Eph Walker is the head of the T.P.G. and has been coaching for over 40 years. During that time Walker, and the T.P.G., have developed over 65 young players to the collegiate level. Walker and the T.P.G. have developed two players who played for NCAA National Championship teams and a total of eight players on NCAA Top Ten teams. Currently the T.P.G. has two players in top national programs at Kentucky and Texas. Walker and the T.P.G. have developed a number of Southern champion junior players along with top nationally ranked players.
Currently the T.P.G. has a former top 10 junior in the Girl's 12s in the U.S. who is now a top 12 in 14 and under in the U.S. The T.P..G. currently works with the #1, 12, 14 and 16 and under Boy's in Alabama and a number of other highly ranked junior players.
The T.P.G. and Walker have developed scholarship athletes playing for the following colleges:
Alabama, Auburn, L.S.U., Mississippi, Vanderbilt
Kentucky, Dartmouth, South Alabama, Springhill College
University of Mobile, Rhodes, Suwanee, Mississippi Southern
Oglethorpe, Huntingdon, U.A.B., University of South Florida, West Point
University of North Alabama, Texas, Texas A&M, Illinois and others.
The T.P.G. guides its junior players through the everyday work on and off the court, we assist in coordinating a tournament schedule with player's parents, and coaches in order to find a program that fits the player's needs in academics as well as tennis.