Corey Lee

  • US Military Academy at West Point
  • Residential Growth Properties