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Ben Hestley


Ben Hestley’s passion for tennis can be seen from his many accomplishments but most importantly from the great results he produces. Mr. Hestley is the Director of Tennis at Druid Hills Golf Club. He has earned the PTR Master of Tennis in Performance and USPTA Elite Professional certifications.  In 2016, Ben was honored with the PTR Georgia State Member of the Year and USPTA Southern Tennis Teaching Professional Award.  His volunteerism includes service as Chair of USTA Georgia Junior Team Tennis Committee and a member of the Georgia Tennis Professionals Committee. Ben is an active Board Member of the Atlanta Youth Tennis & Education Foundation.  He is often seen working with Junior players and has coached multiple Junior Team Tennis State Champions.  USTA Georgia is honored to recognize Ben Hestley as our Spotlight Volunteer of the Month.

Pell City, AL
Wife - Heather, 2 Kids - Turner & Sophia
Favorite TV Show
"The Thundermans" - it's my son's favorite show so now it's also mine!
Diehard Fan Of What Sports Team
Auburn Tigers
Favorite City To Travel
Anywhere in the mountains
Best Part Of Your Game
Dream Doubles Match Would be Me And ....
Roger Federer. He's the GOAT and a genuinely nice person.
When I'm Not Playing Tennis, I'm ....
Playing with my kids, fishing.
Favorite Tennis Memory
Leading a group of kids that won the JTT State Championships when they were in 10U, 12U, & 14U 




Poll of the Week

Which player are you most looking forward to watching at the 2018 BB&T Atlanta Open?

Frances Tiafoe
Jack Sock
John Isner
Keys/Stephens exhibition
Nick Krygios