SGI Team

Sports Group International's employees are highly-trained, experienced and dedicated to your success.

Roberto Arguello

Academy Tennis Director

My personal experience with years of competition at a professional level has provided me the ability to develop and maintain efficient stroke production, execute intense strategy, build confidence and mental toughness, critique and design specific training programs, and provide fundamental reminders in order to achieve an overall improvement of one's efficiency.

 

 - Best world ATP ranking No.38 (1983/84)

 - Best ranking of Argentina No.3 (1983/84

 - Best ranking in France No. 3 (1983/84)

 - Majors Played: French Open / US Open / Wimbledon / Montecarlo / Rome / Venecia

 - Sparring Partner of Pete Sampras 1992 - 1995

Roberto Argüello Resume
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Alexandru Gasca Silav

High Performance Hitting Partner - Touring Professional

Originally from Romania. I started playing tennis 5 days before I turned 11. By the time I was 14 I was a top 20 junior in my age division in Romania, just a few spots behind players like Wimbledon champion Horia Tecau, Wimbledon and Roland Garros semifinalist Florin Mergea, and former top 100 player Adrian Ungur.

I came to the U.S. at 19 years old and played college tennis division 1 for Nicholls State University for 4 years.

Currently 31 years young and for the past 6 years I have been training and competing at the professional futures level. I have the constant opportunity to practice, observe, chat and learn from, and be friends with many great players that are on the professional tour.

I am currently playing my best tennis at a high pro level and living my dream and passion to become the best tennis player that I can be.

Magin Ortiga

Training Pro

Magin, 27, helped us during our previous trip in Colombia where three players travelled with us to play ITF futures. Magin played for the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) during his college days and, before that, was a top 3 player in COSAT (South American Tennis Federation). During his time as a top-ranked player in Colombia and South America, Magin trained at the Federacio Catalana Tennis Academy in Barcelona, Spain. There, he finished in the top 10 at the South American Tennis Championships in 2004 (2nd) and 2006 (6th). He also held the No. 1 singles spot in Colombia at the 12, 14 and 16 age groups and was a prominent member of the Colombian National Team in '04 and '06. Magin will be working under the guidance of our High Performance Director/Coach, Yohann Nograbat.

Yohann Nograbat

High Performance Director

Originally from southern France where I picked up at tennis racquet at the age of 5 and fell in love with the game. At the age of 15, I integrated into the Southern National Training Center which led me to a top 20 junior player ranking of France. Upon completion of High School, I was recruited into the D1 tennis team of Illinois State University, holding the #1 singles and doubles position throughout my college career. After  competing for four years, I held the Assistant Coach position for the Mens Tennis team at ISU before deciding to go back to the next generation of juniors who would become D1 tennis players and touring pros.  During my career as a Tennis Director of High Performance I have developed top 14's,16's, and 18's boys in the country, while simultaneously spending time on tour coaching at the pro level.

Jaime Fortuno

Tennis Director @ River Hills Country Club 

Jaime’s career began in Puerto Rico. He has a bachelor of Science Degree in Education. He has played tennis at a very young age and has loved the sport ever since.

Jaime also worked with Jr High Performance Ranking in the USTA tournaments and also work with high performance college team and Academy High School teams. His specially is Jr tennis and Jr High school performance programs and is very proud in achieving a Jr Team tennis champion.  Thanks to his teaching brilliance, some of his students have gotten scholarships with universities in the United States.

Jaime has a 24-year experience teaching and played in 3.5, 4.0, 4.5 USTA teams and has been in Nationals in the years 2010 and 2012. He enjoys teaching and is very motivated all the time in making players better, physically and mentally in order for them to compete at all levels and also compete at USTA tournaments. 

Jaime has been recognized and evaluated during his time as an excellent Junior coach. He has an excellent eye for detecting faults/error that need to be corrected due to his knowledge and experience.

 

Mauricio Calderon

Head Pro @ River Hills Country Club

Mauricio brings over 30 years of playing and coaching experience. Mauricio is a former Colombian Fed Cup Tennis coach. During the past 11 years Mauricio has worked with top ATP players among them Alejandro Falla and Santiago Giraldo (both currently top 50 in the ATP ranking.)  Mauricio worked and traveled with former top 20 WTA Fabiola Zuluga from Colombia. In the junior divisions, Mauricio coached junior South American teams, and travel with top juniors throughout the COSAT circuit.

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