Committed to Excellence

At University City Racquet Club, we pride ourselves on having an amazing team that is professional, service-oriented, and friendly. Our entire staff is committed to making your tennis goals a reality, working closely with you to understand your needs.


Simon Shen

Director of Operations - Head Instructor

Simon is a certified USPTA Elite Professional. He played collegiate tennis at UC Santa Barbara, where he graduated with a B.A. in Business and Economics in 2000. Simon also played Davis Cup for Taiwan. He was the head instructor at Pacific Beach Tennis Club from 2002 to 2016, where he worked with elite level juniors and adults of all levels. Simon has worked at UCRC since 2016. He brings a wealth of playing and teaching experience to the club. As the tennis director and manager at UCRC, Simon is dedicated to revitalizing the club into a family-friendly community for tennis players of all levels


Danielle Devor

Tennis Instructor


Danielle "Dani" Devor enjoys working with junior players and adults of all skill levels. She is a USPTR certified professional. Her positive and enthusiastic attitude make her a favorite for private lessons and clinics


Stop by and say "Hello" to our clubhouse staff who are ready to assist you with anything you need: reservations, lessons, clinics, racquet stringing, and equipment