Lake Shore Country Club Staff

Andy  Findlay

Andy Findlay

Tennis Professional
P: (814) 881-4030

As the 3rd-year Tennis Director at Lake Shore C.C., Findlay brings a wealth of experience to our Tennis Program.  Between 1992 – 2003, he was the Head Tennis Coach at Edinboro University of PA.  Additionally, Andy owns and operates the successful ‘ Intense Tennis’  in Western Pa. Andy is the Head Pro at Pennbriar A.C. and was a USTA Tennis Service Representative (TSR) 2007-12.

Andy is the head coach at the USTA Sectional Training Center in Pittsburgh and has attended 43 nat’ l tennis workshops.Since 1998, he has coached the USTA MS Boys’ 18s nat’ l team in Champaign, IL and Kalamazoo, MI in July.  In 1999, Andy completed the USTA High-Performance program in Miami, the USTA’ s Sport Science Level I & II testing and won the nat’ l USTA Collegiate Community Service Award for DII schools.

After becoming a 1981 Communications graduate of Mercyhurst Univ., where he was a 5x All-American and Academic All-American, Andy has 33 years tennis experience in Middle States in playing, teaching, coaching, administrating, and operating camps.

Coach of the Year honors have been bestowed on Andy as men’ s coach in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference in 2000 and 2003 and as Allegheny Mountain District’ s winner in 1992 and 1996.  In 1991, with Dennis Ranalli, the duo was ranked #1 in USTA/MS 35’ s doubles. In 2010, Andy was named the USPTA MS ‘ Pro-of-the-Year.”In 2012, Andy won two USTA AMD Awards: 1. President’ s Award for Jr. Development; 2. Tennis Industry Award for Excellence.  Findlay is the PIAA D10 Girls’  Tennis Tournament Director.     In 2005, Andy was a USTA AMD clinician training over 400 K-12 Phys. Ed. teachers to enrich their curriculums with tennis as a lifetime sport.  Also, in 2006 Andy was undefeated at #1 doubles on the Erie men’ s senior 4.5 team that placed second at the USA League Tennis Championships in Princeton.   In May 2004, Andy was inducted into the Mercyhurst College Athletics Hall of Fame.


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"A couple years ago I moved back to Fairview after living in Laguna Beach, CA for ten years. As soon as I stepped foot into Lake Shore Country Club I knew I was back home."
- Michael Kupniewski