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Carl Lokko

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Position: Associate Tennis Professional

Joined High Point: 2011

A native of Ghana Africa, Carl came to the USA in 2007. Carl started playing tennis at the age of 10 and realized that it was his passion. At one point, he was runner up in the Middlesex Tennis Tournament in the United Kingdom. When an injury prevented his playing, he decided to turn his focus to sharing his love of tennis with others through teaching.

Carl was contracted as a pro at La Beach Hotel Accra, Ghana for 11 years and traveled with teams all over Africa and the UK. He has also been on several radio sports talk shows in Ghana.

He has participated in: International Tennis Federation Clinics (Training), School Tennis In-Service Training USTA, Recreational Coach Workshop- Memorial Park Tennis Center Houston, Texas USTA, and completed the USTA 10 and Under Tennis Workshop.

 

One of Carl's coaching highlights was taking a junior player to the senior level to play ITF tournaments and to also play in the Ghana Davis Cup. 

Carl is a member of the Accra Lawn Tennis Club, USTA, and USPTA. He is married with 5 children and one grandson.